With more businesses scheduled to re-open, Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce members are working hard to ensure the safety of their customers and employees! Take a look at what your favorite businesses are doing below.
Personal Fitness Training, 350 Linden, 847 251-6834, PFTL.net. 1. A complete disinfecting clean-up of the entire facility will be done before opening. 2. Hand sanitizers, disinfecting wipes and gloves will be available throughout the workout area. 3. We will not be providing mats, straps, ankle weights, yoga blocks, massage tools and rollers as they cannot easily be washed between usage. Clients are encouraged to bring their own. 4. No more than 10 people will be in the studio at one time. Additionally, all clients and trainers will adhere to the following: 1. Masks will be worn at all times 2. Social distancing of 4-6 ft will be in practice 3. Temperatures will be taken at the entrance. 3. Hand sanitizers will be used before entering the workout area 4. Anything that is touched will be wiped down after use; this includes balls, dumbbells, TRX handles, cable handles, tubing handles. treadmill screens, benches, table, medicine balls, body bars, etc.
Wilmette Auto Body, 1920 lake ave, 847-251-1535, www.wilmetteautobody.com. We are doing estimate by appointment only, and when you arrive you call us. Stay in your vehicle. We come out look at the damage, and email you a estimate. All by no touch. The same way for repairs. No employees come in contact with the customers. When dropping off for repairs you leave vehicle in parking lot with keys in car and walk away. We take it from there.
Books of Life, 816 Madison St, 847-859-9442, yourbooksoflife.com. Books of Life has always been set up to work with clients on book projects remotely. Our online tools continue to allow for smooth and easy collaboration at every stage of our process. Through phone consultations, we assist clients with culling and prepping digital files and memorabilia. In addition, we have also set up contactless drop off and pick up of items. If appointments are necessary, one client will be allowed in our spacious studio at a time. Including staff, only 4 individuals will be allowed in the studio at one time. Frequent disinfection of the the space will continue to be a top priority.
Yellow Bird, 1515 Sheridan Road, Plaza del Lago, 847-256-1380, www.yellowbirdstore.com. We are planning to open on June 1st. Customers and staff will be wearing masks, and we will limit the number of people in the store at a time for social distancing purposes.
Sherwin Williams, 614 Green Bay Rd. Kenilworth, 847-251-6115, www.sherwin-williams.com. We sell directly to consumers for D.I.Y. projects as well as to residential & commercial painters and properties. We are keeping stock of PPE for employee use only. PPE stock includes fabric face masks, nitrile gloves, hand sanitizer, and disinfectant sprays. We have also installed plexiglass barriers around all Point of Sale stations. We have installed signs on our doors and windows that inform our customers that they are required to wear a mask to enter the building. We also have a sign that informs our customers of a maximum occupancy we have for our sales floor. If we exceed the occupancy, we will ask customers to wait outside. We have also installed floor decals and various signage throughout the store to promote social distancing. We are requiring that anyone that enters the store wear a face covering, this applies to both our customers & our employees. Our employees are also required to wear nitrile gloves while on the sales floor. We are promoting social distancing in the store for everyone as well. We have set a cleaning schedule for every few hours for us to disinfect the store, even if it requires closing down the sales floor every few hours. We clean high traffic areas such as doors/doorknobs, Point of Sale counters, credit card machines, restrooms, etc. We have also provided hand sanitizing stations in various areas of our store for our customers. Finally, we are still offering curbside pickup for customers that do not have a mask, to ensure their needs are met as well.
Salon Fusion Hair | Body | Mind, 108 Skokie Blvd., 847.920.9500, www.salonfusion.net, Instagram/facebook salonfusion_wilmtte. Please check our website and social media for details on our safety measures.
Plaza Orthodontics, 1625 Sheridan Rd Suite H, 847-251 3323, plazaorthodontics.com, started seeing patients this week at a limited capacity by appointment only. We are limiting the number and staggering patients to maintain social distancing. We also ask health questions 1-2 days before and day of appointment, and we are checking temperatures with touch less thermometer at entry. Our staff is also having there temperatures taken at arrival, and we have worked hard to stock enough PPE for staff to be safe and comfortable while seeing patients.
