Sid (center), Sam (right), and father Moe Jaridly (since retired) bought a foundering business in 1989. "We saw opportunities," says Sid, CEO. For the past three years, the brothers — A.J. (left) joined as production VP in 1997 — have grown the company by 25% annually.

About 80% of business at The Original Mr. CabinetCare is refacing cabinets, but the company also refinishes and builds cabinets in its 24,000-square-foot showroom/factory. The company does 720 jobs a year in a county of 2.3 million homeowners. Jobs average $10,000 and carry a first-year, no-questions-asked warranty.