How to make your basement more energy efficient?

Whether you are building a new house or renovating an older home, making spaces more energy efficient have a great number of benefits. With basements especially, there is a positive chain reaction that occurs. The two most notable things about upgrading a basement’s energy efficiency are that it’s good for the environment and it’s good for the pocketbook. Here’s a … Read More

Electric Heater Types for Homes

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Lots of people say that the cold in Vancouver is different than in other places. Because of the humidity in the air, it’s often chilly and damp and hard to warm up from. Even in the Spring, there is still a bite to the air, especially at night. That’s why electric heaters are a popular option for people who don’t … 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

BPM Electric Offering Electrical Services For Property Managers

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Every residence and building requires different electrical wiring needs. At BPM Electric, we understand these differences and offer an array of unique services, each tailored to suit different needs. One area that we focus on is providing customized wiring services for property managers. Apartment complexes pose a unique set of challenges and property managers can often feel overwhelmed whether there … Read More

Common Electrician Glossary

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Most industries have a set of jargon that the average person just doesn’t understand. From the tech world to the medical field, there are some terms and phrases that are reserved for the people who live in those worlds. The electrical trade is no different. There is a long list of words that electricians understand and that the everyday person … Read More

All About Radiant In-floor Heating

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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

What Is A Whole House Surge Protector

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Sometimes the best measures to take are preventative ones, especially when it comes to electrical wiring in your home. We are talking specifically about protecting your home and devices from power surges. Many people are familiar with surge protectors that plug into an outlet to protect computers or electronic devices, but did you know that there are whole house surge … Read More

Top Electrical Violations We Find During Electrical Inspections

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Having your electrical wiring checked by a professional electrician is one of the most important steps you can take in home maintenance. Especially if you are purchasing an older home, or have been living in a home that was built several decades ago, you should be aware of the condition of the wiring. Faulty wiring and electrical fires can be … Read More

Now Offering Electrical Contracting In Chilliwack

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Our Chilliwack Electricians Provide The Same Great Service At BPM Electric, we are proud to serve the Lower Mainland and all of the great people and businesses that call the incredible west coast home. And now we are very excited to add another city to the long list of places we serve — we are happy to announce that we … Read More

Electrical Tips for Your Office

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Virtually every office or commercial building you will ever find runs on electricity. Business owners and office workers rely on uninterrupted power to maintain productivity and provide their own services to their customers. With so much relying on the electricity in an office or commercial building, it is important that workers as well as employers are aware of the necessary … Read More