5 Ways to Pet Proof Your Home

Having a pet is an amazing thing. They are there to make us happy, they’re there for us when we’re sad and they are there to make us laugh. But our pets can take quite a toll on the house. We at Artisan Electric want to help make your home a happy place for your furry friend. Whether you own a pet or are about to here are some tips to pet proof your home. 1. Hide your wires Wires … Continue reading

How You Can Save Money on Your Heating Bill

We’ve had an unseasonably warm fall, but that doesn’t mean winter isn’t on the way. Cold temperatures mean everything from being able to wear cozy sweaters to the several agonizing minutes as you scrape snow off your car to get to work on time. But winter also means shelling out more money to keep your home warm. We at Artisan Electric have a few suggestions of how you can save money on your heating bill live a happier and warmer … Continue reading

What is the No Trash Movement and How You Can Try it at Home

A few months back I had seen this video of this person who had a mason jar full of trash. Her name was Laura Singer and she claimed that over the course of two years, she had only produced that as trash. Since then— a challenge has ripped through the Internet called the “No Trash Movement.” The goal is simple— reduce your waste at all costs. But pretty soon you’ll realize how hard it can get. For example—in 2013 Americans … Continue reading

Winter is Coming: How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

With those next few wintery months on the way that make New England so beautiful— it’s important to be ready for whatever the season tosses at us— especially your car. Here are some essential items and tips to prepare your car for winter. Consider winter tires They may cost more, but they can make a huge difference. These things can save your life when you’re screeching through poorly paved roads. Keep items that will get you to work on time … Continue reading

The Three 3’s at Home Part 1: Recycle

When it comes to being sustainable, there are three R’s: reduce, reuse and recycle. In each of these blog posts we will be taking one of the R’s and teaching you something that you can do to be more sustainable in the home. The theme that seems to run through this series is think before you toss it in the trash! There are a lot of things that are wasted that can waste your money and resources. Today we will … Continue reading

Winter is Coming: How to Prepare Your House

Whether you clicked on this article because you’re a Game of Thrones fan or because you are looking for tips on getting ready for winter— being prepared for the coming months is essential. We at Artisan Electric believe that a safe home is essential to making your life happy and healthy. Clear out that gutter This is a good thing to do once all of the leaves have fallen— it’s important to take care of this so you prevent blockages … Continue reading