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13 Go-To Places for Tools and Services in Southwest Florida

Apr 26, 2021 04:17PM ● By Jessica Wagner

Photo Courtesy of Plumbing Nerds Website

Whether you’re on the lookout for tools for gardening or in the market for a good plumber or electrician, there are so many great places in Southwest Florida that will fill whatever needs you may have. Check out these 13 go-to places for all of your tools and servicing needs located in and around the Southwest Florida area!

Bailey's General Store - 2477 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL

Bailey’s General Store, located in Sanibel Island, has everything you’re looking for and more. Items range from fishing gear to groceries to hardware. This is your one-stop-shop for whatever tools your project needs. With daily lunch and dinner menus, not only can you grab what’s on your shopping list, but pick up dinner for the family while you’re at it. Bailey’s General Store has 9 different departments and is sure to have what you’re looking for in stock. Ask a friendly staff member for help while you’re there - they pride themselves on their helpful and knowledgeable employees.

Check out their website for more information today!

Sanibel Home Furnishings - 1618 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL

Sanibel Home Furnishings, located on Periwinkle Way in Sanibel, brings comfort and color to Sanibel’s residents. Its mission is to bring the fun of furniture shopping back to Sanibel without requiring you to drive over the Causeway. The furniture in Sanibel Home Furnishings is both casual and formal. Everything you’re looking for to decorate your new home or bring an old room back to life can be found here. Plus, they offer Interior Design Services so you can be sure what you’re putting in your home reflects both your wants and needs.

Check out their website for more information or to schedule an appointment with their design specialists today!

Sanibel Service Center - 1015 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL

Sanibel Service Center is located near the Causeway on Sanibel Island. If your car is in need of a tune-up, Sanibel Service Center will take care of it. Offering a wide range of services from engine tune-ups to computer system diagnostics to oil & filter changes, this full-service center will get you back up and running in no time. Plus, they are a complete tire shop, so whether you have a flat tire or need four new ones, Sanibel Service Center can help you out.

Visit their website for all of the details on their offerings today!

Oscar Gavin Plumbing - PO BOX 118 , SANIBEL, FL

Oscar Gavin Plumbing, located in Sanibel, has been in operation for 27 years. If you’re in need of a plumbing repair, Oscar Gavin Plumbing will suit your needs. Be sure to call (239) 472-2931 to schedule an appointment today!

Forever-Green Ace Hardware - 2025 Periwinkle Way , Sanibel, FL

Forever-Green ACE Hardware, located on Periwinkle Way in Sanibel has everything you need for your projects around the house and lawn. Whether you need gardening supplies, paint, or tools to repair what needs fixing around the house, Forever-Green ACE Hardware will have it. Their friendly staff will be sure to help with whatever questions you may have and can point you in the right direction in terms of what will work best for your project.

Check out the general ACE website or call (239) 472-5354 today!

JTE Electric, Inc. - 204 Waldo Ave, Lehigh Acres, FL

JTE Electric, Inc. is located in Lehigh Acres and is a general electrician that can meet your project’s needs. As seen on their Facebook page, they can do a variety of electrical projects, ranging from a Luton panel to dock lighting to generator installation.

If you’re like many who prefer to leave the electrical work for the pros, be sure to contact JTE Electric, Inc. today at (239) 368-9511 or visit their Facebook page today!

Claudio's Pest Management

Claudio’s Pest Management, located in Alva, offers a variety of pest control services. Whether you need ongoing, monthly management or a one-time service, Claudio’s is your go-to pest control company. They offer residential and commercial pest services, termite control, bed bug treatment, as well as special services such as rodent entrapment or snake repellent. Have an issue that’s not on their list? Claudio’s would love for you to give them a call and describe what your needs are - they are willing to work with you to help solve whatever may be going on! With 23 years of pest control experience, Claudio won’t shy away from any pest problem.

Check out their website today to get their full list of pest control services and to contact them directly!

Plumbing Nerds - 24120 Production Cir Unit 6A, Bonita Springs, FL

Plumbing Nerds is located in Bonita Springs and services Lee, Collier, and Charlotte Counties. Plumbing Nerds promises to bring the latest solutions in equipment and technology for all of your plumbing needs. Servicing a full range of issues, from simple clogged drains to corroded sewer lines to old water heaters, Plumbing Nerds not only knows how to fix the issue, but will go above and beyond to make sure you understand the solution to your problem. With their goal being to educate their customers, you can rest assured knowing that they are knowledgeable about what they are doing.

Be sure to check out their website for all of the details on their plumbing services today!

Bill Smith Appliances and Electronics - 3251 Woods Edge Parkway , Bonita Springs, FL and 2134 Del Prado Boulevard, Cape Coral, FL

Bill Smith Electronics and Appliances is located in Bonita Springs and has been serving Southwest Florida since 1954. With 6 showroom chains located throughout Florida, you won’t have to drive far to get what you need. Not only do they offer name-brand appliances and electronics at low prices, but they also have their own servicing department. Offering everything from washers and dryers to TVs, laptops, and stereo systems, Bill Smith Electronics and Appliances is your go-to spot for all of your technology needs.

Check out their website for more details or to view all 6 locations to find the one nearest you!

Ron & Sons Inc. - 8941 College Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL

Ron & Sons, Inc. is a security and sound specialist located in Fort Myers. They offer residential and commercial services, ranging from security systems to video surveillance to home automation. This family-owned and operated business now has three generations serving their customers.

Check out their website for all of their information on their services today!

Annie's Collision Center - 2293 Bruner Ln, Fort Myers, FL

Annie’s Collision Center, located in Fort Myers, has been servicing Southwest Florida since 1977. This family-owned auto body shop is backed by plenty of major manufacturers and is the shop of choice for many local dealerships around the Fort Myers area. They work closely with the dealerships to ensure your car is brought back to the manufacturer’s standards. Every repair they offer has its lifetime warranty attached, so you can rest assured knowing you’re in good hands.

Check out their website today to schedule an appointment and view the photo gallery of their work!

ABC Discount Appliance & Repair - 232 Del Prado Blvd S, Cape Coral, FL

ABC Discount Appliance and Repair, located in Cape Coral, is a family-owned and operated business known for its name-brand appliances without the name-brand price. With a wide range of refrigerators, washers and dryers, dishwashers, microwaves, TVs, and even gaming systems, this is your one-stop-shop for all of your electronic and appliance needs. Not only does ABC sell appliances, but they also offer servicing to all brands, makes, and models with their full-service department. Need financing? No problem! ABC offers financing for all credit situations, as well.

Be sure to check out their website to get a quote today!

Tony's Pest Control - 1020 NE 7th Ter, Cape Coral, FLTony’s Pest Control

They're located in Cape Coral and provides 35 years of efficient, personalized pest control services. With a satisfaction guarantee and speedy services, Tony’s is a great choice for all of your pest control needs. Offering a wide range of services from lawn care to termites to commercial services, they are sure to tackle whatever problem you may be facing.

Visit their website today to see their current offers, as well as a list of all of the services they provide!