Most Common Mistakes With Electricians

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In the world of trades and construction, there are plenty of people offering their services. When it comes to updating or installing electrical work for your home or building, you need to be diligent when looking to hire. In a place like Vancouver, where tradespeople are often in high demand, there is plenty of room for low quality work and … Read More

EV Charging Station Installations

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This is an exciting time in the world of electric vehicles. Now more than ever, we are seeing more and more electric powered vehicles on the road. This is largely thanks to the recent advancements in electric vehicle technology that allows cars to travel further and faster on their batteries than ever before. As a result, there has been an … Read More

Most Dangerous Home Electrical Hazards

Home Electrical Hazards

We rely on electricity more than ever. From our phones to appliances – our life without electricity is practically unimaginable. While safety standards have improved over the years, that doesn’t mean that accidents can’t happen – electrical hazards do still exist. The good news is that once you recognize what the hazards are, you can take steps to eliminate them. … Read More

Electrical Panel Dos and Don’ts

Electrical Panel Dos and Don'ts

Every home owner should have basic knowledge about a few things — like when the house was built, when the roof was last repaired, and the ins and outs of their electrical panel. The electrical panel receives power from the municipal power supply and distributes electricity throughout the house. All the outlets (and the electronics and appliances that plug into … Read More

Why Do Electricians Charge Call-Out Fees?

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Like any profession, not all electricians are alike, and sometimes choosing what initially seems like the least expensive option can result in higher costs in the future. Many people who are unfamiliar with call-out fees may be reluctant to choose an electrical company that charges these fees, which is in some ways understandable when considering your options from a budgetary … Read More

Finding the Perfect Electrical Contractor

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When it comes to making repairs or upgrades to your home’s electrical system, it is often a task that is best left to the professionals. Unlike your average DIY project, working with electrical components requires a certain level of training and expertise in order to ensure that the task is completed properly according to up to date electrical codes and … Read More