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If you have ever experienced an extended power outage you already know how frustrating and inconvenient it can be. Well, it can be pretty costly too (when all the food in your refrigerator spoils). So, you have decided it’s time to learn more about a whole house generator, but you’re wondering...Continue Reading

An outdoor kitchen can be huge benefit and even add value to your home. However, many people spend a considerable amount of time deciding how they want their outdoor kitchen to look and function, but they don’t give much thought to the electrical features it will need to function efficiently....Continue Reading

Have you just encountered a big storm? Is this the first time your circuit breaker has tripped? Not sure where to start? You’re in the right place. Let’s walk through the process of finding your circuit breakers and getting your power back.

Safety First

It can be nerve-wrecking...Continue Reading

If you are new to the work-from-home (WFH) world, you likely haven’t put much thought into ways you can improve your home office capabilities. Though you may feel that your current setup is OK, you will find that colleagues who have enhanced the setup of their home office have an added advantage...Continue Reading

Smart homes offer homeowners numerous benefits and conveniences. However, when most people think of a smart home, they think only of smart devices like speakers, lights, and thermostats. But behind all these smart devices is something important: smart home wiring. Smart home wiring is the...Continue Reading

You’re working from home and ready to grow your career. The only problem? Your home office isn’t ready to meet your career goals.

Working from your own home office has plenty of advantages: less commute time, unlimited coffee runs, more sleep, and pajama bottoms can be an option on some...Continue Reading

Fast internet speeds have been liberating in so many ways, enabling us to work from our home offices. It just makes sense to work from home rather than fight a twice-daily commute and put wear and tear on our vehicles. Working from the home office can also add some welcome certainty to our work...Continue Reading

Smart homes are getting smarter, more efficient and more convenient to use every year. But setting up your smart home can be both exciting and a little confusing due to the availability and wide spectrum of single devices and whole-home smart systems. To think that all of this connectivity and...Continue Reading

Securing Your Connection

Working from your home office provides many advantages. You cut the commute time and cost, can sleep a bit later, exercise first thing, and don’t have to share a bathroom with co-workers. Employers have also acknowledged the benefits and increased productivity...Continue Reading

Working from home has exploded in popularity over the last few years, and more of us who work from home now realize we need to improve the lighting in our home office. Video meetings in particular have helped us realize that the office desk lamp or backlighting from a nearby window is, shall we...Continue Reading