Electrical Safety Tips for Your Holiday Lights

Though you almost definitely have your holiday lights in place already, if you decorate for the season, it's never too late to take into account some holiday decoration electrical safety tips so that you and your family are safe until that decor is put away again. Keep in Mind These Electrical Safety Tips Where did [...]

Electrical Safety Tips for Your Holiday Lights 2017-12-13T17:27:00+00:00

Home Generator will Keep You out of the Dark

Winter is here, and if you don't currently own a functional home generator, it might be time to make the investment for your family. Snowstorms and blizzards can cause extensive failure of the power grid. Families that have needs for continuous electrical supply, such as elderly with in-home care, or families with newborn babies, will [...]

Home Generator will Keep You out of the Dark 2017-12-06T19:36:30+00:00

Electrical Outlets Heating Up: What Does It Mean?

It can be disturbing to realize that your electrical outlets are heating up. Many home fires are reported to be caused by overheated or shorted outlets and appliances. In fact, according to United States Fire Association (USFA), electrical fires in our homes claim the lives of 485 Americans and injure 2,305 more each year. [...]

Electrical Outlets Heating Up: What Does It Mean? 2017-11-30T17:21:28+00:00

Electrical Issues: Sparking Outlets

There are a lot of potential electrical issues that you may face in your home, office, or elsewhere. If you’ve never encountered them before, you may not know how to respond when they appear, but this could mean safety issues if left unattended to. For example, if your outlets are producing sparks, do you know [...]

Electrical Issues: Sparking Outlets 2017-12-05T20:35:20+00:00

Dimmer Switches: What Are the Benefits?

Perfect lighting in a home setting can be a constant struggle. But did you know that adding dimmer switches to your light fixtures can allow you to increase or decrease the amount of light in a room? A dimmer light switch restricts the current flowing to a light bulb resulting in a low lighting range. [...]

Dimmer Switches: What Are the Benefits? 2017-11-30T16:54:13+00:00

Seasonal Affective Disorder Alleviated with Lighting

Everyone knows the “winter blues,” that time of year when the skies are gray and the leaves are falling. For many, it’s a time to sit by a fire and enjoy the coziness of early nights and chilly days. For those suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder, however, winter blues are a real thing and a [...]

Seasonal Affective Disorder Alleviated with Lighting 2017-11-14T20:36:09+00:00

LED Light Bulbs Are a Bright Idea

In late 2017 moving into 2018, there’s no question that LED light bulbs are the modern standard, and that they aren’t going away anytime soon. Though bulb and lighting technology have developed over time, have changed dramatically in the past hundred years, LEDs have the kinds of benefits that set the bar for all other [...]

LED Light Bulbs Are a Bright Idea 2017-11-20T20:17:58+00:00

Energy Audits: What Are They, and Do I Need One?

Sometimes referred to as the energy assessment, an energy audit can assist in finding out the areas that consume much of your heating budget. It shows how a home utilizes its energy, including areas where it could be wasted at, to enable homeowners to make informed upgrades. The energy audits tests can include a thermographic [...]

Energy Audits: What Are They, and Do I Need One? 2017-11-14T20:26:33+00:00