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23
May

How To Maintain Your Humidifier

Humidifiers provide many functions, aside from just maintaining a proper humidity level in your home. They can help your HVAC system run more smoothly, reduce allergens in the air during allergy season, and reduce moisture to prevent mold from forming in certain areas of your home. While they are very effective, you also need to […]

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19
May

3 Types Of Heating Systems For Your Home

If you are looking to upgrade the heating system in your home, there are a variety of options to choose from. Here are three types of heating systems that will work effectively. 1. Radiant Heat The first type of heating system to consider installing in your home is a radiant heating system. There are a […]

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18
May

4 Power Tools You Need For Electrical Work

If you are going to try your hand at electrical projects around the home, the first thing you need to do is acquire the right tools. Several of the tools needed are power tools. Here are some power tools to have in your home for when electrical work needs to be done. 1. Power Drills […]

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14
May

Installing A Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) Outlet In Your Bathroom

If you live in an older home, your bathroom outlets may be the standard 3-prong electrical outlet. Since the early 1970s, national building codes have required that the outlets in or near an area where there is water be the ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) type. This outlet prevents a person from being shocked should […]

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12
May

Keep It Cool: 3 Reasons To Install A Ceiling Fan

When many people think of ways to cool their home down, a new air conditioning unit is the first thing that comes to mind. However, a ceiling fan can mildly improve the temperature in your home without the expense of a new air conditioning. Here are three great reasons to consider a new ceiling fan. […]

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11
May

How Electricians Serve Electrical Companies

Electricians have many different jobs and serve in multiple capacities in our communities. Electrical companies hire electricians not just because they understand how electricity works or because they can install electrical systems. Electricians serve electrical companies in many other ways, too. If you are considering a change in your career or are just curious as […]

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04
May

Two Ways You Can Wire Your Outlying Buildings For Electricity

Having a detached garage, studio or barn without electricity can be a royal pain. Trying to work in the dark in the barn or drive your car into a dark garage where you have to manually open and shut the garage door gets old really fast. If you want to wire any of your outlying […]

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29
Apr

An Electrician Can Help You Prepare For New Tenants

Whether you’re cleaning up after the previous tenant or bringing an old property up to code, there are a lot of construction challenges that simply can’t be done without the help of a professional. Light fixtures, electrical sockets and wiring may create comfort complaints and safety nightmares if you don’t inspect the electrical layout thoroughly. […]

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29
Apr

3 Safe Practices To Avoid Fire Hazards During A Power Problem

The electricity that you have powering your home may be considered a modern commodity, but when there is a problem and the power goes out, it can feel like a desperate situation. The desperation that comes from being without power can lead you to do a lot of things to rectify the situation. Unfortunately, power […]

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29
Apr

3 Electrical Jobs You Should Leave To A Professional

With budgets tighter than ever, many homeowners are attempting to make home repairs instead of calling a professional. However, electrical work is one job you should not attempt on your own. After all, the work can be dangerous and put your home at additional risk for a fire. According to the US Fire Administration, over […]

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