San Diego Regional Center #san #bernardino #adults #school #lvn, #san #diego


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Read about the creation of the Regional Centers system in California, where each client is provided with opportunities to participate in everyday experiences and develop to their highest potential.

It is the philosophy of the Regional Center that each client shall be provided with opportunities to participate in everyday living experiences that permit development to the highest potential.

The San Diego Regional Center provides a variety of services to persons with developmental disabilities and their families that are based on individual needs and supports their independence.

The San Diego Regional Center advocates for opportunities for persons with developmental disabilities to maximize potential and to experience full inclusion in all areas of community life.

The San Diego Regional Center is one of 21 Regional Centers for persons with developmental disabilities in the State of California. These centers were originally established to assist persons with intellectual disabilities and their families in locating and developing services and programs within their communities.

These original centers were established in 1965 under legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Frank Lanterman. The Lanterman Act became effective in 1969 and established the statewide Regional Center network. The Legislation later expanded the populations served to include persons with intellectual disabilities, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism, and other disabling conditions similar to intellectual disabilities.

The San Diego Regional Center was the third Regional Center established in California. It serves people living within the geographic boundaries of San Diego and Imperial counties.

YOUR INPUT IS REQUESTED:

The San Diego Regional Center is out of compliance with the number of clients assigned to each service coordinator (caseload ratios) as required in the Lanterman Act. Please read the letter from Carlos Flores. SDRC Executive Director, which details the areas of non-compliance and requests your input on a draft plan of correction.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

1) Assemblymember Chris Holden is leading the charge to let service provider rates reflect local minimum wages. Can you join us in Sacramento on August 30th. Cities and counties across the state are raising local minimum wages to help ensure workers can make ends meet. But there s no simple way to raise rates for service providers.

Fortunately, a bill by Assemblymember Chris Holden will help fix that. If you can t come in person, you can still call your Senator s office. introduce yourself as a constituent, and say I support AB 279, and I hope my Senator will, too. Read more .

2) The Foundation for Developmental Disabilities assists individuals living with a developmental disability (cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism or intellectual disabilities) to face challenges in the course of learning, working and living in the community. Learn More


04/10/2017

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San Diego Plumber, Plumber San Diego #san #diego #plumber,plumber #san #diego


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San Diego Plumber

Expert Service For More Than 35 Years!

For the very best San Diego plumber, you need not look any further than Bill Howe Plumbing. We have been proudly serving the local community for over 35 years and no plumbing problem is too large or small for us. From clogs and annoying drips, to uncooperative water heaters and malfunctioning disposals, and gas leaks to overflowing toilets we are the San Diego plumber you can count on.

Our plumbers are highly skilled in both commercial and residential plumbing and they will get the job done quickly, efficiently and correctly the first time. Plus, at Bill Howe we want you to be happy with our service and that is why we guarantee both our products and our work. As a result, our customers receive complete satisfaction each and every time they choose us.

Our expert team can handle everything from routine maintenance, to repairs and brand new installations. We truly are the one stop solution for all of your plumbing needs. Plus, for your convenience we offer same day appointments and quality 24/7 service all at an affordable price. So, whether it is day or night, we are the San Diego plumber that will be there to resolve the issue.

We are fully licensed and our tried and true methods have stood the test of time. So, when it comes to an exceptional plumber, San Diego residents rely on Bill Howe time and again. We have a long track record of success and our knowledge and professionalism is unmatched.

To receive a free estimate from an exceptional plumber, San Diego residents please contact us at 1-800-BILL-HOWE (1-800-245-5469).

CONTACT US

A Bill Howe representative will contact you within one hour during normal business hours. If you need immediate assistance after 5PM, on a weekend or holiday, please call 1-800-Bill Howe.

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING

I needed a replacement for my heater. I called Bill Howe and they promptly fitted me into their schedule. The person who arrived, Laurence C. thoroughly tested my furnace and pointed out the problem. I decided to replace it. They arrived on the day to install it. The two men, Jose Gomez and Javier Diaz promptly went to work. They were clean, efficient and respectful of my home. I would gladly recommend Bill Howe for your heating and plumbing needs. They were great!!​

– Gayle G. via Google

We have been using Bill Howe Plumbing’s service for more than 25 years and have been pleasantly surprised at how consistently they perform an excellent service call. We use them for our home and our rental properties, and their dispatchers and technicians have always been the best at problem solving; our tenants have told us how great the service is as well. When we needed air conditioning service, naturally we called Bill Howe first. There’s no reason to call anyone else. I know the job will be done right the first time, with fair pricing and professional service.

– Andy B. via Lennox Pro

These guys are great. I had a problem with my thermostat and they came in, replaced it and then checked out both my A/C and heating. They do a fantastic job and would definitely use them again.

I could not have been more pleased with the responsiveness, considerate employees, workmanship, and follow up. We used three divisions of Bill Howe when we had a flood due to a water heater/T provided us with a 20 gallon water heater while the work was being done; removed mold that had gotten into the walls; repaired the walls; rebuilt the foundation for the new water heater; installed the new water heater; worked closely with our insurance company and completed the job to our satisfaction.

– Jim D. / Angie’s List

What a great team! On time and extremely professional. Serviced our A/C, also allowed us to prepay for a furnace tune up in the fall. Highly recommended.

– Wayne H. / Angie’s List

Technician Laurence arrived on time. I was running 20 minutes late and he waited patiently for my arrival. I described the problem with my air conditioner. He examined the A/C system and quickly diagnosed the problem. He had identified that the capacitor was not functioning and replaced it. Her then started the A/C system and confirmed that it was working well. He also checked refrigerant level. I am very happy with the service provided and the professionalism of Bill Howe Technician Laurence. I would highly recommend Bill Howe Heating & Air.

– Jose C. / Angie’s List

This company was highly recommended to us by our realtor. Corey came out to do some work for us and he was really professional. He was on time, and explained everything he was doing and gave a quote (it actually ended up being cheaper!) before he started. He also looked at other stuff for us, and we got the feeling he was being honest and not pushy with his recommendations. We’ve already booked another appointment to fix some other things, and we requested Corey to do it.

– Logan P. / Yelp Review

The employees were on time, professional, and extremely thorough while addressing a particularly difficult situation. The entire time Saul, the supervisor of the team, kept me informed, and educated me about any process that I may have not completely understood. The team was courteous to the residents they encountered, and made sure not to leave evidence that they had even been there. Great job!

– Linda S. / Google + Review

Never fails when you have guests! Always a plumbing issue pops up! First time I have called Bill Howe. Shower knob was frozen & we couldn’t budge it. Really nice looking & polite young man named Marcus showed up promptly. He proceeded to look at problem. He explained problem & possible options if part was not easily replaceable. Fortunately the faucet was fixed with a replacement part without complications. Great news since the shower is 43 yrs. old. Experience was very positive & I highly recommend this company. Young repairman could not have been nicer or more professional. Will definitely recommend them.

– Rudena C. / Yelp Review

Water damage is a terrible thing to go through; however, it helps to know that Bill Howe’s Restoration and Flood Services will be there quickly and efficiently when needed. Christian and Carlos make a great team. They are friendly, polite, and hard working. They are a credit to the Bill Howe Services, and I’m glad they were here to help me. Thank you Christian and Carlos and the Bill Howe crew. I always call Bill Howe Plumbing, and recommend their services to State Farm Insurance, neighbors and friends. Thank you,

We have used Bill Howe Plumbing many times in the past. The technicians are always pleasant, professional and do outstanding work. Our last experience was with Jason who went above and beyond our expectations. His communication skills and advise were spot on. As well as just a really, really nice man.

You have an incredible team! My suite has had major issues constant backups. In the last few months we had a horrible flood that caused us thousands of dollars in repairs. Your team was so attentive and took care of all the repairs. Just yesterday another back up called them immediately and like quick responders they were there to take of it! A huge thank you from my La Costa providers and staff! We appreciate your hard and dedicated work!


04/10/2017

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Habitat For Humanity San Bernardino Area – Affordable Housing For All


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Our Mission:

Habitat for Humanity San Bernardino Area, Inc. is a faith based non-profit organization with the mission of eliminating poverty housing. We plan to achieve this mission by providing decent, affordable housing for low-income families by bringing together the necessary volunteers, experienced help, suppliers, city and government agencies, and families to form partnerships in an atmosphere of God’s love for all people.

The organization is based on Christian principles and is open to everyone regardless of faith, including the Board of Directors, partner families and volunteers. Habitat is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 corporation and is included in group exemption number 8545.

Since the affiliate was incorporated in 1992, the organization has built or rehabilitated 29 homes in Redlands, San Bernardino, Fontana, Loma Linda, Colton, Yucaipa and Highland, providing housing for more than 150 individuals.

A Hand Up, Not a Handout

This is not a giveaway program. Selected local families who receive homes must partner with Habitat and:

  • Contribute 500 hours of sweat equity by participating in the actual construction of their own house and other Habitat projects;
  • Make a 1% down payment including closing costs (approximately $1500 total);
  • Pay approximately $500 – $700 per month for combined mortgage, tax, and insurance payments. These figures are based on an interest free loan over a period of 20 years;
  • Share their story through the media.

Habitat for Humanity San Bernardino Area, Inc. is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI). Founded by Millard and Linda Fuller, HFHI and its affiliates – in more than 3,000 communities in 87 countries – have built and sold more than 500,000 homes since its inception about 30 years ago.

The affiliate in the San Bernardino area was started by a group of citizens who were concerned about the number of families living at the poverty level and spending a large portion of their income on housing. These families find it difficult or impossible to qualify for conventional loan programs.

More than a quarter of the residents in San Bernardino County live at or below the poverty level. With a population of 210,000, 47% of the renters in the metropolitan area of San Bernardino have “worst case” housing needs. These households have income levels below 50% of the area’s median incomes, spend more than 50% of their income on rent, and are living in substandard housing.

Many homes in the San Bernardino area have been abandoned or boarded up, communities have become centers for crime and targets for vandalism, and more than 10,000 families in San Bernardino alone await housing assistance (from HUD). Habitat for Humanity’s philosophy is that everyone deserves a decent place to live. The organization recognizes that some families need a “hand up” and not a “hand out”; handouts are an unsustainable and short-term solution to a long-term problem. Habitat offers a “hand up” through a comprehensive program that encourages self-help and community awareness. Habitat homeowners are offered classes on home maintenance, repairs, finance, and budgeting to assist them with the transition to a fresh and sustainable lifestyle.

A sponsor is assigned to each family to help them with any difficulty that they may have with the adjustment to their new home. These sponsors visit the home regularly and provide advice.

