Nowadays, almost everything is dependent on electricity. When there's a power outage, you simply can't seem to do anything productive. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, there is a power outage of about 1 to 2 times a year
Most residential homes rely on the services of their local utility company for electricity. The power coming from the utility company goes through the electrical panel which acts as the main switchboard that distributes the electricity needs within each home.
What is a GFCI outlet and where is one needed? A Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter or GFCI is a life-saving and quick-to-react device installed in areas within the house to protect it from a ground fault. A ground fault is
If you are thinking of buying or selling an older home, it is important to ensure that the home is up to current code. Otherwise, you might run into problems during the inspection, which can hinder the closing process, or
Ceiling fans are a practical and easy way to reduce your need for a constantly running AC unit in the summer. Fans create a “wind chill effect,” cooling you down. Ceiling fan use throughout your home can keep you and
Summer break is right around the corner, which means kids will soon be home from school! With May being Electrical Safety Month, we wanted to give you some tips you can share with your kids to help keep them safe