The Benefits of Professional Electrical Services: Why You Should Hire a Licensed Electrical Contractor
When it comes to home improvement and maintenance, many homeowners may be tempted to tackle electrical projects on their own. However, DIY electrical work can actually pose significant risks.
Never Be Left in the Dark: Why You Need a Standby Generator
Homeowners face numerous challenges in their daily lives, and power outages are one of them. A standby generator is an investment that can help alleviate the problems caused by power outages and provide peace of mind.
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
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 Dangers of Going for the Lowest Bid: Why Quality Electricians Matter
When it comes to electrical work, it's important to remember that you get what you pay for. Hiring the cheapest electrician available might seem like a good idea at first, but it can end up costing you more in the long run. Here are a few reasons why homeowners should...
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
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!
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.
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...
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
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...
How to Upgrade Your Electrical Service to 200A
If your current electrical service is not sufficient to handle your electrical consumption, it’s time to upgrade your service.
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
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.
Here’s What You Need to Know About Home Battery Backup Systems
When an unexpected power outage occurs, it can be frustrating losing essential access to power. As a result, many homeowners have begun using home battery backup systems.
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.
Make Sure Your Home is Protected by Using a Whole-Home Surge Protector
Most homeowners believe that power strips provide a high level of protection for their devices against power surges. Unfortunately, that’s far from the truth.
When Do You Need a Permit for Electrical Work?
Whether you are looking to install solar panels, upgrade your electrical service, or install an electric vehicle charger, it is always advisable to make sure you are prepared.
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?
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?
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
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
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!
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
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...