Your Complete Guide To Outdoor Accent Lighting

Your Complete Guide To Outdoor Accent Lighting Perhaps you've passed a house with incredible accent lighting outside before. You were likely stunned by how impressive the light made the house look. When done right, accent lighting can completely transform the exterior of your home. It can highlight key areas that attract the eye and make the home look as though some white-collar architect or CEO owns it. How do you even get started with accent lighting? This article will help...

Why You Should Use A Surge Protector

Why You Should Use A Surge Protector It's no secret; society has become extremely dependent on technology. There seems to be a new gadget coming out every single day. However, with all of these advances comes a great deal of responsibility-- mainly as it concerns protecting these items. And that's because all it takes is one surge of power to do significant damage. Most people assume that plugging their devices and equipment into a power strip will protect against surges....

Energy Saving Tips for Summer

Energy Saving Tips for Summer Summertime is memorable for many things — family vacations, cookouts, fireworks--and sometimes, some massive electric bills. Keeping the home relaxed, comfortable, and well-lit during all those summer festivities can give the power bill a workout. So along with searching for great grilling recipes and fun beach getaways, smart consumers will also check on energy saving tips to reduce the cost of their summer fun. There are plenty of simple, low-cost steps that every homeowner can...

Service Project: 13 Days Living Without Power Until Community Came Together

On Wednesday, June 19, 2019 – ten days after a large storm that rolled through DFW, causing outages for days – David Goins of WFAA reported that Mr. Robert Crossland in southern Dallas was still without power. Robbie, an electrician on our team, saw Mr. Crossland's story on WFAA right after it was published and was moved to help. He immediately shared the story with our team member, Olivia, who leads our community relations. "I reached out to you because...

How to Prevent Power Surges During Summer Storms

Although the Dallas-Fort Worth area hasn’t experienced too many summer storms lately, when they have rolled in, they’ve been nasty. But since they’re so sporadic, we might not remember to take into account how dangerous and volatile they can really be. Storms have the power to wipe out our delicate and valuable electronics and appliances with one fell swoop. If we’re not prepared, the expensive devices we own can get fried and become completely useless before we know it. And...

What You Need To Know About Extension Cord Safety

Especially around the holidays, we all know how useful extension cords can be whether indoors or outdoors. But many avoid executing caution with extension cords, as well as are uninformed of the dangers and certain pitfalls of extension cords. We hope to address and inform those who are gearing up to use extension cords throughout the season. Outdoor Extension Cord Usage These types of extension cords of course are great for outdoor lights, outdoor entertainment centers and any cooking needs...

’Tis the Season for Electricity!!! | Mister Sparky Electrician Serving DFW

Lights…lights….and more lights! “Tis the Season to light up our houses, inside and out, with beautiful glistening lights! And, now is the time that we need to make sure to conserve some energy so that our electric bills don’t shock us come January. Here are 6 tips to save electricity this season: Turn your thermostat down when you’re having a party. The body heat will warm the room and you’ll save at the same time. When the Christmas tree is...

Home Electrical Inspection | Dallas/Fort Worth Electrician

How often do you need an electrician? If you're like most homeowners you probably don't think about it too much until you realize that your lights are flickering or you smell something burning near your electrical outlet. There are plenty of reasons to need an emergency electrician as a result of an issue. Mister Sparky can help give you a peace of mind as a homeowner by taking preventative measures to make sure your home is safe with an annual...

Quality & Affordable Electricians | Fort Worth, Texas

When you’re in need of an electrician you can trust, contact Mister Sparky Fort Worth. Our amazing electricians will get the job done at an affordable price. With no hidden fees and electricians that place a high value on integrity, you’ll need not look anywhere else. Mister Sparky Fort Worth is your one-stop-shop for all of your quality electrical needs. On top of our long list of electrical services, using Mister Sparky Fort Worth has its major perks. We make...

Emergency Electrician to the Rescue!!! | DFW Electrician

OH NO!!! The power went out? A power line fell in front of your home? Your heater or air conditioner won't work? Let Mister Sparky save the day!!! Mister Sparky serving the DFW area is the only electrician you need to call when you're facing an electrical emergency. Our licensed professionals will be anxious and ready to get the job done in a safe and efficient manner. Even though the electrical problem you may have may seem like a simple...