Category Archives: Homeowner Tips

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.

Important Electrical Upgrades to Make in Your Home

Are you thinking about making upgrades in your home? If so, don’t look any further than your electrical system.

Is it Time for a New Circuit Breaker? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Wait

Replacing your home’s circuit breaker can be a smart investment in protecting your home, all while avoiding any damage to your fixtures and appliances. Also, by making this investment you can feel confident that your family is safe.

The Benefits of an Electrical Backup System for Your Home

If you are facing a natural disaster, or another situation where the power is out, there is nothing more beneficial than having a power back-up. Being able to connect to power lets you keep up with your responsibilities and allows you to ensure your home can continue functioning as it normally would.

Doorbell Dilemma: Common Reasons Your Doorbell Isn’t Working

Modern doorbells are designed to last for years. However, just like any other electrical devices, they are eventually going to malfunction. This could result in your doorbell not working at all, making strange noises when it is pressed, or ringing continuously. In most cases, doorbell dilemmas are going to be an easy fix.

5 Benefits of Installing a Standby Generator

Living in Kansas City means you have to deal with the occasional thunderstorm and blizzard that causes a power outage. When this happens, it can make life a bit miserable.

Convincing Reasons to Install a Generator

Do you need a generator? With weather extremes always a possibility, and power outages becoming more and more frequent, this is a common question that many homeowners have. Some wonder if this is an unnecessary nicety that isn’t really a real must-have item.

Teaching Your Kids to Save Energy Saves You Money

Have you done everything possible to save energy in your house? You have purchased all the latest appliances that are Energy Star rated, added insulation to your walls, and turned the thermostat all the way down to 68? While this is great, it’s not going to result in much of a cost savings if your … Continue reading Teaching Your Kids to Save Energy Saves You Money

Electrical Issues to Know of When Selling or Buying a Home

Have you been putting off upgrading the electrical system in your home because you plan to sell it in the near future? If so, you may be making a huge mistake.

What to Know About Cleaning Dirty Electrical Outlet Covers and Light Switches

When you are cleaning your home, how often do you think about your light switch and outlet covers. If you are like most people, not very often. After all, this isn’t the first thing you think about maintaining.