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5 Ways To Keep Your House Cleaner For Longer

You found the perfect house cleaner - on Thumbtack, of course. She’s the consummate blend of Alice from The Brady Bunch and Gloria from Modern Family. After she’s whisked through your home, it feels like it’s been touched with Pine Sol and magic. But three days later, the clutter begins to creep forward. In a week, the dust has settled. But she won’t be back for weeks. We can hear you panicking. ...

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Holiday Lighting Installation: Trends, Tips & Inspiration

Holiday Lighting Installation: Trends, Tips & Inspiration

“For the majority of the year, coming home is a pretty standard experience,” says Thumbtack Pro Ryan Healy, of Absolute Lights. “But when you come home at Christmastime and it's covered in lights, ...

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Thumbtack Artists’ Mural Supports Colorado River at Colfax Whole Foods

Thumbtack Artists’ Mural Supports Colorado River at Colfax Whole Foods

This summer, Whole Foods Market partnered with the Nature Conservancy for an awareness campaign to save the Colorado River. This River is part of everyone and everything here, from the farmers who ...

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Thumbtack Field Trip: Driving Lessons in San Francisco

The team at Thumbtack HQ has used Service Pros for everything from wedding planning to body painting. But when I heard that three Thumbtack employees received quotes from driving instructors, but ...

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Featured Pro: DaKyissa Hall

Featured Pro: DaKyissa Hall

I am a passionate makeup artist and educator that loves exploring the world. My company, Faces by Kyis, is about the art of beauty. I'm currently expanding my services to provide fashion styling, ...

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How to Plan a Holiday Party

How to Host an Easy Holiday Party with Thumbtack

I love to hear about creative ways people use Thumbtack. Last weekend, Cara, our lovely executive assistant’s sister, used Thumbtack to plan her company’s holiday party. For 130 people. Major ...

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Organic Breeze Cleaning Triples Business on Thumbtack

Check out our very own John Monty from Organic Breeze Cleaning talk about how his business has grown (tripled!) with Thumbtack. I gotta say, that feather duster dance of his is especially ...

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Introducing the Thumbtack Pro Center!

It makes us feel good when our Service Pros succeed. Meaning we need to provide every available resource to make sure that happens. Since Day One at Thumbtack, we've had a whole range of questions (I ...

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Aida Ramirez New York Wedding Officiant

Featured Pro: Aida Ramirez

My name is Aida Ramirez. I’m a wedding officiant in the New York City area. My style is fun, romantic, creative and personalized. A little known fact about me (though I suppose you could guess ...

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2013 in Thumbtack Bucks: A Year in Review

In 2013, the staff at Thumbtack HQ hired professionals for over 100 different services. (I mean, if we’re going to reinvent how consumers hire local services, we’d better use the system in our daily ...

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Thumbtack: Hard at Work for Our House Cleaners

Thumbtack is always working to bring our Service Pros higher quality client requests, and more of them. Normally, we add improvements that benefit all of our Service Pros. But knowing that our ...

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