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Genesee Jumps in to Help in Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

September 8, 2017 People Helping People While Seattle was in the midst of a record breaking summer of no rain, the people of Huston, Texas suffered from massive rain and devastating floods brought on by Hurricane Harvey. The pictures were heart wrenching, so when given the opportunity to do something to help, two of our [...]

By |2018-09-11T12:42:03+00:00September 11th, 2017|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff, News|Comments Off on Genesee Jumps in to Help in Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

More Than a Long-Time Customer

August 8, 2017 The beauty of a small, multi-generational family business, is having the opportunity to get to know our customers over a long period of time. Genesee Energy is in the business of bringing warmth into people's homes. By filling that basic need, our customers are grateful, as we are grateful to them for [...]

By |2017-08-08T08:21:19+00:00August 8th, 2017|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff, Oil Heat|Comments Off on More Than a Long-Time Customer

Genesee Energy Beginnings

June 30, 2017 From Heating with Coal to Oil Heat Always wearing a three-piece suit, Gordon’s keen sense of attire was less about the latest fashion and more just about looking his best. To Gordon, looking sharp was more than prerequisite for a good businessman. Long after the vest of a suit was typically set [...]

By |2017-07-10T13:40:29+00:00June 30th, 2017|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff|Comments Off on Genesee Energy Beginnings

Meet Ed; Genesee Propane Division Manager

December 20, 2016 The young Ed Cavalieri probably sounded just like Hank Hill in the popular TV series King of the Hill, when he started his career in the “propane and propane accessories” department of a major propane dealer at age 18. Fast forward 35 years and Ed has pretty much worked in every facet [...]

By |2017-05-31T10:35:56+00:00December 20th, 2016|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff, propane|Comments Off on Meet Ed; Genesee Propane Division Manager

Genesee Fuel for 85 years.

October, 2014 Genesee Fuel for 85 years This month we celebrate 85 years of business. In 1929 Gordon Clark and his brother Russell purchased Genesee Coal & Stoker. 85 years later, we are still a family owned business in our third generation. 3616 South Genesee Street. Seattle, WA 98118   From the same corner of South Genesee [...]

By |2017-05-31T10:35:57+00:00October 31st, 2014|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff, Green Heating, News, propane|Comments Off on Genesee Fuel for 85 years.

3 Generations of Customer Service

May 2014 It's rare. A family owned business well into it's third generation is definitely rare. But so are gems. And that is Genesee Fuel & Heating Company. A rare gem of a local, family-owned and operated business with a history of quality customer service since 1929. Family business experts say that only about 30% of U.S. family-owned [...]

By |2018-01-29T13:28:39+00:00May 20th, 2014|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff, Green Heating, News, propane|Comments Off on 3 Generations of Customer Service

Why we love our red trucks

Upon arrival at a customer's house, our technician, Pete, was greeted by a very enthusiastic youngster playing in the front yard. She was a young girl, maybe 4 or 5 years old. As Pete was collecting his tools prior to heading to the front door, the young lady exclaimed with excitement, "Mr. that sure is [...]

By |2017-05-31T10:35:59+00:00November 30th, 2011|Anecdotes and Mildly Interesting Stuff|Comments Off on Why we love our red trucks