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The Smart Doorbell Camera Advantage

The Smart Doorbell Camera Advantage

In an age where technology has made its way into almost every aspect of our lives, it's no surprise that our homes are getting smarter too. Smart home devices are designed to make our lives more convenient, secure, and connected. One such device that's gaining...

The Search for Excellence: Finding the Best Electrician Near You

The Search for Excellence: Finding the Best Electrician Near You

When electrical issues arise, finding a trustworthy and skilled electrician nearby is crucial. Whether you're facing a sudden power outage, need to install new fixtures, or want to upgrade your electrical system, you'll want the best electrician near you. In this blog...

Electric Car Charger Installation and Maintenance Explained

Electric Car Charger Installation and Maintenance Explained

With the rise of electric vehicles (EVs), having a convenient and efficient electric car charger at home has become a game-changer for EV owners. In this blog post, we'll provide you with a comprehensive guide on how to install and maintain an electric car charger....

AFCIs: Your Home’s First Line of Defense Against Electrical Fires

AFCIs: Your Home’s First Line of Defense Against Electrical Fires

When it comes to electrical safety, there's an unsung hero in your home's electrical system, and it goes by the name "Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter" or AFCI. These remarkable devices play a crucial role in safeguarding your home from electrical fires by detecting...

When Nature Strikes: How to Solve Power Outages from Fallen Trees

When Nature Strikes: How to Solve Power Outages from Fallen Trees

When Mother Nature unleashes her fury, it can result in fallen trees and branches that cause power outages, leaving homes and businesses in the dark. In this blog post, we will explore the common problem of surging power outages caused by fallen trees and branches and...

Mastering Temporary Power: A Step-By-Step Guide for Success

Mastering Temporary Power: A Step-By-Step Guide for Success

In the world of construction, outdoor events, and remote projects, having a reliable temporary power supply is essential. To ensure a seamless and efficient power source, it's crucial to understand the step-by-step process of applying for temporary power. This...

Exploring Smart Electrical Panels for Homes

Exploring Smart Electrical Panels for Homes

In today's digital age, smart technology is making its way into every corner of our lives, including our homes. Smart electrical panels are the latest innovation in this domain, revolutionizing the way we manage and control our electrical systems. In this blog post,...

Digital Watchdogs: How Home Security Cameras Keep You Safe

Digital Watchdogs: How Home Security Cameras Keep You Safe

In today's fast-paced world, security is a top priority for homeowners. One of the most effective ways to protect your home and loved ones is by installing security cameras. These digital watchdogs not only provide a sense of safety but also offer real-time monitoring...

Guarding Against Outages: Why You Need a Battery Backup System

Guarding Against Outages: Why You Need a Battery Backup System

Power outages are an unfortunate reality in the modern world. Whether due to severe weather, electrical grid failures, or unexpected technical glitches, being left in the dark – literally – can be inconvenient and even unsafe. Fortunately, there is a solution: battery...

The Electric Buzz: Demystifying Your Dimmer’s Noise

The Electric Buzz: Demystifying Your Dimmer’s Noise

Have you ever noticed a strange buzzing sound coming from your dimmer switch? If so, you're not alone. Many homeowners have experienced this perplexing issue, and it can be quite annoying. But fear not, in this blog post we'll delve into the reasons why your dimmer is...

From 100A to 200A: Why It’s Time to Supercharge Your Panel

From 100A to 200A: Why It’s Time to Supercharge Your Panel

Are you considering upgrading your electrical panel but unsure if it's worth the investment? Homeowners often find themselves at a crossroads when it comes to electrical panel upgrades. In this post we'll shed light on why upgrading to a 200A panel is a smart choice....

Home Charging Made Easy: 5 Reasons to Invest in a Level 2 EV Charger

Home Charging Made Easy: 5 Reasons to Invest in a Level 2 EV Charger

Electric vehicles (EVs) have transformed the way we travel, offering an eco-friendly, cleaner, more sustainable mode of transportation. As EVs become increasingly popular, it's crucial to consider how you'll charge your electric vehicle efficiently and conveniently....

Protect Your Home and Family: Replace Your Knob and Tube Wiring

Protect Your Home and Family: Replace Your Knob and Tube Wiring

Knob and tube wiring is an outdated electrical system that was commonly used in North America from the late 1800s through to the 1940s. This system is characterized by its use of porcelain knobs to hold wires in place and porcelain tubes to protect wires as they pass...

Upgrade Your Generator Game with a GenerLink MA23-N Installation

Upgrade Your Generator Game with a GenerLink MA23-N Installation

Homeowners often rely on generators to provide power during power outages or other emergency situations. However, traditional generators can be cumbersome and difficult to use, requiring manual transfer switches and a lot of wiring. One solution to this problem is the...

Why You Should Invest in Home Security Cameras

Why You Should Invest in Home Security Cameras

Installing home security cameras is a great way to protect your home and family from potential threats. These cameras allow you to monitor your home from anywhere, at any time, giving you peace of mind and a sense of security. In addition, security cameras can also be...

