A Landlord’s Electrical Responsibilities


Owning rental properties is a great way to supplement income and build your investment portfolio. However, you do have certain obligations to your renters that cannot be ignored. Otherwise, you may end up in legal trouble. The electrical system in your rental properties is one area that needs to be properly addressed. A Property Owner's [...]

A Landlord’s Electrical Responsibilities2019-06-08T15:38:18+00:00

An Electrical Transformer Fails. What’s Next?


An electrical transformer is a critical component in bringing electricity safely into our homes. When they fail or are damaged during a severe storm, an explosion occurs and power is cut. Electrical transformers can be very dangerous if they are not maintained or repaired properly, which is why it is important to know what to [...]

An Electrical Transformer Fails. What’s Next?2019-05-24T11:37:49+00:00

Your Electrical System Needs Spring Cleaning Too


Spring cleaning often includes cleaning your home from top to bottom and getting rid of things you no longer use. Did you know a good Spring scrubbing should also consist of cleaning your electrical system? Find out what to do and start sweeping out the dust! How to Clean Your Electrical System Inspect Outlets Inspecting [...]

Your Electrical System Needs Spring Cleaning Too2019-05-24T11:34:39+00:00

Electrical Appliances to Bring While Traveling


Bringing certain electrical devices with you when you travel can make your trip easier and more enjoyable. As packing space can be limited, it's important to pack electronics that are the most useful to you. So, which electrical appliances will you choose to bring on your next adventure? Pack Only Small, Useful Devices When traveling [...]

Electrical Appliances to Bring While Traveling2019-04-29T15:28:13+00:00

Electrical Hum Driving You Crazy?


Do you have an electrical hum in your home that's driving you crazy? Is it from your electric system or something else? Find out more about what could be releasing a low-frequency humming noise in your home. Causes of Electrical Hums The quickest way to check is to shut off your circuit breakers. If you [...]

Electrical Hum Driving You Crazy?2019-04-05T19:54:36+00:00

Electrical Dangers You May Not be Aware of


Homeowners are typically aware of the common electrical dangers present in one's home. However, uncommon electrical dangers, like dust and overheating of wires, are not as obvious and can pose a great risk. Read on to find out more about potential electrical safety risks and how to safeguard against them. Common Electrical Dangers Common electrical [...]

Electrical Dangers You May Not be Aware of2019-03-27T16:36:34+00:00

DIY Electrical Work: Worth the Risk?


Thinking about taking on some DIY electrical projects? With all of the available information and tips on the internet today, DIY projects are very tempting to try and save a little money. However, when it comes to electrical work, contacting your local electrician to get the job done is always the best choice. Electricians are [...]

DIY Electrical Work: Worth the Risk?2019-03-27T16:42:06+00:00

Electric Fireplace Versus Gas Fireplace


On a cold day, the best place to be is snuggled up in front of a home's fireplace. If your house does not have a chimney for a wood-burning fireplace, then a gas or electric fireplace is a great alternative. Both options offer charming ambiance. However, homeowners should research gas versus electric fireplaces before purchasing [...]

Electric Fireplace Versus Gas Fireplace2019-02-26T16:55:01+00:00

Electrical Issues to Consider When Selling a Home


It's never a good idea to try to sell your home without carrying out the appropriate electrical repairs. Any property that requires repairs will have a lower market value than if no repairs were necessary. Most importantly, selling a home with any electrical issues can put the new homeowners at risk— especially if the faults [...]

Electrical Issues to Consider When Selling a Home2018-12-21T18:52:16+00:00

Electrical Problems at Home


Hardly anyone can survive in the modern world without electrical appliances, devices, lighting, and heating and cooling systems. Electricity grants stability and convenience to people's daily lives. Consequently, when there are electrical problems at home, it can feel like the end of the world. Common Electrical Problems Every flip of an electrical switch means that [...]

Electrical Problems at Home2018-10-22T20:29:54+00:00