Neighbor Businesses

Carrie Carter (Kansai Treasures) creating one-of-a-kind jewelry

Build community connections and contribute to the hyper-local economy by supporting these neighbors’ businesses!

Businesses are listed in alphabetical order by category and then name.

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Arts and Crafts

Bertie’s Art Studio
Bertie LoPiccolo, Hanover St
Offer: Summer Art Camps; After school, snow days, MCPS early release and Holidays classes; Art themed birthday parties; Ladies’ Craft Nights; in the fall, NEW Home school classes for groups; Girl Scout art badges.
Email | Phone: 202-487-8959

Kansai Treasures
Carrie Carter, Elkhart St
One of a kind jewelry handcrafted with chiyogami paper.
Etsy | Instagram

Maureen Garrett, Seminary Rd
Hats and head wraps for every occasion
Etsy | Email

Carpentry and Furniture Repair

Sarot Woodworking
Fine Carpentry • Cabinetmaking • Antiques Restoration • Furniture Repair
Michel Sarot, Hanover St
Michel Sarot is a cabinetmaker and antiques restorer trained in Belgium. He has more than 30+ years of experience working with many different styles, crafting custom pieces from built-in shelves to chests to coffee tables. He can repair damaged pieces that seem irretrievable—such as chair legs gnawed off by a pet—and enjoys bringing the life back to old and worn-out furniture and cabinetry. He also offers tool sharpening services for competitive rates. 
Email | Phone: 301-378-8464

Termini Furniture Service
Phil Termini, Warren St
Furniture re-upholstering, refinishing and repair work. Items can be dropped off at our home for transport to our Gaithersburg location.
Website | Phone: 301-963-6600
Note: Phil made the Woodlin Wizard Weather Vane!

Painting, Home Renovations, and Handyperson Services

Alzate Painting
German Alzate, Lanier Dr
Small family construction company based in Silver Spring
Website | Email | Facebook | Instagram |
Phone: 301-442-4343

Giron’s Painting
Painting • Plaster work • Power wash • Minor work on carpentry • Small remodeling
David Giron, Luzerne Ave
Giron’s Painting was established in 1986 and has since been working all around the Woodside area. Before starting my business I worked for six years doing additions as a carpenter and now I specialize in painting, plaster work, power wash, minor work on carpentry, and small remodeling. Life is full of colors.
Email | Phone: 301-565-9406


Martha Vance Cello and Bass Studio  
Martha Vance, Louis Ave
Cello students, age 5 to adult, all levels. Beginning acoustic bass students age 6-7 and up; Bay Strings: musical entertainment for parties, weddings, soirées and other special events. Solo cello or string ensembles: duo, trio or quartet. Extensive repertoire of music including classical and popular; Solo cello therapeutic music.
Phone: 301-704-267

Miscellaneous Services

Alternative Resolutions, LLC
Turning Conflict Into Consensus
Ellen F. Kandell, Esq., President, Glen Ross Rd
Providing conflict resolution, facilitation and training services
Website | LinkedIn | Email | Phone: 301-588-5390

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