Habitat has noticed the following results from its program:

  • Families and neighborhoods take pride in themselves;
  • 35% of homeowners report an improvement in children’s grades;
  • The school attendance and participation of homeowners’ children improved;
  • 68% of homeowners reported an improvement in their family’s finances;
  • Diverse groups come together to achieve common goals, thus unifying the community;
  • Individuals and groups experienced the joy of making a difference;
  • The community gains productive homeowners who pay taxes and support it.

DONATE YOUR CAR TO SUPPORT HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

Donate a car in the San Bernardino Area to Habitat for Humanity to help build strength and stability for local families. It’s quick and easy! Click here to Learn more .

DONATED

Each and every donation, whether monetary or material, helps to create a life altering influence for the new Habitat for Humanity homeowner. We are grateful for the donations we receive and for the generosity of every donor for giving hard working families the opportunity to give their families a more secure future. Your donations help create security in home ownership, change the lives of families, and will have an impact on generations to come .

VOLUNTEERED

Thanks to all of the men and women who have volunteered their time and energy to help in building a Habitat For Humanity Home. Volunteers are the heart of our program. Donating your time and talents means you’ve prioritized helping others in your community and that is what humanity is all about. You are an awesome example of doing EVERYTHING you can to help! Your Generosity is always recognized! Thank You! We aren’t just looking for people to swing hammers, bring your skill-set, click More!

EXPRESSED NEED

We offer a Hand Up Not a Hand Out and for this reason we feel a true partnership with our Habitat for Humanity homeowners! We create this partnership with hardworking families by pooling resources together, creating an opportunity to transform lives! It is a true, collaborative work in progress, where families participate in the process, which in turn gives them a true sense of pride in ownership of their new home! We look forward to connecting with more families and together we’ll create a dream come true!


30/09/2017

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San Diego Immigration Lawyer – Alejandro O #san #diego #immigration #lawyer,


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San Diego Immigration Lawyer

Alejandro O. Campillo, A Professional Law Corporation. located in San Diego, California offers legal services in Immigration Nationality Law.

The emphasis of our practice is on advanced nonimmigrant and immigrant visa petitions. Our international clientele is composed of professionals, investors, entertainers, and multi-national corporations.

We also have extensive experience in International transactional matters such as business development ventures, including manufacturing, trade, commerce, finance, mergers and acquisitions; federal extradition defense.

Certified Specialist, Immigration Nationality Law, Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California 1992 to present.

Alejandro O. Campillo, A Professional Law Corporation offers legal services in Immigration Nationality Law throughout Southern California.

Counties include: Orange County, Los Angeles County, San Diego County, San Diego North County, San Diego East County, Riverside County and San Bernardino County.

Cities include: San Diego, Irvine, Tustin, Santa Ana, Laguna Beach, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Niguel, Long Beach, Seal Beach, Huntington Beach, San Clemente, Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Marcos, Vista, Encinitas, Cardiff by the Sea, Del Mar, La Jolla, Escondido, Rancho Bernardo, Poway, La Mesa, Costa Mesa, Fullerton, Lakewood, Cypress, Chula Vista, San Ysidero, El Cajon, Scripps Ranch, Hillcrest, San Pedro, Santa Monica, Pasadena, Downey, Redondo Beach, Manhatten Beach, Sunset Beach, Los Alamitos, Marina del Rey, Pacific Beach, Solana Beach, Dana Point, San Onofre, Mar Vista, Hawthorne and South Bay.

Alejandro O. Campillo, San Diego Immigration Attorney

Our law firm strives to provide the very best in legal solutions for our clients.

  • Over 30 Years Experience
  • Aggressive Representation
  • Free Consultation

Call Today Toll Free at: 866-240-2809

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San Diego Immigration Attorney

Alejandro O. Campillo,
A Professional Law Corporation

405 East Lexington Avenue, Suite 200
El Cajon, CA 92020

Call Today for a Free Telephonic Consultation

Toll Free: 866-240-2809 • Local: 619-234-3994

The information contained in this web site is intended to convey general information. It should not be construed as legal advice or opinion. It is not an offer to represent you, nor is it intended to create an attorney-client relationship.


27/09/2017

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Behavioral Health Services #aurora #san #diego #hospital


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Behavioral Health Services (BHS)

If you have a Behavioral Health emergency, please call 9-1-1.

For Access to Services or the Crisis Line, call: 1-888-724-7240.

The Behavioral Health Services (BHS) Division provides mental health and alcohol or other drug services for children, youth, families, adults, and older adults.

BHS promotes recovery and well-being through prevention, treatment, and intervention, as well as integrated services for clients experiencing both mental illness and alcohol or other drug issues. Services are offered through contracted providers and County-operated facilities.

The Division embraces Live Well San Diego, the County’s over-arching initiative to promote healthy, safe and thriving communities throughout the County of San Diego.

Please scroll down for more information about Behavioral Health Services.

Edgemoor Distinct Part Skilled Nursing Facility

Edgemoor provides 24 hour long-term skilled nursing care for individuals with complex medical needs who require specialized interventions from highly trained staff.

Gives information on all San Diego County providers of Alcohol or other Drug Services and Mental Health Services. The listing includes license type, primary region, Medi-Cal availability, provider name, phone number and address, languages spoken, and populations served.

Mental Health Services Act

“The Board of Supervisors approved the MHSA Fiscal Year 2016-17 Annual Update on July 19, 2016. Now it will move forward to the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission by August 19, 2016.”

Network of Care – Service Directory Website

The Provider Resource Listing provides information on all County operated and contracted programs that provide Mental Health Services and Alcohol or Other Drug Services. The listing includes type of service, program names, administrative phone numbers, hours of operation, and populations served.

Use your smartphone to scan the QR code on the right
and download the provider listing to go!

Pathways to Well-Being is a collaborative effort between Behavioral Health Services and Child Welfare Services to address the mental health needs of children/youth and families in the child welfare system.

The National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA) requires that Behavioral Health provider agencies make voter registration opportunities available to disabled populations at the time that clients are enrolled for services. The NVRA training, presented on this website, is required to be taken by provider staff once each year, and outlines legal requirements and County expectations under this Act. If you have questions about this requirement, please contact your Contracting Officer Representative (COR).

For administrative information or to provide feedback about this page, send us an email or phone 619-563-2700.

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26/09/2017

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San Diego car insurance rates by ZIP code #san #diego #auto


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San Diego Car Insurance

San Diego car insurance rates

Compared to Los Angeles car insurance rates, San Diego’s are hundreds of dollars less, but still not cheap. The same driver will pay hundreds of dollars more in Coronado than in Carlsbad, according to our California car insurance rate analysis. But even if you live in one of the higher-cost ZIP codes, you can save money by simple comparison shopping. No two car insurance companies will offer you the same rate.

San Diego ZIP code 92135 is the most expensive for car insurance in the city, $1,467 a year, according to a survey of rates from six major carriers. But the difference between the highest rate ($1,703) for that ZIP and the lowest ($1,130) is $573.

Why comparing car insurance rates saves you money

Prices for the same policy vary by hundreds sometimes thousands of dollars because no two insurance companies us the same formula to calculate rates. That s why you have to shop around to save money. To see how car insurance rates compare, use our average rates tool below.

Enter a ZIP code to see the average premium for the location, as well as the highest and lowest rates from the six major carriers surveyed.

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California’s license plate currently ranks as the 35th most popular in the country!

CarInsurance.com commissioned Quadrant Information Services to provide a report of average auto insurance rates for a 2016 Honda Accord for nearly every ZIP code in the United States. We calculated rates using data for up to six large carriers (Allstate, Farmers, GEICO, Nationwide, Progressive and State Farm).
Averages for the default result are based on insurance for a married 40-year-old male who commutes 12 miles to work each day, with policy limits of 100/300/100 ($100,000 for injury liability for one person, $300,000 for all injuries and $100,000 for property damage in an accident) and a $500 deductible on collision and comprehensive coverage. The rate includes uninsured motorist coverage.
Averages for customized rates are based on drivers ages 20, 30, 40, 50, 60 and 70 for the following coverage levels: state minimum liability, liability of 50/100/50 and 100/300/100 with $500 deductible on comprehensive and collision. These hypothetical drivers have clean records and good credit. Average rates are for comparative purposes.
Your own rate will depend on your personal factors and vehicle.

State Minimum:
Required liability coverage to drive legally in your state; some states mandate additional coverage, such as personal injury protection, uninsured motorist, underinsured motorist.

Liability Only 50/100/50:
$50,000 per person/$100,000 maximum per accident for bodily injury; $50,000 for property damage. Liability pays for injuries/damage you cause others.

Full Coverage 100/300/100:
$100,000 per person/$300,000 maximum per accident for bodily injury; $100,000 for property damage; comprehensive and collision coverage with $500 deductible. Liability pays for injuries/damage you cause others. Comprehensive and collision pay for damage to your car.

MOST LEAST EXPENSIVE ZIP CODES in California

Cheapest car insurance in San Diego

If you need just enough coverage to drive legally, you ll want to shop for the lowest liability car insurance limits required by the state. In California, (written as 15/30/5) that means your liability car insurance would pay up to:

  • $15,000 for injuries you cause to others
  • $30,000 per accident
  • $5,000 for damage you cause to others cars and property

The state average rate for a year of minimum coverage is $723, according to our rate analysis. You would pay just $188 more if you hiked your liability coverage to 50/100/50.

Best car insurance in San Diego

If you want to have enough car insurance coverage to protect your home and assets, you should buy liability insurance in the following amounts:

  • $100,000 to pay for others medical bills
  • $300,000 to pay for injuries to others in an accident you cause
  • $100,000 to pay for damage to others property

You should also consider buying these optional coverages:

  • Comprehensive, which replaces stolen cars and covers damage to your car from floods, fire, hail, vandalism.
  • Collision, which pays for damage to your car from accidents.

Comprehensive insurance and collision coverage pay out up to the actual cash value of your car. In California, comprehensive costs $98 and collision costs $361, on average per year, according to the Insurance Information Institute. These two coverages come with a deductible. That s the amount you pay for each claim before your insurer pays out. Deductibles of $1,000, $500 and $250 are the usual amounts from which you can choose. The lower the deductible is, the higher your rate will be.

California car insurance rates for coverage recommendations

*Average rate of six insurance carriers for a 2015 Honda Accord LX, from the following carriers, in no particular order: Progressive, Allstate, State Farm, Nationwide, GEICO and Farmers. Data was provided for CarInsurance.com by Quadrant Information Services.

Driving in San Diego

Traffic in San Diego: The city and nearby areas came in 13 th for the worst traffic in the country in a recent report by USA Today, which noted that commuters spend about 37 hours a year stuck in traffic.

