Sharrow's Home Repair October 2010
Canton, New York, October 28, 2010 - The St. Lawrence County Local Development Corporation has approved an $8,000 loan through its Microenterprise Revolving Loan Fund to Sharrow's Home Repair and Renovation, LLC to assist with business startup.
Steven and Linda Sharrow of Star Lake, NY are building a contracting business with Steve’s fifteen years of construction and renovation experience. The goal of Sharrow’s Home Repair and Renovation, LLC is to provide affordable, quality home improvements, and to grow their business through customer satisfaction. Steve and Linda intend to become NYSERDA-certified contractors, which will enable them to provide energy saving improvements to their clientele while keeping abreast of various incentives suitable to their customers. Funds from the SLCLDC will be used for purchase of equipment, startup expenses and working capital.
Sharrow's will focus on small home improvement projects, providing a niche service to the greater Star Lake community.
Corporation Chief Executive Officer Raymond Fountain noted, "Small businesses are the backbone of our economy, and this loan to Steve and Linda demonstrates the LDC’s continued commitment to assisting both established businesses and new business ventures."