With summer in full swing, higher temperatures often mean higher electric bills. Escaping the summer heat can drive up energy use, and with temperatures higher than usual this summer, energy usage can be more costly than ever. In fact, AC use can account for about 55% of the average person’s electric bill.
Are you ready for hurricane season? For homeowners, it’s never too early to prepare! In Louisiana, hurricanes are most active during August and September. Characterized by high winds, heavy rain and often falling tree limbs, these severe storms cause many properties to lose electricity. The solution? Generators.
Many know Marvel’s classic quote, “With great power comes great responsibility.” This phrase couldn’t be more accurate, especially in the electrical world where literal power requires safety and responsibility.
With summer on its way and spring in full swing, it’s common for homeowners to take this time to revamp their space. From major home renovations to simple spring cleaning, getting your home ready for summer celebrations and gatherings often includes DIY (“do it yourself”) projects. For those taking on DIY electrical projects, here are some common electrical mistakes you should avoid when renovating.