The Basics of Electrical Rewiring

The idea of rewiring your entire home can be daunting; the expenses, the work and the hassle! Here we dive into the basic things you need to know before your home or business enters into an electrical wiring takeover. Possible implications of improper electrical wiring include blown fuses and circuit breakers that keep tripping, yellowing/browning around light switches and wall outlets, flickering or sparks from lights or outlets, static or minor shocking feeling from anything coming into contact with an...

5 Habits Every Homeowner Should Practice

Daily routines vary among people and families. It's plausible as humans, to become so busy that we forget to inspect household items and appliances to ensure the safety of its residents. In recent years, Texas has welcomed herds of new residents of all ages, genders, and lifestyles due to a good number of job opportunities and the affordable cost of living. Despite the countless daily routines Texans engage in, there are still 5 important habits every homeowner should conduct monthly...

Electrical Fires in Dallas

  News reports this summer share the stories of electrical fires and disasters throughout Dallas. The city faced damaged buildings, injuries and deaths from fires which started in a range of properties from homes and small businesses, to an airport which all appeared to be related to electrical hazards. Perhaps the most memorable of the incidences was a fire generated from an electrical short near family-owned business, Luna Tortilla Factory. According to witnesses, the once local favorite restaurant which had...