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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


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

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

Home Renovation

The Gladwin Company

P O Box 345
Fairfax, VA 22038

Small, independent contractor for renovation or new construction of kitchen, bath, deck, windows/doors, sun-rooms, screened porches, and basements. If he can’t help you, he will recommend trusted excellent companies to work with you.

James Gladwin has done several excellent upgrades inside and outside our Amberwoods home…friendly, respectful, works ‘clean’ with professional attention to detail.
Recommended by N. Johnson

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

Plumbing/Drain Cleaning

F.J. Hooks Plumbing, Inc.

10650 Main St Ste #104
Fairfax, VA 22030
9511 Sudley Manor Drive
Manassas, VA 20109-3343

Plumbing: Repair AND New Construction

Brady Hooks is 2nd generation of family-owned F.J.Hooks Plumbing. We are 100% happy with their reputation and results over several years. Recommended by N. Johnson.

L&G Drain Cleaning, Plumbing Repair and Flood Restoration

Leebrad, Springfield, VA 22151

Drain Cleaning, Plumbing Repair, Structural/flood restoration

Plumbing exit drains can clog even with normal use. Main exit drains from house to street can be blocked by roots/debris. Service received was quick and professional with attention to detail and customer satisfaction. Check out YELP comments. Recommended by N. Johnson

Shoe, Leather and Luggage Repair; High Quality Luggage Sales

Paul’s Shoe Repair & Leather Accessories

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. Like our family, So 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