Is It Time For An Electrical Panel Upgrade?

Most homeowners only have a vague idea of what their electrical panel is and where it is located. It is the large box that is mounted where all the electrical service enters your house. And hopefully, yours has many circuit breakers in it rather than fuses. If you still have a fuse box in your […]

How To Safely Use A Power Strip

Most homeowners love power strips for their added function when outlets are maxed out. You might love everything about your quaint 1960s home, except the lack of outlets on the kitchen counter. As a result, there is no place to plug in a coffee maker, toaster oven, and that cool blender that makes the perfect […]

Are GFCI Outlets Needed In The Bathroom And Kitchen?

If you are thinking about a remodel or even house shopping, knowing a bit about GFCI outlets can help you with your task at hand. In the case of a remodel, you will need to include GFCIs in areas that could potentially be moist. In most cases, that consists of the bathrooms, kitchen, laundry area, […]