It’s time for a new “list” – please give me all of your HOUSE PAINTER recommendations!

These lists take a while to compile but they are very popular and ever-so-useful!   I have received several requests for recommendations of good painters lately so I figured it’s about time to ask the Aha! subscribers for help!

So…if you’ve had a good experience with house painters can you please send me as much of the following information as you have available?:… Read More »


Click here for the Electrician List

Update-June 2011: I just wanted to update this post to let everyone know that my opinion about Patrick Klein has not changed!  My power in my master bedroom and bathroom kept mysteriously disappearing so I called Patrick to help solve the mystery.   He and his assistant were able to get the power on immediately but were concerned about knowing the root cause. … Read More »

Swim Instructors

Click here for the compiled swim instructor recommendation list

This list took a while to compile because I had so many recommendations.   Thanks everyone for your contributions!!  Hopefully we can keep our swimmers safe and accident free this summer with the help of these instructors.  Click here for more details including all of the comments received from my original request.Read More »

Tree Services




Recent storms had Aha! Subscribers asking me about Tree Service Recommendations.   When I asked for your suggestions last week the first two recommendations were for Griffin Tree Service.   I needed a bit of tree work myself and my contact at my former Tree Service company is no longer there.  So…I called Darryl Griffin because of my friend Marcy’s glowing recommendation.  … Read More »

How Audra got a free roof – I’m totally serious!

I’m not kidding….I wanted to share the details with you so you can benefit from my knowledge and experience.   I have personally referred two friends who also received a “free” roof.  I wanted to verify they were as pleased as I was with Dr. Roof  before sharing with the Aha! Connection.


Here are the basic steps:

  1. I called Kirk Goodrick with Dr.
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