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Top 5 Outdoor Lighting Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

You’ve worked all month getting your outdoor space in tip-top shape for summer, so why not elevate your outdoor space with outdoor lighting? Adding lights to your outdoor space is a great way to enhance the ambiance of your home, while also allowing you to show off your beautiful yard, day or night. However, there are a few things that…

6 Clever Outlet Solutions for Eliminating Electrical Cords

The beginning of any remodeling project is full of excitement amidst a whirlwind of planning. Adding new appliances or bath fixtures, flooring and more is sure to improve your home’s aesthetic appeal, efficiency, and comfort. Your remodeling project may include plans to upgrade your electrical system, or maybe add a few more outlets to rooms where there just aren’t enough…

Fusion Electric Earns Esteemed 2016 Angie’s List Super Service Award!

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Fusion Electric of Kansas City has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of customer service to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2016. This achievement is particularly significant as Angie’s List experienced unprecedented member growth in 2016.…

The Basics: Troubleshooting Tips for When Your Lights Won’t Turn On

Sometimes we take advantage of the fact that when we flip a switch, the light comes on. We fail to understand all of the things that must be working properly in order for this to happen. When the day comes that you flip the switch and nothing happens, try these simple troubleshooting tips to diagnose the problem before contacting an…

Amped-Up Add-Ons for the Ultimate Patio Remodel

Backyard patios have come a long way from the old-school model of a table and chairs plus barbecue grill. Today, a patio is viewed as an extension of our living space, complete with things like an outdoor TV, a fireplace, sophisticated and strategic lighting and more. Every year, more and more people are updating and "remodeling" their Kansas City decks…

Beating the Winter Blues: How The Right Lighting Can Brighten Your Mood

Winter brings great joy for some people sitting by a warm fire, sipping hot cocoa or playing in the snow. For some unlucky people, winter represents feeling tired, depressed or having an overall unhappy feeling. The good news is that winter time does not have to bring on the blues! Here some ways that the right lighting can brighten your…

Carbon Monoxide Detectors: A Life-Saving Early Warning System

Many are unaware of the hidden dangers of carbon monoxide because this gas is invisible, odorless and strikes without warning. Tragically, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that more than 400 Americans die every year from carbon monoxide poisoning with an addition 24,000 receiving emergency care from its effects. That being said, it's crucial to protect your family…

The 11 Essentials Every Winter Storm Kit Should Have

Although winter storms can provide pretty scenery and fun for the kids, the destruction they can cause is nothing to play around with. A power outage can affect entire towns for days, picking grocery stores clean of essentials, and leaving you stranded. Being prepared can mean the difference between a dire situation or an inconvenience, which is why it’s crucial…

Whole House What Protector?

A whole house surge protector is a device that protects your electronics from electrical surges from outside sources. We’ve been seeing a lot of outages and electrical surges in Kansas City due to a variety of causes including: lightning strikes damage to electric lines repairs to electric lines How Do Whole House Surge Protectors Work? Electricity follows what is called…