Referrals

Last Updated - June 22, 2020

I'm very moved by the Black Lives Matter movement and was disappointed to learn how much harder it is for black-owned businesses in the US.

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

I'm looking to donate cash to a local organization that's helping during the pandemic, but want to choose one that has a relatively low overhead where the majority of money would go to those in need and not for the organization's expenses. Does anyone have recommendations?

 
Last Updated - June 9, 2020

I am going on vacation for a month and have no one to move my pickup to the opposite side of the street twice a week. Any suggestions for storage or other ideas? The airport lot seems pricey.

 
Last Updated - January 3, 2020

I have a 200 page Word manuscript that I would like to publish on Amazon.  I’d like to find somebody who knows how to format it and get it into KDP (Kindle Direct Publishing) for a reasonable price.

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

Does anyone know a local female vocalist and guitarist that I can hire for my upcoming wedding ceremony? Thanks for the referrals.

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

I'm looking to host a birthday party at one of Santa Barbara's beautiful parks, but I'd like advice from edhatters about which park would be the best fit? It's an adult party and we'd like to BBQ so someplace that has built in BBQs or where we're allowed to bring our own.

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

I'm trying to find a good moving company for a local move. Who do edhat readers recommend?

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

What is the best Hiking Book about Santa Barbara by a local author?

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

I would like to repair the stitching on a Cordovan leather belt. Who in town can provide fine, detailed repair of this item?

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

Recommendations for best SB Santa? Does anyone know whether the La Cumbre Santa will be the same as last year?  Did anyone else have a negative experience with him last year?  

Is there a Santa in town that you would recommend this year?

 
Last Updated - June 30, 2020

Does anyone know of a good local huarache sandal maker? I have a pair I love that has no 'maker's mark' and would love to take them to a good local cobbler that knows huaraches and see if they can duplicate them for me.

 
Last Updated - November 24, 2017

I need a licensed tiler who can tile a bathroom floor AND waterproof and put an anti-fracture membrane in.  The floor is small approx. 7x6 feet. It needs to be demo'd & tiled/sealed in the next 2 weeks, if possible!

 
Last Updated - March 11, 2019

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Can edhatters help me come up with a list of local dive bars in the Goleta and Santa Barbara area?

 
Last Updated - June 21, 2017

I was hoping to inquire the Edhat community about finding a good lawyer. My particular situation would involve litigation against the city, specifically in regards to an unethical workplace where emotional distress occurs and illegal activity happens.

 
Last Updated - February 10, 2018

We're looking to turn our front lawn into a more drought-friendly environment. Which landscape architect can offer some affordable yet creative options?

 
Last Updated - June 1, 2017

I'm looking to take some friends visiting from out of town to some local craft breweries. Which ones would you recommend?