2018

3 Helpful Tips For Electrical Contractors Looking To Become Licensed

In order to practice as an electrician, you'll need to obtain a license in your state. Getting this license doesn't have to be that difficult. You just need to prepare in the following ways.  Gain Experience as An Apprentice  Before you're capable of working as an electrician legally in your state, you must first gain experience as an apprentice. During this time, you'll learn the ends and outs of being an electrician. Read More 

Signs You Need A Commercial Electrician

Owning a business means operating your business successfully. When your electricity isn't working like it should, you need to correct the problem promptly to prevent accidents and to preserve your building. Here are signs you need to have your business inspected or repaired by a commercial electrician. Flickering lights Your business may experience flickering lights from time to time. A flickering light may refer to a light bulb that is going out, but if your lights are acting strangely in more than one room or with more than one light, then the problem may be more related to the wiring in the electricity. Read More 

Electrical Safety In The Workplace

Most people think only electricians need to be worried about being electrocuted on the job. But many other occupations are at risk of being injured or killed from electricity. Construction workers have the largest risk. People who work with computers and audio-visual equipment are also at risk, but virtually every employee is exposed to electricity in some capacity.   According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), in 2016, 154 workers died from electricity, and another 1,640 were injured severely enough to require at least one day off work. Read More 

Buying An Electric Car? Hire An Electrician To Prepare Your Garage

In most areas, you will not be able to find electric car chargers that you can use away from home without having to go out of your way. But you may own a home with a garage, which means you can purchase an electric car with confidence knowing that you will be able to charge it at home. If you know that your garage is not ready for an electric car, you should hire an electrician that can take on several projects that will help you look forward to your vehicular purchase. Read More 

4 Ways To Use Lights To Improve Your Business

As a business owner, you want to present your business in the best possible light at all times. Part of presenting your business in the best possible light means making sure that you have the right lighting set-up for your business to thrive. #1 Add Lights to Your Parking Lot Even if you are usually open for business during daylight hours, the lighting is not the same throughout the year. No matter if it is the middle of summer or the middle of winter, you want your customers to be able to clearly see when they are in your parking lot. Read More