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We Know Electric Blankets Are Cozy and Warm But Are They Safe?

by B.Annie on September 17, 2018

When the temperatures drop and you are trying to save money on the heating bill, an electric blanket may be your first choice. An electric heating blanket keeps you warm in  bed or when you’re sitting on the sofa during the winter months. We know electric blankets are cozy and warm but are they safe? […]

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Seven Important Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Electrician

by B.Annie on September 10, 2018

Trying to get the best bang for your buck while doing right by your home can be a challenge. At times, it may mean steering clear of DIY projects and getting the professionals involved.  Not sure where to start? There are seven important questions to ask before hiring an electrician. First things first First of all,  prepare […]

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Winterize Your Home Today to Prepare for Chilly Weather

by B.Annie on September 4, 2018

Winter is coming! Well, not just yet, but as quickly as the Halloween candy and holiday decorations make their appearance, so do the cold temperatures. It’s not too early to be proactive and start thinking about how to prepare. A great first step is to winterize your home. What does winterization mean? By definition, winterization […]


Handyman or Electrician – Which Should I Hire?

by B.Annie on August 27, 2018

A handyman is high on the list for every new homeowner.  We need someone to put up new shelves in the closet, change the doorknob, replace the screen on the back door or even put up new curtains or blinds in the living room.  The list of jobs a handyman can handle can seem endless. […]

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Top 4 Electrical Dangers In Your Household

by B.Annie on August 20, 2018

Electrical dangers may be lurking behind your walls.  Having an safety inspection by a certified electrician may save your home and your life. Electrical fires, shocks and electrocutions are a real risk with a faulty system left unchecked. With professional help, you could get your home up to safety standards and leave the electrical nightmare […]

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Landscape Lighting – Transform Your Property

by B.Annie on August 13, 2018

Don’t let the light leave your party. Landscape lighting can help you extend your living space.  From late night outdoor entertainment to personal safety, landscape lighting makes an important extension to our homes. Don’t get left in the dark. Perform a lighting audit. Consider looking over your property. You may notice dangerously dark corners or […]

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Is Your Home’s Electrical Panel Due For An Upgrade?

by B.Annie on July 30, 2018

  We normally don’t give much thought to the mechanics behind our lighting. Electricity is at our disposal, as if by magic. The simple truth, however, is the unsung hero of your home, your electrical system. It is what allows us to charge our phones, keeps us warm or cool, watch TV, cook and so […]

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Three Reasons For Noisy Pipes

by B.Annie on June 13, 2018

Do you have noisy pipes?  If so, it is time to call the plumber.  While other noises in your house may be innocuous, there is a chance that you noisy plumbing could go way beyond irritating, causing major damage to your home.  Three reasons for noisy pipes. Copper Pipes If you have copper pipes, you […]

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How to Save Money on Your Electric Bill

by B.Annie on April 9, 2018

Tired of high electric bills?  Try some of these tips and tricks to save money on your electric bill.  Energy Audit One of the best ways to start saving money on your electric bill is to have an energy audit. Frequently the electric company offers free energy audits. This means that an expert can come […]

Spring HVAC

Seven Steps to Get Your HVAC Ready for Spring

by B.Annie on April 2, 2018

Now is the time to consider what you need to do to get your HVAC ready for Spring. These steps are a combination of what the professional can do and what the homeowner can do.  Here’s a checklist. Spring HVAC Maintenance Replace Your Air Filter First, replace the air filter for your heater. Just like […]