Why is my electricity bill higher in cold weather?


As we officially settle in for colder, shorter days, we often find that our habits change, too. We spend more time at home and indoors, making soup and watching movies. People automatically switch into hibernation mode. And that’s great! It’s the natural rhythm of things and it’s good to take some time to slow down, get cozy and recuperate after … Read More

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


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 Installation: Which Ones Do I Need?


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 … Read More

How Office Lighting Can Improve Productivity


If you are a business owner or employer, you probably understand the importance of having happy employees. Happy employees equal productive employees. And productive employees lead to a better chance of success in business. Many employers have gone to great lengths to increase employee happiness, in an attempt to increase productivity. They stock the fridge full of healthy juice or … Read More

Lighting Upgrades that will help you save! (In more ways than one)


It always feels great when, as a business owner, you can find ways to save money. And when it comes to lighting, upgrading fixtures, bulbs and controls can have multiple benefits. So, let’s look at some of the perks of upgrading the lighting in and around your building. Cash Savings As mentioned, saving money is one of the most appealing … Read More

All About Radiant In-floor Heating


There might be nothing more luxurious than heated floors. Waking up after a good night’s sleep or getting out of the shower and stepping onto nice warm floors feels like heaven. Radiant in-floor heating has more benefits than just feeling good. It evenly heats rooms, is quiet, is great for people with allergies and respiratory sensitivities, it is aesthetically pleasing … Read More

Home Thermostat Upgrades


Sometimes the newest technologies can be difficult to keep up with. It seems like almost every day there is a new app or gadget that claims to be smarter than you and promises to make your life easier, but which instead ends up eating up your time and leaving you frustrated. But occasionally there is a new technology that comes … Read More