4 Signs of a Faulty Plug-in that Must not be Ignored

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You’re constantly plugging and unplugging lamps, small appliances, and other electronic devices. Despite their constant use, most people never give their electrical outlets a second thought. That doesn’t mean you should ignore the warning signs that something is going wrong. Here are four telltale signs that could indicate a faulty plug-in. Burned or Overheating Outlets […]

4 Benefits of a Whole House Surge Protector

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The storms in Boise, ID are known to be harsh and extreme during the colder seasons, which always increases the risk of power outages. For many residents in the local area, it’s inconvenient to lose power any time of the day. If you want to prepare for storm season, there are a few benefits of […]

4 Electrical Mistakes That Will Ruin Appliances

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Most of your appliances run off of your home’s electricity. You probably assume that your electrical appliances will run properly until it’s too late. Many times, the appliance issue occurred due to user error. Learn the top four electrical mistakes that will ruin appliances before you have to call for electrical services in Boise, ID. […]

5 Ways Springtime Electrical Maintenance Saves You Money

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Electricity affects nearly every activity you do in your Boise, ID home. It’s next to impossible to work from home, cook, clean, or engage in your favorite leisure activities without electricity. The best way to ensure that your house’s electrical system is working properly is to schedule springtime electrical maintenance with our licensed electricians. Let’s […]

What to Do During a Blackout in Boise, ID

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Power outages often occur during and after storms. The storms that sweep through Boise, ID in the spring and summer can knock down utility poles and leave you without power for hours or even days. While you might feel tempted to find a hotel with power, this isn’t always possible. That is why it’s important […]

Choose the Right Generator for Your Family and Living Space

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Because of natural and man-made disasters, it’s impossible to predict what will happen next. That’s why the likelihood of a power outage is high. Installing a whole-home standby generator can help you maintain control over your home’s electrical system. However, all generators won’t serve your specific purpose during a blackout. To determine which generator is […]

Reasons You Should Hire Professionals for Your Remodeling Project This Spring

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Living in Boise, ID comes with gorgeous scenery, art deco buildings, and access to the beautiful Boise River Greenbelt. After a long winter of planning your remodeling project, spring is the perfect time to implement it. You may be tempted to do the work yourself, but you should consider leaving it to knowledgeable specialists. Here […]

Is It Time to Replace Your Home’s Wiring?

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Electrical wiring plays a crucial role today, so make sure the wires and cables in your home aren’t outdated. Can you imagine how tedious your life would be if you didn’t have electrical devices that reduce your workload? Unfortunately, there’s more at stake than your favorite conveniences at home. Around 45,000 fires occur in American […]

Why Upgrading Your Home’s Electrical Panel Is Worthwhile

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The electrical panel in your home is where all the electricity goes as it enters the house. Sublime Electric has seen a ton of old panels while working on homes around Boise. Not only are they less efficient, but they’re also less reliable. Upgrading your panel could help you save on electricity and reduce blown […]