Power surges can damage electronics and appliances, especially those with smaller and more sensitive components like computers and microwaves. In some cases, a power surge can even cause structural fires. Installing Surge Protection Devices (SPDs) is essential to protecting your devices from sudden increases in voltage.
Everyone experiences electrical problems in their home at some point, but not everybody does a good job handling them. To address these types of problems properly, Bailey & Shipp offers some expert advice below:
In the 60s and early 70s, aluminum was used as a low-cost alternative to copper wiring. Copper, back then enjoying a heady demand partly due to the Vietnam War, used to be mined, prior to a mass-production technique perfected in the 80s. This was a huge mistake, however, as it was later found that aluminum […]
Electrical problems such as flickering lights and surges are common problems, but that doesn’t mean that you should take them lightly. Today, your licensed residential electricians, Bailey & Shipp, show you how to troubleshoot three of the most common home electrical problems.
Electrical problems in your home or business should always be taken seriously. While it’s important not to put yourself at risk by trying to fix the problem yourself, putting off or ignoring the issue is just going to cause more problems. Instead, let an electrician from Bailey and Shipp Electric, the top electrical contractor in […]