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Lighting Installation Ideas for 2020

Getting the right lighting in your home can make a big difference in its overall look and feel. Different types of light fixtures can provide different kinds of light to a room and the way that the light fixture looks can change its style. For this reason, it is important to ensure that you pick…

How to Deal With Too Little Light in a Master Bedroom

With many master bedrooms, it is a common design trend to not feature overhead lighting or any other integrated lighting system and to instead rely on floor lamps or bedside table lamps. While this trend lends itself to a simple, moody aesthetic, it can also make the room darker than many people want their bedroom…

The Best Electric Car Charger Brands

If you own an electric car or you are planning on putting in a charging station on your property for others with electric cars, it is important to know about the best electric car charger brands to be sure that you get the ideal setup. At Expert Electric, we offer a wide variety of car…

Home Office Electrical Setup Tips

Whether you are starting your own business or your workplace allows you to work from home, having an optimized home office set up can help to ensure that you remain productive and efficient. Setting up your own home office can be challenging without the right electrical outfit, so we, at Expert Electric, are happy to…

How Long do Power Outages Last?

Having a good idea of how long power outages last will help ensure that you are properly prepared for when the lights go out. At Expert Electric, we understand how important it is to not only properly prepare for a power outage but also to know what to do during a power outage. That is…

What is the Difference Between a Fuse Box and Circuit Breaker?

In every building that uses electrical circuits, there is a system in place that shuts off the power flowing through a circuit in the event of an overload. The two systems used to do this in most homes and businesses are fuses and circuit breakers. At Expert Electric, we know that it is important to…

What to Do if a Circuit Breaker will not Reset

If you have ever been the victim of a circuit breaker that will not stay set in the “on” position, you are not alone. Many people experience this problem and there are a variety of reasons that this can occur. In order to know what to do if a circuit breaker will not reset, it…

Common Causes of a Tripped Circuit

There are a variety of causes that could trigger a circuit breaker. Some of these causes are fairly harmless but others could be putting your home in danger. For this reason, it is important to know the common causes of a tripped circuit. At Expert Electric, our team of fully licensed and experienced electricians are…

Electrical Tips for Setting Up an Awesome Entertainment Centre

Whether you are enjoying a movie, listening to music, or catching the game, having a great entertainment centre setup is an excellent way to relax and enjoy life. In order to properly enjoy your media centre, there are some tricks that can be employed that will help to keep your mess of cords organized, protect…

Can I Install My Own New Light Fixtures?

As with any job that needs to be done that relates to electrical work, light fixture installations should only be performed by confident, experienced individuals. In many cases, the wiring system involved with installing a light fixture can be complicated and the fixture may need structural support. For this reason, if you ever need to…