Should I Replace My Electrical Panel? How to Tell

Should you replace your electrical panel? This isn’t something that comes up to most homeowners minds unless they’re having an electrical problem that affects day-to-day activities. But it’s always better to prevent problems before they start. Electrical Panels 101 As you’re probably aware, the electrical panel is also known as a switch box, and is…

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How Your Electrician Can Help You Save Money

It’s no secret that electricity is one of our most used utilities. And while electricity brings us some comfortable living, it can be expensive. Here are eight ways your electrician can help you save money: 1. Energy-efficient light bulbs: Electricians can install LED or CFL blubs throughout your building. Not only do these bulbs use…

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How To Choose The Best Lightbulbs

You’ve found your perfect fixture to transform your room’s ambiance but did you choose the perfect lightbulb? There are four popular lightbulbs that come in various colors and shapes. Here’s how to choose the best lightbulbs for your needs. Think about your location. The four most popular types of lightbulbs are incandescent, compact fluorescent (CFL),…

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7 Little Ways to Make Your Home Feel More Luxurious

Whoever said you couldn’t have nice things neglected to think about a luxe feel often revolves around small aesthetic and quality of life changes. Here are seven little ways to make your home feel more luxurious when you don’t have a luxury-level bank account. Towel Warmers Ever feel like you’re freezing after a cold shower?…

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Whole House Generator vs Solar Power

During the mid-20th century, solar power was all the rage. Cars, homes, towns, it could all be powered by the ever-present sun! While an exciting concept, reality turned out much different. While a good option for some, the disadvantages of solar have made it a relatively lesser used energy source. While energy independence is an…

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What About Used Whole Home Generators?

While some people scoff at buying used goods, there is a reason why garage sales, thrift shops, and auction websites have never gone out of style. When choosing a potentially life-saving piece of equipment like a whole home generator, however, should you outright dismiss the idea of buying used? Consider some informed reasons why it…

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What Size Home Generator Should You Buy?

When determining the size of your whole home electric generator, there is a common misconception that the size of your home relates to the size of your generator. ‘A large house or business will require a more robust generator.’ However, if its purpose is to supply power, size alone is not necessarily the best deciding…

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4 Reasons To Choose a Generac Home Generator

The search for a practical, cost-efficient, and quality standby generator can be frustrating. New England Electrical Contracting is a certified Generac dealer, but what sets us apart over another generator installation company? With the number of options available, why would you choose one of our Generac brand generators? Consider four major reasons why we guarantee…

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