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How Does a Home Electrical System Work?

18 May
How Does a Home Electrical System Work

Home Electrical System Electricity is one of the most important things we use in our homes. It operates lights, heating, and cooling and charges those essential cell phones. Understanding how a home’s electrical system works is essential if something goes wrong or if the homeowner wishes to make upgrades. With so many complex and important […]

When Should I Replace Old Electrical Wiring?

16 Apr
When Should I Replace Old Electrical Wiring

Is Your Electrical Wiring Outdated? Aluminum was used for electrical wiring in residential houses in the 1960s and 1970s due to the high prices of copper wires. However, copper is now more preferred to solid aluminum for electrical wiring in homes. It is preferred because of the risks associated with using older aluminum electrical wiring. […]

Electrical Upgrades You Will Want for Your Home Remodel

05 Mar
Attaboy Electrical Updates You will Want for Your Home Remodel

If you are a homeowner and plan to remodel your home, consider getting electrical upgrades. This upgrade involves upgrading the home electrical system to about 200 to 400 amps. The entire electrical system around the house has to be replaced. This includes the electric panel, grounding, bonding system, load side service entry system, weather head, […]

8 Signs It’s Time To Call Your Local Electrician – Infographic

16 Feb

While there are plenty of home projects suitable for do-it-yourself approaches, electrical work is rarely among them. Your home’s electrical system is highly complex, often difficult to access, and, most important of all, hazardous. It is important for your local electrician to keep you safe. Today, most homes have about 220 to 240 volts coming […]

What Appliances Use The Most Energy?

13 Jan

Today, most homes include five or six essential appliances needed for everyday life, with a few more thrown in for extra comfort. Every appliance uses some amount of energy to operate. This brings up a question: What appliances use the most energy? Being aware of this information can help homeowners to control energy usage as […]

Understanding The Electrical Wire Colors

16 Nov
Attaboy Electrician Littleton CO shows you What color is the load wire

Avoid Electric Hazards By Understanding The Electrical Wire Colors Understanding electrical wire colors ensure the electrician’s, residents’, and appliances’ safety every time the electrical system is under maintenance or repair. Different colors indicate the wire’s purpose in the circuit. Remember that all wires may carry an electric current at certain times so, they should all […]

What is a Short Circuit?

16 Oct
Attaboy Electrician Littleton CO shows you a comprehensive guide of short circuits

Your Complete Guide To Short Circuits Any and every electrical problem that occurs in a home setting is always blamed on a short circuit. But what does that mean exactly, and how do you find it, and how can you fix it in your home? What is a short circuit? Short circuits are shortcut paths. […]

Why Are My Lights Flickering?

16 Sep
Attaboy Electrician Littleton CO provides flickering light tips

Why Do My Lights Keep Flickering? Besides Christmas tree lights and faux flame bulbs, the site of flickering lights in your home can be very frustrating. However, no need to worry because the issue may be more straightforward than you may think. Usually, the flickering pattern of your lights can help you diagnose the underlying […]

Energy Efficiency Tips For the Summer

19 Aug
Attaboy Electrician Littleton CO shows an energy efficient ceiling fan

Summer Energy Efficiency Tips With summer in full swing, the hot weather isn’t holding back. While there are a few people lucky enough to live in colder locations, many homeowners deal with this long patch of this blistering heat for months. To help keep houses cooler and more comfortable, people rely on AC units, fans, […]