1. Why LED Lighting

    LED Lighting began as many famous discoveries, innovations, or inventions do — as an accident. In fact, LED lighting was accidentally discovered in 1962 while trying to invent a laser. Soon, these little red lights were selling for $260. These litt…Read More

  2. Why You Need to Hire a Professional Electrician

    Most of us are naturally DIY’ers. After all, we’re Americans, and we’re self sufficient. We can do everything ourselves with no help. From installing a garbage disposal to re-doing our flooring, we like the feeling of a project well done by our…Read More

  3. The 5 Most Dangerous Electrical Hazards in Your Home

    Your home is a haven for you and your family. It’s a safe place where you can relax, get comfortable, and unwind from a long day. It’s also where you create new memories and reminisce on old moments. You and your family love being at home. But di…Read More

  4. 7 Surprising Home Electricity Facts You Ought to Know

    7 Surprising Home Electricity Facts You Ought to Know

    Dozens of appliances and features in your home utilize electricity. Whether you realize it or not, electricity is a fundamental part of your daily life. From your refrigerator keeping your food cold to the monitor at your office that allows you to ch…Read More

  5. Types of Light Fixtures

    Let’s face it, without light, well, the world would be a pretty dark place outside of daylight hours. When the moon was full, you could use that for outdoor lighting. But if it was a new moon, you’d be out of luck. Luckily, humans learned to harn…Read More

  6. How to Save Money with Home Electricity Upgrades

    You open another utility email, and it shows how much you owe for the prior month in electricity. The price tag is a bit shocking. Every month since you’ve moved into your home, the cost has risen. What’s the deal? You turn off lights when you’…Read More

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    5 Home Electrical Safety Tips You Should Know

    You love electricity. Not only does it keeps you warm in the winter, but it also keeps you cool in the summer. Electricity helps us cook food and keep the lights on. Think of all the other features and appliances in your home that utilize electricity…Read More

  8. Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Electrical System

    Like all things in life, electrical systems wear out. And because your electrical system does its job (light switches work, appliances buzz with life, and your sprinkler system comes on like clockwork), we don’t think much about it. Herein lies the…Read More

  9. Kids and Safety in the Home: How to Keep Your Kids Safe around Electricity and Heating and Cooling Systems

    Accidents are the leading cause of children ages one to 14. About 100 kids a year die from accidental electrocution, usually in the home. Most of these deaths are preventable. Home Furniture, Plumbing, Electrical, & Heating in Kankakee cares abou…Read More