Local Builder Wins Best of Houzz

A Phoenixville-based builder and contractor, TJW Home Services, just won a Best of Houzz award for customer satisfaction by Houzz, the leading online platform for home remodeling and design. The respected business was chosen by Houzz’s users from among 500,000 active home-building, remodeling and design-industry professionals.  In addition to its Houzz profile page, the company also has a Facebook page and website.  More in the press release here.  Congratulations!

Florida Car Wash Employs Workers with Autism

Car Wash with Autism Workers

Courtesy: NBC News.

The Rising Tide Car Wash in Parkland, Florida is turning out some shiny cars, thanks to its workforce of young adults who have autism.  This incredible story, which includes two videos of NBC’s Harry Smith at the car wash, is making its away around social media.  Rightly so.  The owner says he’s even looking at the viability of opening more locations.  Check out the story:  click here.

Vote and Save Your Favorite Drive-In

Honda is honoring summer by donating five digital projectors to drive-ins, based on votes from anyone.  According to its website, the project aims to help lessen the impact that drive-in movie theaters will face as the film industry switches from film to digital projectors.  Upgrading to digital costs each drive-in roughly $80,000.  So, go vote today!  Visit the site here.