KATS Consulting, LLC, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-533-4864, www.katsconsultingllc.com, I have been conducting virtual meetings with my clients, and sending out Medicare plan information digitally and by mail. Plan enrollment applications can be sent electronically with minimum face to face contact.
SpeedPro North Shore, 8246 Kimball Ave., Skokie, IL 60076, (847) 983-0095, www.SpeedPro.com/north-shore/. Masks must be worn by anyone in our studio. Surfaces are cleaned multiple times each day. We offer non-touch delivery on most projects.
Elite Wellness Chiropractic, Plaza Del Lago, arcade shops, 1515 Sheridan Rd., 847-920-4544, www.LiveElite.com. We will be using ALL sanitation guidelines assigned to healthcare practitioners. 1. Only one patient/family is allowed in the clinic at a time. 2. We are assigning ONLY 1 patient per every 15 minute time slot. (If you are early or late you may be asked to wait outside) 5. Can schedule online (LiveElite.com) for their 15 minute time slot or at their appointment. 6. Anti-viral & anti-bacterial supplies will be available to patients. Your health & safety is our top priority! We look forward to serving you and helping your nervous system and immune system become stronger through this struggle.
OsteoStrong Wilmette, 126 Skokie Blvd., 224-408-2383, https://centers.osteostrong.me/illinois-wilmette/. Members and staff must be wearing a mask in the center. Members should wash their hands upon entering. We have hand sanitizer throughout the center as well as gloves. We are allowing plenty of space between members and appointments so no one is close together. We are also still hosting virtual events. We also post virtual talks on our Facebook Page @osteostrongofgreaterchicago, and we are doing virtual consults for those who want more information, but are still hesitant to come in. Please book a virtual consultation on our website.
Enamel and Root Dentistry, 711 11th St, Wilmette, IL 60091, 847-906-8676, www.enamelandroot.com, We are using universal precautions set forth by the American Dental Association as well as the IL dental society.
Digital Adventures, 406 Linden Ave., 844-543-2633, https://www.digitaladventures.com, Please click this link to see our 15 step health & safety plan: https://www.digitaladventures.com/health-and-safety
Pinklicious Nails & Spa, 1166 Wilmette Ave., 847-906-4244, pinkliciousnailsspa.com. Instagram: @Pinkliciousnailspa Pinklicious Nails&Spa will provide the best experience and professional level of services, while maintaining a healthy, and safe environment for everyone in the salon.
Edward Deegan Architects, 503 Park Drive, #4, Kenilworth, 847-906-4110, www.edwarddeeganarchitects.com, Edward Deegan Architects employees have been working remotely since late March 2020. When the office re-opens, we will provide PPE and hand sanitizer as needed to our employees and visitors. Our office is categorized as low risk due to the low number of employees, the low number of visitors and spread out and segmented workspace that we provide. Visitors (clients, General Contractors and vendors) come to our office on a very infrequent basis and they will be hosted in our Conference Room. No employee desks are located in this Conference Room. Our 8 employees are located throughout 3 separate additional rooms in our office and are able to maintain appropriate social distancing while performing their work. We are currently finalizing our updated policies that promote a safe and productive workplace.
Irvings for Red Hot Lovers, 3207 Lake Ave., 8472516300, www.irvings.com, We have been implementing strict distancing and facemask usage by both customers and employees. Orders can be placed as walk-in, phone, or thru DoorDash or Grubhub for delivery. We also offer curbside pickup.
Lakeshore Financial Group – Elizabeth Kuroski, Financial Planner, 123 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 600, Chicago, IL 60606, 781-686-5675, www.lsfgchi.com. We are working remotely, scheduling meetings via Zoom and transmitting all documents electronically. Additionally, we are easing underwriting requirements during COVID-19.