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How to Save on Your Electric Bill This Winter

When the temperature drops, you may see your electric bill rise. Fortunately, everyone can perform some pretty simple actions to save on their home energy costs in the winter. In this post, we’ll guide you through a few ways you can spend less on wintertime electricity—and have more cash in your pocket for hot chocolate. […]

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Lighting

The Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Lighting With all the excitement that comes with the holidays, it’s easy to go overboard with the decorations. Spend less time searching for burned-out bulbs and more time admiring your display this year by following these simple holiday lighting tips: Do: When hanging lights in hard-to-reach places, make sure […]

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How to Use Electric Space Heaters to Keep Your Home Cozy—And Safe

Anyone in the greater Baltimore area knows how unpredictable the weather can be, especially during the “in-between” seasons of spring and fall. Electric space heaters are a good option for providing additional warmth for homes without central heating or for those who don’t like having to switch the central HVAC back and forth between heating […]

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What to Know When Your Magnetic Ballast Goes Bad at Your Baltimore Residence

Just about everyone knows the familiar glow of fluorescent tube lights. You’ll find them in all kinds of homes in the Baltimore area, whether they’re illuminating garages, basements, workshops or even the occasional crawl space or attic. As commonly as fluorescent lighting is used in those types of utility spaces, perhaps just as common are […]

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Different Ways You Can Charge Your Electric Vehicle Without a Garage in Baltimore

The cost of gas has risen nearly 50% in the past year, leaving many drivers eager for a way to save money at the pump. As a result, many Baltimore residents are looking to purchase an electric vehicle for a more cost efficient, environmentally friendly way to get around town. However, before heading to the […]

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When Is It Time to Upgrade My Electrical Wiring? Discover the Main Problems to Look For.

It’s important to have up-to-date electrical outlet wiring in your home to keep your appliances and devices running efficiently, and to protect your home from harm. Poor electrical wiring is a major safety hazard, particularly if your home is more than 40 years old, or if you have outdated aluminum or knob and tube wiring. […]

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5 Trendy Outdoor Patio Light Ideas

Summer is the perfect time to make upgrades to your home, particularly if you’re looking to upgrade your space with outdoor patio lights. Installing trendy patio lights will turn your backyard into an oasis, and elevate your summer BBQs. However, before you click “Add to Cart,” you’ll want to do your research to identify which […]

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Taking Care of What Truly Matters: Follow These Tips for Older Homes

Historic homes are known for their character and charm; however, they’re also known to need a lot of TLC as they age. One of the most common issues historic homeowners might face is old electrical wiring that no longer functions as well as it did in the past, particularly if the home is at least […]

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5 Ways to Prevent Your Pets from Electrical Hazards

Your furry friends are important members of the family, and it’s important to protect your pets and keep them safe from harm. You know to build a fence and prevent them from eating unhealthy foods, but one potential threat that often gets overlooked is electrical hazards. Electronic devices often have bright colors and noises that […]

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