FB Integrated Solutions Inc. Blog : Archive for July, 2017

Should You Consider a Heated Driveway Installation?

Monday, July 31st, 2017

heated-driveway-installation-considerIt may seem like a very odd time of the year to be talking about anything heating-related, considering how temperatures have been pretty steadily hovering in the 80’s in recent weeks. However, when winter does hit in our parts, it hits hard—and the key to ensuring you’re ready for whatever winter may bring is preparing with, and investing in, the right systems and services now.

One of these systems is the heated driveway, an increasingly popular Newton, MA snow melting system option, and one that requires the type of landscape changes that make it best to have installed as early in the year as possible. Heated driveway systems allow you to enjoy the convenience of having a concrete or asphalt driveway without the inconvenience of pavement that is covered with layers of snow or ice. Sure, you can shovel your driveway every day—but exactly how practical is this? Keep reading to learn more about heated driveways and their benefits.

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Why You Need GFCI Outlets in Your Home

Monday, July 17th, 2017

need-GFCI-outletsDo you spend a lot of time thinking about your electrical system? Chances are, you probably don’t—and we understand. But with the increasing demands that homeowners place on these systems with the addition of high efficiency appliances and mobile devices that require charging, it’s imperative that you think about your safety, and the effectiveness of your electrical system. One way to focus on electrical safety is by investing in GFCI installation services in the Boston area.

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Get the Most Out of Your Ceiling Fans this Summer!

Monday, July 17th, 2017

ceiling-fans-get-the-most-this-summerWhen it comes to serving the electrical needs of homeowners throughout the Boston area, we know our stuff. We’re always happy to assist you with any questions you may have, and provide money-saving advice that will also help you stay safe and feel more comfortable. For instance, we’d like to share with you how our ceiling fan services in Brighton, MA can help keep you cool and save you in energy costs.

The great thing about ceiling fans is not only can they help keep you comfortable in the summertime, but when winter rolls around they can help distribute heat, too. Keep reading to learn more about the functions of ceiling fans.

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Remodeling Your Home? Consider This!

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

remodeling-your-home-consider-thisJust as remodeling your home requires strategic planning, so does wiring a home. So as we progress into summer and you consider what type of home remodeling or renovation project you’d like to take on this year, keep in mind which ones may make great “do-it-yourself” jobs and which ones won’t—such as any electrical work.

When you’re remodeling or renovating your home, it’s important to go over safety precautions, and understand the many electrical considerations that must be factored in both before and during the project. Managing the electrical aspect of the job is something that should only be left to a trained, experienced, and certified electrician. Keep reading to learn about some important electrical factors you should consider as your renovation begins.

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