Local Vendors and Resources


Arcadia (City of)

Phone: 863-494-4114
Website: https://arcadia-fl.gov/

Home page for the City of Arcadia, Florida -

Arcadia - Police (Non-emergency)

Phone: 863-993-4660

North Port (City of)

Phone: 941-429-7000
Website: https://www.cityofnorthport.com/

4970 City Hall Blvd, North Port, FL 34286

North Port - Building Dept.

Phone: 941-429-7044
Website: https://www.cityofnorthport.com/government/city-services/building

4970 City Hall Blvd. North Port, FL 34286

North Port - Police Dept. (Non-emergency)

Phone: 941-429-7300
Website: https://www.cityofnorthport.com/government/city-services/police

4980 City Hall Blvd. North Port, FL 34286

North Port - Zoning Dept.

Phone: 941-429-7156
Website: https://www.cityofnorthport.com/government/city-services/planning-zoning

Punta Gorda (City of)

Phone: 941-575-3302
Website: http://www.ci.punta-gorda.fl.us/

326 W. Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Punta Gorda - Building Dept.

Phone: 941-575-3324
Website: http://www.ci.punta-gorda.fl.us/government/building

Punta Gorda - Police Dept. (Non-emergency)

Phone: 941-639-4111

Punta Gorda - Zoning Dept.

Phone: 941) 575-3314
Website: http://www.ci.punta-gorda.fl.us/residents/zoning


Charlotte County

Website: https://www.charlottecountyfl.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Home page for Charlotte County, Florida - (941) 743-1944

Charlotte County - Building Dept.

Phone: 941-743-1201

Charlotte County - Health Dept.

Phone: 941-743-7200

Charlotte County - Property Appraiser

Phone: 941-743-1498
Website: https://www.ccappraiser.com/

Punta Gorda satellite office - 941-743-3748

Charlotte County - Sheriff Dept. (Non-emergency)

Phone: 941-639-2101

Charlotte County - Tax Collector

Phone: 941-743-1350 Email: taxcollector@charlottecountyfl.gov
Website: https://taxcollector.charlottecountyfl.gov/

Charlotte County - Zoning Dept.

Phone: 941-743-1964

Desoto County

Contact: Mandy Hines, County Administrator at Phone: 863-993-4800 Email: m.hines@desotobocc.com
Website: http://desotobocc.com/

201 East Oak Street, Arcadia, Florida 34266

Desoto County - Building Dept.

Contact: Lester Hornbake - Building Division Director at Phone: 863-993-4811 Email: l.hornbake@desotobocc.com
Website: http://desotobocc.com/departments/building

Desoto County - Property Appraiser

Phone: 863-993-4866 Email: appraiser@desotopa.com
Website: http://www.desotopa.com/

Desoto County - Sheriff Dept (Non-emergencies)

Phone: 941-743-6777
Website: https://www.desotosheriff.com/

Desoto County - Tax Collector

Contact: Kathryn J. Hill, C.F.C. - Tax Collector at Phone: 863-993-4861
Website: http://www.desotocountytaxcollector.com/

Desoto County - Zoning Dept.

Contact: June Fisher - Development Director at Phone: 863-993-4806 Email: j.fisher@desotobocc.com
Website: http://desotobocc.com/departments/planning_zoning

Sarasota County

Phone: 941-861-5000
Website: https://www.scgov.net/

Sarasota County Government - 1660 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County - Building Dept.

Phone: 941-861-6678 Email: building@scgov.net
Website: https://www.scgov.net/government/planning-and-development-services/building

Sarasota County - Health Dept

Phone: 941-861-2900
Website: http://sarasota.floridahealth.gov/

2200 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34237

Sarasota County - Property Appraiser

Phone: 941-861-8200 Email: PA@sc-pa.com
Website: https://www.sc-pa.com/home

2001 Adams Ln., Sarasota, FL 34237

Sarasota County - Sheriff's Dept. (Non-emergency)

Phone: 941-861-4165
Website: https://www.sarasotasheriff.org/

2020 Main St., Sarasota, FL 34237

Sarasota County - Tax Collector

Phone: 941-861-8300 Email: Info@SarasotaTaxCollector.com
Website: https://www.sarasotataxcollector.com/

Sarasota County - Zoning & Planning

Phone: 941-861-5000 Email: zoning@scgov.net
Website: https://www.scgov.net/government/planning-and-development-services/planning-and-zoning

