Where can I find it: blue cheese potato chips, patio chair repair, blind repair

Q: Please tell me where I can find Keogh’s Blue Cheese potato chips in any local store. They are super crunchy with a tasty blue cheese flavor that’s not too strong. These might be the best chips I’ve ever had. Help. — Hal Roberts, email

Made in Ireland, Keogh's Blue Cheese thick-cut potato chips get a flavor boost from caramelized onion.

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A: Made with potatoes grown in North County Dublin, Keogh’s potato chips come in a variety of flavors ranging from Baked Camembert to Truffle-and-Irish Butter. You’ll find 4.4-ounce bags of Keogh’s Blue Cheese chips, which are flavored with caramelized onion, for $4.49 at Cost Plus World Market, 4733 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, 678-731-0014.

Q: I have four patio chairs that need to be restrung with black vinyl strapping. Could you please provide me with your recommendations? Thanks. — Chris Sandman, Atlanta

A: Chris, I’ll give you two places to consider. Patio Sling King, patioslingking.com, 404-574-9280, offers services that include sling installation, restrapping, umbrella repair and frame refinishing. Patio Sling King also stocks replacement parts for most outdoor furniture. Check the company website for more information.

You also can look at Bennett Restrapping, 404-767-8200, bennettrestrapping.com. Bennett’s services include chair weaving, painting metal and wicker furniture, replacement slings and vinyl restrapping. Bennett also offers custom cushions and complete outdoor furniture restoration.

Q: I have sliding glass doors covered by wooden blinds. Something is wrong with the drawcord, and they won’t open or close unless I do it manually. I have contacted many companies that sell shades, shutters and blinds, but they only want to sell me something and will not fix them. Please give me the name of a company that will make a house call. — Ann Olim, email

A: Ann, contact Bloomin’ Blinds at 678-883-1618, bloominblinds.com, for a free estimate on the cost of repairing your blinds. Although the company sells window coverings, it also offers on-site repairs for blinds, shades and shutters.

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Sabine Morrow is a freelance writer who has been digging up hard-to-find items and services for readers since 2004.