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

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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?

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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?

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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

How To Save Energy At Home?

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4 Tips of How To Save Energy At Home 1. Unplug devices We all know to turn off a device when you’re not using it. But devices that are plugged in, even when they’re not “on” will still draw small amounts of energy. It’s not a lot, but over time that cost will build up. An easy way to save … Read More

Considerations for Electrical Renovation in Your Home

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If you’re remodelling your home, one of the first things you’ll want to do is give your home an electrical renovation. Those exposed walls are the perfect opportunity to upgrade your home’s electrical system’s power, efficiency, and safety. Here are a few things you should consider when planning your electrical renovation. 4 Things To Consider For Electrical Renovation 1. Recharging … Read More

Why You Should Install a Sub Panel?

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Whether your home is equipped with a fuse panel or a circuit breaker panel, the function of the electrical panel is essentially the same. As power is fed into your home via the utility power lines it is intercepted and evenly distributed throughout your home via your breaker or fuse panel. This ensures there will be no dangerous electrical overloads … Read More

BC Electric Car Rebate 2020

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For those drivers considering making the switch from a combustible engine vehicle to an Electric Vehicle, now may be a better time than ever to do so. With increased rebates and financial incentives coming to BC residents in 2020, the time has never been better to invest in an Electric Vehicle. Even if you are a new driver looking for … Read More

4 Warning Signs of a Defective Wall Switch

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Since we use them practically every day, it can be easy to forget that a wall switch is just one part of an interconnected electrical system. When the wall switch begins to function in an abnormal way, it is usually a sign that it has become defective. In these cases, it is always best to replace the switch as soon … Read More

Preparing for a Power Outage in BC

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At the best of times, a sudden power outage can be a slight annoyance. In the worst of times a power outage in BC can be a major emergency, That is why no matter what it is always best to be prepared for any situation when the power suddenly shuts off. Below, we have put together some tips and a … Read More