Sparking Outlet and How to Address It

2018-02-14T19:47:00+00:00

If you notice a sparking outlet in your home, then odds are you need to take action to avoid further issues and potential danger. Sparks can obviously lead to things like fire and electrical shock, so don't wait before getting help for this hazardous situation! Normal or Abornmal Sparking Outlet? A single spark, when you [...]

Sparking Outlet and How to Address It 2018-02-14T19:47:00+00:00

Charging Devices Can Be Dangerous, Depending on Location

2018-02-07T16:28:54+00:00

Many scientists confirm that charging devices can be dangerous both to the users and the gadget, with the risk arising from the electromagnetic radiations emitted by the devices, and more pressingly, the risk of fire when overheated charging blocks are too close to fabrics. Be Careful Where You're Charging Devices Even though you might attest [...]

Charging Devices Can Be Dangerous, Depending on Location 2018-02-07T16:28:54+00:00

Electrical Wiring Warning Signs

2018-01-22T21:36:32+00:00

Electrical wiring isn't a problem for many homeowners... until it becomes a big problem. Faulty wiring can lead to power shorts, damaged appliances, or house fires. Proper preventative maintenance of your home, including regular inspections and knowledge of electrical wiring warning signs, can help you prevent damage and ensure your family's safety. How to Identify [...]

Electrical Wiring Warning Signs 2018-01-22T21:36:32+00:00

Danger of Overloading Outlets

2018-01-22T20:58:13+00:00

Most homeowners have been guilty of overloading outlets at some point in their lives. It is an especially easy mistake to make when the house that you live in does not have enough outlets to power everything that you need. A simple solution is to use power strips or some other device that extends the [...]

Danger of Overloading Outlets 2018-01-22T20:58:13+00:00

Save Electricity and Cut Back on Waste

2018-01-04T21:06:50+00:00

Though most people's New Year resolutions involve health or exercise, those aren't the only things that could be improved upon in 2018. If you want to make a few changes in your home, then you'll be able to save electricity like never before... and your wallet will thank you for it. Be Safe and Save [...]

Save Electricity and Cut Back on Waste 2018-01-04T21:06:50+00:00

Electric Blanket Safety During the Cold Months

2017-12-18T21:33:36+00:00

Do you own and use an electric blanket during the winter? A lot of people do, especially those in locations with very low temperatures. These blankets can be nice and cozy on a cold night, but they also come with their share of risks. Read up on some general electric blanket safety if you own [...]

Electric Blanket Safety During the Cold Months 2017-12-18T21:33:36+00:00

Electrical Safety Tips for Your Holiday Lights

2017-12-13T17:27:00+00:00

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

Electrical Outlets Heating Up: What Does It Mean?

2017-11-30T17:21:28+00:00

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

Fire Safety Tips for the Holidays

2017-11-14T21:30:15+00:00

The holidays are quickly approaching, which means that the annual holiday lights-related fire risks are also going to be relevant again. Make sure that you have a fire safety plan for your family and home in case the tree lights or other electronics malfunction. […]

Fire Safety Tips for the Holidays 2017-11-14T21:30:15+00:00

Holiday Lighting Hazards May Not Be Obvious

2017-10-27T20:25:25+00:00

The holiday seasons should be a time of joy and family enrichment – not a time for urgent visits to the hospital emergency room. Unfortunately, for some families, the hazards of setting up holiday decorations, particularly holiday lighting, can lead to injuries and accidents that put a damper on the festive season. There are a [...]

Holiday Lighting Hazards May Not Be Obvious 2017-10-27T20:25:25+00:00