Car crashes: Major accidents have resulted in an average of 70 deaths a year in recent years (2012-2014).

Commuting: The average commute in San Diego is 24.4 minutes.

High Occupancy Vehicle rules: The HOV lane, also known as the carpool or diamond lane, is designed to reduce traffic congestion and promote ride-sharing on freeways. In the San Diego area, only vehicles with at least two people, mass transit vehicles like buses and motorcycles are allowed to use the lanes. The lanes may be restricted during specified hours.

Public transportation: The U.S. Census Bureau says that the majority of riders in San Diego who commute to work by public transportation are white (about 29 percent), Hispanic (about 43 percent) and black (about 9 percent). The bureau notes that commuting is the main reason people use mass transit.

Smog rules: All California residents much have their vehicles tested for emissions at a licensed smog testing center every two years to renew registration. Vehicles that are six years old or less are exempt from testing. New California residents must have an initial inspection to have their vehicle registered, even if they have a current smog certificate from their previous state.

Bad intersection: Where 54 th Street and University Avenue meet is considered one of the worst intersections in San Diego, with 77 accidents reported during the past ten years.

The information was gathered from various sources, including the U.S. Census Bureau, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Texas A M Transportation Institute, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, state transportation departments and city police departments.

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21/09/2017

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San Diego Roofing Contractor #roofing #contractors #san #diego #ca


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Regan Roofing – 30 years in the roofing business

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San Diego Roofing Contractor

If you re looking for a San Diego Roofing contractor, Regan Roofing has served the residential and commercial roofing industries for over three decades, from bidding to breakdown. We at Regan, take pride in our high level of customer service, attention to detail and accountability, not only in our workmanship, but also in our selection of nothing less than the best products available in the industry for your project. Our highly educated and qualified estimating team provides detailed proposals in order to help our clients optimize their budget and choose the best solution for their individualized situation. Whether it is a new roof, roof addition or roof repair and maintenance, we at Regan are committed to our craft. Continuing education, training, and certification on programs ensure that our staff and crews stay current with the latest materials, technologies and safety procedures the industry has to offer. All projects are highly monitored for safety compliance not only to ensure the safety of our crews, but also the safety of our clients and their property. All of our projects carry the maximum insurance. Regan Roofing is a sole proprietorship owned and operated by Kelly Regan, serving the continental united States. We are fully bonded and insured and all work is guaranteed.

Based in Southern California, Regan Roofing is a sole proprietorship owned and operated by Kelly Regan, serving the continental United States. Regan Roofing is fully bonded and insured, and guarantees all of our completed work.

residential roofing

At Regan Roofing, we have the experience, knowledge, installation crews and profession expertise to take on the most difficult of projects. When it comes to diagnosing roofing issues, we re happy to offer our years of expertise to determine the “next step” for your roof. With a thorough diagnosis, Regan Roofing can identify problems and offer solutions to help extend the life of your current roof or provide you with the best options for on-going maintenance or complete replacement profession expertise to take on the most difficult of projects.

what you should know

  • Licensing Requirements
  • Safety Considerations
  • Property Owner s Risk Exposure
  • Warranties and Guarantees
  • Price Considerations
  • System Comparisons

Insurance Requirements:
In the state of California, it is required that All contractors meet minimum mandated insturance Workman’s Compensation Insurance. Many roofing companies choose minimal coverage known as a “Sunset Clause” and/or “Manifestation” policy; we believe this approach can be fraught with loopholes and potentially leaves clients vulnerable with minimal, and in some instances NO coverage.

Cities Served :

Allied Gardens/del Cerro | Alpine | Balboa Park | Bonita | Bonsall | Borrego Springs | Boulevard | Camp Pendleton | Campo | Cardiff By The Sea | Carlsbad | Carmel Valley | Chula Vista | City Heights | Clairemont | College Area | Coronado | Del Mar | Descanso | Dulzura | El Cajon | Encanto | Encinitas | Escondido | Fallbrook | Gaslamp | Golden Hill | Guatay | Hillcrest | Imperial Beach | Jacumba | Jamul | Julian | Kearny Mesa | Kensington | La Jolla | La Mesa | Lakeside | Lemon Grove | Linda Vista | Logan | Mira Mesa | Miramar Air Station | Mission Beach | Mission Hills | Mt. Laguna | National City | Nestor | Normal Heights | North Park | Ocean Beach | Oceanside | Old Town | Otay Mesa | Pacific Beach | Pala | Palomar Mountain | Paradise Hills | Pine Valley | Point Loma | Potrero | Poway | Ramona | Rancho Bernardo | Rancho Penasquitos | Rancho Santa Fe | San Carlos | San Diego – Downtown | San Luis Rey | San Marcos | San Ysidro | Santa Ysabel | Santee | Scripps Ranch | Serra Mesa | Solana Beach | Sorrento | Spring Valley | Tecate | Tierrasanta | University City | Valley Center | Vista | Warner Springs . more<+>

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21/09/2017

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Will Insurance Cover Roof Repair or Replacement? Sully-Jones Roofing #roof #repair


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Will Insurance Cover Roof Repair or Replacement?

Answers to Your Roofing Questions from San Diego s Leading Roofing Company.

One of the most common questions we get from customers is Will my insurance cover the cost of my roof replacement or repair?

Sully-Jones Roofing provides FREE roof inspections and estimates for insurance claims.

In the event that your roof experiences some sort of damage, whether it’s from a hail or wind storm or a misguided firecracker, you should fix the bad shingles or tiles as soon as possible. A damaged section of roof can lead to flooding, pests, and wasted energy. Even if you do not see visible damage, but your roof has outlived its warranty, you should get an inspection of your roof. Fortunately, if you have homeowners insurance, the burden of paying for roof repairs or replacement usually does not fall completely on your shoulders. Your roofing contractor should be able to help you navigate your way through the roof insurance claims process.

Will Insurance Cover a NEW Roof?

Whether or not your insurance covers the cost of roof replacement depends largely on the extent of the damage. When roof repair could resolve the issue, your insurance company will want to fix the damage with less costly and less extensive repair measures. The cause of the damage is also considered when your insurance decides whether or not to replace the roof under your policy. If your roof has sustained damage from something unexpected, such as a fallen tree or a fire, chances are that they will cover a full replacement if the damage is severe enough. If the roof is older than the roof warranty, insurance may not cover roof replacement. Sully-Jones Roofing will be happy to come out for a full roof inspection and provide you with the information your insurance company will need to assess whether a new roof will be covered.

Will Insurance Fully Cover Roof Repair?

If the damage caused to your roof is caused by a natural disaster or accident that is covered by your policy, you should be able to get all repairs paid for by your policy. On the other hand, excluded circumstances won’t be covered. For instance, Named Peril Insurance will only cover the cost of repairs that are specifically named in the policy,which usually includes things like lightening and hail damage. On the other hand, All Risk Policies will cover everything except for those types of damage that are specifically excluded. For example, tree damage, random debris falling from the sky and broken shingles from a rogue firework should all be covered by an All Risk Insurance policy unless your policy names them as exceptions.

Does the Age and Condition of the Roof Affect Insurance Coverage?

Your policy may outline age requirements for roof replacement or repair. For instance, if your roof is more than 10 years old, you may only be allowed reimbursement for the depreciated value of your roof instead of the original value. As aforementioned, the condition of your roof also matters when the insurance company evaluates whether or not it can cover your roof damage. The more severe the leaking and evident damage that is present, the better your case for the necessity of a repair or replacement.

What are the General Guidelines for Filing a Claim For Roof Work?

Before you can get work done on your roof that will be covered by insurance, you will need to get an estimate from a professional roofing contractor. In most cases, you are allowed to use the roofing company of your choice. You can also file a supplemental claim if the roof ends up costing more than the original quote.

Even in sunny San Diego, residential roofs will naturally deteriorate over time. In addition, extreme weather and accidents, can play a part in its roof damage. Reading the fine print of your insurance policy when the roof is in good condition will help you file a claim more smoothly when the time comes that your roof needs to be repaired or replaced. Sully-Jones Roofing has extensive experience in providing roof estimates for insurance claims and helping our clients navigate the process of getting their roof repair or replacement covered by their insurance company.


14/09/2017

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Culinary Arts #culinary #school #san #diego


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Culinary Arts Management Program

The Mesa College Culinary Arts/Culinary Management program is one of the few in the nation that operates a classroom driven restaurant open to the public. The main cafe operates four days a week, in a restaurant-replicated environment, as part of the laboratory, preparation, and service curriculum requirements. Students learn in real-time and obtain immediate feedback from both instructors and those served. Students, faculty, staff and our community neighbors reap the benefit of extraordinary meals served at unbelievable prices

The dining area is located behind the main cafeteria in room H-105, on the Mesa College Campus. Free parking is available for the dinner service. Click here for a map, directions and parking information.

Lunch Service: M Fusion Cafe – Spring and Fall
Monday-Thursday 11:15 am – 1:00 pm
The M Fusion menu changes daily, as students work to understand the nuisances of this complex industry. Please enjoy their daily creative flair and skill, as they work to become the professionals needed in today’s growing industry.
Made Fresh Daily – Soup, Salad, Entrees, Vegetables, Starches and Dessert.
Entree Prices Vary – $7.00 – $9.50

Dinners Service: Gourmet Bistro – Fall Only
Wednesday-Thursday 4:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Five-Course Meal – Including Appetizer, Soup, Salad, Entree and Dessert
$19.00 – Including Coffee or Iced Tea – Tax Included
A La Carte Prices Vary
Take-out Available (please bring a take-home sack for your orders)

Program Catering:
The Culinary program students, make, design and offer catering service as part of the classroom and laboratory experience. Click here for more details.

Going Green:
M Fusion is going green. We have steadily changed from Styrofoam and other oil based products. We have adopted “cradle to cradle” disposables to help minimize the to-go ‘footprint’. In addition, we will continue to bring new “green” products in as they become available to our program. We do not have plastic bags for to go, so please bring a reusable sack for to-go items. All of our herbs from our Mesa’s 3 organic gardens located on the M Fusion patio, on the side of the “G” building and in the P300 area.

Careers

Culinary careers are everywhere-in restaurants, hotels, cruise lines, private clubs, resorts, private yachts, culinary schools, hospitals, and educational institutions. You can build your career in one of these hospitality segments, or easily transfer among the segments. According to the National Restaurant Association, the foodservice industry employs more than 11 million workers, making this industry one of the leading generators of job growth in the United States and the nation’s largest non-government employer. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the restaurant industry’s growth will be more than 30 percent in the coming years.

Culinary and foodservice professionals and owners indicate that the biggest challenge facing the industry is finding educated, competent, and well trained personnel to handle this growth. The income level of chefs, cooks, and food-preparation workers differ among regions of the country and types of food-service establishments. The highest wages typically are found in upscale restaurants and hotels in large urban cities where several executive chefs are employed or in catering.

