March 4, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES III • Page 15 ust in time for bathing suit season! Bring balance to your body and your life. The Pilates method, developed by Joseph Pilates, is a total body workout for men and women of any age. It produces longer, leaner muscles without weight room bulk. Pilates improves your posture and flexibility while making you feel energized and challenged. With over 500 exercises to choose from your workouts are always fresh and new. Pilates Place is a fully equipped studio. Your sessions will include work on Reformer, Tower, Cadillac, Chair, Ladder Barrel as well as mat work. The instruction you will receive at Pilates Place stands apart from other exercise modalities in terms of the personal attention you will receive. Pilates requires precise movement patterns, therefore it is essential the method is learned under direct supervision. In less supervised settings Natalie Bray and Julie Tafuri incorrect form can lead to less effective workouts and possible injury. Whether you are a solo client, or in a semi-private session of no more than three individuals, owners Natalie Bray and Julie Tafuri along with their staff of exceptional instructors will make sure your workouts are the best they can be! Julie and Natalie offer comprehensive, professional training designed to meet any particular individual’s needs. Coming this summer, Pilates Place will be offering spin-lates, Pilates mat classes and Lottie Burke (barre work). Get your Pilates, cardio and strength training all under one roof. Established in 2003, Pilates Place of Franklin Lakes, NJ looks forward to hearing from you. Classes are by appointment and we are open seven days a week with daytime and evening hours. We are conveniently located in the Market Basket shopping center. Please give us a call at (201) 891-5285 and schedule a complimentary session today. F O CUS on Franklin Lakes Businesses Allen & Allen Insurance: Helping to protect PILATES PLACE, the place where what’s important to you since 1924 change is happening! A J llen & Allen Insurance offers you low prices, personalized service, and choices. When it comes to insurance it is important to work with someone you trust. Since 1924 the community has entrusted Allen & Allen with all its insurance needs. Allen & Allen Insurance Agency provides a full line of products for auto, home, health, life, business, and motorcycle. The agency represents over 15 insurance companies including Travelers, Mercury, Progressive, The Hartford, Electric Insurance Company, AIG, and many others. “We work with several insurance companies to obtain the best coverage for our personal and business clients at the lowest cost possible price,” says Jeff Allen. “Because we represent so many insurance carriers, we feel our agency offers what direct writers can’t: personalized service, convenient locations, comCynthia Van Seeters, Jeff Allen and Lora Malen petitive pricing, and choices.” Jeffrey Allen and Peter Allen own and operate both branches of the agency. The original office, located at 228 Boulevard in Hasbrouck Heights, was opened in 1924. The Franklin Lakes office is located at 801 Franklin Avenue (at the Colonial Road traffic light). Feel free to stop into any location to discuss your insurance needs. New at Allen & Allen: We would like to welcome Lora Malen and Paula Douglas, CPCU, to our team. They both bring years of insurance experience to our agency. We also want to welcome AIG Agency Auto and Travelers commercial insurance products. Our web page is new this year. You can now get real-time auto quotes at Log on today to see if you could save money. Allen & Allen Insurance Agency insures thousands of cars, homes and businesses throughout the State of New Jersey and New York. If you are already a client of ours, thank you for your business. If you would like to become a client, please call, log on, or stop into our office for your free quote today. Phone: (201) 891-8790. Web address: he difference between a house and a home is the attention to detail,” according to Lenny Turi and Larry LoVecchio, principals of L & L Builders and Developers. “Our mission is to provide the highest level of craftsmanship and service to every customer at a competitive price.” L & L Builders and Developers specializes in custom luxury homes and major renovations, including finished basements, home theaters, wine cellars, and historical homes. The company manages to blend the old and the new, providing Old World craftsmanship while using the latest technologies and materials. When you choose L & L Builders and Developers as your custom home builder, you work directly with Lenny and Larry. “Our preference is a hands-on approach, which our clients appreciate,” they add. L & L Builders understands that building a home is one of the most significant investments a homeowner will make in his or her lifetime and the company guarantees your home will get the attention it deserves. Every new home begins with a vision. Whatever your dream home is, L & L Builders is certain your vision is as unique and individual as you are. From the vision to the finishing touches, L & L Builders will attend to every detail. Over the years, L & L Builders has assembled a team of highly skilled, experienced professionals who have spent the past 15 years turning visions into reality. “Our secret to success is really no T L & L Builders and Developers Corp. secret,” the partners assert. “Throughout our years of experience, we have sought the finest employees, sub-contractors and suppliers available. These craftsmen and vendors have stood the test of time and have earned our trust — as we will earn yours.” New homes constructed by this company are accompanied by a 10-year guarantee. L & L stands behind its work long after the project has been completed. Both Lenny and Larry are long time Franklin Lakes residents with strong ties to the community. They recently built a professional office building in the downtown area of Franklin Lakes, which houses their current operations. Many clients have either seen Lenny and Larry’s work elsewhere or are have already experienced L & L Builders’ work firsthand. The company has earned the reputation of its trademark: “Unwavering Attention to Detail.” The result is a custom built home that will be a reflection of who you are, and one that will see generations of family traditions born and carried on. Despite the recent downturn in the housing and stock markets, L & L sees this as a tremendous opportunity to build a new home. Reduced home prices coupled with low interest rates are making it attractive to acquire quality locations at discounted prices. Competitive sub-contractor prices and a decline in raw material and commodities prices are making construction costs more affordable. L & L Builders and Developers is cur- Lenny Turi and Larry LoVecchio rently building three brand new luxury custom homes in Franklin Lakes, which are in various stages of construction. Prospective clients are cordially invited to make an appointment to visit the job site to learn more. L & L Builders and Developers is based at 841 Franklin Avenue in Franklin Lakes Suite #6. For additional information, visit online at or call Larry @ (201) 741-5400 or Lenny @ (201) 274-6800.