Years ago, light switches were basic, little switches that you flipped upward to turn a light on and downward to turn a light off. Surely, these basic switches still exist. But there is another type of switch that is becoming more and more common: dimmer switches. Whether in a bathroom, a kitchen, or a bedroom, dimmer switches have a number of advantages. Here are a few reasons to consider replacing your old-fashioned switches with new dimmer switches.
4 September 2018
If you've had a rodent problem in your home, one thing you should be concerned about is the condition of your electrical wiring. Rats and mice chew on anything they can find including electrical wiring. When they chew through the insulation, hot wires are exposed that could be a fire hazard. Once you've eliminated the rodents and cleaned up the mess they left behind, you should call for an inspection of your wiring just to be safe.
9 April 2018
Whether you're building a new home and wondering what the best types of fire and smoke alarms are for residential use or whether you've recently had a fire scare and are looking to update your defenses, adding more smoke detectors is a great option. But once you've started shopping for smoke detectors and alarms, you'll probably notice that the field is actually broader than you may have expected. If you're wondering what the differences are between the different types, read on.
2 March 2018