When you hear “shop local” it’s easy to conjure up images of cozy down-home coffee shops and charming boutiques – you’re not wrong!

But what surprise you are the handy services offered by other local business. Keep your clothes clean, your yard green, and your business seen with these locally-owned, service-based businesses in Northwest Arkansas!

  1. Drop your phone, again? Sometimes you get lucky but sometimes you get stuck staring at the shattered pieces of your heart...I mean, your phone screen. Same thing, right? (Silent scream.) When that unlucky moment comes, who you gonna call?? SMARTPHONE 911! Not only do they specialize in screen repair + replacement on all types of smartphones, they also sell sturdy cases because if you’re here, you need one.

  2. Creepy crawlers can come calling at any time. When they do, let the pest-wranglers extraordinaire do the corralling. Action Pest & Turf has over 24 years experience in pest control and provides top-notch termite treatment, flea & tick prevention, mosquito control, and even lawn services like fertilization, aeration, and weed control. Bugs be gone!

  3. Local businesses supporting local businesses. Now that’s what I’m talking about! Meet the magicians of Mayan Signs. Whether you need some matching tee’s for your crew or a brand-spanking-new marquee out front (go big or go home, amiright?!), Mayan Signs is your one-stop shop for all things visual communication.

  4. Even pets, especially pets, need to be pampered sometimes. The Dig My Dog groomers pamper pets like it’s their job because, well...it is! Aside from your standard clean-and-cut grooming, these pamper-pros do “personality cuts” to really bring out your furry friend's inner schnauzer or poodle or...you get the idea. If your dog doesn’t need a new ‘do quite yet, Dig My Dog also has doggy daycare and overnight boarding for the ultimate doggy pawcation.

  5. Your fairy godmother DOES exist! Elite Cleaners makes it easier than ever to get ahead on your “to-do” list by leaps and bounds. With pick-up and delivery services including laundry, dry-cleaning, and customer alterations, bippity-boppity-boo: your clothes come back as good as new! To top it off, they even clean bulkier household items like bedding and area rugs. If you don’t believe in magic, you will.

So while we love us some good, local grub as much as the next loyal resident, don’t forget “shop local” can actually serve you in many ways! Don’t let the clock strike midnight on these businesses’ perks, found only on the Towny app!