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19 Apr 17
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If you dread receiving your electricity bill at the end of the month, or maybe your bill has suddenly skyrocketed in the last few months, then you are probably doing some of the things below; Leaving your appliances plugged in A lot of electricity is consumed when you leave appliances plugged in after use. Simply switching off the appliance does not mean that power is not being consumed; this is because most appliances are left on standby mode....

05 Apr 17
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LEDs are the new choice of lighting and are replacing incandescent light bulbs all across the globe. Today, LED lighting represents 20% of the lighting market. Lighting-emitting diodes can be used in a variety of ways and have a longer lifespan. Aside from this, they are also energy friendly and work just fine when connected to a low-voltage supply. If you ask any electrician OKC, they will tell you that we are living in a city that is fast cha...

22 Mar 17
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Electrical faults around the house are no challenge for the typical DIYer. While there are a lot of fixes that can be done without needing your electrician, there are those that should just be left to a professional. Electricity does a lot for us when it comes to powering the home, but there could be huge repercussions if something was to go wrong. Below are some electrical fixes that should be left to an expert; Adding new outlets For an elect...

16 Mar 17
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Common ways to avoid violating electrical codes The electrical system in your premises needs you to approach with a lot of caution. For most DIY-ers, simple fixes have become routine. However, every once in a while even the best of us get it wrong. While doing it yourself seems like the most logical approach in many scenarios, you may be flouting electrical codes as you carry out repairs. Some of the mistakes are a result of the new additions ...

18 Feb 17
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Much of your home’s electrical is hidden behind the walls. For this reason many homeowners do not think about electrical until there is a malfunction or home remodel. Making updates to your home is an opportune time to have your home’s electrical checked and upgraded if needed since walls and ceilings may be open for repairs. Below are some common reasons to consider calling a Tulsa electrician to your home: Proper Groundi...

16 Jan 17
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When you compare how many kitchen appliances (large and small) many homeowners have now compared with decades ago, you will likely see an increased demand for electricity. The kitchen is just one space in the home increasing demand, electronics are found more frequently as well. While these conveniences and technological advances are impressive, they can also create problems on a home’s electrical system. Older homes which have not had pr...

03 Jan 17
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When a new home is built, a professional electrician is called in to complete the wiring on the property. Then an inspection is usually required to make sure the work meets or exceeds code. Yet, when it comes to making electrical repairs in existing homes, many homeowners attempt to troubleshoot on their own. This can be not just time consuming, but also dangerous. If you have any of the following issues in your home, calling in a Tulsa elect...

04 Dec 16
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We often don’t realize how much we rely on electric until the power goes off. Once it does you will find yourself without much of the convenience you expect every day. Although storms are one time when power outages could be expected, other reasons such as damage to power lines or the electrical grid can create a temporary loss of power. It is important when you lose power to look around and see if immediate neighbors have also lost power....

27 Nov 16
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Our lives rely more on technology than ever before. Only a few decades ago families may have had one central television console in their entire home. Now it is not uncommon for households to have at least three or more televisions throughout the space – and in areas beyond the living room. Along with televisions come more (or more powerful) appliances, surround sound systems and other newer luxuries throughout the home. Take a look at your ...

22 Nov 16
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The twinkling of holiday lights is one of the most magical parts of the season. Hours can be spent creating scenes that are worthy of driving around town to take in the displays. In the rush to decorate and create a winter wonderland, it can be easy to create electrical hazards without even knowing. In case of concern it is always best to call in a professional Tulsa electrician to get an expert opinion, but being diligent is a good starting po...

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