electrician Tag

Alright lets talk short that's Electrical shorts  We as Electricians make allot of jokes about them but really they are one of most annoying and hard to find problems Lets talk about a few different shorts and what you will want to look for when they occur 1st...

Did you know that the manufacturer recommends that the smoke detector be changed every 10 years and the batteries every 6 months?  If your home was built before 2009 then you should look into changing out all of your smoke detectors. Disclaimer:   This is meant...

Powers Out  When to call an Electrician or to call Your Power Company  Generaly there are 3 types of power outages for the most part a Parcel Outage, Brown out, and or Full Power loss. Parcel outage / Half Power - This is when you loose half your power...

Lets have some fun! Here are some jokes to enjoy! What kind of car do electricians drive? volts - wagons! Electricians never die - they just lose "contact" What do you get when you step on an electric fence? A pair of shocks! My tight-fisted neighbor doesn't want to pay for...

This is a 5 part Series covering the procedure for considering a rewire of an older home and the steps we take to rewire a home. We have also answered a few common questions.  Take a look at our other blogs. 4 The next step...

This is a 5 part Series covering the procedure for considering a rewire of an older home and the steps we take to rewire a home. We have also answered a few common questions. 3 To even start the process you need to think of...

  This is a 5 part Series covering the procedure for considering a rewire of an older home and the steps we take to rewire a home. We have also answered a few common questions. Part 2 When a meter Base is replaced we start with the...

Well I came across another burnt up wire today.  This was to a dryer it appears durning construction the electrician didn't tighten the terminal down enough and over time it became loose.   When this happens corrosion will build up and over time this will...

I was recently at a Customers home as we where headed through to look at anther project I noticed his kitchen lighting it was a little bit different. He had installed a set of offset metal wall art hanging under the existing fixture now in this...

Here's the before and after photos of a panel we just completed: Notice how much cleaner it looks, and safer this is. All of our work is inspected and approved by local jurisdiction. This Home had a short in the meter they were dropping one of the...