The Importance of Regularly Checking Your Fire Alarm Devices

The Importance of Regularly Checking Your Fire Alarm Devices

In the event of a fire, every second counts. If a fire alarm is not working properly, it may not alert the occupants of a building in time, which can result in injury or loss of life. In addition, a faulty fire alarm may not alert the fire department in a timely...

Here Are 5 Reasons to Install Solar Panels in Your Home

Here Are 5 Reasons to Install Solar Panels in Your Home

Are you thinking about installing solar panels in your home? If so, you're in good company. More and more people are turning to solar energy as a way to save money on their electricity bills, reduce their carbon footprint, and take advantage of government incentives....

Experiencing an electrical emergency? Don’t worry, help is on the way!

Experiencing an electrical emergency? Don’t worry, help is on the way!

If you don’t have a backup generator for your heating or air conditioning, losing power during the bitterly cold winter months or the hot summer may be a nuisance. Emergency assistance guarantees that you will always have service, even when it’s the busiest time of day or when it seems like nobody else is awake.

The Risks of Bad Installation: How to Avoid Common Mistakes with Electric Floor Heating

A Guide to Repairing Your Electric Floor Heating

Electric floor heating is a great way to keep your feet warm and toasty in the winter. However, if your electric floor heating stops working, it can be a real pain. If you're having trouble with your electric floor heating, you may be tempted to try and repair it...

Surge Protectors: An Essential Investment for Homeowners

What You Need to Know About Upgrading to a USB Outlet

When charging your smartphone or tablet, it's much more convenient to have a USB outlet than a regular three-ponged outlet. USB outlets are easy and convenient to use, and can accommodate multiple devices. Instead of having multiple cables, extension cords and...

Here’s Why You Need an Exhaust Fan Timer

Here’s Why You Need an Exhaust Fan Timer

In a bathroom, exhaust fans serve a very important purpose - they remove excess moisture, odours and humidity from the bathroom, and prevent the formation of mold. Over time, your bathroom's exhaust fan will help to maintain your indoor air quality, and minimize the...

A Simple Guide to Re-Wiring Your Home

A Simple Guide to Re-Wiring Your Home

According to the National Fire Prevention Association, faulty wiring is the number one cause of house fires. If your home’s electrical system is outdated or undersized, it’s time to consider re-wiring.

What To Do When Your Circuit Breaker Keeps Tripping

What To Do When Your Circuit Breaker Keeps Tripping

Have you ever experienced a sudden loss of electricity in one part of your house, especially after plugging in an appliance? This is a common sign of an electrical problem in your home, and could point specifically to a circuit breaker tripping.

The Benefits of Good Lighting

The Benefits of Good Lighting

Having a good CRI is crucially important in various spaces, such as in art galleries and museums, but can also be incredibly important in a residential setting.

When to Consider Getting an Energy Management System

When to Consider Getting an Energy Management System

Throughout the year, both residential and commercial buildings consume large amounts of energy, some of which may be used inefficiently. EMS provides a solution to energy inefficiency, providing users with information about their energy consumption, and allowing you to easily monitor and improve the energy consumption in your home.

Can Your Electrical System Support an EV Charger?

Can Your Electrical System Support an EV Charger?

For most electric vehicle owners, installing a home charging station is an essential step which can save time and money. In order to charge your electric vehicle at home, it’s important to determine whether your home electrical system can support an EV charger, and whether you should invest in a system upgrade.

What Is Bi-Directional Charging, and How Can It Benefit EV Owners?

What Is Bi-Directional Charging, and How Can It Benefit EV Owners?

Introducing the future of electric vehicle charging — bi-directional charging. Bi-directional charging is a brand new type of battery-storage technology which has been gaining popularity as more vehicle manufacturers such as Nissan and Mitsubishi have begun releasing new vehicles with bi-directional capabilities.

What You Need to Know About Charging Your Electric Vehicle at Home

What You Need to Know About Charging Your Electric Vehicle at Home

Over the past year, the demand for zero-emission vehicles has skyrocketed, and major manufacturers such as Volkswagen, Toyota and Tesla are eager to meet the demand. Soaring gas prices and increased maintenance costs have provided a greater incentive for more and more Canadians to make the switch to electric vehicles…

Tips for Hanging Your Christmas Lights Outdoors

Tips for Hanging Your Christmas Lights Outdoors

Christmas season is here and what better way to spread Christmas spirit than to decorate the outside of your home with Christmas lights! If this is your first-time hanging Christmas lights or you want to learn how you can have the best Christmas lights decorations in...

Stay Safe This Christmas: Check Your Tree Lights!

Stay Safe This Christmas: Check Your Tree Lights!

The weather is once again cold, snowflakes are falling, and the radio is playing Mariah Carey’s “All I want for Christmas is You”, it’s official: Christmas season is upon us!   Decorating your home with festive décor is a great way to cultivate the Christmas spirit....

This Winter Be Prepared For Any Power Outage

This Winter Be Prepared For Any Power Outage

In 2013 the City of Toronto was hit with a massive ice storm that left the city looking like a magical winter wonderland. The thick layer of ice caused trees, and powerlines to fall and left more than 400,000 Ontario residents without any power. Many residents had to...

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