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Our Black Book

Our Black Book

Every one of these companies have earned a spot on this list. We are proud to know and refer them.


Animal Care

Ralston Vet: 6880 S 78th St Ralston 402-331-6322

You really do have a sense that the Vets truly care here. They all have great bedside manner, and I don’t feel “oversold” on products and services, which I totally appreciate.

Awards/Engraving/Promotional Products

Identity Marketing Group: Ann Pool 402-590-9070

Their service is over the top awesome. In addition to awards and engraving, they have a massive amount of marketing products that can be personalized. Overall, they are a fabulous company. Ask for Ann Pool.

Business Attorney

Sherrets, Bruno & Vogt LLC: Bob Sherrets 800-465-1249

We trust Bob as our Business Lawyer. He gives sound advice we feel like we can count on and responds quickly! Truly grateful for his service.

Carpet Cleaning

Advantage Carpet Cleaning 402-515-6983

The premier carpet cleaning service in the area! They also offer several other services with the same dedication and expertise. Such as carpet stretching, tile and grout work.

Charitable Giving

TAGG 402-715-5230

TAGG is one of the most genius organizations that I’ve encountered. Here’s what they are all about in their own words:
With TAGG, people can help schools, non-profits and teams of choice raise money without spending an extra dime, simply by downloading and using the free smartphone app: TAGG (Together A Greater Good. When the app is used to track purchases at participating businesses, these charitable-minded businesses will donate 5% of the purchase back to the customer’s organization of choice!*
Pretty, cool, huh? You can download it from their website which is http://www.togetheragreatergood.com/

The Hope Center for Kids

Hope Center for Kids provides needed love and support for the youth in our city. Young people get physically and spiritually fed. RE/MAX Results has been a proud supporter of theirs for many years.

Nebraska Humane Society 402-444-7800

At RE/MAX Results, we have a passion for making housing dreams a reality. Well, we also love seeing fur babies finding their perfect home. Nebraska Humane Society are dream makers for many fabulous creatures and happy adoptive pet parents. We know them to be an incredibly worthy cause to contribute to!

Chiropractor

Advanced Chiropractic & Neurology, PC: Dr. John McClaren 402-597-2869

Wow! If you suffer from low back pain or headaches, you need to check him out! This guy is practically a miracle worker.

Chocolate/Gift Store

The Cordial Cherry 402-679-3011

If you are looking for a gift that will absolutely “WOW” your recipient, this is your place! They have some of the world’s finest truffles and most amazing decorative chocolate covered cherries you’ll ever find!

Church

The Waters Edge, United Methodist Church 402-952-4473

This is where I go to get spiritually fed. I like it here because Pastor Craig Finnestad is a down-to-earth family guy who tells it like it is in a casual relaxed environment. It meets at 196th and Harrison Sundays at 9am and 10:30am.

Cosmetic Surgeons

Imagen: Frank Soto Leon, M.D. & Jennifer Tighe de Soto 402-509-8473

This husband and wife dynamic duo are amazing and offer an incredible selection of services to help you feel absolutely awesome in your skin. If you’ve been considering procedures that can help you feel like the best version of yourself, please talk to these talented and caring folks. You’ll be so glad you did!

Credit Card Processing

Integrity Merchant Solutions: Ben Jarecki 402-212-6699

If you’re a business that takes credit cards, you owe it to yourself to talk to Ben. Competitive rates, solid service, and no locked in long term contracts are what separate this company from the rest.

Custom Home Builders

Pohlad Custom Homes 402-445-0843

Pohlad Custom Homes has been building new-custom homes in Omaha and the surrounding communities since 1997. They take pride in providing value for their Homeowners through innovation, foresight, integrity and professionalism on each and every new home or project. It is their pledge to establish lasting relationships with their Homeowners by exceeding their expectations and gaining their trust through exceptional performance by every member of their construction team.

They believe in building successful partnerships with the Suppliers, Subcontractors, and Professional Associates who are involved in the construction process. Through this philosophy, they strive to ensure responsiveness, cost effectiveness and total satisfaction when the job is complete.

