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Do Ceiling Fans Save You Money?

Do Ceiling Fans Save You Money?

September 28

Cooling costs account for a large part of residential energy consumption, so it’s easy to see why homeowners are always…

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The Importance of Surge Protectors

The Importance of Surge Protectors

September 22

Whether you live in an old or modern home, ensuring your electrical system can handle your power supply needs is…

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How Long Does It Take to Charge an Electric Car?

How Long Does It Take to Charge an Electric Car?

September 15

A lot can impact the time it takes to charge an electric vehicle. The vehicle’s charging capability, the size of…

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Updating Your Old Electrical Outlets

Updating Your Old Electrical Outlets

September 11

Electrical outlets are the gateway to the electrical supply running throughout the many circuits in your building. They are made…

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Can Electrical Wiring Be Water Damaged?

Can Electrical Wiring Be Water Damaged?

September 04

We all know that electricity and water make a deadly combination, so electricians should have figured out a way to…

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Will Electricians be Needed in the Future?

Will Electricians be Needed in the Future?

August 28

If you are considering becoming an electrician, then you are surely considering the future of the field. You want a…

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What Is a Surge Protector?

What Is a Surge Protector?

August 20

Electricity is all around us, but we rarely see it. Luckily, electricians and experts in the field have figured…

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Why Label Your Electrical Panel?

Why Label Your Electrical Panel?

August 14

Are you just getting acquainted with your electrical panel? There isn’t much complexity to the electrical panel, but there are…

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Your Circuit Breaker Keeps Tripping, Now What?

Your Circuit Breaker Keeps Tripping, Now What?

August 12

Circuit breakers are meant to trip "OFF" and cut off the electrical supply when there is unusual electrical activity in…

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How Can I Tell If My Office Wiring Is a Fire Hazard?

How Can I Tell If My Office Wiring Is a Fire Hazard?

August 12

At Mr. Electric, we understand the electrical risks that come with faulty, damaged or old wiring in an office, or…

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How to Install a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

How to Install a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

August 12

Bathroom exhaust fans are one of the home's most frequently ignored safety devices. Yet, they're also one of the most…

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Which State Has the Most Expensive Electricity?

Which State Has the Most Expensive Electricity?

August 12

Electricity is a fundamental part of our daily lives. It powers the lights, appliances, and electronic devices we use daily.…

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GFCI Outlet Won’t Reset: How to Fix It

GFCI Outlet Won’t Reset: How to Fix It

July 09

Electricity is something we use mindlessly every day for various things. From plugging in your hair dryer after a shower…

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How Do Smart Thermostats Work?

How Do Smart Thermostats Work?

July 02

A smart thermostat is a type of smart home technology that can access your HVAC system digitally or through a…

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Setting up an Outdoor Kitchen? Understand Electric Essentials

Setting up an Outdoor Kitchen? Understand Electric Essentials

June 26

Having an outdoor kitchen is great for many things, including family barbecues, preparing quick summer drinks, and it’s a great…

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How to Choose an Outdoor Ceiling Fan

How to Choose an Outdoor Ceiling Fan

June 18

Having an outdoor ceiling fan installation outside will be a great addition to your porch or patio, especially during…

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How to Choose the Best Ceiling Fan for Your Home

How to Choose the Best Ceiling Fan for Your Home

June 10

Choosing what fan you would like while remodeling your home or having an addition to the room may seem easy.…

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How to Tell What Appliances Are Using the Most Electricity

How to Tell What Appliances Are Using the Most Electricity

June 03

Is your electricity bill coming in too high? Are you thinking of ways you can decrease your electricity usage? Don’t…

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Electrical Upgrade During Your Remodel

Electrical Upgrade During Your Remodel

May 27

So, you’re finally remodeling your home, business, or other dream remodel location. During remodeling, tasks such as removing walls, raising…

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Why Does My Smoke Detector Chirp?

Why Does My Smoke Detector Chirp?

