River Falls Neighbor Recommended Contractors

The following list has been compiled from River Falls Listserv and is presented in alphabetical order.

Velma Lee (301) 661-6224

Icon Bridal Formal http://www.iconbridalformal.com/ (Darnestown Road)

Mr. Lee at Potomac Custom Tailor at 10240 River Rd, Potomac, MD 20854, (301) 983-0273.

Appliance Repair

Callas Appliance Service 240-602-3680 (refrigerators incl Sub Zero)

Metropolitan Services

Factor Appliances (ask for Adrian) https://www.yelp.com/biz/factor-appliance-rockville (Sub Zero)

Bettar Appliance (301) 949-2500

Total Appliances Service 3012746046


Lyn Lawson Lawson Interiors, jllawsonart@aol.com, (301) 633-5355 -hanging and procurement


Stella’s Bakery (Rockville)

Praline’s (Glen Echo)

Brick/Stone Mason/Hardscaping

The King’s Masons (Richard Baker, president- office secretary is Mimi)

Francisco Mendoza (masonry) 202-813-5688

Premier Hardscapes (Gerry Shaffer) 301-922-8163 / g.shaffer@msn.com. (2 reccs)

Frank Pereira (flagstone repair/replacement) 301-252-0355. (2 reccs)

DO NOT USE: R&D Masonry

Organic Butcher of McLean



Watkins Cabinets (x 2 recommendations)

Car Detailing

Dan Batt 301-503-9233 (addictedtodetail@aol.com)

Smart Choice Mobile Auto Detailing (Will) 202-670-7725

Car Repair

Tony’s Auto Body 1818 Chapman Ave, Rockville 301-881-8670  • Work 301-996-6387  • Mobile

Calfax Motors (Sherri) 12259 Nebel St., Rockville, MD 20852 ‭(301) 881-0403‬

In and Out Autobody 301-340-0393

Solution Auto Center 240-477-6103

Zamora’s 773 E Gude Dr, Rockville MD 20850 301-294-1303

Han’s Auto Center 301 977 4484 8509 Citation Dr, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Carpet Cleaning

Remarkable Difference: http://www.remarkabledifferencecarpet.com/ (recc’d by many people)

Crown Carpet 301-540-5525

Guarantee Carpet (Ryan) 301-258-7300

Normandy Carpet Cleaning 301-258-7300

Carpet Installation
Georgetown Carpet http://www.georgetowncarpet.com/

Marco Sotelo  240 832- 4244  allflooring.n.remodeling@gmail.com


Vince Bryant (Bryant Chimney, LLC) bryantchimney@verizon.net, 301-680-0488- multiple recommendations

Gilbert Revolorio- will replace chimney caps if fallen off

Johnson’s Chimney: http://www.johnsonchimney.com/


Simon’s Shoe Repair 1309 Old Chain Bridge Road, McLean 22101 (703-893-8782)


Marble Systems, Inc. in Merrifield, VA

East West Marble in Chantilly
Nelson Construction (Nelson Acensio), www.nelsonsgranitetops.com, 301-324-2020 (o), 202-253-9059 (cell), nelson.construction01@gmail.com


Post Designers and Builders (Dennis Baker) 703-369-3677 postdesignersandbuilders.com

Anthony Wilder Design Build. 301-907-0100 talk to Mary, JP or Anthony  Www.Anthonywilder.com


Deck Repair

Gilbert Revolorio- power washing and staining. Cell  240-388-6305
RD Nanz Contracting (Bob Nanz) 252.365.0521; rdncinc@gmail.com; http://www.rdnanzcontracting.com/

Sundecks, Inc. (Dennis Baker, Pres.) 703-392-5555 www.sundecksinc.com

Dishwasher Repair
Appliance Builders Wholesalers 8951 Brookville Rd, Silver Spring 20910 301-589-1445 ext 213 (Kenita Knight)

Bettar Appliance 301-949-2503 (multiple reccs)

Reddix Appliance 301-384-5974 (“Tony”)

Disney Concierge
April Tan (Glass Slipper Concierge) april@glassslipperconcierge.com 301-275-0341

Dry Cleaners

Perfectly Pressed

Crease Cleaners (Kevin Coleman)- picks up and delivers

Country Squire (in the Village)