Escrow Closing and Title Company

Integrity Closing Company & Nebraska Title 402-861-9220

Integrity Closing Company partnered with Nebraska Title Company. Integrity Closing Company can help facilitate all your residential and commercial real estate closings. Having a responsive, reliable, service-oriented business partner handling your real estate transaction makes a huge positive difference in your experience. These are the folks you want doing it.

Essential Oils

Stacy Saltzman 402-968-0707 or Madonna Ritter 402-578-5153 (call or text)

Stacy and Madonna are excellent resources for essential oils! If you would like more information on how essential oils can benefit your health and make your home smell amazing, please reach out to these fabulous ladies!

Estate Buy & Clean Out

Forever Yesterday Exchange 402-708-5944

These folks are a locally owned company offering estate buy and clean out services. They remove all assets and leave the home in a “sale ready” state. Whether it is your personal property or that of a loved one, these are the people to trust. They will help you take care of all the trash, including hazardous chemicals and take the treasures found to their boutique located in West Omaha.

Financial Planning

MassMutual Financial Group: Wesley Siebert 402-343-8363

We have entrusted Wes for many of our financial decisions. We are grateful for him and the advice he gives.

Granite & Quartz

Ceramic Tile Works: 402-493-1567

This store rocks! I used them to get my new kitchen quartz. Their prices are super competitive, which is awesome. The most wonderful thing though was that I didn’t feel like I gave up service to get a great bid. The folks there are kind, professional, and knowledgeable. I’m a fan!

CKF https://www.ckfco.com/
10325 J St, Omaha, NE 68127 (402) 331-0500

Green Living / Supplies

Norwex: Brooke Ayoub 402-650-0246

If you’re looking for environmentally safe AND effective products for your work or home, give Brooke a call. Whether you want to make the world a better place through responsible choices or have interest in her products because you want to reduce the toxins in your life, this is the woman who will introduce you to a whole new way of doing things. Her positive energy is absolutely infectious in the most beautiful way!

Hair Stylist

Bella Mia Salon: Sarah Park 402-933-4900

When you want to look beautiful, she is the woman to see! I appreciate her a ton. If I’m having a good hair day, it is probably because of Sarah! Also, I could go on and on about what a wonderful human she is too. So if you’re going to be in a chair talking to someone for a couple hours for hair highlights, it is might as well be someone terrific to be around!

Home Inspection Services

SRE Home Inspections

3801 S 148th St, Omaha, NE 68144 (402) 970-1340

Home Standard Inspection Services

13512 Shongaska Rd, Omaha, NE 68112 (402) 392-2020

Home Warranty Company

Service One: 402-339-4357

Service One has been serving the Omaha area for over 25 years. This is the home warranty that we have carried on our homes that we have owned for the last decade.

2-10 Home Warranty: Lori Bonnstetter 402-536-0234

Home & Auto Insurance

Chastain Otis Insurance: Shannon Norman 402-880-6988

We have worked with a lot of insurance agents. Shannon is among the best. Call her for a quote! She has made many of our customers quite happy.

Husker Insurance: Adrain Diaz 402-540-3429

The wood roof on our house makes us a “special” case when it comes to insurance. Adrian found us a solid solution that we are grateful for.

House Cleaning

Cano Complete Cleaning Inc. 402-706-9345

Whether you do a one-time clean or a regularly scheduled plan, you will receive friendly service and love walking into your freshly cleaned home.

Interior Design

Interiors by Gail: Gail Little-Osberg 402-679-2399

Gail has an amazing eye and has great taste. Gail will take care of you and not gouge you in the process.

Landscaping

Lifetime Lawn and Landscape 402-203-6751

These guys are reliable and do good work at a fair price.

Locksmiths

Leapin Lizard Locksmiths 402-991-5327

WHO else has keys to YOUR home? For peace of mind make sure it's just YOU and give Leapin Lizard a call to make the change.

Massage Therapy

Massage Envy: 7010 Dodge St 402-551-3689 or 3525 N 147th St 402-991-0711

This is where we go to relax. Thank God for this place! Great people and wonderful environment. Our Favorite locations are 72nd and Dodge and 144th and Maple.

Media Company

Parkville Media: Pat Safford & Jill Thomas 402-413-1084

Are you a business that needs your story told? Pat and JT are just the media gurus to help you do that. It’s not enough to be the best service provider anymore, you also need a compelling message. Let them help you.

