The Facts About Warm Weather Power Surges

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Warmer months means living it up outside. But it also brings severe and sometimes unpredictable weather. So with the chances of weather uncertainty and heat, it’s best to be prepared for anything.  It’s true that power surges can happen during any season of the year, but there is a sharp spike in activity during warmer months due to excessive electricity usage and lightning storms.

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Austin Electrician Outlines How We Help Commercial Business

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Maintaining your Central Texas commercial business requires a lot of work, Including property upkeep, managing customers or services, bookkeeping, hiring employees, and so on. It’s enough responsibility to keep you busy all day, everyday.  But when it comes to electrical issues, you shouldn’t have to worry. Dealing with electrical problems should be left to a professional electrician in Austin, and not tended to by yourself.  Here are just a few of the commercial services that we offer to commercial businesses.

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7 Electrical Tips on Improving Your Home (and Savings!) by Going Green

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Going green means using things that do not impact the Earth in a negative way. What was once just a trend a few decades ago, has become a reality in every part of the world.  Going green can mean many things: recycling, buying organic or locally grown, or even finding alternate means of travel. But when it comes to improving your home, it means less impact, and huge future savings.  Here are some eco-friendly electrical tips on going green.

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Improve Your Home Office’s Electrical System to Avoid Annoying Breaker Trips

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When a home office is first set up, it seems like everything will be perfect. Unfortunately, this feeling can be ended in a snap – the snapping sound of the room’s breaker kicking into the “off” position. This is because most rooms weren’t originally set up to meet the electrical demands of the typical home worker. Here are some of the things that are typically run in these rooms:

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Is Your Home Up To Code?

When was the last time you checked to see if your home meets the minimum electrical code standards? Many central Texas homes don’t. The National Electrical Code (NEC) is a set of basic standards that ensure safe installation of electrical wiring and equipment in the U.S.  It’s designed to prevent fires and electric shocks, to keep circuits from overloading, and more. The code is updated every three years so you can imagine that parts of your home’s electrical system may not meet the suggested safety standards.

Here are just a couple of improvements worth considering:

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