Electrical Services

Why do I need an electrical inspection?

By |2020-11-03T02:47:48-05:00November 3rd, 2020|Electrical Services|

If you’re buying a new house, it’s generally recommended that you thoroughly inspect the electrical connections first before deciding to buy it. Electrical inspections are also advised for homeowners who’ve already stayed in their current house for a long time. Other instances warrant electrical inspections and we’ll tell you about them and why you need

What size generator is needed to power a house?

By |2020-10-01T01:33:09-04:00October 1st, 2020|Electrical Services|

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 in a typical American household with each one lasting for about 3 hours. It seems

What are the different types of electrical panels?

By |2020-09-01T19:18:16-04:00September 1st, 2020|Electrical Services|

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. This can be for lights, appliances, and other devices used by members of the household.

Beat the Heat! Ceiling Fan Tips for Summer

By |2020-06-18T03:37:20-04:00July 17th, 2019|Electrical Services|

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 your family comfortable enough to lower your thermostat temperature by an average of about 4

May Is Electrical Safety Month!

By |2020-06-18T03:37:24-04:00May 17th, 2019|Electrical Services|

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 during the summer, and throughout the year. Never stick fingers, toys or any other objects into

What Are the Most Common Reasons for Circuit Breaker Replacement?

By |2019-02-09T12:16:06-05:00February 3rd, 2019|Electrical Services|

There are many electrical projects that call for a professional’s help, and circuit breaker replacement certainly fits that bill. Furthermore, many homeowners are surprised to learn that they need a circuit breaker or two replaced. So, if you’ve been concerned about your home’s electrical performance, it might be time to call in an expert. Most

Will Home Standby Generator Installation Disrupt My Current Electrical System?

By |2019-01-22T17:05:57-05:00January 1st, 2019|Electrical Services|

A home standby generator installation is an excellent investment for two main reasons. First, a generator will improve your home’s value. Second, it will give you peace of mind during the stormy season. When your house experiences a power loss, a whole home generator will kick on automatically. Many people report that the transition to

What Causes an Electrical Fire in a House?

By |2018-12-19T11:45:11-05:00December 3rd, 2018|Electrical Services|

Ever wondered what causes an electrical fire in a house? You may be surprised to learn it really boils down to just a few scenarios. The U.S. Fire Administration says that Americans experience 25,000 electrical fires annually. These infernos cause injury or death for up to 1,300 people each year. You may also be surprised

When Do You Need to Rewire a House?

By |2018-11-12T11:42:49-05:00November 6th, 2018|Electrical Services|

When do you need to rewire a house you love? It can be so much fun to revitalize an older house. They often have character that you just don’t see in modern homes. But one thing many people overlook when they renovate an aging home is the electrical system. For most folks, if all the

Can Faulty Wiring Increase My Electric Bill?

By |2018-10-16T15:32:39-04:00October 9th, 2018|Electrical Services|

Can faulty wiring increase my electric bill? We hear this question all the time from our customers. There are tons of things that can cause your electric bill to go up. For example, it’s common for electricity use to skyrocket in the summer when the air conditioner starts running daily. Having company come to stay