Mortgages/Refinances

First State Bank: Mike Mancuso 402-697-5559

Mike's been doing this for about three decades. Mike will give you solid conservative advice. He wants to be your mortgage lender for life, so he won't steer you wrong. He did our last couple of mortgages, and we were thrilled with his service levels. We know when we refer folks to him, we can count on a timely closing.

Movers

Two Men and a Truck: Deanna Whittemore 402-764-1002

Voted Best of Omaha 14 years in a row.

Black Belt Movers 402-709-0970

They do an awesome job. We have used them for our personal move and were thrilled with their service. You don’t see many movers running back inside to get more stuff. There’s no messin’ around being done by these guys. They rock!

Mudjacking

Mixan Mudjacking 402-253-2236

Mixan consistently comes in with the lowest bid on mudjacking. They try to get everything done to meet a closing date. If they are busy, they will tell you, and they will do bids from a photo if needed.

Outdoor Lighting

Midwest Lightscaping: 402-509-2810

We were thrilled with the service and pricing we received for some holiday lighting that we added to our home.

Painting

CertaPro Painters 402-493-5359

These guys are reliable and do great work. If you are looking for someone that tells you they can do something, these are the guys to call!

Personal Training

Kennedy Fitness: Robert & Kristin Kennedy 402-871-7935

This couple will get you into shape FAST and will make it fun while doing it. If you like a traditional approach, I'm completely convinced these guys are the BEST personal trainers in Omaha. To top it off, they are truly affordable when you consider the hefty price of being out of shape!

Physical Therapy

McGuigan Physical Therapy: Rachelle McGuigan 402-885-8855

No doubt, in my opinion, Rachelle was born to help people heal! You’re in amazing hands when you’re under her care!

Plumber

Impala Plumbing - Dan Kudlacek 402-917-1934

This is the plumber with the winning bid for our recent bathroom remodel. His bid was super competitive, and he showed up when he said he was going to show up and did what he said he would do. That means a lot from a contractor.

Roofing

Thompson Roofing: Jeff Thompson 402-598-6560

Jeff is AMAZING!! When everyone is taking weeks to get an estimate Jeff does his best to get to you in a few days. He always goes the extra mile for his customers. I’ve been referring business to him for about a decade. He’s someone I can really count on and tremendously appreciated.

BB Roofing: Jeff Niebaum 319-330-4297

This Jeff is also amazing. They can handle other exterior items as siding as well.

Senior Care Planning

Clare Senior Advisors: Nolan Clare 402-889-6406

Like most people, when it comes to planning for the next step for our loved ones, we are clueless. Nolan provides excellent advice and guidance in your time of need and at NO COST to you.

Health Insurance

Health Markets: Elie Ortiz 402-850-2535

Stuff happens in life, but you can be better prepared for it by taking advantage of programs that Elie offers. She has a wide variety of choices available for you and can lead you in the right direction.

Swimming Pools/Spas

Outdoor Living 402-616-7288

Call Tim at Outdoor Living. We hired him after we interviewed seven different companies before moving forward. They installed our pool and did a wonderful job in a timely manner and have delivered solid service.

Tile Products and Installation

Nebraska Furniture Mart 402-397-6100

They are a great choice for tile products AND Installation. I recently did a big bathroom project with them. I received many bids through many tile installers, and they came in with the best bid. On top of it, they showed up when they said they would and did the project in a timely manner. Gotta love that!

Window Repair/Replacement

West O Window: Dave LeGrand 402-708-6748

Dave is FANTASTIC!! He can repair windows that other bids have said have to be replaced. He really knows his stuff and is fast and reliable. His bids are always lower than the competition.

Wine/Spirits/Beer

402 Beer & Spirits 402-492-1217

This liquor store is absolutely charming, has great service and fair pricing.  Why make a big box store more profitable when you can support a local family and park 10 feet from the entrance.  It is fabulously located around 132 & Maple in the strip mall near Eagle Run golf course at 13110 Birch Dr #116.  It has a good selection, and you can be in and out in five minutes.  Check it out, you’ll be glad you did!