Category: Hiring Electricians

Home Electricity Hazards

Human curiosity is part of what makes us so special; we want to know the why and what of things, to better understand how things tick, and how we can use them to our advantage. Fire is the prime example of this; despite the inherent dangers of fire, humans learned to control it to our […]

Modernizing Canada’s Aging Power Grid

In the 70s and 80s, there was a lot of investment into electrical infrastructure in Canada. New technologies were demanding higher electrical capacity in homes, and the growth of Canada’s large urban centres meant that demand was sure to remain high. The surge of investment into the grid was so monumental that supply actually ended […]

Commercial Lighting Tips

Whether you’re building a new commercial space or renovating an existing one, it’s important to consider how the space is going to be used, what you want to highlight and how people are going to get around. These considerations will inform the decisions that you make about lighting in your space, from where the lights […]

Finding the Right Electrician

You definitely don’t want to install electrical systems in your own home if you don’t know what you’re doing. There can be house fires, there can be electrocution, there can be overloaded circuits; all in all, there can be a huge mess. That’s not to say you can’t do small electrical experiments on your own*; […]

Why we all Should Have a Home Electrical Inspection

Before buying a house, you ought to inspect or have an expert inspect the electrical installation, as well as its components. You might have the city or county inspector check it out, or you might find an electrical contractor that can help you with this task. Be certain that the house is updated and meets […]

Should You Get a UPS System for Your Home Office?

Have you been debating making a few upgrades to your home office? If you spend a lot of time getting work done from home, an uninterruptable power supply (UPS) system might be just the change you need. You never know when you might experience a power flicker that could cost you hours’ worth of work. […]