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When To Check Your Exit And Emergency Lights

One of these bulbs operates on 110 volts of building power. The second bulb comes on only when there is a power outage and low voltage that only operates on…

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Are Sparking Outlets Dangerous?

You have probably seen a small blue spark when you plug something in to an outlet. This is a harmless and normal event most of the time, but sparking outlets…

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7 Things You Should NOT Plug Into Your Power Strip

A power strip can be a convenient solution when you have a shortage of electrical outlets. However, most people don’t know that they are only designed to handle electronics that…

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Choosing The Right AC Unit for Your Home

Do you have a window AC unit to keep your home cool? You may be thinking if switching to a central AC system can lower your monthly electric bill. At…

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4 Reasons You Need Commercial Electrical Repair

If you’re a property owner you probably know that there are many things that can go wrong in a commercial property, even tiny issues can turn into big problems quickly….

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Basement Lighting Options

Is walking down your basement giving you chills down your spine? Your basement doesn’t have to look like it’s straight out of a horror movie. Choosing the right lighting options…

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5 Deck Lighting Installation Ideas

Having deck lighting and outdoor outlets installed in your yard can expand your open-air living chances all the way into the night while additionally improving your home’s resale value. As…

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5 Electrical Problems To Fix Before Your Selling Your Home

One of the problems that can determine whether a house sells or not, lies behind its walls. While the curb appeal is essential, it is very important to upgrade and…

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Understanding Electrical Wire Colors

In order to ensure the residents’, electricians’, and your appliance’s safety, it is important to understand electrical wire colors. The different colors indicate what that circuit’s purpose is. It is…

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Why A Bath Fan Is Good For Your Bathroom

Controlling the humidity in your home is imperative. When the humidity increases your home can start growing mold or it can even suffer from structural damage like warping and peeling…

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