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2910, 2020

Most Common Light Switch Problems

A malfunctioning light switch often doesn’t seem like a big deal. However, a bad light switch can indicate if there are other electrical issues, such as a wiring problem. Underlying issues or a defective light switch itself can contribute to something as bad as a home fire. Here are some of the most common problems to help realize [...]

2310, 2020

How to Prevent Electrical Circuit Overloads

An electrical circuit overload occurs when more electricity runs through a circuit than it can handle. Circuit breakers trip the circuit, cutting power to prevent the wiring from overheating. Signs of an overload include flickering/dimming lights, hot outlets, smoke from outlets, burning smells, and humming or buzzing sounds. Appliances and electronics may seem to lack power as well. [...]

910, 2020

What Are the Advantages of Replacing Your Electrical Panel?

The electrical panel, or electrical service panel, is an essential part of a home electrical system, although it is usually hidden out of sight. A variety of problems can originate there. If you’re experiencing a number of electrical issues, upgrading or replacing your electrical panel can often eliminate them. Continue reading to see some benefits of replacing the [...]

1809, 2020

Most Common Recessed Lighting Problems

The popularity of recessed lighting in homes is undeniable. It is extremely versatile, as recessed lights can provide the primary source of lighting for a room, or be installed in localized areas, such as under cabinets or inside closets. While convenient and aesthetic, recessed lights are associated with some common problems. These issues, along with possible solutions, will [...]

409, 2020

What to Do When You Have a Power Outage

A power outage can affect any home. With the sudden loss of power, there’s no television, lighting, hot water, or any other amenity that requires electricity. An electrical outage isn’t just a surprise; it can be a dangerous situation. Blackouts have occurred this year in California for many reasons, from overloads during frequent heat waves to the outbreak [...]

2808, 2020

A Brief History of Electricity

As a premier electrical services provider in Southern California, it is not only an honor to provide electrical repair and installation services, but to also educate our customers. Here, we will reflect on the history of electricity, which powers every modern device and electronic system. In our timeline of electrical history, we will reflect on key milestones and [...]

2108, 2020

4 Benefits of Outdoor LED Lighting

Outdoor lighting has gone through quite the evolution in the last decade and is now an essential addition to any residential and commercial property. Installing adequate outdoor lighting goes beyond decorative ambiance and provides safety, security, and discourages crime.  One of the most common outdoor lighting options are LED lights. LEDs, short for light-emitting diodes, have skyrocketed in [...]