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Is Degrading Electrical Wiring Threatening Your Household?

Monday, December 17th, 2018

Service technician testing a furnaceOf all the issues that could potentially threaten parts of your household, electrical problems are perhaps the most concerning. After all, while a plumbing problem can inflict water damage and a heating system issue could leave you uncomfortable for a couple of days, electrical wiring problems could cause electrocution and/or house fires.

It’s essential that you have a professional electrician in Andover, MA check the wiring in your home at least every few years. This will substantially decrease the likelihood that a severe problem will occur.

Even with this diligent maintenance, however, there’s still a chance an electrical wiring problem can happen, and therefore we urge all homeowners to be aware of the signs that their home has one. Should any of the following scenarios describe yours, give our team a call right away.

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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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Why Should Your Home Theater Be Installed by a Pro?

Monday, December 18th, 2017

Family eating pizza and watching TV on sofaMost homeowners understand why they should only trust a professional for big electrical wiring jobs—such as the installation of a complete electrical system within a new home. Not only can working with electricity be dangerous, but professionally trained electricians have the training and knowledge on how to keep up with electrical codes and building codes in your area.

But what about a Boston, MA home theater installation? Do you really need a pro for that? Well, yes.

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How Would Your Home Stand Up in a Storm?

Monday, November 20th, 2017

generator being worked on by three techniciansWe’re not talking about the actual physical foundation and walls of our house when we ask this question, but rather your electrical system. How can you ensure that you’ll have power to the important systems and appliances in your home should a powerful storm come through?

In addition to making sure your heating system is well maintained for the winter season well on its way, we urge you to consider an electrical appliance that you never really think much about—until you need it. That’s your generator! So when you call to schedule your heating maintenance appointment, go ahead and arrange for Andover, MA generator maintenance, too.

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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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Watch for Signs You Need a Professional Electrician

Monday, June 19th, 2017

watch-for-signs-need-professional-electricianLet’s say every once in a while you have a tripped circuit breaker. Or perhaps you’ve noticed flickering lights throughout your home. If you have an older home with an equally old electrical system, then these occurrences could be the sign of serious electrical troubles—even if on their own they seem relatively minor. It’s important to realize how threatening electrical fires are though, and know that they are preventable.

Hiring a professional electrician for an electrical wiring upgrade in Newton, MA will reduce your risk of electrical fires and shock, but how do you know if your home is in need of this to begin with? You won’t always be able to tell on your own—though there are some general signs you can watch out for, which we’ll get to in a moment. You may have to call in a licensed electrician to inspect your electrical system to determine if you really do have a wiring problem.

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An Electrical Underdog: The Year-Round Benefits of Ceiling Fans

Monday, May 8th, 2017

ceiling-fan-benefitsWhen it comes to meeting any of your electrical service needs, you can count on our staff to really know their stuff. We’re always here to answer any questions you may have, and make recommendations about electrical products and services that could benefit you—such as electrical panel upgrades or rewiring to accommodate added devices and appliances.

One electrical component that is in most homes throughout the country, but not often given a whole lot of though, is the ceiling fan. You may be surprised by just how much not only a Brookline, MA ceiling fan installation will benefit you, but how much using your ceiling fan can work to your advantage, no matter what time of the year it is.

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Residential Electrical FAQ: Our Answers to Your Burning Questions

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Over the years, our clients have asked many questions about their electrical systems; how to best care for them, what the cause of certain issues are, and more. We’ve compiled just a few of the most common questions we get below, with our responses.

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