May 20

The NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) reports that three out of five fire deaths happen because of the lack of…

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Answering Your Circuit Breaker Questions

Answering Your Circuit Breaker Questions

May 18

You're in the middle of your favorite movie, or you're about to finish cleaning the house, and your circuit breaker…

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Why Is My Breaker Box on The Outside of My House?

Why Is My Breaker Box on The Outside of My House?

May 15

Your breaker box, or circuit breaker panel, is where the main external electrical power connects to all the wires that…

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What Is the Difference Between A GFCI Outlet and A Regular Outlet?

What Is the Difference Between A GFCI Outlet and A Regular Outlet?

May 08

If you look around your home, you may notice that there are different types of outlets at certain locations. Areas…

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How To Power Outdoor Lights

How To Power Outdoor Lights

April 30

To have nice barbeque dinners, chill next to the fire pit, or do any nighttime activities in your backyard, it’s…

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Reasons To Consider an Electrical Panel Upgrade

Reasons To Consider an Electrical Panel Upgrade

April 23

Almost everything in your home runs on electricity, which is an essential part of our lives today. To make sure…

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The Best Small Kitchen Appliances

The Best Small Kitchen Appliances

April 17

The kitchen is the heart of your home, and appliances play a big role. The jaw-dropping progress in technology has…

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Lighting Options to Create the Perfect Outdoor Setting

Lighting Options to Create the Perfect Outdoor Setting

April 10

The lighting of a setting largely affects its appearance and mood. Whether you want to redesign your outdoor area, illuminate…

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Power Outage with Food in The Fridge

Power Outage with Food in The Fridge

April 03

When the power goes out, we usually think of how we can no longer turn on the lights in our…

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What Is an Electrical Short?

What Is an Electrical Short?

March 27

We use electricity in almost everything we do nowadays. While it may flow smoothly most of the time, occasionally there…

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What Is Knob and Tube Wiring?

What Is Knob and Tube Wiring?

March 20

You might know that some older homes built back in the 1960s through 1970s have aluminum wiring. Aluminum wiring has…

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Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Outlets

Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Outlets

March 09

We need our electricity to flow freely and easily to our devices. For it to flow freely, our outlets must…

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Smart Home Devices and Your Electricity Bill

Smart Home Devices and Your Electricity Bill

March 03

When you receive a higher than usual monthly electric bill, it can raise concerns regarding your usage. Utility bills are…

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Common Questions About Saving on Electric Bills

Common Questions About Saving on Electric Bills

February 19

Does it seem like your monthly utility bills keep rising higher and higher? If you’re looking for ways to save…

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Is Your Electrical Wiring Outdated?

Is Your Electrical Wiring Outdated?

February 15

Most houses built during the 1960s and mid-1970s have aluminum wiring rather than the standard copper wire. Aluminum wiring is…

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Reasons You Need a Home Electrical Inspection Before You Purchase a Property

Reasons You Need a Home Electrical Inspection Before You Purchase a Property

February 12

Are you in the process of buying or selling a house? One of the most important aspects of such a…

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How To Use A Multimeter To Test Voltage

How To Use A Multimeter To Test Voltage

February 08

Home, work, or car. The location doesn’t matter. Everyone ranging from an electrician to a baker should have a multimeter…

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Do Carbon Monoxide Detectors Expire?

Do Carbon Monoxide Detectors Expire?

February 05

Carbon monoxide poisoning can be very dangerous and even fatal in some situations. For this reason, property owners must have…

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How to Deal with Frequent Power Surges

How to Deal with Frequent Power Surges

January 30

We use electricity in almost everything we do in our daily lives. Without it, we would not be able to…

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Preparing Your Home Office for Career Growth

Preparing Your Home Office for Career Growth

January 18

You’ve finally set up your area for your work-from-home experience. You have your laptop, cup of coffee, all the files…

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How to Get Electricity to a Kitchen Island

How to Get Electricity to a Kitchen Island

January 16

Some of us spend most of our time in the kitchen, cooking for our families and preparing delicious meals. To…

