Want to drop your energy costs by up to thirty percent over the next year? Opt for an energy audit for your home to see where you can reduce your energy usage and improve its efficiency. Many homeowners are eager to trim costs where they can, and choosing a licensed electrician to conduct an electrical [...]
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Many households are grappling with the nuisance that small insects bring to one's home. These insects are often quite small and can hide in the tiniest of places, like inside electrical outlets, making it hard for homeowners to get rid of them. What many people do not know is that the presence of foreign particles [...]
Power strips, mostly known as extension blocks or multiple sockets, are a block of several electrical sockets attached to a flexible cable which is connected to an electrical receptacle. The power strip allows for multiple power distribution over a number of appliances. Proper Power Strip Usage Knowledge of the proper use of power strips is [...]
Your electrical panel is the hub of all electricity that runs through your home. The power you have in your home is determined by the circuit breakers inside the panel. The breakers connect to the circuits that power all of the lighting and outlets within your home, making the electrical panel one of the most [...]
As a homeowner, you may have some experience with electrical work inasmuch as you've needed an electrician to fix or look at something once or twice. However, have you ever heard of a "ground wire?" This is actually a big part of electrical safety and is needed to keep the system running smoothly. Electrical Safety [...]
Motion sensor lights are a kind of lights that go on and off depending on body movements in a given room. They determine whether there is movement or not by the use of body heat and wavelengths. Thus, the lights will go on or off without you having to hit any switch. Below is a [...]
Electrical outlets are some of the most neglected parts of houses. It is not uncommon to find people still using the electrical outlets installed in the 1980s or even earlier. Thus, if you are stuck with the old technology; you are not the only one. Don't live in the past; get your outlets upgraded by [...]
When people are considering a home improvement project, they don't often have electrical improvements at the top of their list. It's easy to forget about the benefits that lighting has on your health and home, or about the dangers of leaving electronic maintenance until a later date, but investing in some of these really will [...]
In any house built before 1985, you may have outdated electrical wiring. Having it assessed by a qualified electrical contractor might assist you to know if it is time for substitution. The Many Dangers of Outdated Electrical Wiring Outdated and even hazardous electrical wiring may be concealed behind your walls. Even if the electrical system [...]
There's no question of the value of having an expert take a look at things to ensure that they're in working order. This is no less true when it comes to a home electrical inspection wherein a professional will come and examine the current workings of your home's wiring and more. When Should You Schedule [...]