Amberwoods Residents – Please tell us about your favorite vendors using the Contact Us form, and we will include them below.  As Amberwoods of Great Falls residents provide personal recommendations, this page will be continually revised to include vendors in additional categories.  If your child would like to babysit or walk dogs, let us know and we will add a note on the secure Amberwoods of Great Falls family Directory.

The Amberwoods of Great Falls HOA provides the information contained herein for the purpose of exchanging contractor references between homeowners.  Amberwoods of Great Falls HOA does not certify the validity of the information and does not assume any risk or liability associated with its use.  Homeowners should perform their own due diligence in the selection of any contractors.

Auto Service

Dranesville Auto Service

11800 Leesburg Pike
Herndon, VA 20170

Auto inspection and repair for U.S. and foreign vehicles. Family-owned auto service since 1946.

…HONEST and fairly-priced auto repair shop to trust with your car.
Recommended by N. Johnson

Carpet, Upholstery, Tile, Water-damage Cleaning

Luna Red Carpet Steam Cleaning Service

Family-owned and operated, Licensed & Insured. This company was highly recommended by members of nextdoor.greatfalls.

Luis Luna fulfilled our need for ’emergency service’ carpet cleaning and did a really fine job for us. He was professional in every way, respectful of our home, and price was reasonable. We will use him again and again! Recommended by N. Johnson

Chimney Cleaning/Repair

SweepMasters Professional Chimney Services

3057 Nutley Street
Fairfax, VA 22031
Offering chimney and fireplace services and air duct cleaning.

They did nice job cleaning my chimney and repairing my Chimney Crown. They inspected my chimney. It was in better shape than I anticipated. Correspondingly, the repairs were less than I anticipated and they didn’t offer me services I didn’t need. Their price was reasonable. They arrived on time and cleaned-up after themselves.
Recommended by Ed Phillips

Computer Service/Packaging-Shipping/Printing and Office Services

Office Express

9907 Georgetown Pike
Great Falls, VA 22066

Offering services for home and office: Printing, typing, computer repair/upgrades, packaging and shipping via UPS and FedEx

These fine owners who have provided excellent service to Great Falls for 20+years make every effort to satisfy customers with expertise and a smile.
Recommended by N. Johnson

Duct Cleaning

A Plus-Duct Cleaning

Woodbridge and Manassas locations
(703) 595-4030

Due to many 2020 Summer days with high temps and high humidity, mold formed around two ceiling registers. Contacting Edwin Alfaro at A Plus-Duct Cleaning was recommended and Hugo Hernandez came on site to inspect HVAC ducts and confirmed that no duct cleaning was necessary! His expertise, full explanation, suggested remedy, and honesty is rare in any industry. Next time ducts need cleaning, this is a company to call.
Recommended by N. Johnson


Service Specialties, Inc

14522-B Lee Road
Chantilly, VA 20151

Since 1987 this family-owned company has offered HVCA repair/replacement as well as plumbing services. Look for discounts/specials on their website and Angie’s list.

Our Amberwoods home benefits from excellent SSI service to repair and eventually replace both HVAC systems. Chis ‘Bacon’ Charbonneau thoroughly discussed options and discount pricing. Servicemen and installers are respectful of homeowner property and worked well with each other for clean and efficient installation with very little inconvenience to us.
Recommended by N. Johnson

Insulation and Mold Issues

Prudent Homes

3012 PS Business Center Dr
Woodbridge, VA – Prince William County 22192
(703) 361-7600

Serious mold issue developed in our attic in 2018’s hot/wet Summer requiring immediate attention. Over a 2-day period, David Sampson and Javier applied their expertise to remove old insulation, replace/repair attic ducts, added baffles now required building code for energy efficiency, cleaned core ducts, ceiling vents and replaced vent covers. At end of each day, our home was immaculate — as though no workmen had been there. Air is now clean, fresh, & safe. No wonder this company has earned Angie’s List Super Service Award 8 times in 11 years! Homeowner is well served by these honorable and experienced workers..
Recommended by N. Johnson

Fine Jewelry

Adeler Jewelers

772 Walker Road
Great Falls, VA 22066

A heartbeat of Great Falls, custom designed fine jewelry, coveted AGS designation, provides jewels to red-carpet celebrities,‘gives back’ to this community again and again.
Recommended by N. Johnson

Garage Door Repair/Replacement

Aero Garage Door, Inc.

Broken Springs Repaired. Broken cables replaced. Garage door openers installed. New Garage Doors installed. All Makes & Models Repaired.

In the past 24 years, we have replaced motors and springs and eventually replaced both garage doors. Quick response, good work, quality product from Aero.
Recommended by N. Johnson

Jorge Sandoval


Providing professional garage door replacement.

