What to Do to Protect Your Home from Extreme Weather

Tornado Damage
Recently extreme weather events seem to be happening more often in our DelMarVa area. Protecting ourselves from disastrous events such as the flooding that resulted from a severe rainstorm in Ellicott City, and a tornado that damaged many homes and businesses in Edgewater and Annapolis is crucial. Here are some ways we can protect our…

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Why is Upgrading Electrical Service to 200 Amp Needed?

Wire Inspection
When is it time to “heavy up” your electrical panel or upgrade to 200 amp service? A heavy up means to upgrade your service panel to handle increased amperage load to your home. This is needed when your home’s existing electrical system can’t handle the electrical needs of today’s appliances, HVAC systems, computers, hot tubs…

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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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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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