Surge Protector Safety
In the good ole days, we had things like butane or natural gas heaters that did not need any electricity to power them. Our phones were not plugged into an outlet but rather a phone line. Nowadays, everything is plugged in. The gas heaters need electricity to ignite the pilot…Read More >>
How To Choose the Correct Extension Cord
The holiday season is right around the corner – oh wait…. IT’S HERE! Most of us will soon be up on the roof, in the front yard, or inside the house putting up all of our festive decorations and making this Christmas a holly, jolly good time. Let’s be honest,…Read More >>
Common Electrical Problems in Older Homes
A home is considered many people’s “safe place.” Therefore, it is imperative that the systems within a household are truly safe and up to par. Electrical systems in a house can often have troubles that can be seen through high bills, damaged appliances, or lights that flicker. Whether this is…Read More >>
WHAT IS A GFCI OUTLET?
What is a GFCI Outlet? Standing for “ground fault circuit interrupter”, a GFCI is an extra safety measure to protect people from potential danger. GFCI are used in bathrooms, kitchens, unfinished basements and any place where the outlet may come in contact with water. The outlet has a mechanism that…Read More >>