5 Home Electrical Maintenance Tips for This Winter
Wintertime in the Northeast can be a trying time for homeowners who are unaware of the various home electrical system maintenance items they need to follow. Keeping up with these tasks can ensure your home is safe and functioning properly throughout the season. Here are a few things to keep in mind when it comes…Read More
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…Read More
Why Is My Electrical Panel Making A Buzzing Noise?
Do you hear a buzzing sound coming from inside your home electrical panel? If not resolved, it could be an indicator of a serious problem. The home electrical panel is what connects your home’s electrical system to external power. The electrician, opening this panel is a familiar sight. As a homeowner, you may know that…Read More
Avoid These Mistakes When Choosing an Electrical Contractor
As a homeowner, you know your home’s various systems, such as plumbing, heating, and cooling, as well as electrical systems, are all crucial. Home repairs and maintenance can quickly become pricey! So, some homeowners resort to hiring an unlicensed friend who knows how to install electrical wiring, to try and save some of their hard-earned…Read More
Electrical Spring Cleaning 2021
May is around the corner, and most of us have yet to complete our spring cleaning. We often associate this “cleaning” with housework, organizing, and a deep-clean, but it is also a perfect time to complete home repairs and maintenance projects. Apart from repairing minor leaks and squeaks, a complete home check for electrical issues…Read More
Prepare Your House Now For The 2020 Hurricane Season
As the saying goes, “Fortune favors the prepared” This also applies to homeowners who want to take steps now to prepare for the 2020 hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has said that it’s likely we’ll see “above-normal” activity this year. This is due to multiple factors in the current climate, which…Read More
Possible Causes of a Power Outage on a Sunny Day
Whether a tree gets blown down onto a power line or a lightning strike hits a transformer, we’ve all experienced a power outage during the middle of a severe thunderstorm or windstorm. But have you ever been sitting at home on a sunny day when the power suddenly goes out? It happens a lot more…Read More
Warning Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Electrical Wiring
Is it time to call in the pros for electrical repair in Trumbull, CT? Many property owners don’t recognize the warning signs that it’s time. With little knowledge of wiring and other electrical components, they simply assume all is well with their system—until it’s too late. To avoid electrical issues, power failures and potential fires,…Read More
Why Isn’t the Switch Working for Your Light Fixture?
By far one of the most important inventions of the last couple centuries is electricity. When humans were finally able to channel electric power to be used in commercial industries and residential settings alike, many aspects of life improved dramatically. Fast forward about 150 years and our society is incredibly dependent on electricity. Even though…Read More
What Is the Purpose of a Generator?
If you’ve ever been without electricity for an extended period of time, you may know how big of a disaster it can be. Waiting around for your power to come back on can make a few hours seem like a few days. This situation is only worsened when it’s freezing cold outside, and your heat…Read More