Archive for September 2016

Safety Tips for Outdoor Holiday Decorations


October through January is holiday light season, starting with Halloween. Outdoor lights and decorations are a fun way to get in the spirit of the holiday, welcoming trick-or-treaters with a spooky set-up that causes a delightful shiver up the spine. However, if you make a […]

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Ambiance: The Latest Trend in LED Lighting


When LEDs first arrived on the scene, they were large in size and emitted light with a blue or “cold” cast to it. As LED technology advances, the bulbs are getting smaller and the light is getting warmer, opening up all new possibilities for design […]

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Fuse Box VS. Circuit Breaker: What’s The Difference?


An electrical panel is the heart of your home’s electrical system. It receives incoming electricity and directs the flow of that electricity to distribute power throughout the circuits your home. It also provides a crucial service for your home’s electrical safety by monitoring the strength […]

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When To Upgrade Home Electrical Service


Minneapolis is home to many neighborhoods filled with stunning old historical houses that have held up beautifully. However, home electrical systems tend not to stand the test of time as well as crown molding or original hardwood floors. In the last 100 years—heck, even in […]

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5 Types of Home Electrical Outlets


While most of the electrical outlets in your home are the standard two- or three-pronged receptacles you’re used to, there are in fact a variety of different types of electrical receptacles. Each different type of outlet is designed for a specific purpose and is capable […]

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