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Fuse Box vs Circuit Breaker

Fuse Box vs Circuit Breaker

January 08

The electrical panel, also called the distribution board, DB box, or panelboard, is a central component of your building’s electrical…

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Whole House Fans and Ventilation Solutions

Whole House Fans and Ventilation Solutions

January 01

You might be more reliant on your air conditioner than you need to be. Here in Dallas, temperatures are relatively…

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Popular Outdoor & Landscape Lighting Ideas

Popular Outdoor & Landscape Lighting Ideas

December 26

Landscape lighting is a wonderful and affordable way to improve the curb appeal of your property with safety and security…

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Signs of Bad Electrical Wiring in a House

Signs of Bad Electrical Wiring in a House

December 18

We benefit from electricity every day, maybe even every minute, but the electrical wiring that carries the electricity is often…

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How Do I Know If I Have Aluminum Wiring?

How Do I Know If I Have Aluminum Wiring?

December 11

The electrical wiring can be imagined as the road electricity takes to get from Point A to Point B. These…

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The Benefits of Electrical Inspection in Old Houses

The Benefits of Electrical Inspection in Old Houses

December 03

It is usual for homeowners to wait for an electrical problem to occur before asking for an electrical inspection. However,…

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Keep Away from These Dangerous DIY Home Electrical Repairs

Keep Away from These Dangerous DIY Home Electrical Repairs

November 20

It is human nature always to seek a solution to a problem. Although we have succeeded in several DIY projects…

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Holiday Fire Safety Tips While Cooking

Holiday Fire Safety Tips While Cooking

November 07

What is a holiday without a massive, hearty meal? If you are planning to host guests this holiday season, then…

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Why You Should Get Power Surge Protection This Winter

Why You Should Get Power Surge Protection This Winter

October 31

If you think a power surge is only likely during a thunderstorm, then think again. A power surge is also…

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How to Save Energy in Commercial Buildings

How to Save Energy in Commercial Buildings

October 24

A penny saved is a penny earned, and if you want to make big bucks, then focus some of your…

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Benefits of Dedicated Computer Circuit

Benefits of Dedicated Computer Circuit

October 17

Just a couple of decades ago, homes only had a handful of devices or appliances that depended on electricity. Nowadays,…

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What’s a Wall Outlet Safe?

What’s a Wall Outlet Safe?

October 08

How often do you inspect your wall outlets in detail? If you are like most homeowners or tenants, then you…

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How Safe is an Ungrounded Outlet?

How Safe is an Ungrounded Outlet?

September 23

All electrical power outlets or sockets in a house should possess three holes, two vertical slits, and one central slit.…

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Tips to Baby Proof Your Homes Electric

Tips to Baby Proof Your Homes Electric

September 12

Electricity is an incredibly volatile element that is somewhat controlled with professional electrical systems, but the threat is not eliminated.…

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What You Should Do When Your Circuit Breaker Trips

What You Should Do When Your Circuit Breaker Trips

September 04

If your circuit breaker has tripped, then don’t be shocked. That is actually a good sign of a functional circuit…

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Home Electrical Renovation Tips

Home Electrical Renovation Tips

August 29

Renovating your home can be a lot of work but also lots of fun. When you think of renovating your…

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Electrical Safety Tips for Fall

Electrical Safety Tips for Fall

August 13

Fall is such a great time to enjoy your home and the beautiful outdoor space. You may be thinking about…

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How to Fix a Smoking Electrical Outlet

How to Fix a Smoking Electrical Outlet

August 09

The electrical outlets in your home are probably one of the most used amenities. Electricity and our electrical devices get…

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Your Ultimate Guide to Smart Home Wiring

Your Ultimate Guide to Smart Home Wiring

August 04

As of recent years, technology has gone ‘smart’ in every single aspect – especially in homes. There are smart lights,…

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Smart Home Wiring - What Are the Advantages?

Smart Home Wiring - What Are the Advantages?

August 01

Smart home wiring has many advantages for both homeowners and the environment. What a smart home wiring system does is…

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Is your Electrical Outlet not Working?

