Recommended Tradespersons

The following are recommendations by neighbors and are not an endorsement by the LJHA. Updates can be sent to

Power Washing
Houses; Sidewalks; Driveways; and so on
Amposta Maintenance and Powerwashing (AMP LLC)
Navy veteran. Licensed, Bonded, Insured.
Working his way through ODU Engineering Program.
Jake Amposta | 757-404-9848 | email

Lake James wood mailbox replacement and repair
Many mail boxes in our community are in need of repair. Please take pride in our community and keep yours in good shape.

  • Linwood Wentzel (wood): 287-5422 or - $150 single or $250 double.
  • Luis Da Silva (wood): 478-4594
  • Lynn Epperson 263-0865 for re-painting

Also, wood mailbox plans are in your covenant package.

Landscaping and yard work
John Kirby (owner) is meticulous, timely, and very reasonably priced.

Arborist - tree removal and stump grinding

Atlantic Arbor Tree Service
757-285-7296 John Gladden
John is responsive and has reasonable prices.

Cost Crusher Tree Removal
757-646-4266 ask for Mike
Mike has excellent prices, prompt service, and he does an excellent job. Highly recommended!!!

Brick Mailboxes

George Harrison has retired doing mailboxes. If you know of anyone else please let the webmaster know so we can have this available on the website.

Renovations and Repairs - all type of jobs including painting

Luis Da Silva
Licensed and insured. Luis does it all, and does it very well and at a very reasonable rate. Luis can also replace the wood mailboxes. Highly recommended.

Windows, Siding, and Trim

Aleyne Home Improvement
Erkan "Eric" Okal
He is meticulous and a master!!!

Carpet, Laminate, and Tile

Robin Harrell
Excellent installation and very competitive prices on material.

Dock Repairs
Waters Edge Construction, LLC
Piers, Docks, Boat Lifts, and Bulkheads
PO Box 3457
Portsmouth, VA 23701
Corey Punch - owner

Nuisance Trappers