Category: Electrical Maintenance

Childproofing Home Electric Devices & Outlets

Published on: October 22, 2014 By: Oozle Media

Electrical devices and systems are everywhere. In the home they surround–from light switches, fixtures, and appliances to televisions, computers, and other electronic media. If you have young children at home, you will need to protect them from tampering with certain electrical devices by taking steps to childproof these things. Depending on the age of the…

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When to Consider Rewiring Your Home

Published on: October 15, 2014 By: Oozle Media

The electrical systems in your home are some of the most important in the house. Every home needs proper wiring, lighting, and electrical management. Depending on who wired your home, it might be time for a re-do. If you have problems with your home electrical system, you may not need to have the entire home rewired,…

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Tripped Breakers: Causes and Solutions

Published on: September 9, 2014 By: Oozle Media

A short circuit or overloaded circuit are often the primary causes of tripped breakers.

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Extension Cord and Outlet Safety at Home

Published on: July 22, 2014 By: Oozle Media

Practicing good extension cord and outlet safety is important to prevent fires and damage to electrical systems. Many home electrical problems are caused by circuit overloads, power surges, and preventable fires related to items around outlets or cords catching fire. Protecting your home electrical system and essential power cords is important to preserve these items…

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Finishing Your Basement: What Not to DIY

Published on: June 4, 2014 By: Oozle Media

Depending on where you start, there are many steps that must be taken when you go to finish your basement. Look at what you want to accomplish, and the steps that will need to be taken to get to that point. While there are a number of projects within a basement remodel that can be…

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