Annapolis MD Electrician Electrical Heavy-up
Written by Stu Kushner

The Hazards of Purchasing Electrical Products Online

Buying online can be a shopper’s paradise. The almost limitless number of sellers fighting for their share of consumer dollars can mean low, low prices. But, is cheaper always better? Not when it comes to electrical products. When you’re searching for the lowest price, quality and safety can be compromised. Before you hit the “Buy Now” button, here are a few things to take into consideration.

Manufacturer

The internet is convenient when shopping but it also means that less than honest sellers can hide from unwary consumers. Companies that sell substandard goods can disappear into the internet ether and you’re stuck with a poor quality product. If you choose an off-brand retailer, you have no way of knowing whether the supplies you purchase are up to code or built using authentic, safe materials. 

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electrician, Residential,commercial electrical services
Written by John Mullen

Install Smart Smoke Detectors

Technology is part of our everyday lives. Smartphone apps can control just about everything in your home: heating systems, lights, garage door openers, security systems, video cameras, and media. Is your smoke detector smart?

Smoke detectors are serious business and need to be installed correctly and regularly maintained. Many homes don’t have the right number of smoke detectors, and they’re not in the right places. How many smoke detectors do you need? 

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electrician, installation,upgrade
Written by John Mullen

Preparing Your Business For A Power Outage

Power outages can occur at any time and for a variety of reasons: overloaded systems during extreme heat, accidents, bad weather, or natural disasters. Having a plan for before, during, and after an outage will help protect your business. 

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home electrician, wiring,Annapolis, MD
Written by John Mullen

Old Electrical Wiring Pose Safety Hazards

Do you live in an old house? If your home was built more than four decades ago, you should considering having your old electrical wiring checked and replaced for your own safety.

Why You Should Update Your Home’s Wiring

Old wiring may not be inherently dangerous but there are certain issues with having an old wiring system in your home. For one, you cannot be sure if the electrical system is still up to code. The materials used such as the wire insulation can also deteriorate over time.

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