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Recycle Non-Working Holiday Lights

Recycle Non-Working Holiday Lights

It happens to all of us — you get out your holiday decorations, are all stoked to trim the tree and create a celebratory light show to be seen from space when lo and behold, one (or many) strings of lights doesn’t work. You check all the bulbs, plug it […]

Watch Out For These Wiring Mistakes

Can you change an outlet or move a light switch? Do you consider yourself an amateur electrician? You may feel up to most electrical tasks but here are some pitfalls to watch out for that could save your life and your circuits. 1. Three way switch wiring 3-way switches can […]

Rewiring to Modernize a Kitchen: Planning

Rewiring to Modernize a Kitchen: Planning

Appliances are almost always upgraded during a kitchen remodel and rewiring requires careful planning that should be done during the kitchen design process. Here are the planning steps you should consider when modernizing your kitchen with new appliances. 1. Pick out appliances – As with all electrical wiring projects, the […]

Installing Speaker Wire Behind the Walls

Installing Speaker Wire Behind the Walls

When installing your home theater one of the most difficult tasks is keeping the unsightly speaker wires out of your line of sight as well as in an area where they will be disturbed as little as possible. This can be difficult considering that speaker wire must often times run […]

Wiring and Cables Defined

Wiring and Cables Defined

There’s a wire or cable that’s best suited for any application that you need. The challenge is determining which cable or wire to use and when. You should start with a basic grasp of your home’s electrical system and forge a plan of action for what you need to accomplish […]