Jaffe Electric

Trunnell Electric Bill Turner 301-258-8300

Carlos Froilan FDC Electrical Contractor (202) 247-0256 carlosfroilan@aol.com

JLS Electrical Services Joey Sauls 571-205-4245

Augustin Wiring (Fred Augustin) 301-785-5125 augustinwiringinc@verizon.net

Bob McCathran 301-869-6140

Alex Muravchic 240-481-9713

Kevin Harris 301-351-7675
White Diamond Electric  301-748-3243  Iwhite4998@aol.com

Estate Planning Legal Advisors

Catherine Rafferty 202-246-8445

Bob Coyne 301-281-5013
Jeffrey Kolender (Paley Rothman, Bethesda)

Exterminators (see also Pest Control)
Bug Enforcement Agency (Kim Taylor)- 301-273-5809, KimTaylorBEA@outlook.com

Fence Repair

Capital Fence 301-972-8400

Evergreen 301-570-2211

Frederick Fence 1-800-49-FENCE http://www.frederickfence.com – multiple good reviews

Phoenix Fence and Deck (Jeff Rogers)

Pedro Lopez 240-505-6492

Mike’s Fences (Mike Sexton) 301-325-3777

Fireplace Conversion

Acme Stove Company in Gaithersburg:  http://acmestove.com/
The Fireplace Shop, 16165 Shady Grove Rd, Gaithersburg 20877 301-948-7695

Gary Woodward

AC Moore (Rockville Pike)
Chesapeake Framing (Kensington)
Buchanan and Kiguel (Old Town Alexandria, pricey)

Furniture Reupholstering
Reed McCullough Reupholstery   301-984-7916    www.reedupholstery.com
Yi’s Interiors http://www.yisinterior.com/

Furniture Refinishing
Jerome Warden (Jerry)- jeromewarden@verizon.net; home 703-497-2923 cell 703-846-8187
“Timo”: cell 703-408-3134 or 703-241-1773
Ballen’s Furniture Service (Beltsville) 301-931-0004; Ballensfurniture@hotmail.com; Cell: 301-704-1113
Harry C. Jonhson and Son; 431 E. Diamond Ave, Suite G, Gaithersburg  301-948-8686


Richard Waters, 301 672 3765– the best, seems to be the go-to guy for RF!!

Francisco Mayrink 301-801-4437

Carlos Rodriguez 240-421-7467

Stanley Naudus http://www.stanleytnaudus.com/- does painting, window cleaning, gutters, deck, plumbing/electrical, window and door installation- FYI, charge a fee to come out to look at your job

Hardscaping See “Brick” above


Hoffackers 301-972-0017 (Gaithersburg)

Germantown Heating and Air Conditioning 301-926-4407

Rod Miller HCAC 301-587-1517

All Pro Services 301-808-6800

Condon Reed

Garage Door Repair

Beltway Garage Doors 301-877-1500

Billy Doors, Inc 301-367-9160

Academy Door 703-541-0300; (703) 255-8655

Glass/Window Repair
Campbell Glass: http://www.campbellglassmd.com/– does shower door replacement
District Window and Glass Repair, 202-489-9100, 301-333-0888, dean@districtwindowandglassrepair.com

Gutter Cleaning

Gilbert Revolorio- works with 2 sons. Cell  240-388-6305

Tom Pitsenberger 301-530-5215

Interior Design

Jenna Steckler (RF resident)  301-841-7384 jenna@jsinteriorsllc.com

Anne Walker (also RF resident) www.annewalkerdesign.com


Kaufman Jewelers (Park Potomac)

Landscaping/Lawn Care
Chuck Dod –  cdodlandscaping.com  703-241-2090
Fine Earth- Judith Peterson 301-972-8810
Landis Scapes, Inc- Mike Landis- 703-329-1908

Green Turf (Jason) (301-990-9256)- lawn care

Natural Lawn https://naturalawn.com/rockville-md

Lighting (Outdoor)

Nite Lites (Constantine Pergantis) http://www.nite-lites.com/framesetnite.htm, (301) 252-1926; (301) 762-5444

Vernon Daniel Associates (703) 361-5525

Enlightened Lighting 7036365225 or 703-454-8301 (specifically, Patrick Harders)

