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When to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel

Posted On: May 14, 2016

The electrical panel is an essential part of your home. It helps to safely provide electricity throughout your house in order to power your appliances and electronics. However, if you own an older house, then odds are your electrical panel might be getting up there in age as well. Older electric panels weren’t built to…

What Are the Most Energy Efficient Light Bulbs?

Posted On: April 22, 2016

The types of light bulbs that you choose for your home or business matters more than you think. Not only do different light bulbs vary in the quality of the light that they provide, but they have a big impact on your energy usage as well. More energy efficient light bulbs and lighting solutions not…

10 Home Wiring Problems

Posted On: March 25, 2016

Electrical wiring problems in the home can not only cause functional issues with your lighting or electronics, but can also be a real safety hazard as well. A wiring problem could cause an electric shock or could result in the outbreak of a fire if it’s not repaired as soon as it is discovered. 10…

Why Are My Lights Buzzing?

Posted On: March 15, 2016

Hearing your lights buzzing whenever you turn them on can be extremely irritating, whether it’s a loud buzzing or a low hum. Buzzing can occur no matter what type of lightbulbs you are using, whether you’ve got incandescent bulbs or LED bulbs. Buzzing can be caused by electrical shorts or loose fixtures. While you can…

Why Is My Outlet Sparking?

Posted On: February 24, 2016

When you plug an electrical appliance into one of your outlets, you may see a tiny spark. This can be normal since power is being suddenly diverted to your appliance. However, if you notice big and regular sparks coming from your outlet, then you have a serious problem. A big spark can end up damaging…

Best Kitchen Lights

Posted On: February 18, 2016

The kitchen area isn’t a space that gets a lot of love when it comes to interior design. Sure, homeowners put a lot of thought into the appliances and maybe the style of countertops and cabinets, but there’s more to the kitchen than just these elements. For example, the lighting. A good lighting scheme is…

Why Are My House Lights Flickering?

Posted On: January 29, 2016

House lights that flickers on and off, especially one that does so at a rapid pace, can be quite annoying. It’s also something that you won’t want to ignore. While it could mean that your light bulb simply needs to be replaced, it could also mean that there is a poor connection within your home’s…


Posted On: January 11, 2016

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Fixing Loose Plugs That Fall Out of Outlets

There’s never a good time for a plug to fall out of an electrical outlet. Whether it’s a cellphone charging overnight or an appliance you’re...