Jorge works for a professional garage door company and has done many garage doors in our neighborhood. Excellent work.
Recommended by Jun Wu

Ice Cream and Fresh Dairy & Bread Products

The Creamery

Great Falls Village Center (between the Old Brogue and Adeler Jewelers)

Ice cream, fresh eggs/cream/butter/yogurt, bread/pastry (from nearby bakeries)

Delicious variety of flavors and best hot fudge sauce!
Recommended by N. Johnson

Lawn Mow, Gutter/Downspout Clear, Mulch/Weeds, Tree/Shrub Trim, Snow Plow

C&M Lawn Care & Tree Service

Weekly Mowing, Mulching/Weeding, Gutter Cleaning, Spring/Fall Cleaning, Pruning & Planting, Seeding & Aerating, Tree & Shrub Trimming, AND snow plowing

For several years, Cesar has provided reliable, efficient and friendly service at affordable pricing. Recommended by N. Johnson

Jose E Ramos Landscaping Service

571-505-6127 English
571-221-5995 Spanish
Mowing and landscaping, including cutting trees and shrubs. Free estimates. Reasonable Prices for Residential and Commercial

Jose gave us a very reasonable price to remove a HUGE tree and worked tirelessly with his team to provide almost immediate service. We will definitely use him again for tree trimming/cutting and seriously consider changing our lawn-mowing contractor. Jose provides lawn service to several Amberwoods residents, and we thank Martha & Enrique Bouchot for recommending him. N. Johnson is now recommending him to YOU!

Victor Landscapes

P O Box 1078
Sterling, VA 20167

Mowing, hedge trimming, lawn aeration, mulching

Provides professional mow & blow services for four homes on eastern half of Holly Briar Lane. Very affordable. We have used this service for several years and are very pleased with results. Recommended by E. Phillips


Walpole Woodworkers
Walpole Outdoors

Outstanding quality for mailboxes, and MUCH more for your garden!

The shop at one time was in Great Falls but now in Maryland. Fine mailboxes and posts, but many beautiful accouterments for exterior of your home!
Recommended by N. Johnson

MailboxExpress Inc.


Manufacturers of high quality rural mailbox posts and installations and repair since 1995.

Many old Amberwoods mailboxes have been replaced thanks to discounting in 2017. Your HOA recommends you consider this upgrade!.

Exterior & Interior Painting

Kellco Custom Painting

Fairfax, Virginia
Contact John Kelliher at 1-703-975-6785

Our home siding was painted in 2020. The crew was very professional and did clean work. They used high quality paint and pricing was competitive. They started and finished the job on time. We are very happy with them! Recommended by C. Tavassoli

Roof Cleaning

Roof Real Clean

Roof, gutter, exterior chimney cleaning service. High recommendation by Angie’s List as of August 2020.

Amberwoods annual inspection reminded me to check the exterior condition of our chimney. Roof Real Clean representative Mr. Fonseca was very pleasant and expertly cleaned the chimney so thoroughly it looks like it did 33 years ago when the house was built.
Recommended by Bob Jackson/blockquote>

Shoe/Leather Accessories & Repair

Pauls Shoe Repair

9903 Georgetown Pike
Great Falls, VA 22066
Shoe and Boot Repair; Golf Shoe Conversion and Resoling; Leather, Handbag, Luggage Repair and Sales

Was on nextdoor.greatfalls when someone asked for recommendation for best place to have shoes repaired. Just like our family, many Great Falls residents have been happy with  Paul’s services since 1987! Recommended by N. Johnson


Kim’s Tailoring

Safeway Shopping Center
9897 Georgetown Pike
Great Falls, VA 22066

Counting ‘heartbeats’ in Great Falls? Count on Mr. Kim for best tailoring of clothes for men, women, children.

Was on nextdoor.greatfalls when someone asked where to find an exceptional tailor. The cheers for Mr. Kim quickly multiplied — and for good reason — since he IS the best, always  cooperative and a friend to this community! Recommended by N. Johnson

Watch and Clock Repair & Sales

Herndon Clock & Watch Co

715 Pine Street • Herndon, Virginia 20170

Dung Lam, the founder of Herndon Clock & Watch Co., is a Twenty First Century Certified Watchmaker who has been providing expert watch repair and maintenance service to customers from all over Northern Virginia for over 32 years. He provides free estimates, restores old clocks & watches, stocks watch batteries, and has a wide variety of watches and clocks for sale.

Stop the world as you step inside Mr. Lam’s shop! Our family has purchased a variety of watches and clocks from him over the past 16 years and always satisfied.
Recommended by N. Johnson