Lighting (Indoor/Repair)

Lamps Unlimited (McLean)

Gaylord Lamps and Shades 5272 River Road 301-986-9680

Prime Executive, http://primeexecutive.com/

Rockville Lock and Key (Moeshi) 301-204-4204

Mailbox Repair

Chris Eccker @ 570-259-2637


Town and Country Movers

Jake’s Moving Company 301-424-1394 (small jobs, 3h minimum)

For Car Shipping:

All American Trucking & Transport, Inc www.moveauto.com 650-777-0933; 1-800-886-7135

Notary public


Wells Fargo

Jose Diaz (240) 753-4179

JWC Corporation (Jack Costello) 301-529-5891
First Class Painting (John DeVincente)  301-706-9611 (multiple reccs)

Francisco Mayrink- Cell 301-801-4437, Home 301-622-2078, franmayr51@hotmail.com (also does cabinets) → multiple recommendations, does wallpaper too

LG total Remodeling (Luis Garcia) 301-404-2721
Vidal Villaroel (240) 304-0091

Pest Control

AT+R trapping (Phil Artizzone) Office 301-681-3965
American Pest Control

Humane Trapping  https://www.humanetrapping.com/

Adcock’s Trapping https://www.adcockstrapping.com/

Trap Pro  301-229-8727

Pet Care/Boarding

Pet and Home Care www.petandhomecare.com

Piano Lessons

Samantha Meeks (703) 863-3501  sammydawn55@hotmail.com

Bella Beletsky-Shik (RF resident)

Piano Tuner
Norman Brickman, potomacpiano@verizon.net, 301-455-7788


Bill Breen “the plumber” 240 – 382 – 4255
Maryland Plumbing (301) 990-2891.

Jack Hamm hammsplumbing@hotmail.com

Power Washing
Window Genie (Dan)  301.933.0433


“Lem” from Preplan Designs preplandesigns@gmail.com  703-898-4329

Roof Replacement

Richard Taylor-  301-775-8066.
American Custom Contractors (www.americancustomcontractors.com)

Shoe Repair

(See Cobbler above)



TW Perry (Gaithersburg)
Perfect Fit Shutters (perfectfitshutters.com)

Gilbert Revolorio (see “Gutters”) will install shutters that are preordered/premade

Siding Repair

Lansing Building Products (Kyle Watson) 301-674-3672

Sprinkler Systems

Heads Up Irrigation (Neal Hamilton) – 301.924.6400. (multiple reccs)

Stone Mason (see “brick” above)


Bernardo Vallefuoco – 301-881-8483 (multiple reccs)

David Mashin  240  286 2976 (small jobs)

Lee Sweitzer 443-472-2868 (grout and caulking)

Tree Trimming
Bartlett Tree Experts (301) 881-8550/ 301-943-6031 (c) (Michael DeGregorio) mdegregorio@bartlett.com  
(Multiple recommendations)
Chapingo (301) 646-2516
Francis Lawnservice (301) 330-4432
Cheo Tree & Landscaping (240) 261-6217
JC Tree Service (240) 988-2130

Bartlett Tree

Branches Tree Experts

Adirondack Tree Experts

TV Repair
Rance Hitt 240-381-9460, rancehitt@gmail.com

Vent Cleaning

Swift Vents (Jeremy Caple) 301-806-4740 (c)

Water Damage/Mold

Pete  Hanson (petehanson@comcast.net), (301) 908-0325, 416 Southview Ave, Silver Spring, MD  20905- only does testing for mold, not remediation

Flood Doctors- do initial cleanup only, bill your homeowners’ insurance directly

Triad Waterproofing (Mike Degirolamo) https://www.triadbasementwaterproofing.com/

Water Heater

Tankless Concepts  http://www.tanklessconcepts.com/

Window Cleaning

Best Window  443-681-7573

Gilbert Revolorio. Cell  240-388-6305

Lon Meier, Meier Cleaning Services, (301) 854-5640.
Kevco 301-258-9750
Congressional Window Cleaning 301-294-3353
Kleanko Window Cleaners (Mike Klimenko) 443-994-0160

Window Replacement

Richard Taylor-  301-775-8066.

Jose Diaz (240) 753-4179

** See also “shutters” **