A major in Culinary Arts/Culinary Management will put you on track to become a culinary specialist with career options as a caterer, line cook, restaurateur, executive chef, food stylist, pastry chef, kitchen manager, private chef, entrepreneur, restaurant manager, food writer or editor, product research and development specialist, or sous chef. There are rapid promotional opportunities in this field for people with increasing skill sets and enhanced educational backgrounds.



12/09/2017

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San Diego and La Jolla Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Before – After


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San Diego Cosmetic Surgery Photo Gallery

We would like to welcome you to our before and after photo gallery. This gallery showcases the work of San Diego plastic surgeon, Dr. Tom Pousti.

You can search our gallery using the form, or step through all of the images in a procedure category by selecting a procedure from the index below.

WARNING:

This section contains images of exposed patients that might be considered offensive to some people and are not intended to be seen by minors. Please select another section if you are not an adult and do not have parental consent.

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09/09/2017

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San Diego Divorce Attorney #san #diego #family #lawyers


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SAN DIEGO DIVORCE ATTORNEY
CERTIFIED FAMILY LAW SPECIALIST

Sarah T. Schaffer:
San Diego Divorce Attorney

San Diego Divorce Attorney and Certified Family Law Specialist, Sarah T. Schaffer, CFLS. is skilled at understanding complex legal problems and developing effective strategies for resolving them.

If you are seeking an experienced San Diego family law attorney to represent you in a family law matter, custody or visitation matter. divorce mediation. a typical divorce. or a high profile

high net worth divorce. seriously consider Sarah Schaffer. Likewise, if you are seeking competent help to create a workable solution to a complex property division challenge, make an appointment with Sarah. Ms Schaffer has the law and finance degrees, advanced training and years of hands-on experience that result in measureable benefits to her clients.

Private Mediation, for high-profile, high-net worth couples keeps intimate personal and financial details out of the public record: totally discrete and private. If you settle your divorce in a public Court, the media, nosy neighbors, employees, rival businesses anyone can get hold of all your intimate, personal and financial details. Visit: www.SanDiegoMediation.com

Need expert legal representation to help you with your annulment, legal separation, child custody matter, visitation, child support, spousal support, or modifications of support order? If so, San Diego divorce attorney, Sarah T. Schaffer, CFLS offers you the solid experience and proven record of success you can count on.

When faced with divorce it is extremely important that your attorney has proven skills and expertise in your family law issues.

Sarah T. Schaffer is a Certified Family Law Specialist a recognized expert in divorce, asset division and other family law matters.

High Profile Couples / High Net Worth Divorce

Certified Family Law Specialist Because attorney Schaffer has attained BOTH the coveted Certified Family Law Specialist designation and received her LL.M. in taxation, high profile couples who might be seeking discretion from the media and public scrutiny or high net worth couples with complex property division issues looking to find workable solutions, can find prudent personal guidance, creative solutions. Moreover, San Diego Divorce Attorney Schaffer s tax expertise helps you take full advantage of any favorable tax options when property and assets are liquidated and divided.

Complex Property Division High asset clients that have complicated property division challenges because of a family-owned business, a spouse s profession (e.g. Law, CPA, doctor, engineer, architect, etc.), numerous properties, stock options, retirement accounts, and other complicated property division issues will find themselves well cared by Ms. Schaffer and her team. She will work with you to find creative alternatives that work for both spouses while keeping a keen eye on the tax consequences/savings that can benefit both parties going forward.

At the Law Offices of Sarah T. Schaffer, APC, complex property division is more the rule than the exception.

Why is it Valuable to Retain a CERTIFIED FAMILY LAW SPECIALIST?

While many family law attorneys are good lawyers and qualified litigators, clients who hire a Certified Family Law Specialist know that they are hiring an expert in divorce and related family law matters. Many attorneys practice in multiple areas of law and by being a general practice lawyer, they simply cannot be well versed in the intricacies of divorce, complex property division and other family law matters.

Although there are approximately 200,000 lawyers in California, there are only about 1,100 Certified Family Law Specialists in the entire state.

San Diego Divorce Attorney Make an Appointment

Known and respected for her honesty, integrity and ethics, San Diego Divorce Attorney Sarah T. Schaffer will not advise you to take a case to trial if it can be fairly resolved simply and inexpensively outside of the courtroom. On the other hand, if your case involves an issue that demands litigation, you can depend on her to aggressively fight for your rights.

Ms. Schaffer and her team will study, analyze and evaluate every possible alternative and then explain your options and the advantages and disadvantages of each. Based on her legal experience and knowledge, she will outline your various options, but you will decide how you would like us to proceed. We are here to serve you and to help you resolve critical life issues for the best possible resolution.

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09/09/2017

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San Diego Miramar College #mesa #community #college #in #san #diego


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Welcome to San Diego Miramar College, where maintaining a small campus feel, first class teaching and extraordinary personal attention are our priorities. Through dedicated expert faculty, a caring staff, strong industry and civic partnerships, and state-of-the-art facilities, we prepare students for university transfer and for high demand, well paying careers.

Whether you’re a student looking for a college to help fulfill your educational and career goals, a community member interested in campus events, or a business owner seeking a skilled workforce, I invite you to discover all San Diego Miramar College has to offer. Explore our website, visit our campus, or feel free to contact me.

Click on the headline above to take a tour of campus and see all the programs and services Miramar College has to offer.

Are you a prospective student looking for a college to pursue your dreams? If so, San Diego Miramar College is the place for you. Click on the picture for more information.

Our new career technical education website has launched. Log on today and learn more about our high demand programs: business, digital arts, education, public safety, science health and transportation.


31/08/2017

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29/08/2017

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Specialized Dental Care in Rancho Bernardo, CA – Town Center Dentistry


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Specialized Dental Care in Rancho Bernardo, CA | Town Center Dentistry

Town Center Dentistry: High-quality, Specialized Dental Care All Under One Roof

Located in the beautiful community of Rancho Bernardo, Town Center Dentistry is the dental practice San Diego patients turn to for expert dental treatment and compassionate and attentive care. While other dental practices may need to refer you to a specialist depending on your needs, we pride ourselves on providing a wide range of dental services in all of our offices without compromising your safety. Our team consists of the top general, cosmetic and reconstructive dentists in San Diego who collectively have over 30 years of experience. Our dental experts are highly trained and knowledgeable in the latest dental care practices and treatments and all share the same goal of providing individualized attention and dental care so each patient can look and feel their best. When you come into our office, our dental team is here to listen and discuss your dental needs with you. We will then work with you to find the best solutions to help you achieve a bright and healthy smile.

Why Experience Matters

The success of any dental treatment largely depends on the dentist performing the procedure. Our team is composed of some of the most respected dental specialists in the area, having treated thousands of patients over the years. Each specialist is trained and skilled on the latest advances in dental techniques and technology, ensuring consistently safe and high-quality results. Known for their expertise and compassionate approach, our world renowned dental specialists work with each patient’s wellbeing in mind.

Maintain or Restore Optimal Oral Health

Your oral health is our top priority. Our state-of-the-art facility is fully equipped with the latest and most advanced equipment to prevent, diagnose and treat a range of dental issues. From dental cleanings and tooth fillings to root canal treatment and oral surgery. rest assured your treatment will be performed with your safety and comfort in mind.

Enhance Your Smile with Cosmetic Dental Treatment

Are you unhappy with your smile? Our cosmetic dentists Drs. Niloo Eghlimi and Robert Camhi are seasoned experts in various cosmetic dentistry services that can turn a dull, unattractive smile to a radiant and beautiful one. Whether it be through dental bonding, teeth whitening or porcelain veneers, we can conceal or transform cosmetic imperfections that are preventing you from smiling confidently. No matter what your concerns are, our dental experts will design a treatment plan that is customized to help you achieve your dream smile.

Replace Missing Teeth with Dental Implants


25/08/2017

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Getting Started with Solar Photovoltaic #solar #installers #san #diego


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Getting Started with Solar Photovoltaic

Are you planning to install a solar photovoltaic (PV) system on your property? The installation of solar PV is regulated by the Zoning Ordinance and requires approval of a building permit. These systems are an accessory use to residential, agricultural, civic, commercial, or industrial uses (except if approved by a Major Use Permit).

The following main components are part of the process to obtain your permit for a solar PV system:

ZONING

Solar PV on-site: Solar PV, on-site (including roof-mounted) is when the energy produced is utilized within/on the parcel where the photovoltaic is located.

Solar PV off-site: Solar PV, off-site is when the energy produced is transferred to a different parcel than the one where the photovoltaic is located and operated.

  • Solar PV, off-site less than 10 acres is regulated per Section 6952.b.1 of the Zoning Ordinance and requires approval of an Administrative Permit.
    • A complete Administrative Permit application submittal package can be found on the County of San Diego’s web-site here: Photovoltaic Off-Site Under 10 Acres
  • Solar PV, off-site greater than 10 acres is regulated per Section 6952.b.2 of the Zoning Ordinance and requires approval of a Major Use Permit.
    • A complete Major Use Permit application submittal package can be found on the County of San Diego’s web-site here: Photovoltaic Off-Site Over 10 Acres
    • Additionally, Planning Development Services requires applicants to participate in a mandatory Major Project Pre-Application Meeting for Major Use Permits. The mandatory pre-application consultation is expected to set reasonable expectations and identify major issues early in the process in order to avoid redesign, rewrites and additional work later in the process. More information is available here: Major Project Pre-App

For for additional zoning information: Zoning Ordinance (search for section 6952 and see subsection b)

BUILDING

Form PDS 441a outlines how to obtain a building permit.

Before preparing the plot plan for ground-mounted solar PV systems, please review the minimum requirements outlined in form PDS 090 . For roof-mounted systems, please review the residential building code plan check corrections list for roof-mounted solar PV systems, form PDS 074 .

Extensive additional information is available on the Building Division’s Building Forms and Handouts page.

COST

Residential Solar PV Building Permits
Currently, the cost to plan check/permit a residential solar PV building permit is waived by the County of San Diego. However, fees for residential solar PV building permits could be incurred if the Department of Environmental Health and/or the Department of Public Works need to review the building plans. This is typically only required for ground mount solar PV.

Off-Site Solar PV Discretionary Permits
In addition to the cost above for residential building permits, off-site solar PV installations will require a deposit to process the mandatory discretionary permit. For deposit information of discretionary permits please see form PDS 369 .

It is also recommended that you contact the Department of Environmental Health at (858) 565-5173 and the Department of Public Works at (85) 694-2055 regarding possible or additional fees.

