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Need Canton Electrical Repairs? Call the Pros

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If you are like most homeowners, changing a light bulb is about the extent of your electrical repair abilities. Fortunately, there are qualified Canton electrical repair contractors just a phone call away. Electrical repairs are one of those things that homeowners eventually have to contend with, and there are several issues at stake that warrant a […]


Protect Your Sensitive Electronics in Canton

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Increasingly, Canton residents find themselves more and more dependent on electrical devices in this modern world. Our DVD players, gaming systems, microwaves and of course our computers are important to our quality of life and communication with our family, friends and in some cases, work contacts. Considering also that these electronic devices are not always cheap […]


How To Find The Right Atlanta Bathroom Lighting

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The bathroom is generally not thought of as the focal point of a house or apartment. However, the bathroom can be every bit as appealing as any other aesthetically pleasing room in the house. A large portion of the feel of the bathroom is the condition of the shower and sink, as well as the […]


Total Retrofit? Probably Not. Single Room Automation? Now We’re Talkin’!

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A complete retrofit of an existing home to incorporate smart technologies for energy management and home automation can sometimes be overwhelming to Atlanta homeowners, both in terms of cost and complexity. Because the energy and time savings from utilizing such systems can be significant, it is worth looking at lower cost solutions. One option is […]


Are You Smarter Than an Electric Meter?

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“Smart” electric meters are electronic devices that track and record a customer’s electric use.   Electric utilities have been replacing old, analog meters that are read manually once a month with new, digital smart meters that automatically capture information about electricity consumption and transmit it back to electric companies. Smart meters offer the following benefits […]


If the Breaker Fits…It Still May Not Be the Right One!

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Breakers…What’s the Difference?   From time to time there may be a need to change a breaker or add one to your Atlanta home’s electrical panel. Most electrical devices, like switches, outlets and such, can be switched out with another brand without any problems. Breakers, however, are brand specific and require the exact replacement type […]


Electrical Receptacle Spectacles

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Receptacles are a convenient way to plug all types of appliances and lighting into to supply power. However, these convenient devices have their share of problems over the years. Your Atlanta electrical contractor can easily correct any of these problems and install new receptacles should the need exist.  Here is a look at the many […]


Don’t Blow a Fuse Over a Tripped Breaker!

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If you have ever had a problem in your Atlanta home with a tripped breaker or a blown fuse that just left you confused on what to do next, don’t fret. The answer may be as simple as an overloaded circuit or a bad cord. Although you may feel resetting a breaker or replacing a […]


Electrical Inspection Room-by-Room Cheat Sheet

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General Guidelines Electrical codes are in place to protect you, the Atlanta homeowner. These general guidelines apply to new installations and will give you the basics of what electrical inspectors are looking for. Be sure to check with your local electrical inspector because Atlanta codes may vary from the list provided. In the case of […]


Fight the Power (Save Some $$)

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