2016

  • 3 Ways To Stay Safe With Electronics This Holiday Season

    During the holiday season, many people bring out and use additional electronic-powered items, such as Christmas lights and decorations. The holiday season is when house fires frequently occur, and electrical hazards are one of the leading causes behind those house fires. Here are three ways to make sure that you stay safe with electricity this holiday season. #1 Use Surge Protectors The first thing you should do is use surge protectors on your major electrical equipment. [Read More]

  • Benefits Of Regular Commercial Electrician Inspections

    There are many specialists that go into excellent building maintenance. An electrician is a great addition to your team for doing yearly maintenance. Here are some of the beneficial services that commercial electricians can provide.  Check and Replace Damaged Wires The first thing that your commercial electricians may do is check the area to see how well your wires are holding up. Wires can become damaged for a variety of reasons. [Read More]

  • Repair A Damaged Wire Inside Of Your Home And Install A Wire Cover Over It

    If your new puppy has been chewing on your desktop computer's electrical cord, repair it and deter your pet from causing damage to other electrical items by using the information below. By taking action now, your computer will continue to operate properly when turned on and you will prevent a serious electrical problem from occurring inside of your home. Clean And Tape The Cord Unplug the computer and wait several minutes for the electrical cord to cool down. [Read More]

  • Partner With An Electrician To Make Your Home "Smarter"

    If you're the type of person who is constantly buying the latest tech gadgets – smartphones, tablets, drones and more – you might be interested in the idea of upgrading your home to include several smart technologies. Instead of getting overwhelmed with trying to make these upgrades on your own, consider hiring an electrician. With a licensed professional on your side, he or she will be able to make all of your smart technology dreams comes true and give you a true state-of-the-art home to meet your 21st century demands. [Read More]

  • Fixer-Upper Giving You Problems? 4 Electrical Problems You Should Watch Out For

    You bought a fixer-upper. Now that you're living in it, you've noticed a few problems you weren't expecting. While some problems may be easy to fix, other problems may require professional assistance. This is particularly true of electrical problems. If you're experiencing any of the electrical problems described below, you should contact an electrician as soon as possible. Lights Flickering It's not uncommon for lights to flicker during bad weather – such as heavy winds or thunderstorms. [Read More]

  • Updating Your Home's Lighting? Here's A Few Bright Ideas To Light The Way

    If you're tired of your high electric bills, but you are on a budget and you can't start with a huge upgrade, you may want to begin with your home's lighting. This doesn't necessarily mean your home's electrical system. Instead, you should look to your light switches. Here are three upgrades that you can make that may be able to help improve energy efficiency and save you money: 1. Light Switches with Built-In Motion Sensors [Read More]

  • Questions To Ask Before Hiring An Electrician

    Have you recently purchased a home? Did you discover only afterwards that there are issues with the electrical system? Hiring someone else to take care of this unexpected electrical work can save you both time and money in the long run. But choosing a good electrician isn't always easy. Here are some questions to ask before you hire anyone: Are you licensed and insured? While many municipalities require anyone who does electrical work professionally to be licensed and certified, this isn't true of all municipalities. [Read More]

  • What Every Property Owner Needs To Know About Electrical Panels

    Safety problems within electrical systems may arise as a result of outdated or insufficient electrical panels. Fires are an example of a serious problem posed by faulty electrical panels. Perhaps you are experiencing seemingly unimportant signs such as your circuit breaker shutting off. Underestimating signs of electrical problems may place you and your property at risk. The following will aid in helping you better understand your electrical panel and the cues that could indicate that an electrical panel upgrade is needed. [Read More]