Simple Wiring Projects for Home Repairs: Electrical Tips and Ideas

Top Car Air Conditioning Maintenance Tips

Your car’s A/C unit is what allows you to moderate temperatures inside the vehicle when it is hot outside. If your car’s A/C has lost its cooling effect, it can feel really uncomfortable driving around during hot summer days. In order to avoid unpleasant A/C failures, you will need to keep a close eye on […]

When to Call an Emergency Electrician to Your Home

Some electrical problems in your home can wait until you can make an appointment with an electrician, but others should warrant a call to an emergency electrician. This doesn’t mean just when there is a fire along the wires of your home (this is obviously an emergency), but there are many other urgent situations that […]

What You Can Do If Your Home Has Aluminum Wiring

Many older homes were wired using aluminum before the weaknesses (such as a tendency to expand or contract at a higher rate than other metals) of that material became known. This article discusses some of the options available to you in case aluminum wiring has been discovered in your home during an electrical inspection. Replace […]

Residential Electrical System: When to Perform an Upgrade

Generally, the electrical system in your home will require maintenance, repair and replacement of some faulty components in the building. This keeps the electrical energy flowing with efficiency. However, you might require a complete upgrade of the entire or most of the electrical network. This will improve energy efficiency, enhance the performance of attached components […]

3 Reasons it May Be Time to Upgrade or Replace Electrical Switchboards

Electrical switchboards are a common fixture in both residential and commercial premises. Switchboards used in the commercial setting are often more advanced than those used around the house due to the increased demand for electrical power in the commercial setting. Unfortunately, there is no way to completely avoid replacing commercial electrical switchboards. However, regular switchboard […]

Tips on Upgrading Your Residential Lighting

Residential lighting is often overlooked during electrical upgrade projects. This element is not considered as significant as other electrical modules which supply energy to important appliances and gadgets in the home. You should consider improving your lighting to achieve better interior aesthetics and enhance the internal ambience. Moreover, good lighting will be more functional and […]

Qualities of a Good Electrical contractor

Every homeowner requires the services of an electrical contractor at some point. This could be for projects like wiring, design, installation, maintenance of electrical systems and ensuring safety of the electrical infrastructure. But there is a need to be very careful when choosing an electrical contractor for your home. A seemingly small mistake in the […]

Diagnosing Common Electrical Problems

The electrical wiring within your home is something that you rely on each day. From keeping your appliances functioning to allowing your water tank to heat water, the electricity in your home is essential. No matter how old the electrical wiring in your home may be, it is possible for issues to arise from time […]

What You Need To Know About Fibre Optic Cables

If you are thinking about upgrading your residential cabling system by installing fibre optic cables, there are several things you need to know before you can decide if the upgrade is worth it. So to help you firm up your knowledge, here are some important facts about fibre optic cables. Glass Construction — Fibre optic […]

Five Safety Steps You Need to Take If Your Leaky Roof Is Affecting Your Light Fixtures

A leaking roof can cause a lot of damage and depending on the route of the leak, it can even affect your electrics. If you find water pooling in a light fixture or dripping through it, you need to move forward carefully. Here’s what you need to do: 1. Remember water is a conductor Keep […]