Why Regular Electrical Inspections and Maintenance Are Important

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Over time, electrical systems can deteriorate. This makes them unsafe and, at times, dangerous. If you have an old home with dated wiring, consider having an electrical inspection. Regular maintenance is important for the safety of your home or business. Here are some reasons why. Prevent Fires One of the main reasons to maintain your […]

Keeping Your Electrical Cords and Outlets Safe in the Summer Heat

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As the summer heat ramps up, keeping your electrical cords and outlets safe is important to prevent electrical hazards. Whether you’re using air conditioning units, fans, or other electrical devices, here are some tips to keep your cords and outlets safe during the summer season. Inspect Your Cords and Outlets Regularly One of the easiest […]

From Power Plants to Your Home: The Fascinating Journey of Electricity

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Electricity is an ever-present light source in your home and power for numerous appliances. It runs everything from your refrigerator to the computer you’re using. Have you ever wondered how electricity gets to your house to light up your rooms at night and power up the appliances we use daily? This article will tell you […]

Six Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Electrical System

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Spring is the season of renewal, and that includes taking care of your home’s electrical system. A clean and well-maintained electrical system is essential for the proper functioning of your home’s various electrical components, from the lighting to the air conditioning system. In this article, we’ll walk you through some tips for spring cleaning this […]

Electrical Panel Safety: What You Need to Know

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Electrical panels are powerful and potentially dangerous tools, so it is important to take proper safety measures when working with them. They provide the main access point to your home’s electrical system and must be handled with caution. The following are tips for electrical panel safety you must implement to avoid hazardous situations. Always Secure […]

9 Benefits of Hiring a Qualified Electrician for Your Commercial Work

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Considering the complexity of modern electrical systems, you need an experienced and qualified expert to handle the installation, maintenance, and repair of your electrical equipment and wiring. Here are reasons why you need an experienced professional for commercial electrical work. 1. Safety Certified electricians know how to work safely around electricity and use safety gear […]

A Brief Guide to Electrical Preventive Maintenance

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Electricity is essential to any home and business, but it often goes unnoticed until something goes wrong. The modern world is full of fixtures with wires, plugs, and cords that twist together to run appliances, electronic equipment, and lighting for homes, buildings, and parking lots. It’s a complicated system requiring careful maintenance to run smoothly. […]

Signs Your Home Is Not Code Compliant

The Importance of Code Compliance

Your home may not meet code requirements for many reasons. Some of these reasons are valid, and some are not. If you suspect that your home is not code compliant and would like to know for sure, watch out for these signs. You Don’t Have a Smoke Detector in Every Room Most states require that […]

6 Bad Habits That Increase Your Electric Bill

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It’s easy to blame rising energy costs on inflation, humidity, and extreme weather. Many of us, however, are unaware that our lifestyle habits may also contribute to a rise in electricity bills. Here are some bad habits that increase your electric bill. 1. Leaving All the Lights on in Your House This is one of […]

4 Reasons You Have High Winter Electricity Bills

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When the weather dips to extreme temperatures, our habits change in order to stay warm and safe. These changes, however, do affect our electricity usage. So, it may surprise you to see a higher bill than normal. There are reasons why your electricity bill increases and steps you can take to minimize a higher bill. […]