Lightning Protection

In the first quarter of 2017 alone, thunderstorms caused a record $5.7 billion in losses, and lightning kills an average of 30 people a year. Learn how to keep you, your family, and property safe from lightning.

Counterfeit Electrical Products

Counterfeit electrical products are a growing problem that can have serious consequences. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement reports fiscal year 2008 seizures totaled more than $272.7 million in counterfeit and pirated goods, a 38 percent increase in domestic value over fiscal year 2007.  

Tuesday Tip-Replacing an Outlet!

After removing the screws which hold the outlet in place, gently pull it out of the box. Use your wire strippers to cut back each wire to expose 1/4″ to 1/2″ of copper wire. Using your flathead screwdriver tightly screw the wires into the new outlet. Screw the outlet back into the box with the

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Steps to Efficient Heating

When the winters here in Atlanta, GA get cold, the heating bill goes up. Small steps can save you up to 20% on your heating bill. Our electrician has a few helpful tips for you to take to keep warm and save money! Tip 1: Keep the fireplace damper closed Tip 2: Turn your thermostat

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Reasons to Use Your Ceiling Fan in the Winter

Our electrician has a few helpful tips when you re purpose your ceiling fan this winter: Redistribution of warm air makes a room feel warm and more comfortable to you and your family save up to 15% on heating costs Reduces the cost of heating fuel Reduces clutter and electric hazards due to space heaters

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6 Simple and Smart Ways to Cut Your Electricity Bill

Unplug when not in use – even when they’re not in use, your electronics can still eat up electricity as long as they’re plugged in. Use a power strip-get a power strip, and try to plug as many electronics as you can into it. That way, it won’t be as arduous to individually shut off

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Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree, Much Hazards Do You Bring Thee!

According to the National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA), U.S. fire departments respond to an average of 230 home fires that start with Christmas trees each year. Whether you’re pining for pine, fervent for fir or even if you’re artificial, Christmas tree fires can be avoided by following some simple safety tips. For live trees,

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15 Holiday Electrical Safety Tips

Buy light with low-wattage bulbs that are UL safety approved. LED lights last longer and are energy-efficient. Check lists before use-place them on a non-flammable surface and plug them in for 15 minutes to ensure that they don’t smoke or melt. Check lights for broken bulbs, cracked sockets, or loose connections and check wires for

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10 Electrical Safety Tips For The Holiday Season

  Install smoke detectors on every level of the home, and make sure at least on is located outside the sleeping area. If you decorate a real tree, water it everyday and prevent lights from coming into contact with tree branches. Turn off or unplug holiday lights when not in use. Never leave lights on

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Electrical Safety Tips!

Never put metal objects in outlets or appliances. Don’t plug too much stuff into one outlet. Never mix water and electricity. Stay away from power lines. Stay away from transformers and substations. Read More!