Commercial Solar PV Building Permits
If the solar PV project is to be used by a commercial business or for commercial purposes, building permit fees are typically not waived as with residential projects. To calculate the cost of commercial solar PV building permit fees, please contact the Building Department (858) 565-5920, or (888) 336-7553.

TIMELINE

On-Site:
Residential on-site solar PV building permits are typically processed over-the-counter (OTC) if all documents have been completed properly and the plans have been prepared correctly. Please note that OTC does not necessarily mean the permit will be issued the same day, only that it does not have to be submitted for review. If corrections are required in order to complete the permit, the applicant will need to make appropriate corrections and return for a subsequent review.

Please note that large residential solar PV project review cannot be done OTC, and will be required to submit plans for building permit review. Commercial solar PV projects, whether roof or ground mounted must be submitted for plan-check review and cannot be processed OTC.

Off-Site:
Approval of a discretionary permit is required before a building permit can be issued for an off-site solar PV project. Every effort will be made to process the required discretionary permit (Administrative Permit or Major Use Permit) as quickly as possible. Approval of the discretionary permit must be met and all conditions must be satisfied before a building permit can be issued.

Acknowledgement: This material is based upon work supported by the Department of Energy under Award Number DE-EE0000902.
Disclaimer: This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States Government. Neither the United States Government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States Government or any agency thereof. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the United States Government or any agency thereof.


24/08/2017

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Habitat for Humanity Indiana #habitat #for #humanity #restore #san #diego


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Indiana Legislature’s 2017 charity of choice

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The first ever Statehouse build was a huge success! Thank you to all who supported our mission and helped build ebony’s new home!

We are thrilled to share 62 legislators and 60 Indiana Statehouse staff members participated in the first ever Statehouse Build! This will be Ebony’s first time buying a home for herself and her 8-year-old daughter, Kaliyah. Ebony is currently a medical assistant and plans to attend nursing school in the future. She has worked very hard and has taken 3 jobs, at one point, to improve her credit so that she could qualify for a 0% interest loan to purchase a Habitat home. Thanks again to all who supported this wonderful project and the Habitat mission!

Who We Are: Habitat for Humanity of Indiana is a State Support Organization (SSO) that supports 59 Habitat for Humanity affiliates throughout the state of Indiana through advocacy, training and resource development as well as disaster preparedness response and recovery.

Frequently Asked Questions about Habitat for Humanity

What is Habitat for Humanity?

Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry that seeks to eliminate poverty housing around the world. To accomplish our mission, people of all backgrounds, races and religions build houses together in fraternal partnership with families in need. Habitat homes are sold with 0% interest mortgages so that homes are affordable to very low income families, for most of them, it is their only opportunity to own their own home.

How does Habitat provide affordable housing?

Habitat is able to make housing affordable because of community support. Homeowners and construction volunteers build under trained supervision and contribute thousands of hours of labor to further reduce home building costs. Individuals, corporations, faith groups, and others provide donations that make up the vital financial support needed to build these homes.

How do I become a homeowner?

Habitat affiliates all use the same 3 basic criteria in determining who will get a home. These criteria are: Need, Ability to Pay, and a Willingness to Partner. Contact your local Habitat affiliate to see how you may qualify for housing in your area.

What is the Habitat ReStore?

Many Habitat affiliates have opened stores where they take new or used items that they sell to help make money to build more homes for families in need. The program is great because it provides a funding stream for our housing ministry as well as providing a recycling aspect to what we do. Many donors of items feel good knowing their used equipment will help another family find a decent home with Habitat. If you are interested in donating materials or would like to shop at one of our ReStores, please check the map on this website to find a store near you.

There are many ways to get involved with Habitat for Humanity, you just simply need to make the call. Find your local affiliate and see how you can:

1) Donate to Habitat for Humanity
2) Volunteer to help with construction or help on a committee
3) Provide in-kind gifts or lunches for the construction site


22/08/2017

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La Jolla Wedding Photographer #better #photography, #la #jolla #wedding #and #elopement


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I’m Kristen. I am obsessed with photographing love because it makes me feel alive. I live for the adrenaline, excitement, and positive energy surrounding each couple on their day. My style is all about capturing the authentic moment and raw emotion. These are truly the moments and the story that will be shared and cherished forever. I am “based” in Charleston, Maui (Jan-March) and San Diego. I am an avid traveler and happy to pack my gear and fly anywhere.

I have shot elopements and weddings in as diverse settings as the rural countryside of Ireland, the sandy beaches of Mexico, the skyscraper jungle of NYC, and in my neighbor’s living room.
Wherever you write your love story, I’ll be there. I feel grateful for the trust couples put in me and seek to create a body of images that show the heart of the couple, the beauty of the day, and that will be treasured for generations to come. I’m only for couples who look at their partner and think, “Life is better with you.”

For those who look at their partner and think, “Life is better with you.”

Hi, I’m Kristen! I am obsessed with photographing love because it makes me feel alive. I live for the adrenaline, excitement, and positive energy surrounding each couple on their day. My style is all about capturing the authentic moment and raw emotion. These are truly the moments and the story that will be shared and cherished forever. I have shot elopements and weddings in as diverse settings as the rural countryside of Ireland, the sandy beaches of Mexico, the skyscraper jungle of NYC, and in my neighbor’s living room. Wherever you write your love story, I’ll be there. For each wedding or elopement shot, Better With You Photography gives back to someone in need. Each couple can choose if they would like me to photograph under-privileged high school senior portraits or rescue pups looking for a forever home in their name. I’m only for couples who look at their partner and think, “Life is better with you.”

Want to up your wedding day karma? Click here.

After hiring me for your wedding, each BWYP couple can choose, free of charge, one of the below options you would like me to complete in your name. It’s like the Tom’s shoes policy, one for one.

1. I will volunteer an afternoon photographing rescue pups who are looking for their forever homes. It’s proven that a quality photo makes a pound dog more “adoptable”.

2. I will gift a free senior portrait day to an underprivileged high school senior, which will build their self confidence/esteem. With this option, I provide the senior with an online gallery where he/she can download images from their session for free.

After hiring me for your wedding, each BWYP couple can choose, free of charge, one of the below options you would like me to complete in your name. It’s like the Tom’s shoes policy, one for one.

1. I will volunteer an afternoon photographing rescue pups who are looking for their forever homes. It’s proven that a quality photo makes a pound dog more “adoptable”.

2. I will gift a free senior portrait day to an underprivileged high school senior, which will build their self confidence/esteem. With this option, I provide the senior with an online gallery where he/she can download images from their session for free.

Up your wedding karma.


17/08/2017

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List of Free Online CNA Courses and Classes #cna #classes #in


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List of Free Online CNA Courses and Classes

Online CNA Courses for Credit

While free online courses offered through OpenCourseWare (OCW) systems aren’t specifically geared toward students interested in becoming Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), they can provide aspiring and practicing CNAs with foundational knowledge relevant to nurses and other healthcare workers. However, they generally don’t award academic credit.

Study.com’s Nursing 101: Fundamentals of Nursing course, on the other hand, can be used to earn college credit applicable toward an entry-level nursing degree or certificate program. For much less than a college or university course, registered members can watch short video lessons and take multiple-choice quizzes to assess their grasp of the material. Lesson transcripts are also available at no charge. Chapters in this nursing course include:

  • The Profession of Nursing – Find out what kinds of patient care nurses provide. Explore record-keeping and communication techniques as well as healthcare ethics.
  • Nursing Safety – Learn about identifying ecological hazards, spotting physical and mental hazards, safety devices used in nursing, and more.

Find schools that offer these popular programs

  • Clinical Nursing
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Direct-Entry Midwifery – LM, CPM
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse Training
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Neonatal Nursing
  • Nurse Anesthetist
  • Nurse Assistant or Patient Care Assistant
  • Nurse Midwife
  • Nurse Practitioner or Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nursing Administration
  • Nursing for Adults and Seniors
  • Nursing Science
  • Occupational Health Nursing
  • Operating Room and Surgical Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Public Health Nurse or Community Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Free Online Non-Credited CNA Courses

Des Moines University

  • Medical Terminology goes over anatomical terminology for areas such as the reproductive, digestive and circulatory systems, as well as terms related to cancer and non-prescription medications. Students can register and pay to receive a certificate of participation for completing this course.

Johns Hopkins University

  • Ethical Issues in Public Health emphasizes ethical issues found in public health systems, including the right to health care, the right to make personal health choices and resource allocation. Students must have Adobe Reader to view the lecture materials.
  • Health Issues for Aging Populations teaches students about the various health, societal and governmental issues involving the aging population. Students learn through the 15 lectures; however, the last lecture isn’t offered through OCW.
  • Patient Safety and Medical Errors tackles the implementation and practice of safety by healthcare workers. Topics include the science of safety, safety and medicine, teamwork, communication, medical errors and medication safety. These topics are offered through lectures and assignments.
  • Principles of Human Nutrition looks at the ways in which nutrition can affect health, physiology and disease in humans. Students could learn about malnutrition, obesity, dietary supplements and amino acids. In addition to lecture notes and slide presentations, there’s a recommended textbooks list.

Nurse.com

  • Aging Immune Systems Makes Older Adults More Vulnerable to Attack looks at various health risks associated with aging immune systems. Students learn why elderly patients are more susceptible to illness than young patients and the importance of immunization. The text-based course includes a reference list.
  • Improving Critical Thinking and Clinical Reasoning examines both clinical reasoning and critical thinking as it relates to nursing careers. The 3-page course is text-only and can be printed.

University of Michigan

  • Patient Communication Skills teaches communication techniques that can be used by healthcare workers. The course explores patient interviewing, cross-cultural communications and telephone skills, among other topics. The course notes (known as performance keys) are in PDF form, but there are also video demonstrations of patient communication.
  • Perspectives in Global Health teaches aspiring CNAs about global health concepts and the various organizations networked to promote health care around the world. This course includes lecture notes, online references and the name of the textbook used.

University of Notre Dame

  • Medical Ethics seeks to introduce students to the fundamental ethical theories behind modern medical practices and procedures. Topics include confidentiality, honesty, healthcare reform, euthanasia, experimentation and abortion. Audio lectures, slides and sample essay assignments allow students to explore various ethical biomedical issues. The textbook used for the course must be purchased separately.

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Research the requirements to become a CNA (certified nursing assistant) instructor. Learn about the job description and duties.

Individuals with experience working as nursing assistants, but who still need to complete additional training in order to gain.

The schools in the listing below are not free and may include sponsored content but are popular choices among our users. Tuition and costs will vary across programs and locations. Be sure to always request tuition information before starting a program.

