Do you have enough outlets in your house? Many older houses only have one or two electrical outlets installation per room, which is not nearly sufficient to accommodate today’s high-tech house owner. Using extension cords in houses is the top reason for household electrical fires. Building regulations been modified to include additional outlets but many houses

Most electrical safety hazards can be prevented with common sense and plain, old good wiring. For most people, preventing an electrical accident means not plugging too many things into one feeble extension cord (which they do anyway) or not using a hair dryer while taking a bath (hopefully they don’t do this). And while these

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A circuit breaker is a crucial part of every home’s electrical system and is an important safety component as well. Knowing when a circuit breaker needs to be replaced is one essential step for home safety, and this short guide will tell you how to identify problems with your circuit breaker so that you can

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Who loves outdoor spaces as much as I do? Well … after a long, cold winter, the answer to that is probably just about everybody! Whether your home boasts a patio, a deck, a substantial outdoor room, or just the teeniest, tiniest urban balcony, there’s something so pleasurable about being able to relax in the

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Circuit Breaker Trips You Can Avoid

Thursday, 12 January 2017 by

It happens to everyone:circuit breaker trips. Learn how to avoid this common electrical problem. If you have ever plugged in your hairdryer, toaster oven or space heater only to be engulfed in darkness, you know what it’s like when your electrical breaker trips. Sometimes having an electrical breaker trip is a minor inconvenience, readily repaired

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Well, all you millennials, Gen-Xers, and baby boomers, we are now firmly ensconced in the 21st century. The first decade and a half of the new millennium has seen a great deal of change, in fields ranging from politics and the economy to pop culture. One of the most striking new trends is the proliferation

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Troubleshooting a Power Outage

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 by

A power failure in your house or apartment is a major inconvenience — that’s one thing that every homeowner will agree on. However, the reason behind the outage is not so clear-cut. You may be left without electricity due to a number of different factors. Here’s how to troubleshoot an electrical Power outage, together with suggested

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What Is Whole House Surge Protection?

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 by

Consider Whole House Surge Protection for all your Appliances In the twenty first century, the age of technology, most households have a number of high tech electrical devices, from fridges to computers to telephones. An electrical surge (or a spike in voltage) can cause significant damage to you appliances. Leaving you with the expense and

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Planning to remodel your room but still wondering how and where to start? You might want to start with upgrading your lighting fixtures. Especially if you have a small room that needs to look more spacious. A good lighting can make any room look and feel bigger. One excellent and versatile lighting fixtures that is popular

Preventive electrical maintenance is vital for a business or residence. Lack of or neglecting electrical maintenance is often directly related to failures that can cause unwanted downtime or even cause serious injury or death. The trouble is that most homeowners often overlook or bypass the regular or routine preventive maintenance procedures and techniques that can

Maintenance of your electric panel is necessary to ensure that your electric system is working smoothly and efficiently. Maintaining the electrical system in a home is a crucial part of home ownership that may sound difficult and time consuming to many people. However, it is not as difficult as one may think. The electric panel

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Electrical shock is very serious. It can make your entire skeleton glow in a brilliant flash of light, after which you slump to the floor with your hair smoking. Or maybe that’s just in the cartoons. In the real world, a good zap is a lot less cool, although it is theoretically possible for your

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