November 2017

Winter Holiday Lighting Safety Tips

By | November 27th, 2017|Electric Safety, LED Lighting, Outdoor Lighting|

The holidays sneak up on us every year. It seems like just yesterday; our electricians were packing up the decorations and putting them in storage. But, yet again, the holidays are just around the corner, so it's time to pull out those boxes and start untangling those strings of lights. While it's lovely to see the strings of bright bulbs [...]

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Thermostat Buying Guide

By | November 27th, 2017|Save Money, Thermostats, Tips|

Even for those of you who held out until the very last moment to kick on the furnace as the fall chill started to creep in, it's likely you've given in by now. Now that the heat is thawing your bones and the usual arguments over what the average temperature has recommenced, perhaps you've noticed it's time to replace your [...]

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INFOGRAPHIC: Electrical Safety Tips For Babies

By | November 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

An Electricians List Of Tips For Newborn Babies When babies become mobile—crawling, scooting around, and then walking—it’s a whole different ball game in the home. Suddenly everything becomes a hazard! Dangling cords, unorganized book shelves, nothing is safe from a curious baby discovering the world. That's why we created this infographic for you new parents out there, Electrical Safety Tips [...]

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September 2017

When To Get An Electrical Safety Inspection

By | September 17th, 2017|Electric Safety, Electrical Inspection|

How often do you stop to think about how much electricity you use on a daily basis? Probably not very often. In fact, most of us hardly notice just how much electricity we consume, let alone how much energy there is flowing through our homes. Having an understanding of the electrical system in your house is a good idea for [...]

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Guide To An Electrical Panel

By | September 13th, 2017|Electrical Panels, Tips|

There are no two homes exactly alike… but there are some commonalities from house to house. For example, every home has walls and windows, and every house has an electrical panel. You’ve seen it before, that grey box that’s usually in a dark and hardly visited corner of the basement. While you might not think about it often, it’s a [...]

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August 2017

BPM Electric Is A Shell Busey’s House Smart Approved Electrical Contractor

By | August 19th, 2017|Electrical Contractor, HouseSmart|

At BPM Electric, we’ve always been proud of the work we do and the commitment to quality in all of our business practices. But did you know that we are also a Shell Busey's HouseSmart approved electrical contractor? Shell Busey, notable radio personality and former host of the Home Discovery Show, created this network as a service to help homeowners [...]

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Are Outdoor Outlets Safe?

By | August 14th, 2017|Electrical Outlets, Outdoor Lighting|

When of the best things about summertime in full swing is that it’s a great time to enjoy the outdoor areas of your home. Whether that’s your deck, porch or lawn, it’s tough to beat spending time outside. If you do find yourself spending more time outdoors, you might also find that you need access to more electricity. Instead of [...]

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July 2017

Electrical Outlet Installation: Which Ones Do I Need?

By | July 14th, 2017|Electrical Outlets, Electrical Upgrades|

Whether you are building a new home or are considering doing electrical updates, having some knowledge about electrical outlets will serve you well. Electrical outlets have changed over the years, both due to increasing demands for electricity and because technology is ever evolving to make things safer and more efficient. So here’s a list of what electrical outlets you might [...]

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How To Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

By | July 11th, 2017|Energy Conservation, Save Money, Tips|

It’s finally here, summertime has settled upon us all. The skies are blue, the ocean is calling, and the temperature is rising. And while there’s no complaining about summer weather, for many people, the heat can get a little tough to deal with after awhile. Other cities in the world, even in Canada, have air conditioning everywhere you go. However, [...]

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June 2017

How To Label your Electrical Panel

By | June 19th, 2017|Electric Safety, Electrical Panels, Tips|

There are certain jobs that every homeowner should to do. And the best jobs are the ones you only need to do once, like labeling your electrical panel. Having a clearly labeled electrical panel will make life easier and safer. If there is an emergency and you need to quickly shut the power off or if you are doing repairs [...]

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