Is Your Chicago Home Electrical System Safely Grounded?

Category: Electrical Tips

What is electrical grounding, anyway? Grounding adds a safety factor for your family and your electronics. Here’s how it works. Electricity travels the path of least resistance. If an appliance like a toaster breaks, electricity can flow on the metal outside of the toaster. Touching it could result in a serious shock, causing injury or […]

Get LED Light Bulbs For the Best Lighting For Your Chicago Home

Category: Lighting

LED lighting is the buzz word right now with everyone trying to get a clue on why the need to make the switch to this form of lighting. Before you dismiss this as just another green campaign, you need to see all the benefits provided by such light bulbs and understand how they work. This […]

Time for an Electrical Upgrade On Your Chicago Home?

Category: Electrical Tips

There are many ways to improve your home that will add value, convenience, and a new look. If you are considering upgrading your home, then one area you should consider is the electrical wiring of your house. There are many ways that you can have an electrical upgrade performed on your home. You may be […]

Some Great Benefits of Chicago Solar Deck Lights

There are some fantastic rewards to using solar lights that make them your best option for your Chicago lighting effects. One of the terrific benefits of using solar deck lights for your outdoor lighting is that you will be able to lower your power costs. Solar lights work with free energy from the sunshine as […]

How To Save The Planet Without Breaking A Sweat

Category: Electrical Tips

Global warming is a major concern today.  But what can you do?  Buying some compact fluorescent light bulbs doesn’t seem like much and buying a hybrid automobile is pretty expensive.  There are things you can do that are affordable, save money, and reduce your impact on the environment.  Environmental responsibility does not always mean sacrifice.  […]

Power Surge Protection – Do You Need It?

Category: Power Surge

How many of us have waited until our computer, television, or other electrical apparatus was zapped by a rogue current and it resulted in replacement or repair due to an electrical surge? If you were like many, you probably have a personal story to share with an audience that involved having just purchased a new […]

Landscape Lighting Tips To Improve The Look Of Your Home

If you have spent the time, effort and money to landscape your yard you might as well enjoy the beauty of it both at night and during the day. Using the right type and amount of outdoor lighting can help highlight particular features of your yard at night. The fun part about it is that […]

What’s The Deal With Light Switch Installation?

Category: Electrical Tips

There are many times when a homeowner wishes to change the location of a light switch or install a brand new switch in a renovated room. Unfortunately, the process can be difficult for beginners and requires dealing with electrical wiring. It’s usually best to consult a residential electrician before cutting into the drywall and handling […]

Illuminating the House Exterior With Outdoor Lighting

Having outdoor lighting is seen to offer plenty of benefits for the homeowners. Most of the people will install exterior lighting fixture, specially in poor lighted sections of the property in order to heighten security measures against theft. But many makers have now improved the designs of these fixtures to make them more than just […]

LED Lights – Businesses Save By Going Green

Category: Electrical Tips

Only five years ago LED lighting was about fancy colours and novel applications. Do you remember the glowing wash-basins and bath-tubs that, it was predicted, were for the home of the future. Those gimmicks may not have taken off in the mainstream, but LEDs have now grown up and found a more serious role in […]

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