OUTDOOR SECURITY LIGHTING

Home security lighting will enhance your sense of safety when spending outdoors. Your well-lit home will provide security by discouraging trespassers and is less likely to be broken into. Residents that use outdoor lighting as part of their security plan significantly decrease their chances of being burglarized. Here are some general guidelines we suggest you …

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Kitchen Remodel?

One of the most common complaints from homeowners about their old kitchens is the lack of electrical outlets. Having an outlet installed every 4 feet would be best. Remember, however, that each circuit can handle a maximum of eight receptacles. Adding three or four outlets to the overall electrical layout could require running an additional …

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Problems with an Electrical Junction Box

Failing to install a junction box is perhaps the biggest mistake homeowners make. A junction box can be also called an electrical box or connection box. These inexpensive devices protect electrical connections while containing sparks or heat should a short circuit occur. Installing a plastic or steel junction box adds a step when you are …

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Safeguard Your Home with Surge Protection

How important is your home’s appliances & electronic equipment? The money you can save with surge protection may be more than you think. What Causes Power Surges? You may have thought of a thunderstorm first and you would not be wrong. Storms are responsible for lots of horror stories about home fires and property loss. …

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Springtime Electrical Projects

Welcome Spring! It’s finally here in Indiana! This is a great time to get all kinds of project done around your home. Here are some electrical projects that you may want us to accomplish. Upgrade Your Outdoor Lighting Strategically placed lighting can make a world of difference and turn your backyard into an oasis! Light …

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These Electrical Safety Tips Could Save Your Life

Most of us take electricity for granted, fully expecting that the outlets, wiring, extension cords, and power strips in our homes will operate safely and reliably. But electricity can be dangerous when improperly handled, so it’s important to understand how it works before starting a new DIY project. Accidental exposure to electricity can have serious …

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What is Home Automation?

It is the way devices and appliances can be networked together to provide us with seamless control over all aspects of your home and more. Home automation has been around for many decades in terms of lighting and simple appliance control. Recently technology caught up with the idea of the interconnected world at the touch …

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How To Determine The Size Of Your Main Electrical Service

Source: thespruce.com | Re-Post 2/25/2019 – The main electrical service delivered to your house from the electrical utility company has a total available capacity, measured in amps, or amperes. Most homes have an electrical service of between 100 to 200 amps. Amps is a measurement of the volume of electricity flowing through wires, and this …

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