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Home Lighting Timer Options

Choosing Light Switch Timers Light switch timers can help you save money, conserve energy and enhance your home’s security. Some light switch timers take the place of your regular switches, while others can go on top of your current switches. You have several options when it’s time to choose your timers. Basic Types Most timers … Continued

Wiring for VRF Climate Control System

FAQs About VRF Systems A variable refrigerant flow (VRF) system can help your commercial building save money. These systems can be an excellent solution for commercial office buildings and residential rental units. At SESCOS, we have the knowledge and experience to install and maintain the wiring for these systems. Here some questions our customers frequently … Continued

Time To Rotate Your Ceiling Fans

It’s Time To Rotate Your Ceiling Fans If you’re not rotating your ceiling fans, it’s time to start. If you need ceiling fans repaired, rewired or installed, call SESCOS today. Are Your Ceiling Fans Ready for Summer? Ceiling fans can keep your home comfortable, conserve energy and slash your electric bill. To get all the … Continued

Is it safe to spray foam around electrical outlets?

Spray Foam To Insulate Outlets Spray foam is a handy, easy-to-use insulator, but you can’t just use it everywhere. If you’re thinking about spraying it around your outlets and your electrical box, follow basic safety precautions and use it with care. Insulation will help your home stay at a regular temperature. It can help you … Continued

Home Electricity Usage Monitoring Options

Monitor Your Home Electricity Usage There are many good reasons to monitor your home energy use. Knowing which appliances and devices cost you the most to run is valuable information. Is your smart appliance really saving you money? Are your old appliances major energy hogs? Is it cheaper to use your toaster oven or your … Continued

What is a Power Inverter?

FAQs About Power Inverters A power inverter is an extremely handy gadget that converts energy from a car engine, the sun, wind, or other sources into usable power for your appliances and devices while you’re on the road. You can also use this power to fire up your generator. You just connect your inverter to … Continued

What is the electric power requirement for well pumps?

Wiring a Well Pump: Play It Safe Most of us rely on public water systems, but people who live in remote areas often need their own private water supply. According to the Virginia Department of Health, about 1 million homes in Virginia use well water. These homes are mostly in rural areas beyond the reach … Continued

Using Dimmers with LED Lights: What You Need To Know

Using Dimmers with LED Lights If you’re thinking of making the switch to LED lights, you may wonder if you can still create stylish lighting effects in your home. In particular, people often ask if they can still use dimmer switches when they install LED bulbs. You can see dimmers, but there are some tips … Continued

What are the Best Places to Place Floodlights?

Where To Place Your Outdoor Floodlights Floodlights are an important addition to any dark yard. If you’re using them to illuminate your home, they can increase your sense of security. In a commercial setting, bright outdoor lighting will make even the darkest outdoor areas feel bright and safe. Here are some suggestions for the best … Continued

Top Five Reasons To Replace Your Electrical Outlets

Replace Your Electrical Outlets? Do you need to replace your outlets? Here are some key reasons to consider getting new outlets. If you need help to install the new ones, call SESCOS. We can put them in safely and quickly. 1. The Contacts Are Worn Out Does your outlet feel loose when you plug something … Continued

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