FB Integrated Solutions Inc. Blog : Archive for January, 2018

4 Signs You Need Electrical Repairs

Monday, January 29th, 2018

plug in outlet on wallOne of the costliest, and potentially most dangerous, disruptions you can face in your home is an electrical problem. Your electrical system is used on a daily basis—in fact it’s a system that’s in use 24/7, given the amount of appliances and equipment we plug into our outlets.

It’s something that many of us take for granted, and yet if there’s a problem with your electrical system it can cause widespread problems throughout the rest of the home. It can even lead to serious injury through things like house fires, or electric shock.

To protect yourself and your home, be sure to call for Boston, MA electrical services the moment you notice any signs of an electrical system in disrepair. But, what are these signs?

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Does Your Generator Need Service?

Monday, January 15th, 2018

two male technicians servicing a generatorIf there is any appliance you never want to fail in the middle of winter, it’s your generator. This system can be your literal lifeline in an emergency, providing your home with power, light, and heat whenever there’s a power outage or even with a bigger disaster strikes. But in order for it to function as it should, it has to be ready to go at a moment’s notice.

The only way to ensure this is the case is by getting it tested by a professional Cambridge, MA electrician on a routine basis, and having it promptly repaired in the event that something is wrong with it. Fortunately, we are here for you if you do need generator repairs, but how do you know if you need them to begin with? After all, it’s not like you run your generator on a regular basis!

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Your Thermostat and Its Impact On Your Heater

Monday, January 1st, 2018

thermostat on a blue sky backgroundThis may come as a surprise to you, but your annual heating and cooling efforts actually can, and probably do, account for half of your entire energy usage, and therefore your energy costs. So, it makes sense that you want to use your HVAC systems as efficiently as possible, to save as much money as possible. But what’s the easiest way to cut your energy use?

You may think it’s by ceasing to use your heating and cooling systems altogether. But this is silly, not to mention impractical. Rather, the way to cut down on your energy use without sacrificing your comfort and the comfort of your household is by using one small electrical component in the way that it is meant to be used. We are talking about a thermostat, professionally installed and services by experienced and qualified Weston, MA electricians.

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