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residential electrical panel, preventing electrical shock

Helpful Tips to Maintain Your Generator

There is no question that electric generators can be quite handy, especially if you have to go several hours – or longer – without any power. However, it is necessary to ensure this piece of equipment is maintained regularly so it will continue working properly when it is needed. Some tips that will help you maintain your generator throughout the year, to ensure it is ready and able to work as needed, can be found here. Continue reading

residential electrical panel, preventing electrical shock

Top Four Home Electrical Mistakes To Avoid

If you are working with electricity, it is best to have some experience. The fact is, electricity can be fickle and one wrong move may land you in the emergency room. When it comes to electricity, there isn’t much room for errors and if a mistake isn’t fixed, it can lead to serious damage, such as electrical shock, fires or shorts. Getting to know some of the most common mistakes made when working with electricity can help you know what to avoid. Continue reading

How to Protect Your Home While On Vacation

How to Protect Your Home While On Vacation

Your suitcase is ready to go, your pets are in the loving embrace of your neighbors, and you have all the sunscreen you could need – you’re all ready for vacation. Unfortunately, there are far too many people who focus on everything they are going to do while away from home, rather than thinking about how they can safeguard their home while they are away. Burglars know when you go on vacation. They know what to look for and small, seemingly insignificant indications that no one is home. This may lead to your home being broken into while you are away. Continue reading

Tips to Help Keep Your Kids Safe around Electricity

Tips to Help Keep Your Kids Safe around Electricity

If you are like most people, you use electricity for many tasks throughout the day. You likely don’t give much thought to using an appliance or turning on a light. Your kids also use electricity daily, from playing on a gaming system to tapping away at their tablets. In fact, electricity has become such a mundane part of day to day life that many people have forgotten how important electrical safety at home is. You have to teach your kids how to use electricity safely to ensure they aren’t in danger. Continue reading