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Electrician’s Solar Solution for Mobile Homes

Energy Efficiency in Mobile Living
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Mobile living and solar power can go hand in hand towards a more energy efficient way of life. (Photo Credits)

Families who have decided to live in a mobile home for good would often boast of energy efficiency versus their former way of living. After all, they no longer have to power […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Solar Solution for Mobile Homes

An Electrician’s Energy Efficient Bedroom

Conserving electricity in the bedroom
Bedroom

Ways to cut down on electrical costs in the bedroom. (Photo Credits)

The bedroom is where every person spends a third or sometimes even half of his whole day. This is the reason why a huge chunk of the electricity consumed in a home is spent in cooling, lighting up, and […]

By |December 5th, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on An Electrician’s Energy Efficient Bedroom

Power Saving Tips in the Kitchen from Electricians

Lower your electricity bills
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The kitchen can eat up a huge chunk of a household’s electrical bills. (Photo Credits)

Skyrocketing power bills can be a bane to households that are drastically trying to cut down on costs. It is just fortunate that there are ways to lower power usage, and its corresponding rates.

The United States Department […]

By |November 28th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Power Saving Tips in the Kitchen from Electricians

Electrician’s Guide on ways Home Renters can save on Power Costs

Apartment Dwellers can save on electricity too
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Saving electricity is possible even when renting. (Photo Credits)

Some renters think that it may not be possible to cut down on electricity costs But the truth of the matter is, it is possible to save on utilities with a few lifestyle adjustments, and some effort to become more efficient […]

By |November 21st, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Guide on ways Home Renters can save on Power Costs

Electrician’s Take on Solar Powered Kitchens

The benefits of Sun Powered Food Preparation
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Preparing food can use up a lot of energy, hence going solar can help save a lot of money. (Photo Credits)

The kitchen uses up a lot of energy, given that food is a basic need and has to be prepared three times a day. It is also where […]

By |November 7th, 2017|Electrical, Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Take on Solar Powered Kitchens

Electrician’s guide in using Solar Powered Holiday Décor

Festive Solar Lights
Holiday lights

Christmas decorations need not be expensive to light up. (Photo Credits)

Festive Decorations can really be a wonderful addition to any home especially during the yuletide season. The only disadvantage though is the increase in electric bill that it causes as energy is used to illuminate them.

There however is a work around in […]

By |October 31st, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s guide in using Solar Powered Holiday Décor

How to light up a Jack-O-Lantern – An Electrician’s Guide

DIY Halloween lights
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Here’s a guide on installing lights in a jack-o-lantern. (Photo Credits)

One of Halloween’s most famous symbols is the jack-o-lantern.  Usually depicted as a carved out pumpkin with eyes that are lighting up, most parents will be prodded by their children to do a similar project come Halloween season.

While candles is one of […]

By |October 24th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego, Solar|Comments Off on How to light up a Jack-O-Lantern – An Electrician’s Guide

Electrician’s advice on installing Task Lighting

All about task lighting
Task Lighting is an important lighting element in any home or office setting. For one, it covers illuminating needs for areas that are otherwise not covered by ambient lighting. At the same time, it also offers a design feature that can accentuate a certain area in a home.

Lightology.com explains how task lighting […]

By |October 17th, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s advice on installing Task Lighting

Electrician sheds light on Ambient Lighting

Ambient Lighting 101
Passive Daylighting

Ambient lighting can set the mood, and even influence productivity in any room. (Photo Credits)

Ambient lighting can do a lot in terms of influencing how a room, or a home would generally look and feel like. With this in mind, every property owner who is building a home, or remodeling their house […]

By |October 10th, 2017|Electrical, Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician sheds light on Ambient Lighting

Home Office Lighting Tips from an Electrician

Raising productivity through lighting
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Lighting can influence productivity in any office situation, even the home office. (Photo Credits)

Ever wonder why offices have bright lights that almost simulate daylight? That is because lighting helps spark productivity. And for those that work from home, a great home office set-up would help a lot in increasing the productivity […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Electrical, Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Home Office Lighting Tips from an Electrician

Electrician’s Advice on Installing Garden Lights

All about landscape Lighting
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Installing landscape lights can make a whole lot of difference in the aesthetics of a home. (Photo Credits)