Is your Electrical Outlet not Working?

July 22

Have you ever gone to plug something in and nothing happened? Your phone charger gets plugged in but your phone…

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How to Protect Outdoor Outlets

How to Protect Outdoor Outlets

July 18

Your outdoor outlets can provide opportunities to really spruce up your outdoor space by adding lighting accessories, music, and other…

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Advantages of Installing a Smart Thermostat

Advantages of Installing a Smart Thermostat

July 15

Summer is finally here and the temperatures are rising! Temperatures vary from day to day, so setting your thermostat to…

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The Importance of Replacing Faulty Outlets and Switches

The Importance of Replacing Faulty Outlets and Switches

July 07

Electrical outlets are one of the most essential and most frequently used components of daily life. It’s important to keep…

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Is Your Light Switch Making a Crackling Sound?

Is Your Light Switch Making a Crackling Sound?

June 30

Snap, crackle, and pop is something that you associate with a popular cereal brand. Snap, crackle, and pop should never…

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Is a Whole House Surge Protector Worth it?

Is a Whole House Surge Protector Worth it?

June 23

Throughout the United States, power disruptions, surges and outages are increasing greatly. This increase is due to the age of…

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Should I Upgrade My Electrical Panel for My Home Office?

Should I Upgrade My Electrical Panel for My Home Office?

May 23

Remote work and online learning have become a reality in the past couple of decades and more and more popular…

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Electrical Wiring for Home Office for Better Productivity

Electrical Wiring for Home Office for Better Productivity

May 10

The jury is still out on whether employees are more productive when working in the office or from home, but…

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How to Set Up Your Smart Home’s Foundation for Success

How to Set Up Your Smart Home’s Foundation for Success

May 02

Everyone these days seem to be hopping on board with the smart home trend – and it’s for good reason.…

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Home Office Video Conferencing Lighting

Home Office Video Conferencing Lighting

May 01

Working from home has become the new normal with the unprecedented entry of Covid-19. With hundreds of millions of people…

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Things to Know About Generators During the Power Outages

Things to Know About Generators During the Power Outages

March 15

Power outages can be extremely frustrating and potentially dangerous for homeowners and businesses. For this reason, many people choose to…

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Understanding Residential Electrical Wiring

Understanding Residential Electrical Wiring

February 22

In our modern age, many people have come to rely heavily on a quality electrical system to perform basic daily…

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Recessed Outlets are the Change You Need

Recessed Outlets are the Change You Need

February 08

Have you heard about recessed outlets, but aren’t sure if they are the right choice for your household? Recessed outlets…

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The History of Electricity

The History of Electricity

January 25

Electricity has become so commonplace in our technologically advanced world, that it can be difficult to imagine life without light…

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How to Keep Cats from Chewing on Cords

How to Keep Cats from Chewing on Cords

January 11

Most homeowners adore their cats, since they are a cherished member of the family. However, one common issue that felines…

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Basement Lighting Options

Basement Lighting Options

December 28

Does your newly finished basement still feel cold and dreary because of your lighting system? Are you looking for ways…

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What Causes Electrical Fires?

What Causes Electrical Fires?

December 14

Is your electrical system becoming more unreliable by the day? Have you heard about the dangers of faulty wiring and…

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How to Wire Smoke Detectors in a Hardwired System

How to Wire Smoke Detectors in a Hardwired System

November 24

Has it been years since your home’s smoke detectors were properly tested? Are you concerned that your minimum standard smoke…

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How to Dispose of CFL Bulbs Responsibly

How to Dispose of CFL Bulbs Responsibly

November 09

You may have heard about the incredible benefits that LED bulbs offer and are considering what to do with those…

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How is Electricity Generated for Your Home?

How is Electricity Generated for Your Home?

