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Communications and Media

Boylan Heights resident Lea Davis, and her business partner David Newton, have nearly thirty years experience crafting and executing communications services and programs for clients in the retail, healthcare, education, and technology sectors.  Contact: 919-949-5494 voice   425-944-4253 fax

The Communications Group, Inc.

Jay Spain.  The Communications Group (CG) has a 20 year history of creating successful programming for broadcast and non-broadcast.  Producer/President Jay Spain has made his home in Boylan Heights since 1984.  919-828-4086

Netherwood Productions

Kim DeCoste.   Specializing in film and video production services for nonprofit, government, education and museum clients.  919-828-8883.

Jeff Mason.   The Writer’s Hood is a five-year-old monthly on-line magazine; a virtual neighborhood of genres nestled in the cyber shade. The Writer’s Hood welcomes readers all, in support of veteran and amateur writers.

Small Frame Marketing

Beth Eiserloh Johnson .   Communications, Social Media, Digital Marketing, Events, PR

Creative and affordable marketing services, strategies and packages for non-profits and small businesses.

919.791.7408 or

Computers and Electronics

Heidi Nelson fixes your computer at your home or small business.  919-601-6330.

Education and Training

Tom Henderson and Ginny Going - Let InterPlay’s easy, affirming practices help you flourish as a mover, vocalist and teller of your own life.   400 S. Boylan 919-821-3723.

Chin-Wu Athletic Association

Traditional martial arts school, 655 W. Lenoir St., offering Yang Style Tai Chi, Hung Gar (Tiger-Crane) Kung Fu, and other Oriental disciplines. For info for all levels & ages, including Beginner’s courses and public safety events, call 919-834-2505



Steve Guth  – All types of electrical wiring and repairs. 24 hour emergency service including bucket truck. State licensed and fully insured. Located in Boylan Heights since 1983.  1115 W. Lenoir St.  919-821-4884

Entertainment and Arts

AUTONOMY Gallery & Studios

Working studio of artist Gayle Stott Lowry and exhibition gallery featuring her paintings and occasional shows by other established and emerging artists.  1201 Lenoir St.  Phone 919-829-0709

Bosetti Art Tile

Marina Bosetti creates her bas-relief murals by hand using stoneware clay.  Each relief tile is hand painted using glazes.  1201 W Lenoir St. Phone

Boylan Heights Silver Restoration

Restoration of antique and contemporary sterling, silverplate, brass, and pewter. Includes repair of disposal-damaged flatware, dented hollowware, broken handles, feet and finials on hollowware, candelabras, dresser sets, etc.  Offering hand or machine polishing to suit your tastes. Call 919-649-7922.  301-C Kinsey St., next to Antfarm.

Mike Parker & Ann Cowperthwaite  with Frank Ritzman design and create sculpture and furniture.  414 Dupont Circle 919-833-5117.


Mark Gill - Custom Stained and Leaded Glass Mosaics.1104 W. Cabarrus. 919-821-1122.

David Menconi.  This is a site for a novel written by Boylan Heights resident David Menconi, music critic at the News & Observer. It’s called “Off The Record,” a roman a clef” set in the music industry.

Joseph Huberman – Festival Sculpture and Orienteering Equipment.

Rebus Works

Rebus Works is a local gallery which seeks to bring local and regional fine art and high craft to the Raleigh Community. We also carry a wonderful selection of unique gifts & stationery. pH seven Fine Art Framing, located within Rebus Works, offers a variety of framing options, all using conservation quality glass and acid-free mats to preserve the life of your art. We offer pick up and delivery. We also specialize in art placement and installation. Tuesday-Friday 11-6 & Saturday 1-4. 301-2 Kinsey Street / 919.754.8452

Graphic Design

Claire Ashby –  A graphic designer based in Raleigh, NC, who has honed her chops at the Gregg Museum of Art & Design at NC State University since 2000, designing everything from the museum logo to exhibition catalogues. Notable works include the Boylan Heights Centennial T-Shirt and Boylan Heights Studio logo designs.

Home and Garden


A food scrap pickup service that allows households to recycle their food scraps, including meats, bones, dairy, and even pizza boxes without keeping up with the mess and maintenance of a compost receptacle. Get your rich soil back or share it with a local community garden in need. Operating out of 706 Mountford Ave., contact via website.

Ethan Smith, House Cleaning


Tom Meekus –  Environmentally-conscious landscaping.  919-630-4910

Ethan Smith, House Cleaning


Kristina Solberg, P.E.

Water Garden and Rain Garden maintenance, design, and construction. 919-523-7916

Jimmy McKendry

Offering services such as painting (outside or inside) homes, caulking windows, performing minor wall repairs such as cracked plaster walls or setting-up rainwater collection system to enable you to water your gardens without using city water.  I am a licensed professional land surveyor.  I live in the neighborhood on Florence street.  919-917-5383

An affordable weekly yard clean-up of dog waste. Contact Earl Washington at 919-630-4584 or toll free 1-800-516-7572

The Northgate Group, LLC

The Northgate Group, LLC. is a “Build : Rebuild” company that seeks to find the good bones of a home and work from there. We specialize in historic home renovation and creating additions to homes that are full of character and blend seamlessly into the neighborhood. Eric and Emily Brinker are Boylan Heights residents who have renovated a number of homes and outbuildings in Boylan Heights, Five Points, Hayes Barton and NCSU area. Visit the website at to view the portfolio, or write to for more information.

Tasker Du

Tasker Du Inc. has been in business since 2003 providing yard maintenance, landscaping, and handyman services. For prompt, professional service, please contact owner and operator Michael Bradshaw


410 South Boylan Avenue

Raleigh NC 27603


We are a compost pickup service that allows households to their food scraps, including meats, bones, dairy, and even pizza boxes without keeping up with the mess and maintenance of a compost receptacle. Earn your soil back or share it with a local community garden in need. 706 Mountford Ave.

Triangle Pest Control

Owner Donnie Shelton has nearly a decade of experience treating Raleigh properties for termite, mosquito, bed bug, and common household pest infestations. Offering eco-friendly options and same-day service, he is happy to serve his Boylan Heights neighbors.

Legal and Financial

JiNan Glasgow - Triangle Patents (law firm) & Neopatents (patent research & analytics)   919-664-8222

Personal Care

Boylan Heights Studio

We are a full service hair and beauty salon, and have been open since the first of June 2007. We have four stylists and are open normal business hours.  Generally appointment only, but walks-ins always welcome. 1106 W Cabarrus St. 919-829-8100


James West   Creative Architectural Photography 919-838-1144 voice 919-838-1148 fax

Willa Stein   Fine art photography and photo illustrations a wide range of imagery from black and white silver gelatin to giclee archival prints. Specializes in black and white hand-tinted photography. Focuses on family portraiture. 919-821-0930

Real Estate

Lynn H Longest, realtor with Hodge and Kittrell

Boylan Heights resident specializing in inside the beltline neighborhoods. For buying, selling or property management contact me at 919-622-3877, 1001 West South Street.

Recreation and Sport

M & M Tack Shop

Michele Karwoski –  Located at MacNair’s Country Acres Riding Stable 2721 Dover Farm Road Raleigh,  horseback riding equipment and supplies retail store and webstore. 919-851-0102


Capital Ice Market and Grill

601 West South Street.  Corner of W. South & South Saunders.  919-821-5555.

Moonlight Pizza

615 W Morgan St. — Now open for lunch Monday thru Saturday. Restaurant Hours: 11 to 3 Monday, 11 to Closing Tuesday thru Saturday, 5 pm to closing Sunday, Closed Monday night.  Menus available online.    Phone: 919-755-9133.