8 Commonly Asked Electrical Questions, Answered

20 Oct

Specializing in residential electrical work, we at AttaBoy Electric hear a lot of questions from concerned or curious homeowners. It makes total sense – electrical systems are as complex as they are hidden, and naturally with something as consequential as your lighting and appliance power, you want to know what’s going on. From questions about […]

What To Look For When Hiring An Electrician

15 Oct

Have you ever undertaken a DIY plumbing project, only to make matters worse? Well, DIY electrical work is like that, only a whole lot more dangerous. Instead of a burst pipe spraying water, you might wind up with a fire or an electrocution. Sure, it can be done, but it is always best to leave […]

Should I Replace My Electrical Panel

08 Aug
Learn if it is time to replace your electrical panel with Attaboy Littleton Electrician.

Should I Replace My Electrical Panel? If you’re a homeowner, you know that sometimes you need to fix things around the house. Plumbing wears out, air conditioners break, and furnaces need to be replaced every 15 to 20 years. The electrical panel, otherwise known as a circuit breaker, is no different. But how do you […]

Top 5 Uses of LED Lighting

11 Jul
Attaboy Littleton Electrician shares the top 5 uses of LED lighting.

All About LED Lighting Those light-emitting diodes better known as LEDs are 90% more efficient at producing light than the incandescent light bulbs.  How do they do that? LED lighting works by passing an electrical current through a microchip. As the current passes through the microchip, it illuminates the tiny LED light producing visible light. […]

What To Do In Power Outage Emergencies

06 Jun

What To Do In Power Outage Emergencies While power outages are relatively frequent, they can seem particularly frightening when they do happen. Whether power is out for a brief moment or the electricity is down for much longer, getting used to living with the lights off is indeed a challenge. The best way to get […]

Can I Add More Fuses to My Breaker Box?

09 May

Can I Add More Fuses to My Breaker Box? So you’ve decided that you need power in other areas of your home, or that you would like to divide up the power sources for an existing room. Maybe you’ve built a home addition, such as a sun room or a spare bedroom. Or maybe your […]

Home Generator Safety Tips

11 Apr

Home Generator Safety Tips A home generator is an essential addition to the home that can make a real difference in the level of functioning in the event of a prolonged power outage. With the purchase of a generator, homeowners gain a sense of security and peace of mind from the knowledge that they can […]

Do GFCI Outlets Go Bad?

21 Mar

Do GFCI Outlets Go Bad?   Since their introduction into the National Electrical Code (NEC), Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI outlets) outlet location requirements have expanded way beyond the initial recommendations, and now include practically every outlet on your property, in and out of the house. These life-saving devices have improved to the point where […]