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Understanding Electrical Wiring (Home Edition)

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It is important to understand the electrical wiring in your home, whether you do repairs yourself or whether you have an electrician come and do it for you. Understanding the type of wiring in your home and how electrical fixtures work is important for your knowledge as well as safety. Most homes have two hot wires, into which one neutral wire will be inserted. These common types of electrical outlets or circuits will supply a current of 240/120 volts and … Continue reading

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“Best Devices to Make Your Home “Smart”

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Thanks to devices, your home is becoming more and more automatic and less manual with the upgrades in technology. Home automation has become a very popular concept not only because it makes operating things and appliances at home that much easier but also because it can make your home a much safer place to live in. Here are a few of the best smart devices that you can install in your home to make your home “smart” –   Controllers and … Continue reading

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Top Signs in Your Home That Tell You to Call Your Electrician Asap

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The wiring in your home can be tricky and sometimes it’s better left to the professionals to handle electrical problems in your home. It is better to get minor electrical problems in your home fixed immediately before they become major electrical problems and require more work from an electrician. Here are some top signs in your home that tell you to call your electrician asap: Problems with the circuit breaker – when a circuit in a particular room of the … Continue reading

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Here’s why you should Automate your Home

Your neighbor recently had his house automated and you couldn’t help but wonder what that entailed. Since we’re living in the 21st century, everything is being automated now. You’re used to automatic garage doors, so why not automate your entire home, right? Here are some reasons why that’s a great idea. 1. Most of your home tasks are very repetitive, which can be easily accomplished through automation so you don’t have to get up and do everything yourself. From dimming … Continue reading

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LED Lighting for Your House

LED lighting has become a very popular lighting choice in homes these days not just because they add a lot of aesthetic value to your home but help conserve energy too. CFL’s were once the popular choice for energy efficient lighting but now everyone is switching to LED. There are many types, sizes, and voltages of LED lighting available for you to choose from–and depending on the room of your house you should choose the LED light accordingly. Of course, … Continue reading

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Living in The Dark? Get an Electrician to Solve your Wiring Woes

You probably know you have electricity or wiring problems when you turn on the light switch but the room is still as dark as pitch. Or the power goes out your neighborhood but only you are still sitting in the dark while others have got their lights back on. Whether you’re moving into a new house or living in a rented one, checking the electrical fittings and wiring will save you a lot of trouble in the future. You don’t … Continue reading