Olney, Brookeville, Montgomery County, Maryland ~ Real Estate Services and Homes for Sale ~ Olney Re/Max Office ~ Olney Realtor

Recommended Contractors

 Here is my list of service that I have used in the past and would recommend to clients and friends. Realtors try to only refer licensed contractors for services that require a state licenses.

Not all provider's need licenses.

Some of the Professionals associated with Real Estate transactions that DO need licensing are:

Home Improvement Contractors, Heating & Air Conditioning Contractors
Landscape Architects, Land Surveyors, Locksmiths,
Master Electricians, Plumbers, Real Estate Appraisers, Home Inspectors,  Tax Preparers, and Real Estate Agents

You can check an individual's current license by visiting:


The service providers that are listed below are not
paying fees or providing special services to be advertised
on this website.

Recommended Home Inspectors


Prime Property Inspectors  

  Vimal Kapoor 301-916-0300  
Vimal Kapoor is president and principal inspector of Prime Property Inspectors. He is a Certified Indoor Environmentalist with over 30 years of engineering, architecture and environmental experience. He has performed over 5,000 home/building inspections and has conducted numerous Indoor Air Quality evaluations. He has been featured in The Washington Post and other publications, and has appeared on radio and TV talk shows such as WDCA's "Making A Difference." Mr. Kapoor is a frequent speaker on construction and environmental issues at various consumer and real estate seminars, and serves as an education instructor approved by the Maryland Real Estate Commission for Continuing Education Credits. He has testified as an expert witness on residential construction before the American Arbitration Association, the Circuit Court of Montgomery County, and at the Fairfax County Circuit Court. He is a member of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), the American Association of Radon Scientists and Technicians (AARST), the American Indoor Air Quality (AmIAQ) Council, the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA), the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors (GCAAR), and an Officer of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of ASHI.

See "Prime Property Inspector's" Website

Prime Property Inspectors employs 3 additional experienced inspectors.  Check their website to review resumes  for Ron Meeley, Paul Wihrli, and Clarlie Holpuch.



Alban Home Inspection Service   301-662-6565

Alban Home Inspection provides home inspection and environmental testing in Maryland, DC, Virginia and Pennsylvania. They specialize in home inspections, radon testing, mold investigations, water and septic system testing, lead-based paint inspections, commercial inspections and consultants to property owners. Their website address is http://www.albaninspect.com




Mold Decontamination / Remediation

Servpro of Washington, DC
10000 Business Parkway
Lanham, MD 20706
 (301) 530-7400


Servepro of Howard County
16019 Frederick Road
Woodbine, Md.  21797
Mailing address is Servpro Of Howard County
PO box 311
Columbia, Md.  21045


Tips on Mold from EPA

Mold Guide from EPA



Settlement Attorneys...

Main Street Settlements  
John Ferguson- settlement attorney
3406 Olandwood Ct. Suite 201
Olney, Md.  20832 


See Directions and Map

Home Settlement Centre, Inc.
Buffington Building
Attorneys: Bob Haslinger
Processing: Lynne Bligh
3300 Olney Sandy Spring Road
Olney, Md.  20832
See Map and Directions


Village Settlements

Offices in Kentlands, Frederick, and Greenbelt
Gaithersburg Office: 

(301) 590-9300



Home Inspections, Environmental & Consumer Issues

Montgomery County Master Plans- Online
The site also includes information on county parks, transportation planning and historic preservation.
Leaking Underground Oil Storage Tanks
American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)  Lists of ASHI Certified Inspectors
Members of the MARYLAND Association of Home Inspectors 
National Association of Home Inspectors (NAHI)
National Association of Certified Home Inspectors   (NACHI)


Heating and Air Conditioning

Company Name

Home Maintenance & Handyman Services

Company Name

 Should have Home Improvement License


Company Name



AirPark Appliances
Discounted,  Reconditioned USED Appliances.
7901 Queenair Drive #101
Gaithersburg, Md.
Used Appliances


Well Water Testing


Montgomery County:

   Century Termite Inspection,  Located in Kensington  301-495-4148             

    Infestation Control   301-294-0700

    Appco Termite  301-949-1023

    Benware Termite Control  301-260-1840

Howard County:

    C&M Exterminators, Inc.   301-779-1515

Frederick County: 

    Envirotech Pest Services   301-696-0997
Termite order forms are online at      www.EnvirotechPestServices.com
Please fill out form and fax it in.
          Other Locations: 


Contact: SQ Consultants   Syed Qamer  1-703-278-8442


Chimney Cleaning

Chimney Cricket Sweeps, Inc.   301-774-6060  Located in Olney, MD.

Chimney Cricket Sweeps is a small privately owned business that has been serving Montgomery County for over 30 years. Call for Cleaning and Safety Inspections for fireplace and wood stoves.  Chimney Cricket Sweeps does not  do chimney re-linings and do not hire seasonal part time help.  There are NO commissioned incentives to recommend expensive chimney relining. Chimney Cricket is routinely called for a second opinions if homeowners have been told they need a chimney relining. http://www.chimneycricketsweeps.com


Maid Service



Should have Home Improvement License


Company Name

Dirty Deeds Junk Removal  1-703-333-JUNK  (5865)

Junk Masters   Located in  Olney  1-301-570-5030

Garage Door Repiars

Benson Garage Doors  301-948-9255  Located in Derwood

General Contracting, Repairs

"Your Home Improvements"   Located in  Ashton  301-758-8333

            Kitchen & Bath remodeling, finished basements, decks, patios, carpentry,
            and miscellaneous. Superb  attention to detail. You'll know the job is
            done to perfection! Reliable, trustworthy, licensed and fully insured.

Glass & Glass Repairs

Gaithersburg Glass  301-948-2623

Blaine Windows and Doors  Located in Kensington  301-934-2623


Howes Plumbing  Located in Brookeville   301-924-4558

Chuck the Plumber   301-774-1452  Located in Olney

Plumbing Express ( Polybutylene Pipe Replacement)  1-800-501-7702

Ace Sewer & Drain Service   Timothy Matthews  301-774-9389 
Located in Brookeville.  24 Hour Emergency Service.

Fireplace and Woodstove Shops

Acme Stove Company   301-309-1998
15221 Display Ct.
Rockville, Md.20850
( Just off E. Gude Drive)

Fireside Stone & Patio    410-531-1800 or 301-854-9600
12260 Clarksville Pike   or (PO Box 375)
Clarksville Md.  21029







Moyer & Sons    1-800-726-1817
Family owned business in Gaithersburg Md.

(These are the mover's Realtors call when they have to move! Highly recommended!)

Moyer & Sons do both local and Long Distance Moves within the United States.

Town & Country Movers
( If you can't schedule Moyer& Sons, call Town & Country.  They are great too!)
650 Rickenbacker Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Toll Free: 800-683-6683
Local MD: 301-670-4600
Local Virginia: 703-560-8600


Box Quest   Inexpensive quality 200lb test ( 32 ect) moving boxes and supplies delivered to your door next day.  1-888-852-6937
 Order Moving Boxes Online         How to buy boxes


Boxes -  New and Used (at 40% off)  Delivery $45. or pick up
Beltway Movers
14819 Southlawn Lane
Rockville, Md.  20747



Recommended Contractor to Replace Polybutylene Plumbing

Polybutylene Plumbing Information
Polybutylene Pipe Replacement- Estimates
   ( from Plumbing Express)

Change of Address Service

US Post Office - Change of Address - (Secured Site)


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