These days, it seems like everyone has multiple technological devices – phones, tablets, laptops, and more. Because we are charging so many devices, outlets can easily get crowded. Even if there are enough outlets to go around, phones and other devices require some of the most inconvenient charging contraptions with multiple pieces. At Future Connections […]
An outlet that’s hot to the touch could mean that several things, but it does always mean that something is wrong.
While we in Raleigh tend to be sheltered from the flooding that can come from major storms, we can often suffer from long-lasting power outages.
There’s nothing worse than going to boot up your computer or turn on an appliance after a big thunderstorm to find out that your electronics were fried due to an electrical surge during the storm.
A home energy audit or a home energy assessment is when you or a professional inspect your home to find out how much energy is being consumed and to evaluate what can be done to your home to make it more energy efficient.
Often the main objective behind DIY repairs is to save money, but when it comes to electrical work, attempting to save money by doing it yourself can have big consequences.
As the rain fell and the wind howled this past weekend during Hurricane Matthew, as you watched the lights flicker and worried about the groceries in your fridge, or as you showered with cold water that you purchased from the supermarket, you probably had one thought on your mind: I should have gotten a generator.
As you may have seen the commercials, Ring doorbells allow you to “see who’s there, from anywhere.” These video doorbells allow you to not only see who is at your door but also communicate with them, whether you are on the back porch or on the other side of town. Watch this video by Ring to […]
As you may know, when the summer weather hits, your electricity bill usually increases. This leads to people keeping their AC units off for as long as possible. However, why not be able to turn on your air conditioner so that you stay comfortable all year long by reducing your electric bill to make up […]
Power surges are known as the most destructive of the four types of electrical power disturbances. An electrical surge can cause damage to a wide range of your electrical equipment in your home or business to include, but not limited, to the following: TVs, computers, fax machine, copier, tablet, cell phone, and many other electronics […]