October 19

In the modern world, electricity has become so common place that it is easy to take it for granted. After…

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How Electrical Panels Work

How Electrical Panels Work

October 05

You may have seen the gray metal box positioned on the wall of your basement or garage but are not…

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How to Clean Ceiling Fans Quickly and Safely

How to Clean Ceiling Fans Quickly and Safely

September 21

Ceiling fans can help homeowners stay comfortable while saving money and reducing energy consumption. However, for those who truly want…

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How to Reset a Motion Sensor Light

How to Reset a Motion Sensor Light

September 06

Do you have a motion sensor light that never seems to work correctly? Does it stay on all night long,…

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Get Organized with These Electrical Cord Storage Ideas

Get Organized with These Electrical Cord Storage Ideas

August 23

Electrical extension cords can be very helpful for homeowners. However, they can quickly become cluttered when thrown into the garage…

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How to Install Outdoor Wall Lighting

How to Install Outdoor Wall Lighting

August 09

Are you looking for more creative ways to enhance the security, value and beauty of your home? Then you may…

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Why Is My Electric Bill So High?

Why Is My Electric Bill So High?

July 27

Since 1990, the average annual electricity bill per residential customer in the U.S. has almost doubled. With energy rates continuing…

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LED Bulb Myths You Should Ignore

LED Bulb Myths You Should Ignore

July 13

LED lighting has become a staple for home and business owners alike, and for good reason. Their longevity and energy…

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What Are the Best Solar Lights for Your Yard?

What Are the Best Solar Lights for Your Yard?

June 29

Renewable energy, and particularly solar energy, has become increasingly popular in the past couple of decades. Solar lights have become…

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Energy Saving Tips for Your Business

Energy Saving Tips for Your Business

June 15

With energy bills on the rise across the state of Texas, many businesses are looking for creative energy saving methods.…

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Where to Use LED Lights

Where to Use LED Lights

May 25

For more than a hundred years, the incandescent lightbulb was the most common choice for consumers. Few options existed for…

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How to Install a Ceiling Fan Where No Fixture Exists

How to Install a Ceiling Fan Where No Fixture Exists

May 18

Is your living room, bedroom or office space starting to feel uncomfortable with the rising Texas heat? Make your living…

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How to Install a Hot Tub?

How to Install a Hot Tub?

May 11

Are you ready to invest in a new hot tub, but you’re unsure where to start or how to get…

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The Best Lighting for Bathrooms with No Windows

The Best Lighting for Bathrooms with No Windows

May 04

Bathrooms are sometimes located in finished basements, attics and other locations where installing a large window isn’t practical. Unfortunately, bathrooms…

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The Best Way to Clean Light Fixtures

The Best Way to Clean Light Fixtures

April 19

Have you crossed most of your spring cleaning tasks off the to-do list, but the cobwebs and dust on your…

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Preparing Your Electrical System for Extreme Weather

Preparing Your Electrical System for Extreme Weather

October 06

Texas is known for it’s insane and unpredictable weather patterns. From snow and sleet in the winter, to tornadoes and…

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Installing Electric Fencing for Pets and Livestock

Installing Electric Fencing for Pets and Livestock

September 29

Are you in the planning stages of creating a homestead or small farm? Do you have a large dog that…

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Energy Efficient Methods of Heating Your Home

Energy Efficient Methods of Heating Your Home

September 22

Are you anxious about the coming winter months because you know your utility bills will soar? Take control this year…

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Contactors vs Relays

Contactors vs Relays

August 26

The terms relay and contactor are often used interchangeably when people discuss electrical systems. However, there is actually a difference…

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Finding the Right Electrical Testing Equipment

Finding the Right Electrical Testing Equipment

August 19

Working with electricity in any capacity can be extremely dangerous. However, for minor troubleshooting, like testing a broken outlet, can…

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Repairing Electrical Issues in a Recreational Vehicle

Repairing Electrical Issues in a Recreational Vehicle

August 12

Electrical issues will eventually arise in any residence. However, when it comes to troubleshooting electrical problems inside recreational vehicles, many…

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What to Do About Sensitive Smoke Detectors

What to Do About Sensitive Smoke Detectors

July 25

Does your smoke alarm go off every time you turn on the oven or fry an egg on the stove?…

