electrical safety and conservation with kids

Teaching Kids About Electrical Safety & Conservation

Teach your Children well Electrical dangers are no joke, and it’s never too soon to teach children how to be safe around electricity. While you’re at it, take this opportunity to teach your children how to conserve energy. Learn ways to make conservation a family adventure that lets your kids become planet-saving superheroes. Start with … Continued

Change is Blowing in the Wind – Ceiling Fan Circulation

Here’s Why You Need to Rotate Your Ceiling Fans You know that it’s important to regularly rotate your tires, but did you know that your ceiling fans need regular rotation, too? Read on to learn how this simple trick can keep your home feeling comfortable all year and save you a lot of money when … Continued

Energy Loss Costs More than Comfort

Six Ways to Audit Your Home’s Energy Yourself With winter settling in to stay for a while, you’re probably glad to turn on the heat and get your house cozy. At the same time, there’s no sense overpaying for electricity that’s just being wasted. Don’t lose money because of poor ventilation, old insulation or phantom … Continued

Pendant Lighting Installers Near Me

Hang Up Your Style with Pendant Lighting Recessed lights are a great option if you want a sleek, understated look for your lighting, but pendant lights give you the opportunity to really show off your style. Whether you choose a simple hanging pendant with an Edison bulb or an elaborate chandelier, a pendant light makes … Continued

Why Does Smoke Detector Keep Chirping?

Five Reasons Your Smoke Alarms are Chirping Your fire alarms keep chirping at odd, random times and it’s starting to becoming irritating. It could also have you worried. Is the alarm not functioning, is it on its last legs, does it need to be replaced? Read on to learn the various reasons that an alarm … Continued

Wiring for Chicken Coop

Power to the Chickens? A chicken coop is a staple of every self-respecting farm, but chicken coops have also become popular in suburban and city homes. Having a chicken coop is part of the movement for local food as well as a way to produce truly farm-to-table meals right from your own backyard. Some people … Continued

Smart Lighting Control

Five Tips for Smart Lighting Would you like to have total control of your home or office lighting? Imagine being able to turn everything off and on, change the colors and dim the lights even if you don’t have a dimmer. Now imagine doing that by using a hub like Alexa, Google Assistant or Nest. … Continued

10 Tips for a Safe Holiday Light Display

Safe Holiday Decorating It wouldn’t be the holiday season without gorgeous light shows twinkling up and down the street. For some of us, driving or walking through the neighborhood admiring the holiday displays has become a yearly tradition. If you’re planning to set up a show of lights that will be the star of the … Continued

Where to Locate Smoke Detectors

Where to Install Smoke Detectors You probably don’t pay much attention to your smoke alarms on a daily basis, but they’re your hardworking, first line of defense. Studies of fire safety have shown that the best protection against fatal, property-damaging fires is installing smoke alarms that work properly. Types of Alarms There are two types … Continued

LED Lighting for Outdoor Steps and Paths

Lighten Up With LEDs You enjoy your deck, patio and other outdoor spaces when the sun’s out. But why limit your fun to the daytime? Add the proper lighting and you can keep the fun going into the late hours. With winter on its way, consider adding outdoor heating as well. You’ll have an outdoor … Continued

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