Spring isn’t just the time for cleaning, it’s also a great time to liven up a bland room. While you're cleaning and removing the dust, you can add something special to a room that can change the entire vibe of the room. The important thing is to have a plan. It’s easier to make good on any redecorating project if you have a game plan intact. Continue reading "6 Ways to Add Flavor to Your Bland House"
In the home service industry, help is becoming dehumanized. Solutions are built on convenience —not care, and though homeowners are more connected than ever, finding good help is no easy task. When Window Genie joined The Dwyer Group the thing we were most excited for was Neighborly. It seemed so simple and yet so brilliant. Neighborly is a platform that brings all the great Dwyer Group brands together in one place. Continue reading "How to Get Neighborly"
When it comes to cleaning, things can become mundane very quickly. No one really enjoys cleaning, but sometimes using a new product or a new method can really spice up your cleaning routine. I’m not talking about using lemons and vinegar. I’m talking about using very unique and out of the box ideas that seem to work. I want to preface this by admitting that I haven’t tried any of these techniques so please be cautious. Continue reading "4 Out of the Box Cleaning Hacks"
Fall is in full swing! If your leaves haven’t already hit the ground they are on their way. The weather is becoming colder. People are bringing out the scarfs and sweaters. But just because the seasons have changed doesn’t mean you can go into hibernation. Fall is a great time to start re-purposing, recycling, and reusing. Continue reading "Reuse, Recycle & Repurpose THIS FALL"
On this episode of the Genie Journal we get to chat with Dwyer Group Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer Lisa Zoellner. She fills us in on Neighborly's inception and the what the future might hold. Don't forget to visit GetNeighborly.com and make your profile today! Continue reading "Genie Journal Episode 5: Lisa Zoellner"
On this episode of the Genie Journal, we talk to Glass Doctor President Mark Liston. He gives us the low down on the excellent pairing of Window Genie and Glass Doctor. He helps Brian understand some of their services and tells an excellent story about the Glass Doctor 24 hour emergency service. Continue reading "Genie Journal Episode 4: Mark Liston"
As millions of Americans gear up for their big 4th of July celebrations... Window Genie's here to remind you to celebrate responsibly & safely. Be prepared, be smart, and have fun! Continue reading "Fourth of July Safety Tips"
Nothing better than investing in a product that pays for itself over time, right? Even better when said product offers a bevy of additional benefits you can enjoy for years to come. Window film does just that! One of the easiest and most cost effective ways to save money on energy bills is to have a professional apply solar control or insulating window film. While window film saves money on utility bills year-round, the cost of cooling one square foot is about five times the cost of heating the same space. It's important to note the immense benefits of heat rejection and how it will significantly cut down energy consumption during the summertime. Continue reading "Window Film: It Pays For Itself!"
Memorial Day is around the corner! Most of us will have an extra day off of work, and you may be planning a get together with friends and family to enjoy the warm weather - and pool season is officially upon us! When pool season comes around there is a sense of excitement in the air. But if you are the one who has to open and maintain the pool it can be a sense of dread. There are no good or safe shortcuts to opening a pool. But there a few tips and tricks that can help the process: Continue reading "Is Your Pool Ready For Memorial Day?"
With spring being the best time of year to sell your home, many of you may find yourselves moving somewhere new this month. Sending your loved ones off with a simple, "good luck!" isn't going to cut it. Here's a list of 7 traditions, or superstitions, to bring good fortune with you as you start fresh! Continue reading "7 Lucky Superstitions for Your New Home"