Passive energy solutions can be a great way to reduce your energy needs and start your journey towards energy freedom. When you think of passive energy, you may think of heating your home with sunlight or cooling your home with ventilation. There are also ways that passive energy can be used in the electrical design of your home. This can be done with the addition of automation and minimal features for renewable energy.
28 April 2016
If you are building or renovating a house, there is a lot going on at once. You will likely have contractors of all types getting together the framing of your house, performing drywalling, setting up or blocking landscaping, or performing the electrical wiring. In the of the project or a little bit before your home is completely put together, you should hold off on the work and have an electrical inspection.
26 April 2016
If you are a homeowner, you likely want to be sure that you keep the electrical system in your home working as well as possible. Here are some tips for home electrical repair to make sure that you are able to keep everything working as easily as possible. 1. Tripped Circuit Breaker You might be charging your phone, working on your laptop, and watching television when all of these items stop working, as well as the lights.
25 April 2016
Even though it is easy to appreciate the benefits of enjoying a warm home with the push of a button thanks to your electric heat, it is anything but enjoyable when those big electric bills start rolling in for the winter season. If you want to see a difference in how much energy it takes to keep your home warm, there are a handful of changes that should be made. Here are five simple ways to slash your home's electric heating bill when the colder months of the year roll back around.
25 April 2016
While many people think about winter being the season for inclement weather, there are also quite a few storms that occur in the summer. Depending on where you live, you may deal with hurricanes, flash floods, tornadoes, or other types of storms. The following tips will help get you prepared. Have Your Portable Generator Inspected A common thing that occurs when there is a bad storm is that the power goes out.
22 April 2016
As the summer weather approaches, so do the torrential rainstorms that are so notable this time of year. Summertime is one of the best times to get ready for possible power outages at your home or business. The following are some things you can do in the event of a power outage to remain safe and prevent as much loss to your property as possible: Report The Outage The first step is to report the power outage to the electric company.
20 April 2016
In this day and age, people are so accustomed to having electricity available and it can be hard to imagine life without it. But when a rolling black out, severe winter storm, hurricane, or other problems with a power grid occur many people realize that they don't want to be without power in any situation. Small portable generators are available for purchase, but they typically can only power a couple of appliances at any one time, and you will always need gasoline on hand to keep it running.
18 April 2016
Are you looking for an all-in-one generator sales and service company? Would it be bothersome to hire more than one company to address your generator needs? If you are looking for generators, someone to install a generator and need to know who can provide service at a later date, here are a few things you should consider in your search and why. Look for a Business That Has Professional Electricians Working for Them
17 April 2016
Along with the dog days of summer will come the high expense of keeping your home cool and comfortable in spite of the seasonal temperatures. Even though you may be thankful for that burst of cool air you get when you step inside your house in the summer, there is no question you will be dreading those high energy bills that come along with the change in the weather. If you want to keep your electrical cooling costs as low as possible over the summer, there are five simple tips to keep in mind that will help you save.
17 April 2016
Your refrigerator is probably one of your most hardworking home appliances. Serious malfunctions could mean hundreds of dollars in spoiled food supplies and other kitchen inconveniences. If you have a noisy refrigerator, chances are that there are some components that aren't performing at their best. Read on to learn what could be causing that irritating noise from your appliance and how to fix the issue. Worn evaporator fan motor grommet
15 April 2016