Electrical Service Panel Work: A Job for the Skilled and the Experienced
Of the many different electrical works a do-it-yourselfer may perform in his/her home, those that involve the electrical service panel should be rather left to the expertise of a licensed Allentown electrician who has the skills and experience in this specific area. The reason for this is that it is always dangerous to work on […]
Why You Need To Ensure You Hire The Right Electrician
Something happened. You’re not exactly sure what, but suddenly you find yourself without any power. Maybe there was a loud unfamiliar sizzling noise from somewhere behind a wall and a faint scent of smoke lingering in the air after all the lights went out. Your best guess is that there’s a blown fuse in the […]
Three Tips That Will Drastically Reduce Your Electric Bill
1. Install a digital thermostat Installing a digital thermostat is not a new suggestion! But, you will be surprised by how many homes do not follow through with this simple energy saver. Taking initiative to install a digital thermostat is especially less likely if you are a tenant, as any addition to the house should […]
Five Tips For Choosing Light Fittings
New light fittings can make a big difference to the look of a room, and choosing the right light fittings to suit your room takes careful consideration. It is important to have a qualified electrician to install them for you because you should never undertake any task that involves electricity, no matter how good a […]
Should You Get An Electrical Inspection?
You know that when buying a home, a property inspection is vital. But what about an electrical inspection? According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International, a separate and comprehensive electrical inspection is necessary in many home purchases. The Foundation is a nonprofit organization that promotes electrical safety. They recommend that any Pennsylvania home that is […]
What You Should Know About Lightning Safety
What are some tips for lightning safety? Lightning can travel from outside your home to inside your home-and to you-through materials that conduct electricity, including electrical wiring, phone lines, water, and plumbing. These safety guidelines will help minimize your risk. When you first hear thunder, it’s time to take precautions indoors. If you’re inside and […]
Electrical Home Inspection: What You Need to Know!
Whether you’re buying a home, or just moving in to your new home, here is some advice that can help you. If you’re in the buying process the things you will be looking for are safety and repair aspects. Most electrical contractors can offer you an inspection to check for both of these. If you […]