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Just the Facts: Common Myths About Electricity Debunked

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 […]

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How to Make the Most of Your Ceiling Fans this Summer

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.

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Electrical Outlet Upgrades: Types and Benefits

Electrical Outlet Upgrades: Types and Benefits

Does your home need electrical outlet upgrades? Do you know? If not, it may be wise to ask a professional. However, it may also be enough just for you to see what types of upgrades are possible. When you know what options you have, you can make the best decision regarding if these are needed […]

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Doorbell Dilemma: Common Reasons Your Doorbell Isn’t Working

Doorbell Dilemma: Common Reasons Your Doorbell Isn’t Working

Modern doorbells are designed to last for years. However, just like any other electrical devices, they are eventually going to malfunction. This could result in your doorbell not working at all, making strange noises when it is pressed, or ringing continuously. In most cases, doorbell dilemmas are going to be an easy fix.

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Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Home’s Outlets

Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Home’s Outlets

Are the outlets in your home discolored and dingy? Are they unable to hold a plug? If so, it may be time to invest in replacements.

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USB Outlets: Learn How to Install these Innovative Outlets in Your Home

USB Outlets: Learn How to Install these Innovative Outlets in Your Home

Modern homes are built with multiple receptacles to ensure you can conveniently power your appliances. Unfortunately, few are designed to easily accommodate the needs of multiple chargers. As a result, you may find yourself performing a juggling act each day trying to recharge all your devices.

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Tips for Preventing Electrical Shock

Tips for Preventing Electrical Shock

According to information from the Electrical Safety Foundation International, over 30,000 mon-fatal shock accidents occur each year. Believe it or not, electrical shock is actually easy to prevent if you know what to avoid and what to look for. With a bit of safety training and basic knowledge, you can find and prevent possible electric […]

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Tips for Protecting Your Family with High Quality Lighting

Tips for Protecting Your Family with High Quality Lighting

Did you know that the lights in and around your home play a huge role in keeping your family safe? Believe it or not, the lighting you have in place (or lack thereof) can affect your security, safety and overall well-being. Keep reading to learn how high-quality lighting options can help to improve your home’s […]

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Is it Time for an Electrical Panel Upgrade? These Signs Say Yes

Is it Time for an Electrical Panel Upgrade? These Signs Say Yes

Most homeowners don’t think about upgrading or even investing in repairs for their electrical panel on a regular basis. Unfortunately, many people aren’t aware of the signs of a problem, which puts themselves, their family and their home at risk.

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When is it Time to Replace Your Home’s Fire Alarm?

When is it Time to Replace Your Home’s Fire Alarm?

According to information provided by the National Fire Protection Association, the smoke alarms installed in homes across the country were only effective and only went off in about 53 percent of all the home fires that were reported in the U.S. between the years of 2009 and 2013. On the other hand, approximately 59 percent […]

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