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1 Kaplan University

  • Doctorate
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      • Doctor of Nursing Practice with an Emphasis in Educational Leadership
      • EdD in Organizational Leadership – Health Care Administration
  • Master
      • MBA and MS in Nursing: Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems (dual degree)
      • MS in Nursing: Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems
      • M.S. in Nursing: Nursing Education
      • MBA: Health Systems Management
      • MS in Health Care Administration
      • MS in Nursing: Nursing Education
  • Bachelor
      • BS in Nursing (Registered Nurse – R.N. to BSN)
      • BS in Health Care Administration
      • BS in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care
      • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science

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  • Must be 22 years of age or older
  • Programs offered by Ashford and listed below may not be related to the topic covered by the above article.

16/08/2017

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Sandiego DUI Attorney #dui #lawyers #in #san #diego


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Arrested for your 1st DUI in San Diego?


GOING THROUGH YOUR FIRST DUI LITIGATION PROCESS CAN BE A GRUELING TASK THAT CAN LEAD TO A DIZZYING TAILSPIN. HOWEVER, THE KEY TO GOING THROUGH THIS PROCESS WITHOUT EXPERIENCING ALL THE ACCOMPANYING STRESS IS TO EDUCATE YOURSELF ON HOW DUI LITIGATION PROCESS IS CARRIED OUT AND HIRING A COMPETENT ATTORNEY. A COMPETENT ATTORNEY WILL GIVE YOU A THOROUGH BRIEFING ON THE DUI PROCESS; PREPARE YOU FOR YOUR DMV HEARING AND DUI COURT HEARING. LIBERTY LAWYERS PROVIDE A FREE CONSULTATION FOR DUI CASES. YOU CAN GET AN EXPRESS FREE CONSULTATION BY CALLING (619)378-990 NOW.BEFORE THAT, HERE ARE 5 VITAL THINGS TO TAKE INTO CONSIDERATION WHEN LOOKING TO PROTECT YOUR FUTURE FROM THE LONG TERM CONSEQUENCES OF A DUI CONVICTION.

  • From the time of your arrest, you have 10 days to obtain your DMV hearing, or your license will be suspended. We are able to take care of this for you.
  • If convicted of afirst DUI in San Diego, you cannot only lose your license but can end up paying considerable fines and other courtroom ordered penalties.
  • You should hire a defense attorney that is specialized in DUI and criminal defense and has won a large number of first DUI cases in San Diego.
  • You should look for a legal professional who offers a competitive fee, accepts little or no down payment, and offers an affordable payment plan to help you through your first DUI case.
  • Most importantly, you must choose a legal professional with an impressive DUI dismissal rate in San Diego.

Finding the right San Diego DUI attorney for your First DUI case is so important that you cannot afford to hire just anyone. A DUI case that is not handled correctly can get you more than the regular penalty for first timers or deny you the chance of getting a lesser punishment. You need a lawyer who is familiar with San Diego’s law system and has the experience needed to make bold examinations of your DUI booking when necessary. Liberty lawyers have lawyers who have collectively helped thousands of individuals with first DUI cases get a lesser punishment. If you are facing your first DUI case in San Diego, call us immediately at (800) 823-0943 and get a FREE private consultation with an experienced, winning San Diego DUI lawyer.Our experienced attorney ensures that all your protection under the law are received and will not stop until you have secured your liberty and a perfect outcome!

We have over 15 year’s experiencein expertly defending alcoholic beverages and Drunk driving related offenses. We have successful representations for over a thousand San Diego County residents. Our clients get their first DUI charge markedly reducedor dismissed.
Note:You merely have 10 days from the time of your DUI arrest to acquire your reading with the DMV wanted.
Let us help you with your first Drunk driving in San Diego, call our experienced San Diego DUI legal defense professional on (619) 378-9990 for an express, free of charge, confidential consultation.

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15/08/2017

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Welcome to San Diego School of Flower Design

Learning the Art of Floral Design in America s Finest City .

At the San Diego School of Flower Design, founded by celebrity florist, Michael Gaffney, their students learn a large variety of different floral designs. Everything from traditional to contemporary design work is covered during their. A gorgeous mix of fresh flower and green materials are provided to the students during each day s class (all materials, books, containers, tools flowers are included with the tuition cost), as well as live demonstrations, flower market field trips, instructor assistance and best of all, hands on designing by the students themselves.

Located inside a Floral Wholesaler

The San Diego School of Flower Design is located in the Carlsbad Flower Market and has the freshest quality of flowers in the country. With several tuition options to choose from, even the tourist can pop in for one of their exciting 1 day classes. Located just miles from the beach, hotels, outlet shopping, dining and more, the students have plenty to do before and after class! Come see what Americas Finest City has to offer, and experience a thrilling hands on class in the art of floral design!

Led by Michael Gaffney

Michael Gaffney who has been featured on the Hallmark Channel, Today Show and Huffington Post states, In my book Design Star, there are 100 tips to flower design, but in class there are 1000. Being in class and having that one-on-one access to an instructor is important to learning good design habits and techniques. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. If you would like more information about classes and how to register, please call 1-877-32-BLOOM today!

Teaching all styles of Flower Design: Classic American, English, Contemporary, Bridal.

Take classes in Flower Design at our San Diego school or attend one of our many locations across the country

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“The most interesting class I ve ever taken and tons of flowers and all materials were provided with my tuition.

09/08/2017

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Really wonderful people! At San Diego Treatment Centers, all the staff and therapists are very experienced with the problem of substance dependency, and believe in treating drug abuse professionally, sympathetically, and with sensitivity. I didn’t actually want to enter rehabilitation initially because I assumed that everybody wouldn’t be understanding or unkind, however, even my housemates were encouraging and hoped to help me. Without them, I am sure I’d be living on the street, or still stuck within the self-destructive cycle of drugs. I no longer feel I’m a like a loser or worthless, and with the assistance of San Diego Treatment Centers, I was ready to get healthy and love myself again.
Edgar, San Diego Nov 25, 2011

Life-saving!
Life-saving! Like lots of addicts, I actually didn’t want to enter treatment because I believed that it would be a waste of time – nobody could understand my problems with dependency. San Diego Treatment Centers’s program proved me wrong, though, and now I’m clean and happier than I’ve been in a long time. Most of my housemates, and other people that I’ve met, also assumed that rehabilitation would be a waste of time, however, felt accepted and well supported at San Diego Treatment Centers since a lot of the therapists and personnel are addicts in recovery, also. I know that without them I’d definitely be on the streets, all alone, hopeless, and continuing to use – they gave me back my life!
Phillip, San Diego Jan 20, 2012

San Diego Treatment Centers is rated 5 /5 based on 5 reviews.

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Call San Diego Treatment Centers to Begin Recovering Today!

Despite the truth that there are millions of people suffering from drug abuse in the United States, drug abuse remains a very misunderstood, highly stigmatized disease. Often, the foundation of this misconception is that people believe substance addiction is a choice, so instead of being helped to overcome their illness, they must be punished. San Diego Treatment Centers believes in addressing addiction in the most compassionate, effective way possible, using methods which are in accordance with scientific and medical evidence. Additionally, San Diego Treatment Centers ’ rehabilitation programs are approved and licensed state by state, and their treatment is carried out by medical and clinical experts specializing in treating dependency.

San Diego Treatment Centers ’ Services

Many addicts and entire families are living in terror that the ‘outside world’ will discover their problems with substance addiction, which is unfortunately because of the stigma of being labeled ‘an addict.’ However conventional this response to drug addiction is, it regularly leads to irritation, anger, and bitterness between loved ones, friends, and the addict. In these particular instances, interventions are the best way to convince an addict to enter rehabilitation, and Interventions San Diego strongly encourages using a counselor, or an interventionist (an intervention professional) to mediate the intervention itself. Interventions aren t just effective for convincing an addict to enter rehabilitation, but can also create a safe setting for people to verbalize their concerns, irritation, and bitterness in a healthy way.

Detox is a procedure that approximately eighty per cent of addicts must undergo prior to entering rehab. Detox, or detoxification, is a procedure that will help the addict through withdrawal, on occasion with assistance from prescribed medicine. Depending on a client’s requirements, Detox San Diego offers either social detoxification or medically supervised detoxification. Typically, the needs of an individual that has been using cocaine for a few months are significantly different from the needs of a person who has been a profound alcoholic for decades. It is necessary to keep in mind that detox isn t a ‘miracle cure’ for substance dependency, and the addict should participate in a rehab program before recovery can start.

San Diego Treatment Centers knows that dependency is an illness that has far-reaching effects for family members and friends of an addict, not just the addicts themselves. That is why Treatment Programs San Diego customizes treatment plans that include all facets of the addict’s life, such as their family relationships, their job, health issues, psychological problems, social problems, and legal problems. Their rehabilitation plans help ready addicts in recovery for long term recovery, which includes interacting with the ‘real world’ on more normal terms, meaning without the use of drugs or other substances as a crutch.

Get Help Immediately with San Diego Treatment Centers !

Clients of San Diego Treatment Centers ’ residential rehab programs can anticipate care that encompasses the best parts of inpatient (including 24-hour supervision and access to the clinical team) and outpatient treatment (like comfortable, homey facilities and contact with real world scenarios and issues). Rehab plans are custom-designed in response to the client’s needs, so no two are exactly the same. However, clients must expect to participate in the following sorts of rehab: group or individual counseling, behavioral modeling techniques, daily recovery support classes, recreational activities, and daily trips to the gym. Call San Diego Treatment Centers ’ recovery professionals immediately for additional details about substance abuse in general, interventions, detox, or treatment programs.


03/08/2017

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Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Lawyer – San Diego, California #medical


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Mr. Ken Sigelman, an expert medical malpractice and personal injury lawyer in California, has more than 20 years’ experience litigating serious personal injury. medical malpractice. and wrongful death cases before juries on behalf of his clients. He is a medical doctor and has an intimate understanding of the field of medicine that only a small handful of practicing lawyers possess. This medical background allows him to fight for you with a foundation of medical knowledge and legal clout that few personal injury and medical malpractice lawyers in San Diego or California can match. If you have been a victim of a personal injury or medical malpractice, it takes a personal injury lawyer with an understanding of California law, knowledge, experience, and commitment to achieve justice and obtain fair compensation. If you need an expert personal injury or medical malpractice lawyer in San Diego, California. contact Kenneth Sigelman. more>

Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Lawyer in San Diego, California

Kenneth Sigelman, personal injury lawyer in San Diego, California knows medical malpractice and personal injury cases place unexpected and heavy burdens on victims and their families. If you or someone you love has been injured in a medical malpractice or other serious personal injury case, you are probably facing many unplanned expenses, as well as physical and emotional pain. The law recognizes that you and your family need assistance and deserve to be compensated for your personal injury or medical malpractice case. Your suffering is not your fault, and medical malpractice lawyer Ken Sigelman is here to help. You deserve to be represented by a personal injury lawyer with specialized knowledge, vast experience, and a deep personal commitment to helping victims and their families. Please contact a personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer in San Diego, California today.