Planning Dept. Email - Planning@scgov.net


Communications - Century Link

Phone: 800-786-6272
Website: https://www.centurylink.com/home/

Satellite TV, Telephone, Internet, Security Systems

Communications - Comcast Xfinity

Phone: 800-266-2278
Website: https://www.xfinity.com/local/fl/port-charlotte/22266-edgewater-drive.html?CMP=ORG:OTH:BAU:ALL:COM:GEN:INT5446cc3b393b1

Cable TV, Telephone, Internet, Security Systems

Power - Florida Power & Light

Phone: 941-639-1106
Website: https://www.fpl.com

Solid waste - Charlotte County (All but Punta Gorda)

Phone: 941-764-4360
Website: https://www.charlottecountyfl.gov/services/solidwaste/Pages/default.aspx

Charlotte County residential solid waste **Large Item pick-up - 941-629-1106

Solid waste - Punta Gorda

Phone: 941-575-5050 Email: pubworks@pgorda.us
Website: http://www.ci.punta-gorda.fl.us/services/sanitation

Water/Sewer - Charlotte County Utilities

Phone: 941-764-4300
Website: https://www.charlottecountyfl.gov/dept/utilities/Pages/default.aspx

Water/Sewer - North Port Utilities

Phone: 941-240-8000 Email: NPUField@cityofnorthport.com
Website: https://www.cityofnorthport.com/government/city-services/utilities

Water/Sewer - Punta Gorda Utilities

Phone: 941-575-3339 Email: utility@pgorda.us
Website: http://www.ci.punta-gorda.fl.us/services/water-waste-water

Billing - 941-639-2528


A/C Service - SWFL A/C Services, Inc.

Phone: 941-268-9785 Email: SWFLACServices@outlook.com

A/C Sales & Service

Appliance Repair - A1 Appliance

Phone: 941-629-6900 Email: MatthewsA1Appliance@gmail.com
Website: https://matthewsa1appliance.wixsite.com/a1appliance

In business since 1998

Arborist - James Yelverton

Phone: 941-234-8174

Charlotte County Certified

Arborist - Joan LeBeau

Contact: Joan LeBeau at Phone: 941-575-3375

Charlotte County Certified

Arborist - John Cannon

Contact: John Cannon at Phone: 941-426-8983

Charlotte County Certified

Arborist - Michael Washington

Contact: Michael Washington at Phone: 941-637-9967

Charlotte County Certified

Electrician - M & C Electric

Contact: Mark Cruce at Phone: (941) 391-1149 Email: mcelectricco@yahoo.com
Website: http://mcelectriccompany.com/

Estate Sales / Liquidators - Debbie Rakowitz

Phone: 513-519-6434

Handyman - John Kittredge

Phone: (941) 626-7282

All sorts of tasks

Handyman - Thomas Lehmann

Contact: Thomas Lehmann at Phone: 941-740-1354 Email: LehmannThomas123@gmail.com

All sorts of tasks and minor repairs

Heating & Cooling - Executive Cooling & Heating

Phone: 941-637-9800

Inspections - HomeSec

Contact: Chris Budd (owner) at Phone: 941-270-1349 Email: info@HomeSpecFL.com
Website: https://www.homespecfl.com/

Full-service inspection service. Including water testing Florida License: #HI11892

Inspections - HomeSpec

Contact: Charles Miller at Phone: 941-549-2962

Inspections - Platinum Inspections

Contact: Thomas Belke at Phone: (941) 889-8729 Email: platinuminspectionsfl@gmail.com
Website: https://platinuminspectionsfl.com/

Schedule and pay on-line!

Insurance - Dynamic Insurance

Phone: 941-205-5900

Insurance - Shepherd Insurance

Contact: Virginia "Ginny" Davis at Phone: 941-676-8571 Email: vdavis@shepherdins.com

Insurance - State Insurance

Phone: 941-979-8426

Landscaping - A Cut Above Landscaping

Contact: Victor Alejo at Phone: 941-205-2209 Email: acutabovethebestinc5296@yahoo.com Business Hours
Website: https://www.acutabovethebestinc.com/

Your 1 Stop for All Your Lawn & Landscape Needs

Landscaping - Battiste Tree & Lawn Service

Contact: Terry Battiste at Phone: 518-961-8030 Email: Battisteterry@yahoo.com

Tree Removal, Stump Grinding, Trimming, Storm damage clean up, Landscaping & Design and, Bush hog

Landscaping - Good-n-Green Landscaping

Phone: 941-234-3909

Landscaping - Men on a Limb Tree & Lawn Service

Contact: Craig Ruggiero at Phone: 941-256-6410

Licensed and Insured Serving Charlotte & Sarasota Counties

Locksmith - Bob's Lock & Key

Phone: 941-629-2744

Movers - PODS

Phone: 866-556-9595
Website: https://www.pods.com/partners/remax

RE/Max clients receive a 10% discount from PODS

Movers - Two Men and a Truck

Phone: 941-306-4160
Website: https://twomenandatruck.com/movers/fl

A very reputable firm which we've used several times.

