Electrical Safety For Holiday Lighting

29 December 2016
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The holidays are a great time to show off your home with lighting displays. But keeping these lighting arrangements safe is an important part of the activity. Here are some things to be aware of when you're planning and installing a lighting display. Get an Electrical Checkup First, if you haven't had electrical services in to inspect your home for a while, it can be a great idea to have this happen before you begin to add a lot of power demands onto your home. Read More 

A Guide To Basic Troubleshooting Options For Your Electric Baseboard Heaters

28 December 2016
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Anyone who has ever walked across a tile or hardwood floor first thing in the morning, when the baseboard heaters are not doing their job, knows how much that deficit can matter. If you had to deal with it today and would love to avoid doing so tomorrow, it is a good idea to know some common issues that could be causing the problem. As a result, it will behoove you to be aware of the information provided below. Read More 

4 Tips For Avoiding Dangerous Short Circuits

20 December 2016
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Short circuits are one of the most common reasons for a house fire. For this reason, it's important to know what you can do to avoid them. Here are four tips for doing this: Avoid Multiple Plug Sockets: If you can, try to avoid multiple plug sockets. When there are multiple appliances plugged into a multiple plug socket that are all running at the same time, it can cause a short circuit because of overheating. Read More 

About Hiring An Electrician To Install A Light Fixture

19 December 2016
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Did your attempt at installing a new light fixture end up in a disaster? No matter what caused the project to be a failure, it is smart to hire an electrician to handle the task rather than trying again on your own. There are many things that should be considered when working on a project that involves electricity. In this article, you will find out about a few of the things that make hiring an electrician, like JF Electrical Contractors, Inc, a wise thing to do. Read More 

Four Things You May Have To Replace In An Older Home When You Are Flipping It

17 December 2016
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When you purchase an old house that you want to renovate and resell, there are a lot of things that may need to be updated in order to make the home easy to sell. There are many times when older homes can be sold in as-is condition. That means that you buy them in the condition that they are currently in, regardless of how out of code the home may be. Read More