03/08/2017

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San Diego Car Title Loans #car #title #loans #in #san #diego


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San Diego Car Title Loans

Stay classy with a car title loan in San Diego. Applying on the side gets you a free online title loan quote so you know just how much money you could be getting from your title loan.

Title loans, or pink slip loans in CA. are great because:

  • You don’t need any credit to get them. Bad credit, no credit, bankruptcy is OK
  • The cash is yours in a matter of hours after applying
  • There’s only one application
  • You keep your car while paying
  • They are secured loans

Since title loan lenders just hang onto your car’s title as collateral, you’re free to drive around America’s Finest City as you normally would during repayment. Once lenders process your final payment, they send your title right back.

Title loans in San Diego, CA

Car title loans are a secured loan, which means they are backed by collateral. This lending option is much different than the payday loan, another type of bad credit loan that is unsecured. Instead of having to rely on your next paycheck and taking your word alone for payment, your car’s equity backs title loans.

This allows for USA Car Title Loans’ A-Team of lenders to give you:

  • At least $2,500 in cash by tomorrow
  • No credit checks
  • Interest rates lower than anywhere in CA
  • Customizable repayment plans
  • No early repayment penalties

You can all the things you’ve been putting off once you get your cash from your title loan, like going to back to school, fixing up your car, getting a new TV, or buying a nice gift for someone. You suddenly have more financial freedom than you know what to do with. Apply on the side to change up your life!

California Title Loans

Using USA Car Title Loans’ free application on this page gives you instant access to the best lenders throughout the Golden State. There’s no need for you to use a drop of gas driving from lender to lender; we do all the research for you! Lend with confidence—you’ll have the backing of an entire team of title loan representatives 24/7.


03/08/2017

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Collins Plumbing would welcome the opportunity to bid on your upcoming projects.

Welcome to Collins Plumbing Inc.

Collins Plumbing has been a solid performer in the San Diego area for over 30 years, specializing in new construction and enjoys an excellent reputation for timely and competent job completion.

Collins Plumbing has been a major player in the building of San Diego and keeping it on the cutting edge of technology. In 2007 CPI adopted an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), allowing employees who have dedicated their working careers to CPI, to participate in ownership of the company.

Collins Plumbing specializes in new construction, both in the public and private sector. Our clients include general contractors, sewer and water municipalities and the city, state and federal governments. In addition to installing plumbing systems, we provide Design/Build construction, plan and specification construction. We maintain industry safety guidelines on every job. We have established an outstanding reputation for quality products and services and the credit for this goes to every one of our employees. We are proud of the work we have done for our clients — their repeat business is a testimony to the quality work we do.

Collins Plumbing Inc. was named the top subcontractor for work on the Quechan Casino and Resort. The project included a 166-room hotel, casino floor, restaurants, cafes, pubs, concert venue, and pool with a “lazy river” and on site wastewater treatment plants. After 1 million cubic yards of dirt had been moved, the site could be leveled. In spite of this delay the project was completed 149 days early and $250,000 under budget.

Collins Plumbing Inc. has been consistently recognized and awarded by our clients and industry peers as a company that produces superior workmanship and timely job completion in a cost effective manner. Our success is measured by the number of repeat clients who request Collins Plumbing for their project team.


30/07/2017

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PROFESSIONAL Tile Iinstallationin San Diego area by a licensed tile contractor


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LICENSED TILE INSTALLATION CONTRACTOR SAN DIEGO CA

Hello, My name is Will Arnzen and I am a licensed tile contractor and tile installer working in San Diego, North San Diego County, East San Diego County, and North South Orange County Ca including La Jolla, Del Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe, Solana Beach, La Costa, Carlsbad, Vista, San Marcos, Escondido Ramona, Poway, Cardiff, and Chula Vista. I have 20 years of experience in tile stone installation and restoration. Working with ceramic tile, porcelain tile, saltillo tile, slate tile, flagstone pavers, glass tile, marble, tile, travertine tile, and granite tiles. and other natural stone tiles involving residential remodels and new construction. Tile installation applications include floors, shower walls and pans, tub enclosures,countertops and backsplashes, fireplaces, patios, concrete block barbeques, and jacuzzis. I also am a licensed general contractor so we can handle complete bathroom, kitchen, and patio additons and remodels from start to finish. Thanks, Will

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*** My name is Will Arnzen and I am the owner operator of Arnzen Tile and Stone. I am a licened Tile Contractor specializing in tile and stone installation and restoration (stripping, cleaning, and resealing) of ceramic tile, porcelain tile floors, glass tile showers backsplashes, travertine tile flooring, limestone tile bathrooms showers, marble tile, granite tile, sandstone, saltillo pavers, slate tile, quarry tile, flagstone pavers, andother natural stone tiles and slabs working in San Diego County, Orange, and Riverside Counties.

*** I am bonded and carry general liability insurance and workers compensation so the homeowner is not at risk if someone gets hurt. I am an on-site and hands-on owner. I am a licensed tile contractor as well as a licensed general contractor allowing me to handle the complete demo and remodel for bathrooms, kitchens, and patios.

*** For the tile and stone installation process we make sure to evenly distribute all of the different shades colors of the the tiles to make for a clean natural flowing tile installation. Instead of big patches of light dark tiles which can detract from the overall appearance. We also know all of the correct sealers applications so that your tile stone not only looks great when it is installed, but also 10 and 20 years from now We do recommend calling us back to professionally deep clean reseal the tile every 2-3 years for interior applications and every 1-2 years for exterior installations.

*** For bathroom shower remodels and tile installations I like to mud float all of my shower walls using roofing paper to protect the studs from water damage, metal wire mesh for strength and reinforcement, and a sand, cement, and water mix for the actual wall float which is far stronger and more durable than hardiebacker or similar products. I use 1/8 inch grout joints to make for a cleaner looking job. I also can handle any fabrication and bullnosing of travertine, marble, granite, slate,quartzite, limestone tiles and slabs, and some porcelain.

*** A good tile job is no accident. It takes good communication between the homeowner and tile installer.

*** We also specialize in epoxy grout installation for industrial and commercial projects as well as for tile countertops and shower pans in the home.
Epoxy grout is more stain resistant and alot stronger than regular sanded grouts which helps to reduce cracked grout in the shower and future water and mold damage.

*** For our flagstone, saltillo pavers, terra cotta tile and slate tile refinishing and restoration ( stripping. cleaning. sealing and resealing ) we use enviromentally friendly and low VOC products which do not leave chemical odors in the home.
We can also clean your grout and use an epoxy grout stain to give your grout a new consistent appearance. As well as staining saltilloo tile pavers.

*** I also install cork underlayment for soundproofing condos, offices, and homes before the finish floor installation. As well as installing cork laminate flooring and conventional laminate flooring.
Cork flooring is a good choice for clothes closets off of master bathrooms, offices, and small children’s rooms.

*** Because I also have my general contractors license we can easily handle any bathroom and kitchen remodels and remodeling additions including the demolition, framing, hot mopping prep work, plumbing, gas and electric. hot mop, cabinets, bathroom vanities granite countertops and bathroom cultured marble vanity top installation as well as kitchen granite countertops and cultured marble countertop installation, painting, and obviously the tile.

*** For our patio and barbeque additons and remodels we can handle any demolition of concrete, drainage and plumbing, the reinforced concrete and concrete block installation, as well as the installing of flagstone, quartzite, slate and travertine tile, and concrete pavers for the patio. And flagstone, stacked and eldorado stone for the barbeque, fireplace, or columns. As wells as cutom making and staining any doors that you would like to add to the barbeque area.

*** Areas of coverage include: San Diego and Orange County including: San Diego, Coronado, La Jolla, Del Mar, Encinitas, Carmel Valley, Rancho Santa Fe, Poway, Rancho Bernardo, Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach, Point Loma, Scripps Ranch, Rancho Penasquitos, San Elijo Hills, El Centro, Ramona, Escondido, El Cajon, Lakeside, Kensington, North Park, South Park, Hillcrest, Normal Heights, Chula Vista, National City, Bonita, Fallbrook, Valley Center, Fallbrook, Alpine, Julian, La Costa, Carlsbad, San Marcos, Vista, Lakeside, Jamul, Solana Beach, Alpine, Dana Point, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Beach, Laguna Niguel, Monarch Beach, Lake Elsinore, Corona, Temecula, Pauma Valley, Pala, Murrieta, Palm Springs, Hemet, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Rancho Mirage, Santa Catalina Island. Malibu, Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Manhattan Beach, Newport Beach, Los Angeles, Rancho Palos Verdes, Pasadena, Simi Valley, Oxnard, Ventura, Bel Air, Brentwood, Hollywood Hills, and Beverly Hills. and places in between.
For compete remodels and bigger jobs we travel to Riverside and San Bernardino, Santa Barbara (Arroyo Grande, Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo, Goleta, Santa Ynez, Grove Beach, Santa Maria, Santa Clara, Santa Clarita, San Jose and San Francisco areas (including Silicon Valley, Palo Alto, Sunnyvale, Napa Valley), Lake Tahoe, Sacramento, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Sedona Arizona, Santa Fe New Mexico, Laughlin and Las Vegas, Nevada, Mendocino, Monterey, Cabo San Lucas. Honolulu, Waikiki, Telluride, Aspen, Big Bear, Lake Arrowhead, and Oahu Hawaii.
I also subcontract all of my wallpaper work out to the best wall paper hanger I’ve ever seen. For hotels and commercial projects. Including custom hand made and hand printed grass and textured wallpaper.

Custom tile installation by a licensed tile contractor and professional tile installers and tile setters working in San Diego and Orange County including: SAN DIEGO, LA JOLLA, DEL MAR, ENCINITAS, CORONADO, SOLANA BEACH, PACIFIC BEACH, OCEAN BEACH, LEUCADIA, CARDIFF, RANCHO SANTA FE, SCRIPPS RANCH, RANCHO BERNARDO, OCEANSIDE, VISTA, SAN MARCOS, POWAY, ESCONDIDO, VALLEY CENTER, FALLBROOK, RAMONA, JULIAN, ALPINE, TEMECULA, MURRIETA, PALM SPRINGS, LAGUNA BEACH, NEWPORT BEACH, LAGUNA NIGUEL, BEVERLY HILLS, SANTA MONICA, MALIBU, MONARCH BEACH, SAN CLEMENTE, IRVINE, ALISO VIEJO, MISSION VIEJO, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, AND LOS ANGELES.

lLicensed Tile installer, tile contractor, and tile setter for Custom Tile Installaion of Travertine tile, Marble tile, granite tile, limestone tile, saltillo tile pavers, terra cotta pavers and steps, slate tile, quartzite tile, porcelain tile, ceramic tile, glass tile, flagstone pavers and concrete pavers. Licensed Tile Contractor and Tile Installer.


