Electricity powers our homes. In particular, during the spring and summer months, as the heat rises, our homes require more electricity to cool them down. However, electricity is dangerous and accounts for many home injuries, so some electrical tips to keep your family safe are...

Definition of Federal Pacific Electrical Panels or Breaker Boxes Federal Pacific Electrical panels are a type of electrical pane that were manufactured by the Federal Pacific Electrical Company. They were installed in millions of American homes between the 1950s and the 1980s. A Federal Pacific Electrical...

Why is AFCI information important? Although not sexy, arc fault circuit interrupters (or AFCIs) help prevent electrical fires and should be installed in your home! Why? According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), there are roughly 45,000 home fires every year due to some type of electrical...

How will you protect your family from a home fire? Do you know the standard home fire prevention tips? According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), home fires were reported roughly every 90 seconds a few years ago, which means understanding how to prevent and...

Over the years, we have performed thousands of calls for homeowners like yourself repairing outlets that don’t work. Electrical issues can be very dangerous for the obvious reasons; all of which boil down to safety. If you have a leak - you call a plumber to...

In 1971, the National Electrical Code added an important requirement that would save thousands of lives and help reduce the amount of home electrocutions by 50%. What was the key addition? Ground fault circuit interrupters (or GFCI) are inexpensive electrical devices designed to protect people...

The greater Atlanta area knows hazy, hot and humid. During the spring and summer, the weather can become unbearable throughout many neighborhoods. The excessive heat can really drive up energy costs during the summer. To help, here are some power savings tips to implement now...

Are you tired of hearing about the Internet of Things? How about the connected home? Or smart stuff? If you are curious about how technology may help you manage your home, but simply don’t have the time to read up on all of the new technologies, then...

51 Tips and Quotes on Finding Local Electricians and Evaluating Professionals to Hire the Best Most homeowners will, at some point, find themselves in need of a qualified electrician. Whether you’re remodeling your home, building a new home, or rewiring outdated wiring in an older home,...

Homeownership is one of the traditional American dreams. Our homes provide shelter to protect our families, but much more. Our homes become part of our fabric. Homes are the foundation of many great memories over the year. But homes are not a cakewalk. Homes require work to...