Is my Knob and Tube Wiring Safe?

Is my Knob and Tube Wiring Safe?

Living in an older Nevada home can be an adventure, but the old electrical wiring can come with challenges. Do you live in a home built in the early to mid-20th century? If you do, you probably have what’s known as knob and tube (K & T) wiring. Here are some...
Is My Aluminum Home Wiring Safe?

Is My Aluminum Home Wiring Safe?

Prior to 1972, it was common to use aluminum wiring. Many older houses still have aluminum wiring, but because the practice has gone out of use, you might be questioning whether it is safe and whether you should replace it. In some cases, you may not even know your...
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...