22/07/2017

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Miley Cyrus and fiance Liam Hemsworth visit fans at San Diego


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Hearts of gold! Miley Cyrus and fiance Liam Hemsworth visit fans at San Diego children’s hospital

By Adam S. Levy For Dailymail.com 05:29 BST 30 Dec 2016, updated 12:18 BST 30 Dec 2016

She’s a household name who’s sold tens of millions of albums, performed in front of dozens of sold-out arenas and remains one of pop culture’s foremost trendsetters.

But Miley Cyrus couldn’t have looked more like a superstar than she did Thursday, visiting fans from room-to-room at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, California with her fiance Liam Hemsworth.

The Grammy-nominated singer surprised patients at the Southern California medical facility as she popped in to pose for pictures and share encouraging words in an unannounced visit.

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Happiness: Miley Cyrus, 24, and beau Liam Hemsworth, 26, surprised fans at a San Diego children’s hospital Thursday, posing for photos and spreading joy

Gratitude: Miley on her Instagram page thanked the facility, Rady Children’s Hospital, for their ‘incredible dedication to bettering the lives and health of the beautiful youngins’

The hospital said on Facebook. ‘Today we received a surprise special visit from a couple of people you might recognize!

‘Thank you to Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth and The Happy Hippie Foundation for bringing joy and laughter to our patients!’

The 24-year-old Tennessee native dressed in her usual array of bold, loud colors, clad in a shamrock green skirt with yellow, brown and purple flowers, a pink coat, mauve leggings and pink rain boots. The Wrecking Ball artist had her hair pulled back with a yellow bow and a few pink barrettes holding things together.

The We Can’t Stop singer’s hunky beau Hemsworth, 26, wore a blue plaid shirt with dark blue jeans, with his brown beard perfectly trimmed on the visit.

On Facebook, plaudits poured in for the pop star amid her well-intended stop at the medical facility.

‘Thank you Miley for stopping by [Rady’s] today for our kids,’ one user wrote, adding, ‘It’s people like you that puts [big] smiles on the [kids’] faces and what a sweet memory for them.’

Another person added, ‘Now this is a side of Miley I’d love to see more of! Makes way more of an impact than her crazy antics.’

The Happy Hippie Foundation is Miley’s charity organization earmarked toward rallying ‘young people to fight injustice facing homeless youth, LGBTQ youth and other vulnerable populations.’

Miley and Liam’s stop in San Diego is presumably one of the last in the states before they depart for his native Australia, according to the Herald Sun. which reported that the celebrity couple are headed down under in the ‘next few days’ to ring in 2017.

‘They will have New Year’s Eve in Australia again this year,’ a source told the newspaper, adding that their itinerary likely includes a stop at a music and arts showcase called the Falls Festival; and in Byron Bay, an oceanside town in New South Wales that the two are partial to.

The duo, who are engaged, ‘will be making plans’ for their nuptials while in Australia, the publication reported.

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08/07/2017

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About SDPD #traffic #accident #san #diego


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About SDPD

“To maintain peace and order by providing the highest quality police services.”

Vision

“A Police Department whose employees feel valued, works together in community partnerships to be a model of excellence in policing and fosters the highest level of public trust and safety.”

Goals

Goal 1: Improve Quality of Life for All

  • Reduce violent crime through prevention, and the identification/apprehension of criminal offenders.
  • Improve priority call response times.
  • Ensure effective policing by addressing command and community priorities.

Goal 2: Ensure Accountability to High Standards of Performance, Ethics and Professional Conduct

  • Require professional and ethical behavior by employees.
  • Achieve sound decision making through the application of Procedural Justice.
  • Empower and develop the workforce to achieve excellence.
  • Support an informed and trained workforce.

Goal 3: Strive for Continuous Improvement in Efficiency and Effectiveness

  • Ensure continuous improvement of operations by identifying best practices in policing, new technology and equipment.
  • Effectively utilize and manage our resources.
  • Efficiently manage staffing levels.

If you have additional questions about San Diego Police Department Recruiting, see the Frequently Asked Questions. call (619) 531-COPS (2677) or email [email protected] .

If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.

To access 9-1-1 from a cell phone or outside San Diego, call (619) 531-2065.

For 24-hour non-emergencies, call (619) 531-2000 or (858) 484-3154.


13/06/2017

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First Class Travel – 14 Photos – Travel Services – Clairemont

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This is my second review for First Class Travel, and the second time Donna at First Class Travel has come through for me.  First, let me say that I travel more than the average person. (Twice a year I leave the country for a month at a time.)  Like many people today, I plan out most of my trips myself, and mostly book my own flights and accommodations on line.  However, when I want to put together an itinerary for a trip that is more complicated than most I have found that Donna has not only made it easy, but has saved me money as well.

I was planning a month long trip to the Philippines and Thailand over the holiday season.  Since I had never been to these two countries, I was making up my trip as I went along.  For this trip, the only thing I really knew were the dates that I wanted to fly.  I tried finding two separate flights, or book flights to two destinations on line but it was a bit harder than I thought.  In addition, the flights I was looking at on line were not convenient and were more expensive than what I expected.  After spending several hours over several days trying to get the flights that I wanted on line, I realized it was time to call Donna.

Donna remembered me even though I hadn t used her services for over two years.  Donna s knowledge of airlines and flight schedules and her ability to combine flight made it possible for me to get the schedules I wanted at fares that were reasonable for the holiday season.  In addition to that, I estimated that even with her fee, she saved me a few hundred dollars compared to what I would have paid if I tried to book the same flights myself on line.  Donna also sold me trip insurance that would reimburse me if I needed to cancel my trip for any reason.  This is important to me because unfortunately things do happen in life.

If your travel plans are not run of the mill (like a trip that involves multiple destinations on several flight) I would suggest using Donna at First Class Travel.  She will save you time and aggravation.





13/06/2017

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San Diego Hotels – $38: Find 492 Hotel Deals #velocity #travel

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Your Guide to San Diego Hotels

When you want to enjoy some luxury while relaxing with the surfer crowd and chowing down on scrumptious fish tacos, discover the sunny lifestyle of San Diego, California.

  • Stay at a gorgeous hotel with first-rate amenities and access to popular attractions
  • Gain valuable points and benefits with the Expedia+ rewards program
  • Enjoy the satisfaction of knowing you got the guaranteed best deals around

Discover Where to Stay in San Diego, CA

America’s Finest City is full of pleasant neighborhoods that feature great hotel options for the whole family. You can stay at a fun resort with an outdoor pool or sleep in comfort at one of the very simple and affordable motels in San Diego. If you’re planning the trip of a lifetime, why not dabble in extravagance during your fun West Coast adventure? There are many luxury hotels in San Diego that feature spas, manicured balconies, amazing daily breakfast options and great bars and lounges.

If you’re planning to stay out late while you’re in the city, hotels in the Gaslamp Quarter will place you next to the best selection of bars and nightclubs. You can wake up to amazing views of waves crashing against the beach if you choose a hotel overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Many couples searching for romantic places to stay choose hotels and resorts near the boardwalk at Mission Beach or the bluffs of La Jolla. Downtown is a great place to stay if you’re in town for business and looking for modern hotels that offer the technology and accommodations you need to get a good night’s rest and get a little work done from the comfort of your room. Mission Valley houses many cheap San Diego hotels if you’re saving your cash for sightseeing.

Choosing When to Visit San Diego

The only thing more amazing than the beaches of San Diego is its weather. This city enjoys some seriously perfect weather all year long. People often credit San Diego with having a Mediterranean climate. You’ll enjoy planning your trip around the city’s warm, dry summers and wonderfully mild winters. In fact, shorts and sandals are acceptable throughout the year here. What else would you expect from a place where the temperature reaches 70 degrees Fahrenheit more than 200 days out of the year? If you’re coming during January or February, packing a light jacket to stay comfortable when temperatures dip to 50 degrees Fahrenheit is advisable. You can expect it to reach 88 degrees Fahrenheit during summer’s peak.

The Secrets of Getting Around San Diego

While mild temperatures may motivate you to tour the city by foot, San Diego has a sprawling landscape that isn’t always easily explored by pedestrians. Grabbing a car rental in San Diego is the best way to guarantee that you’ll have the freedom to visit attractions at your own pace. Of course, you can always park your car and walk around or rent a bicycle once you get in the vicinity of the attractions you want to explore. The Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) provides both a trolley system and a bus route for the public to use. You can ride the rail system to get around downtown and travel near the border with Mexico. The city’s buses go as far as Hillcrest, Coronado and La Jolla.

Discover Amazing Things to See and Do in San Diego

Whether you like sunshine, family-friendly amusements, arts and culture, or fun party scenes, you’ll find plenty of things to do in San Diego. It’s important to narrow down some of the attractions you want to visit before you book your hotel. If you’re coming to town to surf, swim or sunbathe, you have plenty of San Diego hotels by the beach to choose from. You’ll think you’ve reached heaven when you wake up each morning just a stone’s throw away from La Jolla Cove, Windansea Beach, Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, Black’s Beach or Ocean Beach.

Many families find it important to stay close to top destinations such as San Diego Zoo, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, Belmont Park and SeaWorld San Diego. Downtown’s hotels are perfect if you’re planning to catch a game at Petco Park and explore Balboa Park before enjoying a sophisticated dinner at an amazing restaurant or wine bar. Nights in San Diego are filled with the sounds of waves roaring beneath the dark sky and music and laughter pouring into the streets from great cocktail lounges and comedy clubs. You can choose between downtown bars that welcome people dressed in business attire and casual clubs by the beach.

Get the Best Rates on Rooms at Top Hotels in San Diego, CA

When it comes to bringing you San Diego hotel deals, nobody can top Expedia.com rates. Our exclusive discount offers give you the chance to stay at hotels in every price range. If you’re looking for all-inclusive San Diego vacation packages that give you the power to plan a perfect trip in one step, begin searching for deals that work for your desired travel dates today. Our online booking tools make bundling San Diego flights and hotel rooms possible without the hassle and confusion of visiting multiple websites. Even if you’re traveling on a budget, you’ll enjoying seeing how affordable we make booking luxury suites and posh hotels in fancy neighborhoods. Make a plan to experience the best of city living while letting righteous waves soothe your soul by browsing San Diego hotels on Expedia.com today.





15/04/2017

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