Energy Star Appliances: What’s the Story?

Energy Star Appliances: What’s the Story?

If you’re looking for a new large appliance, then you have likely come across the term “ENERGY STAR®” and you may be wondering what it actually means. Although it’s seen as a label on many appliances, it isn’t often actually explained....
Teaching Your Children About the Dangers of Electricity

Teaching Your Children About the Dangers of Electricity

Electricity is definitely something that demands respect! …and since we are all aware of the potential dangers that can occur from its misuse, it is very important to begin teaching this respect of electricity to the very youngest members of our family as well....
Is Direct Current The Wave of the Future

Is Direct Current The Wave of the Future

The flow of electricity happens in two main ways: in a direct current (DC) and an alternating current (AC). Both are indispensable in our day-to-day life, but what differentiates them? Which is standard in home electrical systems in the US and why? Keep reading to...
Proper E-Waste Disposal: Why it Matters

Proper E-Waste Disposal: Why it Matters

At some point, we all have to deal with e-waste…and the fact that it can’t be put in normal household trash. Why is proper disposal of e-waste so important, and how can you do it right? What is E-Waste? E-waste stands for electronic waste, and refers to...
How to Choose the Right Garage Lighting for Your Needs

How to Choose the Right Garage Lighting for Your Needs

Updating lighting is one of the simplest and most effective ways to transform any space. When it comes to your garage, there is a range of lighting options from which you can choose. However, the lighting needs in this space are different from those in the kitchen or...
New TV Buying Tips

New TV Buying Tips

TV has become a great deal in this day and era, and it could be your family’s best friend for years. Businesses also need TVs to help keep their customers, employees, and guests entertained and informed while on your business premises. There are essential...
You’ve Failed an Electrical Inspection. Now What?

You’ve Failed an Electrical Inspection. Now What?

If you have had significant electrical work done, then you will almost certainly need an electrical inspection. These inspections are required by state and federal law and are designed to ensure your own safety. What Kind of Work Needs an Inspection? Generally, an...
8 Reasons Why You May Need an Electrical Inspection

8 Reasons Why You May Need an Electrical Inspection

Most likely, if you’re like most Nevada homeowners, you may not think much about your electrical system until a problem arises. Put simply, a residential electrical inspection is a comprehensive examination of everything in an electrical system, which includes...