Electrical Problems That Require an Electrician in Vancouver

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Do you ever wonder what it would have been like 100 years ago to ponder the future? Is there any way people could have foreseen the electrified world we live in today? Our lives today basically revolve around electricity. And as technology gets smarter and faster, we rely on electricity more and more. So what happens when there’s an electrical … Read More

Tips to Help You Choose the Right Electrician in Vancouver

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Hiring an electrician in Vancouver is a serious thing. A “good” electrician makes sure that you, your family and your home/building are safe and not at risk of burning down. A “bad” one, on the other hand, might put your safety at risk with shoddy workmanship. Poor electrical work can damage your appliances and electronics, can affect your insurance policy … Read More

EV Charger Installation

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We don’t want to get political here, but there has been a lot of talk in the news lately of a certain pipeline and rising tension with a certain province with which BC shares a border. It’s a complex topic that warrants a longer discussion than we have time and space for here. But in a way, it does pertain … Read More

Ice Rain Damage Prevention: How To Protect Your Home In A Power Outage

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We easily forget how dependent we are on the power grid. It’s hard to imagine what life would actually be like without electricity. But that doesn’t mean it can’t happen or that we shouldn’t be prepared for this type of emergency. Power outages can easily happen. At the end of 2017, snow and ice storms did plenty of damage to … Read More

Electrical Outlet Safety Tips

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Like anything, electrical outlets can get worn out and need updating from time to time. Poor electrical outlet maintenance and faulty wiring are the most common causes of electrical fires. And there are always advancements in safety being made. It’s not that long ago that houses were equipped with two-pronged outlets! When it comes to doing any actual wiring or … Read More

How to Install a Garburator

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Garbage disposals are one of the most underrated kitchen inventions out there. They make kitchen clean up super simple, and they help keep organic scraps from ending up in the landfill. It’s a win-win! Even if Do-It-Yourself projects are not your forte, installing a garburator is a good project to dive into. It’s not too complicated and with the proper … Read More

Cable Danger: How To Pet Proof Cables At Home

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We are all familiar with the term “baby-proofing” – keeping dangerous things out of reach from curious kids. But people often overlook the electrical hazards facing their pets, especially in the form of cables and cords. Cables powering electronics and other devices are so common around the home that people seem to hardly notice them. But to pets, cords might … Read More

General Topic: The Role of an Electrician & Electrical Contractor in 2017

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We love talking shop. In our line of work, there’s always much to discuss in terms of what we do and how we do it. It’s a trade that needs to evolve with the modern world—what was standard practice and technically advanced not that long ago is basically obsolete for electricians today. If you think of how much the world … Read More

Winter Holiday Lighting Safety Tips

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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 … Read More

Thermostat Buying Guide

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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 … Read More