What’s in Your Gutters?

What’s in Your Gutters? Will it ever rain again? Yes, it’s been a long, hot summer and like many, I’m anxiously anticipating the first cool rainy day of the season. But not just yet – it is time to prepare your gutters (otherwise known as your home’s flood control...

Holiday Lighting – It’s Not Too Early to Plan

Holiday Lighting – It’s Not Too Early to Plan As a consumer, I must confess to rolling my eyes when I see the Christmas décor displays perched adjacent to the Halloween merchandise – and its only September!! As my mother often told me, “don’t wish your life away; live...

Light Sells Homes

Light Sells Homes Current blistering summer temperatures may encourage us to keep the blinds tightly closed, but we all know that fabulous light and stunning views sell homes. Sunlight gives the illusion of space and accentuates the beautiful features of any home. And...
Happy Anniversary Window Genie!

Happy Anniversary Window Genie!

Happy Anniversary Window Genie! July marked Window Genie’s one-year anniversary and I am proud to celebrate in the community I have called home for nearly 30 years! It has been a remarkable 12 months of learning, innovation, and adaptation. From Acton to Castaic, it...

Solar Panels – to Clean or Not to Clean?

Solar Panels – to Clean or Not to Clean? Clean them only if you want them to work at peak efficiency. Dirty (commonly referred to as “soiled”) panels can degrade system performance by as much as 30%. Even those panels marketed as “self-cleaning” rely on frequent rain...