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Repairing Loose or Damaged Outlets

Repairing Loose or Damaged Outlets

July 22

Loose outlets are a common problem that can turn into a major annoyance. If left ignored for long, they can…

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The Importance of Commercial Electrical Maintenance

The Importance of Commercial Electrical Maintenance

July 12

Business owners and managers have a lot of responsibilities. It can be easy to put property maintenance on the backburner…

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How to Put Out an Electrical Fire

How to Put Out an Electrical Fire

July 01

Seeing electrical sparks turning into flames can be frightening. Thankfully, if such an action is stopped early, home and business…

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Installing an Electrical System in a Tiny House

Installing an Electrical System in a Tiny House

June 21

Tiny houses are becoming more popular than ever thanks to their affordability and flexibility. Many people dream about building or…

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How to Reduce Energy Waste on Your Pools and Spas

How to Reduce Energy Waste on Your Pools and Spas

June 17

Installing a swimming pool and hot tub offers escape from the heat during the summer, warmth in the winter and…

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Boost Your Outdoor Fun with Solar Panels

Boost Your Outdoor Fun with Solar Panels

June 10

Texas summers are known for big blue skies and a lot of extra sunshine. Why not use it to add…

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How to Stay Cool in the Summer Without Going Broke

How to Stay Cool in the Summer Without Going Broke

May 30

Texas is known for its unrelenting summer sunshine. While the sunny months allow for perfect views of beautiful blue skies,…

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The History of the Electric Car

The History of the Electric Car

May 27

A few decades ago, the thought of having a fully electric car on the road felt like a futuristic feat…

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Rewiring Historic Homes

Rewiring Historic Homes

May 20

Have you just moved into a historic home? Are you a new real estate investor who is flipping an older…

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Tips for Changing a Lightbulb

Tips for Changing a Lightbulb

May 09

Changing a lightbulb may seem simple, but the presence of electricity can make any task dangerous. At Mr. Electric of…

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Getting Your Electrical System Ready Before Selling Your Home

Getting Your Electrical System Ready Before Selling Your Home

May 06

Putting your house on the market is a big decision. Negotiating prices can be a frustrating process, and it can…

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Benefits of an Emergency Power System for Your Business

Benefits of an Emergency Power System for Your Business

April 25

Power outages are a common occurrence across North Texas, especially during storm and tornado season. For businesses, loss of power…

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Electrical Safety During and After a Tornado

Electrical Safety During and After a Tornado

April 15

Being in a tornado can be a terrifying experience. Many people become side tracked by panic, creating unnecessary challenges when…

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Installing Ceiling Fans on Cathedral Ceilings

Installing Ceiling Fans on Cathedral Ceilings

April 01

Ceiling fans offer a lot of benefits for homeowners. They’re visually appealing, and provide extra comfort and temperature regulation for…

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Upgrading Your Electric Meter and Panel to 200-Amp

Upgrading Your Electric Meter and Panel to 200-Amp

March 25

Do you live in an older home that never seems to have enough power? Fifty years ago, homeowners didn’t need…

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Springtime is the Right Time for Your Next Inspection

Springtime is the Right Time for Your Next Inspection

March 13

Now that winter is ending, and spring weather is upon us, it’s time for some spring cleaning and home maintenance.…

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Ways to Go Green This Spring

Ways to Go Green This Spring

March 06

Are you tired of seeing your utility costs rise every month? Take control and reduce your monthly expenses with help…

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Best Electrical Appliances for Your Kitchen

Best Electrical Appliances for Your Kitchen

March 01

Do you enjoy eating gourmet meals, but prefer not to spend hundreds of dollars for each night for dinner? Invest…

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Electrical Blanket Safety

Electrical Blanket Safety

February 22

Electric blankets can bring comfort and relaxation. They can provide extra warmth when it’s cold, or ease sore muscles and…

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How to Prepare for Electrical Emergencies

How to Prepare for Electrical Emergencies

February 15

When the power goes out, it can be a scary experience for families. Unfortunately, outages are very common, particularly during…

