Installing new power outlets/switches: what you should know?

installation of power outlets

There are several reasons a person might want to install new power outlets or switches in their home or commercial building. In older homes, the number of outlets may be inadequate for today’s electrical needs, or they may be in inconvenient spots. Perhaps the house has undergone some renovations or rearranging and new switches and outlets just make sense. Another … 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