Movers - Yes Dear Moving

Contact: Clayton Irminger at Phone: 239-784-6502
Website: https://www.facebook.com/Yes-Dear-Moving-and-Deliveries-LLC-109898137092291/

Great area movers who specialize is piano transporting

Painter - Art by Diane Kole

Contact: Diane Kole at Phone: 941-629-2744
Website: https://www.dianekole.com/

Custom faux painting

Pest Control - Hoskins Pest Control

Phone: 941-468-2580

Pest Control - Hughes Exterminators

Phone: 941-629-3033

Plumbing - Babe's Plumbing

Contact: https://www.babesplumbing.com/ at Phone: 941-624-4343

4585 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33980

Pool Maintenance - Howard's Pool Service

Phone: 941-625-6007

Pool Maintenance - Isles Pool Service

Contact: Mr. Ofer at Phone: 941-637-6083

Power Washing - Mr. Pressure Cleaning

Phone: 941-257-8624
Website: https://www.mrpressurecleaning.com/

A family-owned power washing business

Power Washing - Sabrina's Gulf Coast Window Cleaning

Phone: 941-922-5384
Website: www.siestawindowcleaners.com

** Ask about the $50 Realtor Referral program when you mention the MLS Detectives Group! POWER WASHING & WINDOW CLEANING

Rental Management

Contact: Mandy Compton at Phone: 941-380-6263 Email: mcompton@remax.net

Specializing in annual and monthly rentals and management

Roof Maintenance - CFS Roofing

Contact: Craig Davis at Phone: (239) 561-2600 Email: c.davis@cfsroofing.com
Website: https://cfsroofing.com/

Roof repair & replacement

Roof Maintenance - CW's Quality Roofing

Contact: Chris Walling and Larraine Kenney at Phone: 941-421-0534 Email: cwroofing@comcast.net
Website: https://www.cwsqualityroofinginc.com/?useYB=1&cam=ppc-g-m138332-c530884-g1291267-&gclid=Cj0KCQiAw_H-BRD-ARIsALQE_2NQVXltESBOlPGs64rS70AqCb2jTp62hx7pxy3mWLHZSiU3H_xU8UwaAgt7EALw_wcB

Port Charlotte, Venice, Englewood, Nokomis, North Port, and Punta Gorda

Roof Maintenance - Florida Pure Clean

Contact: Leon Marhanka - Owner at Phone: 239-233-6810 Email: Lean@FloridaPureClean.com
Website: http://www.FloridaPureClean.com

Touchless roof cleaning / House washing / Driveway and sidewalk cleaning / Screen enclosure cleaning / Fence cleaning / Drive & Sidewalk sealing

Roof Maintenance - Mark Kaufman Roofing

Phone: 941-586-9731 Email: info@mkroof.com
Website: https://www.markkaufmanroofing.com/?gclid=CjwKCAjw0dKXBhBPEiwA2bmObU0FZh7gVtvEyWGRm_CuSTwCnG4UQ43Hisg0JJT7xqH2X88Vp1DBPBoC9WcQAvD_BwE

Replacement Roofs, Annual Inspections & Repairs License# CCC1330473

Roof Replacement - Roof EZ

Contact: Jason Polly at Phone: 239-464-5022 Email: jp@roofez.net

Septic Maintenance - Elrod Septic

Phone: 239-214-1387

Septic Maintenance - Englewood Environmental Services

Phone: 941-475-3011
Website: https://www.englewoodenvironmental.com/

Septic Maintenance - Port Charlotte Septic

Phone: (941) 639-5055
Website: https://www.portcharlotteseptic.com/

Repair & Maintenance

Sprinkler Service - Schaeffer Irrigation

Phone: 941-625-5875 Email: shaffersirrigation@live.com

Irrigation sales and service

Surveyor - Exacta Land Survey

Email: (866) 735-1916
Website: http://www.exactaland.com

Surveyor - Reliable Land Surveying

Phone: (239) 769-1527
Website: https://reliablesurveying.com

Window Cleaning - Sabrina's Gulf Coast Window Cleaning

Phone: 941-922-5384

** Ask about the $50 Realtor Referral program when you mention the MLS Detectives Group! ** Window Cleaning & Power Washing services