Magic of Mahwah Find courtesy and convenience at Hampshire Self Storage o you have something that needs to be stored outside of your home or office? Hampshire Self Storage can help. Enjoy the flexibility of month-to-month leases, free carts to transport large or heavy items, and impeccable customer service. Manager Joel Graves adds that Hampshire Self Storage provides 24-hour digital video surveillance and a well-lighted parking area. Clients choose their own personal identificaJason McCauley and Joel Graves tion numbers for access. The facility has four entrances, two of which have keypads. The extra-wide circular driveway offers plenty of room and maneuverability, and there is ample space inside, with three floors and over 1,000 storage units. Joel explains that many local businesses and sales representatives store merchandise at Hampshire Self Storage for convenience. Local residents find the facility a boon, especially when they are moving. Joel notes that moving supplies, including boxes, packing materials, and tape can be purchased in the office. Hampshire Self Storage, which was previously Raia Self Storage, is very involved in the local community, and sponsors the Mahwah Ambulance Corps and Fire Department. The facility is also a collection site for Toys for Tots. Charities and businesses are invited to ask about VIP pricing. Please call to learn about our future fundraisers in April and May as well as our monthly storage specials. Hampshire Self Storage is located at 100 Micik Lane in Mahwah (off Franklin Turnpike one mile north of Kinchley’s). Phone (201) 512-0400 for information or visit Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9-6; Thursday, 9-8; and weekends, 10-4. Units are accessible from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. March 25, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES IV • Page 17 Mahwah Tree can handle any job rees add value to every landscape, offering protection from the elements, splashes of vibrant color, and all-important curb appeal. But any homeowner knows that taking care of trees properly can be a huge responsibility. Mahwah Tree, located at 160 Franklin Turnpike, Mahwah, is ready to help. Partners Tim Sheekey of Waldwick and Dave Weidmuller of Oakland have spent the last 11 years in business together, caring for local landscapes and providing knowledgeable tree care for homeowners throughout the area. Tim Sheekey and Dave Weidmuller These local residents are pleased to put their expertise to work for you, helping clients get the work done properly at a reasonable price. “Cutting trees isn’t the only thing we do,” Tim explains. “We have a full-service tree care company. “We will prune trees, offer advice on plant health care, and provide removal services when necessary. Mahwah Tree also provides spraying and fertilization programs.” Tim is registered with the DEP as a licensed pesticide applicator. Tim is a certified arborist through the ISA – the International Society of Arborculture – an educational achievement that enhances Mahwah Tree’s professionalism. “As a certified arborist I’m able to diagnose problems and make recommendations to save trees or remove them,” Tim explains. Anyone who is considering tree work, but is concerned about their overall landscape should note that Mahwah Tree recently invested in state-of-the-art equipment that has been specifically designed to reduce the impact of tree work on homeowners’ properties. Tim and Dave care about your trees and landscaping and are proud of their perfect safety record – quite an accomplishment over 11 years. But they would never take a risk: “We carry workers’ compensation and liability insurance,” Tim states. The combination of up-to-date equipment and knowledgeable, professional owners makes Mahwah Tree an excellent choice for jobs – large or small. Call Tim and Dave at (201) 236-2429 or (201) 684-1700 for a free consultation today. D T Mention this article to receive 10% off through April 15, 2009. North East Productions: Find a great place to temporarily hang your hat orth East Productions has been offering corporate travelers, vacationers, and others in need of transitional housing, fully-furnished apartments as a cozy and convenient alternative to extended-stay hotel rooms. Founder and President Gaye Fontoura notes that her apartments have one to two bedrooms each and include a full range of amenities, such as fast Internet service, and free phone service that features unlimited long-disGaye Fontoura tance calls within the United States. The monthly rent includes utilities (heat, electricity, water, wireless Internet and cable TV). Gaye has thought of every detail: each apartment comes with a full complement of linens and appliances, including a microwave, DVD, VCR, and TV. These fully furnished, well-decorated, and immaculately maintained apartments are located in Midland Park, Ramsey, and Ridgewood. Travelers have easy access to New York City via Routes 17 and 80, and by public transportation. Optional maid service is available upon request. The Ramsey-based apartments include access to a state-of-the-art gym and a short walk to the Ramsey train station. “I’ve been in this business for 22 years and have had many return customers,” says Gaye. “People come from Sweden, India, and Germany – we are global!” Short- and long-term rents are competitive – much lower than local hotels and competitors. “This is a great value, and in this economy, you need great value,” Gaye adds. Major credit cards are accepted. Visit online at or call (201) 995-0499 or (201) 315-5085 for additional information. N ward-winning decorator Susan Tenny, C.I.D., provides a complete inhome or in-office interior decorating service by bringing thousands of samples of drapery fabrics, furniture, carpet and area rugs, wall coverings, and accessories directly to her clients. She then is able to design the room in the client’s own lighting and existing furnishings. “Working this way tends to be very comfortable for the client as they can really see what works in the room, plus it’s a huge time-saving convenience.” Susan specializes in “Lifestyle Design,” which is all about the client’s personal style, taste, functional needs, and budget. “My clients really enjoy working with a knowledgeable decorator who is the owner of the company, rather than trying to select pieces by themselves with only the aid of a salesperson who may not be around when your order is supposed to be placed. “We don’t charge design fees or hourly Susan Tenny, C.I.D. rates nor do we have ‘minimums.’ I pride myself on my ability to work within my clients’ budget, custom designing the room for function, comfort, beauty, cohesiveness, and flow. By taking careful measurements and making floor plans, we avoid expensive mistakes. We handle all the details, ordering, and scheduling, and are personally on-site to supervise installation and delivery. We follow up with our clients afterwards, as their complete satisfaction is of the utmost importance. “My clients are working directly with a small business owner who has the power of a large established company behind her,” she adds. “Unlike a store, we have no inventory or loyalty to a particular manufacturer. We listen to our clients and put their needs first as we make our choices from hundreds of vendors.” Susan is ready to help clients with projects of any size, whether it’s just one window treatment, a room that needs one or two updates, or a large-scale makeover. Call (201) 327-2207 for a complimentary 90-minute consultation. INTERIORS by Decorating Den comes to you A