Monthly Archives: June 2017

Top 4 Warning Signs It’s Time for an Electrical Evaluation

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on June 21st, 2017

You’d like to believe that your house is safe, but there are plenty of potential electrical problems that could cause your home to burst into flames–all without you ever being aware that there’s an issue. Electrical fires can quickly cause a serious amount of damage to your home, leaving you scrambling to repair. If it’s … Continue reading Top 4 Warning Signs It’s Time for an Electrical Evaluation

Breaker Box 101: A Guide to Electrical Panel Parts

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on June 18th, 2017

Are you familiar with your home’s breaker box? If you’re not, you should familiarize yourself with it since a properly functioning, properly sized breaker box stands between your family and an electrical fire. A breaker box — aka electrical panel — is mounted on the wall, usually in the basement of a home, and its … Continue reading Breaker Box 101: A Guide to Electrical Panel Parts

3 Great Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on June 15th, 2017

Usually, when we replace an electrical panel (also called a breaker box), it’s because the panel is outdated and dangerous (a fire hazard), the home needs more electrical capacity than the old breaker box can handle (breakers keep tripping), or there is a problem with the functioning of the panel (they can be damaged by … Continue reading 3 Great Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel

Ask an Electrician: Q & A to Frequently Asked Electrical Questions

Posted by Jeremy Tollie on June 2nd, 2017

For many, electricity is a mystery. Considering the danger inherent in electricity, it is common for people to play it safe and ask questions rather than go tinkering about their home’s electrical system. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions posed to electricians, along with their corresponding answers: 1. Is there a difference … Continue reading Ask an Electrician: Q & A to Frequently Asked Electrical Questions