What Does a
GFI Do Anyway? - Kitchen and Bathroom Home Electricity - I don't
know how many times someone that I was working for, asked me, this
simple question. What does a GFI do? Why do we need them? And how come
they cost so much money? I can't answer everyone's questions, but I can
tell you what a GFI does and how important they are in your home.
Electrical Overload Outlet Damage from Motor Home - If you have some
one staying at your house in a trailer, that's plugged into your house
and using your electricity, you had better read this article. This is
something that happened to me, when my father in law was visiting us in
the summer of 92.
the Difference between a Good Electrician and a Great One? - It
wasn't very long ago when my wife asked me a question that I didn't have
an answer to. What's the difference between a good electrician and a
great one? I gave it some thought and this is what I came up with.
Finding an Electrician Who Handles Home Emergencies -
Most people don't have an electrician's phone number handy and if there
was ever a home electrical emergency, they don't know who to call.
There's a good chance that you won't be able to call, just any
electrician, because most electricians don't provide 24 hour a day
emergency house services.
My Electrical Outlet Is on Fire - What Do I Do Next? - You should
probably do what most people do, run around yelling and screaming for
help. Okay, forget what I just said, even though that is what most
people tend to do when there's a home emergency like this.
Poor Home Remodeling Creates Dangerous Attic Electrical Wiring -
Plenty of people are afraid to go into their attic, it's dark, dingy and
after watching scary movies, can even be frightening. Small animals like
mice, rodents, raccoons and even birds make their homes in these musty
places, but every once in a while, you're going to need to inspect this
area to make sure there aren't any problems that need to be repaired.
Electrical Wiring during Bathroom Remodeling - If you're going to do
your own electrical wiring for your bathroom remodel, keep something in
mind, water and electricity do not mix very well together. If you're
planning on doing the remodeling without a building permit, and you're
installing a Jacuzzi bathtub, I would suggest you hire a licensed
electrician for the project.
Benefits of Correctly Marking Electrical Breakers - As a remodeling
contractor and homeowner, I can't tell you how frustrated it often is to
open up an electrical main panel box, only to find out that most of the
breakers, don't shut off the electricity to the areas that they are
marked next to on the electrical panel.
Don't Let This Happen to You - Home Computer Electrical Damage - If
you've read any of my other articles, you know that I am always coming
up with great ideas, tips and even a couple of stories that can save
homeowners lots of money. Here's another one of those stories, that
involves a friend of mine who asked me if I could fix his outdoor