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Portable Generator Maintenance Tips

Portable Generator Maintenance Tips

February 08

Has it been a while since you’ve used your portable generator? Make sure it’s ready for last minute emergencies before…

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How to Set Up the Perfect High Tech Entertainment System

How to Set Up the Perfect High Tech Entertainment System

February 04

A night out on the town was once the most popular way to play on the weekend. Now, thanks to…

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Is My Electrical Panel Safe

Is My Electrical Panel Safe

January 28

Your electrical panel is the control center for all the electricity that flows through your home or business. That’s why…

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What to Do When There is No Power

What to Do When There is No Power

January 16

Losing power is a common occurrence for homeowners. Sometimes loss of electricity is caused by the property’s own failed system,…

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Would Your Home Pass an Electrical Safety Inspection?

Would Your Home Pass an Electrical Safety Inspection?

December 26

Consider how frequently you use electricity on daily basis, you should also check if your appliances are functioning as effectively…

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What is Generator and How It Works?

What is Generator and How It Works?

December 24

Many homes and businesses rely on generators as backup sources of power in an emergency. However, to ensure that your…

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How to Fix Motion Lights That Refuse to Turn Off

How to Fix Motion Lights That Refuse to Turn Off

December 17

Motion lights are an excellent way to deter crime on your property. Most thieves and vandals in the neighborhood prefer…

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Fixing a Dead Outlet

Fixing a Dead Outlet

December 10

In our modern world, it can seem as if there are never enough outlets. Large families often find themselves fighting…

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Benefits of Converting a Gas Range to an Electric Stove Top

Benefits of Converting a Gas Range to an Electric Stove Top

December 03

Are you envious of your friend’s shiny new flat top stove? Is your gas bill starting to climb, and you’re…

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How to Replace an Outlet

How to Replace an Outlet

November 28

If your house is still relying on old outlets, then you should contact Mr. Electric of Dallas for 

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How to Replace a Light Ballast

How to Replace a Light Ballast

November 28

You don’t have to throw away your flickering and humming fluorescent light fixtures when you can consider a fluorescent light…

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How to Avoid Electrical Fires This Winter

How to Avoid Electrical Fires This Winter

November 23

Are you getting ready for the coldest months of the year? Whether you’re prepping for a busy holiday season, or…

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How to Install a Dimmer Switch

How to Install a Dimmer Switch

November 02

If there are lights in and outside of your home that cause you to cover your eyes when turned on,…

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Why Do Light Bulbs Keep Blowing?

Why Do Light Bulbs Keep Blowing?

October 26

With the drop in prices of LED lighting fixtures, more people are now switching from conventional light bulbs. LED bulbs…

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Which Kind of Electrical Outlets Should You Install?

Which Kind of Electrical Outlets Should You Install?

October 21

Whether you’re washing a load of laundry, using power tools in the garage, or getting work done in your home…

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Signs It’s Time for a Wiring Upgrade

Signs It’s Time for a Wiring Upgrade

October 01

Your home’s wiring is a vital component to its overall electrical system. Ignoring problems with your wiring can lead to…

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Upgrade Your Home with Versatile Track Lights

Upgrade Your Home with Versatile Track Lights

September 20

Track lighting was once a staple in households across America in the 1980’s and 90’s. Their popularity may have declined…

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Do I Need Special Equipment to Charge an Electric Car?

Do I Need Special Equipment to Charge an Electric Car?

September 14

Have you considered investing in an electric vehicle? Are you already driving a fully electric or hybrid car, but your…

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Pros and Cons of Driving an Electric Car

Pros and Cons of Driving an Electric Car

September 06

The zero emissions as well as zero cost of fuel consumption, are not the only reasons why there has been…

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How Do Electric Vehicles Work?

How Do Electric Vehicles Work?

