TR Presents @ KPC

“The Kirk” is a new venue open to for a VIP experience at the Kirkland Performance Center. Once a storage room, the Board authorized its use for pre-performance gatherings. It now consists of a bar, several standing tables, customizable LED lighting and monitors with input jack for your favorite music. Tenhulzen Residential customers were excited…

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2014 Cost Vs. Value

The annual Remodeling Magazine Cost vs. Value Report is available to compare the trending relationship of home improvements relative to home sales. This report is based on multiple data points throughout construction and real estate industries. Individual results may vary. Most categories over the past few years have been trending upwards, indicating the investment in your home…

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Time To Un-Yelp!

The consumer website Yelp.com has been receiving increasing push back from the business community for several years.It has clearly become a convenient way for an individual to humiliate a company without restraint. It’s like picketing a storefront without having to make the sign, create a clever chant, recruit friends or stand out front for hours…

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Earthquake Prediction

Wouldn’t it be nice to predict an earthquake? Seismologists from the University of Washington have done just that. By installing seismometers at CenturyLink Field, they anticipate another 12th Man-generated “Beastquake” this weekend. Although the quake is not expected to be felt through the ground much past a couple blocks, many fans believe it will be…

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Building @ “Brickfest” 2014

January 4, 2014 Tenhulzen Residential sponsored this inaugural event at the Kirkland Boys & Girls Club.  Michael, Traci and son Matthew enjoyed building vehicles, buildings and landscapes from roughly 20,000 bricks. 2 dozen kids from 5-14 years old enjoyed 7 tables of various Lego bricks including mechanized contraptions. Prizes were awarded for Lego bridges that…

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Relational vs. Transactional

Over time, the customer interaction with business has become more transactional. This phenomenon is most likely because of more readily available information. Businesses choose their position on the scale of relational to transactional. You can tell where on the scale a business falls by their level of customer interaction.  In The Wizard of Oz, the…

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Elevated Service

In early October of 2013, Michael and Traci performed their annual “work party” duties for Summit Central Ski Patrol. While Traci was cleaning and repairing the base building, Michael and a fellow patroller scaled the ski hill in our Chevy Avalanche to the top of the Tripple-60 lift to do some work on the bump…

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