Updating Lighting in Your Home

Room with different types of lighting

The average age of a house in the United States is approximately 37 years old. If your house is getting on in years, it may be time to consider updating your lighting. What worked well even just a decade ago may not be working well now. With advances in lighting and smart home technology, there…

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Check Out These Winter Pandemic Electrical Problems & Tips

Pandemic Electrical Tips

Electrical Issues Caused by Being at Home More Many people are spending more time now in their homes than they did in the past due to the pandemic. Since we are home more, we are using electrical equipment more often and experiencing electrical problems when things break or malfunction. For instance, a frequently used bathroom…

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Retirement Announcement

Jim Zimmerman has decided to retire from Bausum & Duckett effective September 11th, 2020. Jim started with us back in October of 1986 as a helper in our residential department 34 years ago. Jim quickly moved along as an electrician wiring projects such as townhomes for various builders to large custom homes. His expertise with…

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Bausum & Duckett Electric Celebrates 60 Years of Delivering “Power Solutions”

Bausum & Duckett Electric Management Team

Award-winning electrical contractor reflects on history, looks to future growth and empowering the next generation of electriciansEDGEWATER, MARYLAND (September XX, 2020) — Bausum and Duckett Electric LLC, one of the DMV’s leading full-service electrical contractors, recently celebrated its 60th year in business, continued growth in the region and dedication to apprenticeship programs.“When we purchased Bausum…

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10 Summer Electrical Tips

Smart Electrical Tips for Summer

Read our summer electrical tips to find out how to save some money on your electricity bill and stay safe around electricity. Block the hot summer sun with blinds, shades and/or drapes to keep heat out and keep your rooms cooler. Adjust your thermostat to the highest temperature you can tolerate to keep your energy…

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