Power Surges And How To Prevent Them

Although it takes only a split second for a power surge to occur, this massive spike in electricity can wreak havoc – damaging electronic devices, appliances and electric outlets in a home. Since we get many service requests relating to power surges, we wanted to share some helpful information on this topic. Of course, it […]

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A Guide To Hiring An Electrician

Whether you are adding a new light fixture, embarking on a home renovation or undertaking a commercial construction project, it is important to hire the best electrician for the job. In fact, hiring the wrong electrician can end up being a costly mistake resulting in additional repairs and fixes. Hiring the wrong electrician can be […]

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Power Up When There Is No Power

In the event of a weather disaster, a downed power line or a power grid going offline, a home generator is often a good solution for keeping a home powered-up. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), thunderstorms and lightning occur once every 5 to 6 days in Maryland during the months of […]

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Guidelines For Your Basement Remodel

Many homeowners who are seeking extra space (or some additional privacy) opt for a finished basement instead of a more expensive and time-consuming home addition. Basement remodels have lots of practical uses, such as: storage area, family room, media or recreation center, home office, man cave, children’s playroom or a guest room. Finishing a basement […]

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Before Listing Your Home, Ensure It Meets Electrical Codes

Are you thinking of selling your house? There is a lot of prep work to do before a home goes on the market, including decluttering, giving the interior a good scrubbing and a fresh coat of paint and adding some “curb appeal” with new landscaping. One item that is very important, but is often overlooked, […]

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Winter Electrical Safety Checklist To Get Your Home Winter Ready

The colder temperatures and shorter daylight hours associated with winter can really kick your home’s electricity into overdrive. Increased usage puts a burden on your electrical system, and potentially hazardous weather conditions like sleet or snow can create additional safety concerns. To help get your home winter ready, we’ve created a winter electrical safety checklist. […]

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Hardwire Your Home Office For Increased Productivity

Like many people, you may be working out of your home office more these days. Experiencing technical issues such as internet connectivity problems or service interruptions can wreak havoc on your workday and make it difficult to stay on schedule. Follow these tips to get the most out of your work-from-home experience: Hardwired Internet vs. […]

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Creating the Best Study Space for Online Learning

Whether your child is attending school exclusively online or will have a combination of online and classroom instruction, experts say they must have an efficient at home study space to succeed at online learning. It’s essential to create an area that is organized, has good lighting, is comfortable, and SAFE! Tips for Student Workspaces Tip […]

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Enhance Your Outdoor Living with Patio Lighting

Patio lighting helps create an inviting outdoor getaway

Don’t let social distancing prevent you from being social! Now that summer is in full swing, warmer evenings beckon us to the deck or patio for unwinding in the evening. Good patio lighting can help you create your own “great outdoors” and spend time (in person) with the people you love! Whether it’s for cooking, […]

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