Friday, August 26, 2016
Simple Ways to Prevent Electrical Fires
Electrical problems are among the leading causes of house fires that claim nearly 4,000 American lives every year.
Prevention is key. Studies show that “do-it-yourselfers” sometimes inadvertently create
hazardous situations through improper installation of electrical devices like:
Give us a call, and we can check your electrical system to make sure it’s completely safe.
Enjoy Outdoor Activities, but Beware of Electrical Risks
Even though electricity use outdoors may add greater ease to your chores and more enjoyment to your entertainment this summer, it also brings risks.
Pre-Disaster PreventionWhile electrical emergencies often take a homeowner by surprise, many times the “pre-disaster” signs would have already been visible to a trained electrician. Picture this: You’ve just returned home from a summer cookout when you smell and see smoke coming from an outlet. You rush to flip the circuit breaker to the kitchen, then call an electrician for help. The best time to call is before a dangerous situation occurs. We can help you understand your electrical system’s nature, and we can help preserve your safety and save you a whole lot of trouble. Want to learn more? Give us a call.