How to Add Lighting to a Living Room?

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If you are currently in the process of remodelling or re-decorating your home, one thing is true: lighting matters. After all, you can add as many trendy pieces of furniture as you would like and add the flooring of your dreams, but if you do not have the proper lighting system in place, it will all be in vain. We’ll … Read More

How Much is Electricity in Vancouver?

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There are many benefits to living in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia — but the cost of living isn’t typically one of them. However, there are more variables that go into determining how much it costs to live in a place than just housing costs alone. Electricity costs, for example, are another thing that you have to determine when you are … Read More

5 Kitchen Lighting Design Ideas

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When it comes to the lighting in your home, there is no room as important as the kitchen. After all, in what other room could substandard lighting result in a gauge in your finger or incorrect spice usage? Okay, so maybe those things aren’t likely to happen unless you are operating in a kitchen without any light at all. But … Read More

What Colour is the Best Lightbulb For Your Kitchen?

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When it comes to getting the most out of the rooms of your homes, lighting is a key part of determining your overall ambience. However, this is one area of design where a “one size fits all” approach simply will not do.   The reason for this is the fact that you use each room in your house for very … Read More

5 Common Electrical Problems in Older Buildings

There are many things to love about older residential buildings. Not only do they offer an undeniable charm, but they also tend to have larger rooms and hallways that seem to be becoming less and less common in modern buildings.   However, even if an old building appears to be in great condition externally, it’s inevitable that certain problems can … Read More

7 Reasons to Install Smart Lighting in Your Home

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When it comes to home improvement, the word “smart” is thrown around a lot these days. But what does it really mean? If you think that your home is going to start solving math problems for you, you may be sorely disappointed. However, if you are looking for ways to make improvements in your day to day life through technology, … Read More

How to Run A Sub-Panel To A Detected Garage?

there are lots of benefits of installing sub panel in your detached garage

Head’s up: although the information in this article can offer practical advice and tips, for the safety of yourself and others it is always recommended that you contact a licensed electrician before performing any electrical work.   A “subpanel” is sometimes also known as a “breaker box” or a “satellite circuit breaker panel”. Deciding to install a subpanel in your … Read More

Can LED Lights Be Used Outdoors?

outdoor led lights makes your home patio more cozy

We have all seen the outdoor LED patio setups on Pinterest — the enviably cozy outdoor spaces that are made even more inviting by the twinkle of string lighting. However, as tempting as it can be to optimize your outdoor living spaces, it’s important to question whether or not your dream designs pose a hazard to you, your friends, or … Read More

EV Charger Rebate Program in BC

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Back in September of last year, the provincial government enacted a series of financial incentives designed to get BC residents to make the switch to an electric vehicle. The EV charger rebate is one of these incentives, and it is scheduled to remain in effect until March 2021, or until funds for the program run out. In fact, there are … Read More

What To Do When Your Smoke Alarm Keeps Beeping?

close on smoke alarm that attached on the ceiling of home

It has probably happened to you before. Whether late at night while you’re trying to sleep, or seemingly periodically throughout the day, your smoke alarm starts beeping, but there is no smoke, let alone a fire. So what causes this annoying beeping that comes from your smoke detector? And more importantly, what do you do when this occurs? As annoying … Read More