My Old House has Fused Wiring. Do I Need to Update and Replace?

My Old House has Fused Wiring. Do I Need to Update and Replace?

Many older homes across the nation still operate electrically from the old screw-in or cartridge-type fuses. You know, the ones that either look like a small glass eye with a screw-in base or one of your grandfather’s shotgun shells? We have come a long way...
Four Signs You Need a Full House Rewire

Four Signs You Need a Full House Rewire

Electrical wiring is often designed to last long, so many people don’t think about it until something bad happens. Over time, electrical wires and insulation degrade, reducing their effectiveness and endangering your life and property. The U.S. Fire...
Why You Need An Electric On-Demand Tankless Water Heater

Why You Need An Electric On-Demand Tankless Water Heater

If you’re like most Las Vegas homeowners, you may not give much thought regarding the type of hot water heater you should have, but this is important. Are you growing weary from running out of hot water? Do you need to upgrade your water heater? Here are some of...
Do Single-Story Homes Really Save Energy?

Do Single-Story Homes Really Save Energy?

The debate about energy efficiency as it relates to the number of stories (floors) in a home is not a new one. The crux of the debate has to do with heating and cooling, since that accounts for nearly half of the typical homeowner’s energy expense. The consensus...
Common Electrical Problems Found During Home Inspections

Common Electrical Problems Found During Home Inspections

Whenever a home is being sold, it’s a common (and smart) practice for a prospective buyer to hire a qualified home inspector. Home inspectors can not only help assess a home or buildings condition but identify potential problems that may be factored into the...
The High Cost of Low Bids

The High Cost of Low Bids

The High Cost of Low Bids on Electrical Work It can be tempting to go with the lowest bidder when you’re contracting for electrical work. After all, why pay more when somebody’s offering to do the job for less? But choosing an electrical contractor based...
The Most Common Electrical Hazards in Las Vegas

The Most Common Electrical Hazards in Las Vegas

We residents of Las Vegas and Southern Nevada may not have to worry about snow or ice storms cutting power to our homes, but that doesn’t mean we’re immune to electrical problems that can be dangerous, and even life-threatening! Some of these are...
Basic Electrical Tips and Requirements For Wiring Offices

Basic Electrical Tips and Requirements For Wiring Offices

Setting up a business office can be complicated and overwhelming, particularly if someone has never done it before. One of the main tasks is proper electrical wiring. If you’re considering opening an office, here are some basic electrical tips and considerations,...