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Check Out These Cool Custom Home Wiring Ideas!

Posted by on Oct 12, 2018 in Electrical Services Blog

Check Out These Cool Custom Home Wiring Ideas!

Most of the time, homeowners think about electrical upgrades only as they affect other upgrades or to resolve an issue that is going on. However, it might surprise you that a few custom home wiring ideas could make your home more functional, enjoyable, and beautiful. Here are some cool ideas you might just want to incorporate either as part of a renovation or all on their own: Move bedroom light switches from near the doorway to either side of...

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DIY Smart Home Installation: Uncovering the Myth

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 in Electrical Services Blog

DIY Smart Home Installation: Uncovering the Myth

Lately, we’ve been getting callouts from a lot of clients who want help with smart home installation. Quite often, they try to do the installation themselves, have failed, and then call us to help them. It’s not their fault. Nearly every smart device you buy from retailers comes with the claim that you can install it yourself. We were pleased to see that popular business and tech reference websites like Forbes and The Next Web have picked up on the story behind DIY...

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Never DIY These Jobs! Get an Electrician

Posted by on Aug 6, 2018 in Electrical Services Blog

Never DIY These Jobs! Get an Electrician

There’s something very rewarding about completing a DIY project successfully, but there are some things you should never do yourself. Your home electrical work is one of them, and the reasons for choosing a qualified electrician are as compelling as they can get. When you do your own electrical work, you risk: Injury or death from electric shock Electrical fires Violating building codes Making matters worse and paying more to have them fixed What Electrical Jobs Can I Do...

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What Every Business Owner Needs to Know About Office Lighting and Productivity

Posted by on Jul 5, 2018 in Electrical Services Blog

What Every Business Owner Needs to Know About Office Lighting and Productivity

You already know that working in dim light is bad for your eyes, and you may have noticed that you tend to feel drowsier in dimly-lit spaces, but overly harsh light can be just as bad. What’s more, office lighting impacts directly on productivity. When the Reno Post Office improved its lighting design, the productivity of its mail-sorting personnel soared – and so did their accuracy. Figures showed that they became the most accurate sorting team in the Western part...

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Help! Do I Need Whole-House Rewiring?

Posted by on Jun 5, 2018 in Electrical Services Blog

Help! Do I Need Whole-House Rewiring?

As your home ages, you become aware of a slew of increasingly pressing maintenance needs. Some are easy to attend to immediately, while others can wait while you plan for them. But when it comes to electrical concerns, it’s best not to waste any time. You may have noticed a few symptoms that something’s the matter, and you’re wondering whether you need whole-house rewiring. Without an opportunity to physically inspect your house wiring, it would be difficult to say...

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Ambiance at the Flick of a Switch: What Restaurant Lighting Says About Your Business

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Electrical Services Blog

Ambiance at the Flick of a Switch: What Restaurant Lighting Says About Your Business

As a restauranteur, you know that apart from great food, ambiance is what attracts guests to your business. And when it comes to ambiance, restaurant lighting has a big role to play. In fact, the effect of lighting on the dining experience is so important that researchers have conducted scientific studies to figure out just what kinds of lighting design work well for the “feel-good factor.” Bright or Dim, Cool or Warm Fast food restaurants want their guests to experience “sensory...

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