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Yard Work Safety Tips

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Spring is the perfect time for gardening, lawn care, and landscaping. You’re probably familiar with the common warning, “call before you dig.” But there are also several other electrical safety considerations that you should be aware of. Before tackling yard work and other outdoor projects this spring, be sure to [...]

How to Deal with Electrical Storm Damage

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Spring storm season has arrived in St. Louis. In the event of a lightning storm or flash flood, be sure to stay safe and act smart. Thunderstorms can cause several different types of electrical storm damage, including power outage. Keep reading to learn more about what electrical problems can occur [...]

Electrical Safety During Storms and Floods

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Beware the ides of March! Spring storm season is here. And you know what that means: thunder, lightning, lots of rain, and (potentially) floods. Electrical storms and flash floods pose many safety hazards and can be very dangerous. To help keep you and your family safe this spring, we’ve put [...]

6 Custom Kitchen Lighting Ideas

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

The kitchen is the heart of the home. If you’re remodeling or updating, custom lighting is a great way to enhance the look of your kitchen. Start by developing a carefully thought-out lighting plan, making sure all areas of your kitchen are lighted with their specific purpose in mind. Options [...]

Holiday Electrical Safety Tips

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

  Happy Holidays from Paramount Electric! This time of year is full of joy and cheer, but it’s also a time to look out for electrical hazards. Things like holiday lights, festive decorations, and home heating during cold weather may pose electrical dangers in the home. To help keep you [...]

Why Install a Commercial Backup Generator?

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Loss of power can be devastating for businesses. With the frequency of thunderstorms and extreme weather in St. Louis, businesses in this area are at greater risk for outages. The best way to avoid the downsides of an electrical outage is by having an alternate power source on standby. In [...]

Electrical Tips for Home Remodeling

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Tackling a renovation this fall? Be sure to take electrical considerations into account! Before you get started, check out our electrical tips for home remodeling projects. Making updates to your house is a great way to raise its value and also make it more personalized to your taste and needs. [...]

Fire Prevention Week

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Electrical safety is extremely important. In honor of Fire Prevention Week, we’ve provided some fire prevention tips to help you protect your home or business. When it comes to fire safety, there are many electrical issues to consider, from smoke alarm installation to appropriate light bulb wattage. About Fire Prevention [...]

Switching Your Business to LED

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Buildings like gas stations and warehouses can benefit greatly from LED lighting. For cash credits and huge energy savings, try switching your business to LED. Quality lighting systems save you money and help your employees and customers stay safe, comfortable, and productive. With professionally installed LED commercial lighting from Paramount [...]

Outdoor Audio and Lighting: Cool Ideas for Your Summer BBQ

2017-05-23T13:49:09+00:00

Ready to host family gatherings and BBQs this summer? Outdoor audio and lighting technology offer cool options for home automation and outdoor entertaining. Wireless music, automatic lights, and dimmers are becoming more and more popular inside the home, but what about when it’s time to move the party outside? We’ve [...]