Electricity is an important component of every home. Without it, we’d have nothing to power the appliances and electronics we use every day. However, while electricity can be a blessing, at times it can also cause problems in your home when the electrical wiring becomes faulty. Often, this results in electrical emergencies that can prove […]
Children are notorious for getting themselves into dangerous predicaments. While there’s no way to completely prevent a child from getting into trouble, there are things you can do to keep them safe at home, especially where electrical components are involved.
Every year in the United States, fires and accidents caused by electrical hazards result in about 4,400 injuries, 400 deaths and an estimated $1.6 billion in property damage. As a home or business owner, electrical safety should be one of your top priorities. This will not only benefit you, but your family members and customers […]
Flickering lights are an annoyance for many homeowners. It can even be a little frightening when it happens unexpectedly, as it’s somewhat reminiscent of the horror movies we’ve all seen. There’s no need to worry, though, as it’s completely normal for flickering to occur on occasion. If it’s started happening regularly or is becoming a […]
More than 30,000 non-fatal shock accidents occur every year, according to the Electrical Safety Foundation International. They originate from various sources, including faulty switches and outlets, loose connections and short circuits which, if ignored, could cause a fire or electrocution.