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5 Electrician Do’s and Don’ts to Live By

  Basic electrician work is important. Even something as simple as custom lighting or ceiling fan installation takes time and care to finish. No matter how much you think you know about electronics, you should never complete electrical work without the supervision of a certified electrician. When you need work [...]

April Showers Bring Power Outages

With all of the April showers, what does that mean for your electric? Because of the thunderstorms we have been getting, it’s no shock that our electric will be affected. April showers bring May flowers, but they can also bring up some serious electrical issues. We’ve created a list of [...]

Spring Break or Spring Remake?

Now, just think. Outdoor movies, outside entertainment. Hot Tubs, BBQs - Where all your time will be spent. Relaxing outside, swimming pools and no school. How can this be beat in your Staycation Retreat? If you read that to the tune of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, then you [...]

Top 8 Memorable Valentine’s Day Gifts

Top 8 Memorable Valentine's Day Gifts  What do you get for someone who has everything? We’ve compiled a list of giftable items that will make your Valentine’s Day a long-term, memorable one!   1.     Hot Tub Who doesn’t want a new hot tub to relax in on Valentine’s Day? It’s [...]

Why Electrical Wiring Shouldn’t Be Your Next DIY Project

Why Electrical Wiring Shouldn’t Be Your Next DIY Project Home repairs can be costly, so it’s understandable that you may want to fix certain issues yourself to save time and money. Replacing weatherstripping or oiling a sticky drawer are easy projects with little risk. But when it comes to electrical [...]

What Is Color Temperature and Why Does It Matter?

  Shopping for light bulbs is a pretty simple task, right? And yet it can quickly become overwhelming when you realize how many different options you have to choose from. Color temperature is one of the most important factors to consider. If you’ve been browsing the light bulb aisle recently, [...]

Why Install a Home Backup Generator?

A power loss can be a dangerous event for homes and families—and not to mention inconvenient. With the frequency of thunderstorms and extreme weather in the St. Louis area, homes are at greater risk for outages. What’s the best way to avoid the risks and inconveniences of an electrical outage? [...]

Why Replace Aluminum Wiring?

Does your home have aluminum wiring that needs to be replaced? According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), “Aluminum wiring in a house presents a very serious potential fire hazard.” If your house was built or remodeled between 1965 and 1973, or if you notice any warning signs—such as [...]

5 Great Ways to Lower Your Winter Electric Bill

Have you noticed your energy bill creeping up over the past few months? St. Louis winters can be tough on the wallet, especially if you live in an older home with poor insulation or aging appliances. Luckily, there are several things you can do to help save energy and lower [...]