Recent Electrical Articles

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How Smart Home Systems Help with Aging in Place

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 30, 2015

Smart homes are the wave of the future. Many fans of home automation are enamored of the technology behind these systems, which allow us to program our vast array of electronic household...

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21st-Century Reasons to Update Your Electrical System

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 03, 2015

Well, all you millennials, Gen-Xers, and baby boomers, we are now firmly ensconced in the 21st century. The first decade and a half of the new millennium has seen a great deal of change,...


8 Ingenious Repurposes for Old Electric Fixtures

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 25, 2015

Saving electricity is a hot topic these days. It's a great way of conserving precious energy and minimizing your carbon footprint. Another eco-friendly practice is repurposing, which...

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Troubleshoot a Ceiling Fan Malfunction

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 11, 2015

A ceiling fan is a pleasure when the weather starts warming up. It stirs the air and creates a delightful breeze. The fact that a fan is much less expensive to run than your home air...

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Plan for your Home Addition/Remodel Electrical Needs

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 30, 2015

Are you considering remodeling work or even an addition to your home? That's great -- we hope you enjoy the results! Just remember that a successful remodel demands thoughtful advance...