August 29

Electric vehicles driven by batteries are becoming very popular, but many people still wonder how these wonderful automobiles operate efficiently…

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Upgrade Your Electrical System for Electrical Vehicles

Upgrade Your Electrical System for Electrical Vehicles

August 14

You need to have an ideal electrical vehicle home charging system as part of your EV purchase and it is…

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Lightbulb Wars LED vs Fluorescent

Lightbulb Wars LED vs Fluorescent

August 08

The LEDs and CFLs are the two most popular options when it comes to choosing replacement light bulbs, and the…

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Why Does My Outlet Spark?

Why Does My Outlet Spark?

August 01

There are several reasons why your electrical outlets spark occasionally or frequently. Some electrical sparks can be dangerous and cause…

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How Do Circuit Breakers Work?

How Do Circuit Breakers Work?

July 24

The circuit breaker is simply an automated electrical switch that is made to protect the electrical circuit from any damage,…

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What Does LED Stand For?

What Does LED Stand For?

July 19

LEDs are long-lasting, and cost-effective when it comes to household energy consumption. LED products are increasingly replacing the traditional incandescent…

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Is Your Home's Electrical Wiring in Need of Updating?

Is Your Home's Electrical Wiring in Need of Updating?

July 11

You may think that your home’s wiring system is 100% fine because your light fixtures and appliances are working perfectly.…

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Can My Business Invest In a Wind Turbine?

Can My Business Invest In a Wind Turbine?

July 07

Wind turbines are increasingly becoming a popular source of energy generation across the United States because it is renewable. Given…

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What’s a GFCI Outlet?

What’s a GFCI Outlet?

June 29

GFCI are essential safety components in any electrical system, they are quite easy and inexpensive to install. GCFI stands for…

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How to Dispose of Electronics Responsibly

How to Dispose of Electronics Responsibly

June 22

Getting rid of electronics such as computers, mobile phones, and old television may be tricky, especially when the options available…

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Why You Should Invest in Solar Power

Why You Should Invest in Solar Power

June 16

What are the benefits of investing in solar energy?  The main benefit of investing in solar energy is that you…

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Why Does Electricity Need a Ground?

Why Does Electricity Need a Ground?

June 09

Many of us may have heard of a ground in relation to electricity, but not everyone will know its purpose.…

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How Do I Install a Smart Lighting System?

How Do I Install a Smart Lighting System?

May 01

As a homeowner you want to ensure your home is comfortable for you and other members of your household, this…

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Upgrading to a Smart Home

Upgrading to a Smart Home

April 10

What is a Smart Home? Smart homes can be considered the new trend of recent years and the epitome of…

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What is the Best Way to Run Power Outside?

What is the Best Way to Run Power Outside?

February 25

If you are looking to boost your outdoor power experience then Mr. Electric Electricians in Dallas will…

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Upgrade Your Home with Landscape Lighting

Upgrade Your Home with Landscape Lighting

February 14

You need a landscape lighting if your yard is not visible in the dark. With a landscape lighting provided by…

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Guide to Where to Begin When Switching to LED Light Bulbs

Guide to Where to Begin When Switching to LED Light Bulbs

January 25

The Led lights are surely a new buzz in the market and if you too are looking to turn your…

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What`s the Difference Between AC & DC Power?

What`s the Difference Between AC & DC Power?

January 13

Both AC and DC possess the abilities to provide electric power in different ways, thus, it is very important to…

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Generator Installation in Farmers Branch

Generator Installation in Farmers Branch

December 02

Generators are your only and last resort once the main source of energy supply is out. Many people do not…

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5 reasons why you should brighten up outside spaces with accent lighting

5 reasons why you should brighten up outside spaces with accent lighting

November 24

The impact of outdoor illumination on the way we live and the difference it can make by changing people’s perception…

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Generator Installation in Arlington

Generator Installation in Arlington

November 16

In recent times, we depend solely on technology and power to live comfortably in our homes and to work efficiently…

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How to Choose a Reliable Electrician

How to Choose a Reliable Electrician

November 10

Homeowners sometimes, make the mistake of choosing the wrong electrician for their electrical works because most often, they don’t know…

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