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Winter Storm Kits – How to Survive When the Electricity Goes Out

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on November 12th, 2017

Imagine this scenario…a bad ice storm blows through Kansas City practically shutting down the entire metro area. Power lines are down. Your home is freezing cold. You have no hot water and you can’t drive anywhere because the entire city is buried in a sheet of ice. You’re huddled together with your family trying to … Continue reading Winter Storm Kits – How to Survive When the Electricity Goes Out

Kitchen Lighting Ideas to Whet Your Appetite for Design

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on October 22nd, 2017

When you are watching HGTV, do you find yourself drooling over the beautiful kitchens the homeowners have? Sometimes these stunning kitchens can seem too good to be true…but they aren’t! By upgrading your kitchen lighting, you can have the space of your dreams. The team at Jeremy Electrical can help you turn your “traditional” and … Continue reading Kitchen Lighting Ideas to Whet Your Appetite for Design

3 Outlet Troubleshooting Tips to Try before You Call an Electrician

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on October 10th, 2017

We’ve all been there. You plug in your electric shaver or curling iron to get ready for a night out – and you get nothing. All it takes is one conveniently placed outlet to stop working for us to remember how important electricity is to us and how much we need the expert electricians who … Continue reading 3 Outlet Troubleshooting Tips to Try before You Call an Electrician

Getting a New Patio? The First Call You Should Make

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on September 28th, 2017

If you are planning on installing a new patio, avoid the shoulda, woulda, couldas by making this one phone call first – to your electrician. Why? Once you pour the concrete or lay the bricks, adding underground wiring is extremely difficult. Disadvantages to Using Overhead Cable Unless you enjoy dragging extension cords out every time … Continue reading Getting a New Patio? The First Call You Should Make

3 Types of Patio Lighting Every Patio Needs

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on September 10th, 2017

There is nothing like a patio to extend your living area into the great outdoors. In recent years, patios have become all the rage. From simple concrete pads to elaborate outdoor kitchens, patios are hot, hot, hot. But no matter the size, the one thing all of these patios have in common is that they … Continue reading 3 Types of Patio Lighting Every Patio Needs

How to Shop for LED Light Bulbs

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on August 22nd, 2017

There’s no arguing that LED light bulbs are the way of the future. Incandescent bulbs are fast going the way of VHS tapes and Atari consoles. So if you haven’t already, you will soon find yourself shopping for LED bulbs to fill the fixtures in your home. There are some handy things you’ll need to … Continue reading How to Shop for LED Light Bulbs

3 Signs You Need a New Electrical Panel

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on August 6th, 2017

Electrical fires are no joke. According to Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), home electrical fires cause 500 deaths, 1,400 injuries, and $1.3 billion in property damage every year. Old electrical panels are the cause of many of these fires. How can you protect yourself from electrical fires due to electrical panels? The team at Jeremy … Continue reading 3 Signs You Need a New Electrical Panel

Jeremy Services Announces Our Pest Control Service in Kansas City

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on July 20th, 2017

You know Jeremy Services for great electrical and heating & cooling services. You know you can call us when you have a problem and we’ll be there to fix it fast. You count on us to keep your family comfortable and safe. Now, we’ll be able to help you with other things that bug you…like … Continue reading Jeremy Services Announces Our Pest Control Service in Kansas City

Everything Homeowners Need to Know About AFCIs

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on July 17th, 2017

Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters, or AFCIs, are an extremely important component of your home’s electrical system . What do they do, why do you need them, and how are they helping keep your home safe? Jeremy Electrical breaks down everything Kansas City homeowners need to know about AFCIs. What Are Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters? Arc … Continue reading Everything Homeowners Need to Know About AFCIs

What To Do About Aging Wires & Outlets

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on July 5th, 2017

At Jeremy Electrical, we have been providing electrician services in Kansas City for over a decade now, and one thing we know for sure is many people ignore their electrical systems until they have a problem. After all, they’ve lasted this long. Is leaving them in place for a little longer really such a problem? … Continue reading What To Do About Aging Wires & Outlets