All posts by Jeff Lesuer

How to Protect Your Home from Electrical Arc Faults

Arc faults are extremely dangerous electrical issues in homes throughout the U.S. In fact, over 50 percent of the almost 51,000 electrical fires that occur each year are the result of arc faults. Continue reading

The Importance of Properly Maintaining Your Standby Generator on a Regular Basis

The installation of a standby generator is one of the best investments that a homeowner can make. If there is a power outage, you can count on the generator to provide you with the electricity needed to keep your house up and running. This means your family will be able to remain warm or cool, have lighting, to keep food from spoiling, and to power devices that provide proper communication. Continue reading

The Most Common Electrical Problems to be Aware Of

There’s a lot of electricity used in your home on a day to day basis. Just think about it – lights, appliances, heating and cooling system, electronic devices – the list goes on and on. At some point, you are going to run into some type of electrical problems. Continue reading

The Many Dangers of Knob and Tube Wiring

Knob and tube wiring was a popular option in American from 1880 until the latter part of the 1940s. It’s an early style of electrical wiring that’s easy to identify by its ceramic, white, spool-like knobs. It’s still found in a number of older homes and presents several dangers to those who live in them. If you still have this type of wiring in your home, it’s time to call an electrician to have it replaced. Continue reading