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Building a New Custom Home? Electrical Information to Discuss

When you start to build a custom home, you want to put a lot of thought into the electrical components that you have installed at the time of the build. Investing in the right materials can be rewarding over time. You can sit down with an electrical contractor to talk about the latest fixtures that […]

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Planning A Kitchen Renovation? Reasons To Consider Adding Some Recessed Lights

Since the kitchen is usually the central destination where everybody gathers, you want to be sure that it’s organized, open, and accessible. These things can easily be aided by adding the right lighting. In fact, you might even want to talk with your electrician about recessed lighting in the kitchen area. Before you make the […]

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Dealing with Corroded Copper Wires

Although water and the electrical wires in your home should never cross paths, it happens. Water splashed from a tub, a flood, or a leak in your roofing can introduce water into your home. If that water finds its way to an electrical wire, this will not necessarily cause a short, but it will cause […]

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Two Common Residential Electrical Questions Answered

Electrical issues can be a common problem that homeowners will have to address at some point over the time that they own their houses. Sadly, it can be a common situation for a homeowner to have a limited understanding about these routine threats. To help these homeowners avoid some of the more common issues that […]

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3 Tips to Prevent Electrical Shocks in a Home

Getting an electrical shock is very painful, and in extreme situations, it can even be fatal. Thankfully, there are some simple tips that can help you avoid electrical shocks in a home. Use Outlet Covers Every outlet should have a cover on it that protects the wiring from being exposed. With the end of the […]

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How To Replace A Ceiling Fan Light Bulb Socket

If you have a bulb that isn’t working in your ceiling fan, it could be because of a bad socket. You shouldn’t delay replacing burned bulb sockets because they pose a fire hazard. However, you don’t have to replace the whole light fixture. Here are some tips to replace ceiling fan light bulb sockets.  Prepare […]

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Call An Electrician When You Run Into These Three Household Problems

When you’re a homeowner, it’s important to be able to quickly diagnose electrical problems and schedule a visit from an electrician as soon as possible. Although many electrical issues aren’t dangerous, many can carry the risk of a shock or even a fire. Generally, your home’s electrical system isn’t something you should attempt to work […]

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Troubleshooting A Malfunctioning Electric Oven

Electric ovens typically provide steady heat, which is ideal for baking and cooking. These appliances usually have a large coil at the bottom of the oven compartment that radiates heat upwards into the oven compartment, helping provide even heat and a dry environment that can make your cakes and cookies crisp up and turn into an […]

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Tips For Keeping You And Your Family Warm And Toasty This Winter

Winter is almost here and also the cold temperatures come along with it. Just because it is cold outside, however, does not mean you and your family cannot stay warm and toasty inside your home. The five tips below will ensure all of you stay warm. Radiant Floor Heating If you install radiant floor heating […]

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What To Do If Your Electrical Outlet Starts Smoking

If you see smoke or even fire coming out of your electrical outlet, you need to react quickly and you need to react smartly. Here is what you need to do if you ever see smoke or fire coming out of an electrical outlet. Get Your Family Outside Even if it just seems like a small […]

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