Garden lights can accentuate any outdoor landscape for any home. And it definitely makes a whole lot of difference in terms of highlighting the vibrancy and beauty of the garden and the lawn during […]

By |September 26th, 2017|Electrical, Huntingtn Beach, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Advice on Installing Garden Lights

Electricians answer: When to install additional lights at home

Installing lighting fixtures
Light fixture

Installation can be a breeze when hiring the services of an electrician. (Photo Credits)

Some homeowners later discover that they need more lights for their home. Maybe in one area, maybe in every room. Whatever the case may be, a call to a local expert and licensed electrician will solve this issue. Builders […]

By |September 12th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electricians answer: When to install additional lights at home

Electrician’s Advice on Safety during Inclement weather

Electrical Safety during Storms
Lightning Storm

Storms can be very dangerous and so safety precautions should be observed during inclement weather. (Photo Credits)

Inclement weather brings a lot of forces that might affect electrical flow. Water for instance in the form of leaks and flooding can be dangerous once it gets into contact with electricity. Power interruptions can […]

By |August 29th, 2017|Electrical, Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Advice on Safety during Inclement weather

Electrician’s Take on Recessed Lighting

Advantages and Disadvantages
recessed lighting

The pros and cons of using recessed lighting. (Photo Credits)

For homeowners who are eyeing a more perfect-looking ceiling, recessed lighting becomes one of the coolest options to consider.

But what are really the pros and cons of having this type of lighting for one’s property?

The website The Spruce shared information on what any […]

By |August 22nd, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Take on Recessed Lighting

Electrician tips on kitchen safety

Electrical safety in the kitchen
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The importance of kitchen safety in electricity. (Photo Credits)

The kitchen is one of the most used part of a home. It also uses much electricity given the equipment and appliances that are essential to food preparation.

Kitchen fires are one of the causes of home fires and so every property owner […]

By |August 15th, 2017|Electrical, Huntingtn Beach, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician tips on kitchen safety

Electrician’s Tips for Pet Safety

Keeping Pets Safe
Pet Dog

Pets should also be kept safe from the dangers of electrical shocks. (Photo Credits)

Electrical accidents spare no one. Not even pets. Hence, it is just important that if a homeowner has pets, these domestic animals should also be kept safe from the possible harm electrical accidents may bring.

British website Safer Pets emphasized […]

By |August 8th, 2017|Electrical, Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Tips for Pet Safety

Electrician’s Advice on Safety for Older Homeowners

Prevent electrical accidents among the elderly
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Electrical Safety is Important for the elderly especially if they live on their own. (Photo Credits)

Electrical injuries are not uncommon among older people. And this is the reason why electrical safety precautions should be taken to prevent accidents.

UK-Based Electrical Safety.Org explained why senior citizens are more vulnerable to electrical […]

By |August 1st, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Advice on Safety for Older Homeowners

Electrician’s Guide in Choosing Appliances

Selecting Energy Efficient Home Equipment
GE GSH25JSDSS Side-By-Side Refrigerator

Energy efficiency should be achieved at home. (Photo Credits)

An energy efficient home is something that most homeowners would like to achieve, whether consciously or unconsciously. This is because an energy efficient home is beneficial for both the homeowner and the environment.

Electrician’s Tips in Installing a Dimmer Switch

It is beneficial for […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Guide in Choosing Appliances

Frayed Wiring and Electrician

Wiring problems
Frayed

Wiring problems should be addressed for safety purposes. (Photo Credits)

Frayed wiring can be inevitable and dangerous at the same time. It has to be repaired as soon as the issue is discovered to avoid accidents and injuries.

CNET.com shared ways on how to deal with frayed cables. American Lighting Association

“You can take your time […]

By |July 18th, 2017|Electrical, Huntingtn Beach, Newport Beach, San Diego|Comments Off on Frayed Wiring and Electrician

Electrician’s Tips on Installing a Chandelier

Easy ways to put up a chandelier
Light #2 is up! The chandelier!

If unsure about how to install a chandelier, a professional electrician’s help should be sought. (Photo Credits)

Installing a chandelier can be quite challenging, especially to those who may not have enough experience in working around the house.

Moreover, this type of light fixture is not the normal type as improper […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Tips on Installing a Chandelier

Electrician’s Tips in Installing a Dimmer Switch

The Benefits of a Dimmer Switch
I installed that dimmer switch.

