How to Avoid Electrical Fires

With the vast amount of electricity that the average American pumps through their home all day, every day, it’s no surprise that we’re at a greater risk for electrical fires than the generations before. Most homes simply weren’t built with this type of electrical load in mind. And since the amount of electricity we use doesn’t look like it’s going to slow down any time soon, we need to be aware of how likely an electrical fire could be in … Read More

3 Easy Ways to Remove the Threat of Electric Shock From Your Home

Ah, summer. The sun is burning bright, sizzling our woefully under-prepared skin with yet another sunburn, the kids are out of school (or almost there), and the pool is getting more use than it has over the last half a year combined. It’s truly one of the best times of the year, and it offers plenty of opportunity for the whole family to have fun together. However, just because the end of May unofficially marks the season of fun and … Read More

When Is It Time to Have Your Home Re-wired?

Over the course of a home’s lifetime, components need to be replaced. That’s not news, because you’ve had to swap out plenty of things with newer, better versions that offer a greater level of practicality and comfort for you and your family. As a home ages, who knows just how many things will need replacing? But while swapping out appliances and smaller pieces of equipment are the norm, did you know you might need to replace the wiring in your … Read More