How to Fix Smoke Coming Out of Electrical Outlets

Have you ever gone to plug in your vacuum cleaner only to find that the outlet is smoking? If so, you’re not alone. This is a common problem that can be caused by a number of factors and should be addressed as soon as possible. In this article, we’ll go over what to do when you see or smell smoke coming from your electrical outlets.

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Which Appliances Use the Most Energy?

With energy rates increasing and expected to increase even more in the future, it’s only natural for property owners to want to save as much as possible on utility costs. And while there are various energy-saving tips and tricks that can come in handy around the home and office, one often overlooked piece of the puzzle is electrical-powered appliances.

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The Importance of Aluminum Wiring Repair

When the United States went through a housing boom in the 1960s, builders were tasked with finding alternatives to some common building materials in order to keep supply up with demand. One alternative material that became popular during this time was aluminum wiring – largely due to the increased cost of the more conventional copper wiring. But aluminum wiring […]

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What You Need to Know About Smoke Detectors

If a fire breaks out in your home, the difference between life and death could be a matter of minutes – perhaps even seconds. That’s why smoke detectors are so important – they’re your household’s first line of defense in the event of a fire. And when you consider the fact that some two-thirds of all home fire deaths occur in households without a working smoke […]

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What Should I Do If My Breaker Box Isn’t Labeled?

It typically lives in your basement, garage, storage utility room, or closet. It’s often mounted to a wall and gray or brown in color. And it’s one of the single most important appliances inside your property for helping to facilitate some of the things you are likely to take most for granted, like the simplicity of flipping a switch to turn on a light or […]

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Why Do My Lightbulbs Keep Blowing Out?

Lightbulbs don’t last forever, but does it seem like you’re always purchasing new lightbulbs for the various fixtures around your home? Do you sense that the lightbulbs in your home aren’t lasting as long as they should be?

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