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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.

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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Necessary Electrical Upgrades for Any Home Built Prior to 1988

As your home ages, the electrical wiring becomes more of a safety hazard. While this is deterioration that happens over an extended period of time, it can still lead to some dangerous problems. If you have a home that is more than 30 years old, it’s a good idea to hire professional electrical contractors for […]