Why Does a Solar Installation Make So Much Sense for the Average Homeowner?

With a relatively sluggish economy in place, it's more important than ever for you to be careful when you make buying and investment decisions, especially when it comes to your home. Nevertheless, you may be fed up with paying high rates for electricity and think that it's high time you explored other options, with solar being at the top of your list. Why could this be a good move for you in more ways than one?   Read More...

Why You Need an Electrical Inspection Before Buying a Home

Many home buyers are excited at the prospect of owning a home but overlook what should be done before purchasing the property. Taking time to find the right home for your family is important as a new home will probably be one of your biggest lifetime investments. You will have many options to choose from, and in order to narrow down your options, you will need to have the properties inspected.   Read More...

Why You Need to Ensure That Your Building Control Technology Is Up-To-Date

If you own or operate a large commercial operation, have you thought about just how old your building is? Many structures have been in use for decades and may still be equipped with out of date control technology, and in some cases, this may even be the original installation. You may spend many hours worrying about how competitive your operation is, when in reality part of the answer is all around you, in your archaic building.   Read More...

Things to Include in Your Contract With an Electrician

Some inexperienced homeowners may not know what clauses to include when they are drafting a contract for some electrical work that they would like to be done in their homes. This article discusses some of the important information that a good electrical work contract should contain. The Contractor's Information  The contract that you sign with the electrician should have as much information as possible about that professional. For instance, his or her licence number, the address and phone contacts should be stipulated in the contract.   Read More...

Why You Need to Think Twice Before Switching on Your New TV

Have you seen the latest OLED TVs, with ultra-thin design and huge screens? Get one of these for your entertainment centre, bolt on a few more accessories and you can have a fantastic home theatre experience. Many people want the latest technology and cannot wait to sample the very best, but don't necessarily consider how they are going to hook it all together. If you've got a wide range of electrical components in your living room, what do you need to consider before you boot everything up?   Read More...