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

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

5 Apps that can help organize your life this fall

With Fall comes mild weather and back to school, making it a fantastic time to get yourself in order. We at Artisan Electric believe that having an organized life is on the path to living a better one. Here are a few suggestions we have for apps you should try this season to better organize your life. Mint This app is amazing at providing a user friendly way for you to manage your personal finances. Sort through colorful charts that … Continue reading

Pro/Con Buying a Tesla

A couple weeks back, Tesla was making headlines for creating an electric car for the masses. The electric car is supposed to be a more affordable version of the famed Tesla starting at $35,000. We’ve talked about electric cars in our earlier pieces (link here) and it’s benefits, but it’s important to consider how it would it would fit into your life before putting your name on that waiting list. Here are a few things to consider before buying a … Continue reading

3 Home Improvement Fails

At Artisan Electric, we encourage you to make your home a better place. But sometimes we bite off more than we can chew and take on projects that are much more complicated than we expected. Here are a few videos of home improvement projects that go horribly wrong. America’s Funniest Home Videos – Video The classic TV show with its home videos has gone digital with this compilation of home projects that have gone horribly wrong. With everything from electrical … Continue reading

5 Cool Free Apps for Back-to-School

Back to school can be a fun time, whether you’re a parent or a student. We at Artisan Electric love to talk about technology and cool gadgets that can make your life better. So here are some cool apps on the market now that can help make you or your kid’s life easier this semester. 1. Brainscape IOS/Android Buying flashcards is a thing of the past with this app. Using cognitive psychology, this app allows you to make flashcards and … Continue reading