Grace Young, Author at Teague Electric
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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

Here at Teague Electric, our top priority is to protect the health of our clients, our employees and their loved ones. Considering recent events surrounding COVID-19 (coronavirus), we wanted to reach out to our clients and customers to reassure you that Teague Electric is closely monitoring the situation and will be responsive to adapt to […]

Pool Equipment Wiring: Is it Safe?

Today, you can find spas and pools in all shapes and sizes. Most of them require some type of electrical equipment to maintain the water quality, run the pumps, power the lights, and more. Each of these electrical installations must be done in accordance with the electrical code in your location. In most cases, they […]

The Benefits Offered by Smart Switches

You know what a light switch is. You have likely used these for most of your life. While this is true, you may be unclear regarding what smart switches are. If that’s the case, you are in the right place.

Electrical System Upgrade: What You Need to Know

As a generally accepted rule, there are two primary reasons you would need to upgrade your electrical system: If the system is unsafe If it’s not large enough for your current electrical demand In either situation, an electrical system upgrade is necessary for your immediate safety and the integrity of your entire electrical system. If […]

Hazards and Repair Methods for Knob-and-Tube Wiring

Knob-and-tube wiring, often referred to as just K&T, was a standard method used for electrical wiring for buildings. It was used often in North America starting in the 1880s and being eliminated for use with new building projects in the 1940s.

Select the Right Location for Your Motion Detection Lighting

It doesn’t matter if you live in an urban, suburban, or rural area, motion detection lighting offers a wide array of benefits. This lighting helps to ensure safety and security by shedding light on vehicles and people close to your home. The lights and fixtures are affordable, and in most cases, installation isn’t very difficult. […]

Tips to Find the Best New Thermostat for Your Home

Regardless of if it is hot or cold outside, you want to make sure the inside of your home remains comfortable. A great way to do this is by purchasing and installing a new, programmable thermostat. In fact, this is one of the best ways to increase comfort while reducing your overall utility costs by […]

Just the Facts: Common Myths About Electricity Debunked

There’s no doubt that electricity is a crucial part of everyone’s day to day life. The reliance on this technology is so ingrained in today’s world that most people don’t give it a second thought. They flip a switch or turn a button and just expect lights to come on, appliances to work, and electronics […]

How to Make the Most of Your Ceiling Fans this Summer

There’s no question that the summer months can be brutal. In addition to being hot outside, you have to deal with rising costs to keep the interior of your home cool. A great way to remain cool this summer, while saving money, is to make the most of your ceiling fans.