The Power of Your Local Electrician

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Don’t get me wrong, there are a lot of things in your house that you are fully capable of fixing all by yourself. You can replace those shades, tile that floor, paint those walls, and even redo that baseboard trim. You, my friend, are one. Handy. Guy. But even the handiest handyman needs a hand now and then.

Especially if the project in question could, you know… get you killed.

Electrical problems in the home are a special breed of problem. And when we say “electrical problems,” we’re not talking about changing a lightbulb or tightening an outlet plate. We’re talking about the stuff that, should it go in any way wrong, can launch you across the room with your hair on fire.

So, with that in mind, here is a brief list things that could go wrong with your electricity, and what you should do about it.

  • The problem: Every time you turn on your microwave while the skillet is running, you trip a breaker.
    The solution: Find an electrician.
  • The problem: Your outlet box is actually coming out of the wall, plate and all.
    The solution: Find an electrician.
  • The problem: Your lights flicker randomly, and sometimes buzz.
    The solution: For real, find an electrician.
  • The problem: You discover antiquated wiring during a minor remodeling project, and you can see bare wires in the wall.
    The solution: For the love of all that is holy and good, find a licensed electrician.

See a pattern?

But don’t think your local electrician services will only come in handy in life-or-death situations. They can also provide you with sound advice for lowering your energy bills, more efficient home cooling or heating, and products that might help you make your day-to-day life more pleasant (I’m looking at you, outlet plate with built-in USB charging ports). Find more.

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