Installing a dimmer switch at home. (Photo Credits)

Dimmer switches can be very useful around the home, and it is more so appealing to execute accent lighting around the house. American Lighting Association

The website How Stuff Works explains how dimmers function. “When you’re furnishing a home, light is everything. The […]

By |July 4th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Tips in Installing a Dimmer Switch

Electrician’s Tips on Fixing a Defective Light Switch

Light Switch 101
Switch

What to do with a defective light switch. (Photo Credits)

Light Switches are very important in any home. They enable homeowners the convenience of not having to plug something over and over again. This is the reason why when these switches falter, it becomes a huge hassle for any homeowner.

House Logic gave a low […]

By |June 27th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician’s Tips on Fixing a Defective Light Switch

What Flickering Lights Mean to an Electrician

Dealing with flickering light bulbs
Lightbulb

There are many reasons why light bulbs flicker. (Photo Credits)

Flickering lights can be annoying especially when it starts to happen when the whole household is bustling.

But with the many resources available in the internet, it will be easy to find out why la certain light bulb at home is flickering.

The […]

By |June 20th, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on What Flickering Lights Mean to an Electrician

Electrical Wiring Tips from an Electrician

Electrical Wiring 101
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What a homeowner has to know about electrical wiring. (Photo Credits)

Having a bit of information about how electrical fixtures work around the house pays a lot especially when it comes to emergencies.

The website The Spruce gave a comprehensive and easy-to-understand guide on electrical wiring systems. Builders and Contractors

“There are good electrical connections […]

By |June 13th, 2017|Orange County, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrical Wiring Tips from an Electrician

Different Types of Electrical Cords of an Electrician

Various Choices of Electric Wires
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It pays to know the different types of electrical cords. (Photo Credits)

Electrical cords are important components of electrical fixtures in any given structure.

Hometips.com shared information on the two main types of electrical wires. Builders and Contractors      

“The two most common types of single conductor wires are THW and THWN/THHN, which […]

By |June 6th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Different Types of Electrical Cords of an Electrician

Electrician Hacks Every Homeowner can Benefit from

Learn from Expert Electricians
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There are some minor electrical repairs that can be safely carried out. (Photo Credits)

It is always important to seek professional help from electricians, especially since electrical matters are a safety concern.

There however are simple electrical chores, that can be safely carried out by any homeowner. American Lighting Association

The Spruce for instance came […]

By |May 30th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician Hacks Every Homeowner can Benefit from

Electrician Conserving Electricity in the Kitchen

Power conservation and kitchen tools
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Some kitchen tools can use up a lot of electricity. (Photo Credits)

For families that regularly cook food, the kitchen will always be one of the rooms that are bustling with activity. Along with these activities come the use of kitchen equipment and gadgets that consume electricity.

When the use of these […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|Electrical, Huntington Beach, San Diego|Comments Off on Electrician Conserving Electricity in the Kitchen

Call up an Electrician before buying a new home

Electrical Inspection is a Must
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Inspect details prior to finalizing the deal. (Photo Credits)

Buying a new home can be very exciting. After all, it is a new phase in life and definitely a milestone for the whole family. But before inking that deal, every property owner should conduct a thorough examination of the whole home, […]

By |May 18th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on Call up an Electrician before buying a new home

An Electrician’s Guide to Common Electrical Problems

Common Electrical Problems
Electrical Problem

Most Households Experience electrical problems too. (Photo Credits)

When living in any type of structure, it is but normal for any home occupant to encounter electrical problems. This is because, electrical problems can occur anytime, and that despite careful work and rigid maintenance it can still surface and affect any unsuspecting homeowner.

Electrician’s Tips […]

By |May 12th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on An Electrician’s Guide to Common Electrical Problems

How to remove a broken bulb like an electrician

Broken Bulb Fixes
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What to do when a light bulb breaks? (Photo Credits)

Removing a broken light bulb from its socket can be risky given the many dangers that a broken electrical fixture brings.

Electricians are always in the best position to carry out such tasks given their knowledge and vast experience in handling these things.

Electrician-Installed Motion-Sensor Lights […]

By |April 19th, 2017|Electrical, San Diego|Comments Off on How to remove a broken bulb like an electrician