How to Avoid Overloaded Circuits With Christmas Lights

Tips to Avoid Overloading Circuits This Christmas The holiday season can be a special time. It’s always nice to see decorations, and perhaps you want to join in on the fun. When you’re decorating for Christmas, it’s easy to get carried away. However, this can lead to overloaded circuits, which can be a safety hazard. […]

Why Routine Electrical Maintenance is Crucial for Office Buildings

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Electrical faults can damage property and cause injury or death in extreme cases. The efficiency of electrical systems in commercial buildings is even more critical. Here are the top reasons your workplace requires routine electrical maintenance. Unearth Electrical Faults Before They Cause Damage Electrical circuits are among the most complex systems developed by man. Numerous […]

Why You Need Whole-home Surge Protection

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Did you know that your household power strips usually offer only low-level surge protection? This means that they aren’t effective when a high surge occurs. Whole-house surge protectors effectively manage both kinds of surges. That’s what makes them the preferred method for protecting modern homes and their contents from damage. Two Types of Whole-home Surge […]

How to Safely Use Electricity

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Modern homes would not be able to function without electricity, but electricity is dangerous if it is not installed or used the right way. Fortunately, there are several simple things you and the members of your household can do to make sure that your electrical system is handled safely. Use the Right Wattage Though it […]

This Is What It Takes to Be an Electrician

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Living in Boise, ID gives you a chance to enjoy the outdoors all year long. You can also visit places like the Boise Art Museum. If you live here, you might be thinking about a career as an electrician. Electricians are in high demand. As skilled electricians, we know how to help our clients with […]

Why You Need to Upgrade the Electrical System in an Older Home

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Boise, ID contains a large assortment of older homes. The north end of the city contains some of its oldest homes. Among these are 1950s-style bungalows and Queen Anne cottages. The east end of Boise sports an assortment of Stick-styled homes and Foursquare and Craftsman bungalows. Cape Cod and Colonial homes are also sprinkled throughout […]

Use Security Lighting to Keep Your Home Completely Safe

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Residents of Boise have the opportunity to appreciate the pleasures of big city living and easy access to the great outdoors at the same time. Hiking along the Boise River Greenbelt is fun and so is a visit to the world class Boise Art Museum. Making sure your home is secure at all times with […]

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 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 […]