The Benefits of Smart Lighting in the Home

Home lighting can be the design feature in your home to make it more functional an enjoyable. However, in the past, there weren’t as many options as there are now. Additionally, Smart lighting can be controlled using various smartphones, tablets and even desktop computers. The best feature smart homes and smart lighting systems provide is …

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Pool & Hot Tub Electrical Safety

As you know, water and electricity don’t mix. That’s why electrical safety is so important when dealing with swimming pools & hot tubs. Pools and spas come in every shape and size, and most require some electrical equipment to maintain water quality, power lights, run pumps, etc. These electrical installations must be done according to the electrical …

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Electrical Panel Potential Problems

Electrical wires are designed to carry certain amounts of electricity.  The larger the wire, the more current it can carry.  If a wire gets too much current flowing through it, it can overheat and cause a fire.  Breakers and fuses limit the amount of current an electrical wire must handle.  When the amount of current …

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It’s Almost Spring and Time to Consider Installing Outside Lights!

Outdoor lights improve safety A dark property poses several safety risks for you, your family and visitors. When walkways and stairs are not lit properly, it’s hard to see where you’re going and spot any obstacles in your path. Falls can occur, which can be severe. Another benefit of exterior lighting, besides aesthetic qualities, are …

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Is A Light Switch in Your Home Warm?

You may notice that, after leaving your light switch on for a few minutes, the switch feels warm or even hot to the touch when you go to turn it off. This could be a potential fire hazard. No matter what kind of switch you’re using, heat coming off the switch is a sign that …

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ELECTRICAL PANEL TUNE-UP

You should schedule a panel tune-up if you have had water leaks in the vicinity of your panel. Or if you think there may be improper wiring or your panel is being under powered or crowded. Tripping and blowing fuses, or a poorly manufactured panel are other reasons to call us. These are all potentially …

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WHAT TO DO IF ELECTRICAL PROBLEMS PERSIST

  If electrical problems are ongoing around your home, you should consider contacting a certified and licensed electrician. Safety around the home is important, so don’t leave anything to change. Call us to help diagnose any problems with your home electricity for peace of mind and safety assurance. CARMEL & Surrounding Area: 317-708-7000 OR CROWN …

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ARE YOUR LIGHT BULBS BURNING OUT TOO OFTEN?

There are a number of reasons your lights can be burning out too often: Wattage is too high Insulation is too close to the light Bad wiring on the circuit Bad wiring on the mains On a dimmer switch, too much total wattage on one switch If flickering there is probably a poor connection on …

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SECURITY LIGHTING

There are many ways how you can increase the safety of your home. Some of the most common of the methods such as proper locks and high-quality alarm systems are probably already known to you. However another feature you should certainly consider is the illumination of your house since the environmental design is known to play a …

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