Category: Tips

What to Do When the Power Goes Out in the Winter

Published on: October 25, 2013 By: Oozle Media

Fall is upon us, and winter is fast approaching. With Utah’s unrelenting snow storms and unpredictable weather, there’s always a chance that the power will go out. Be prepared if this situation should arise, and know exactly how you are going to react. First reaction  Before you start to overreact, make sure that you haven’t…

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Tips for Organizing Electrical Cords

Published on: August 2, 2013 By: Oozle Media

With some many electronics, devices, and systems that require wires and electrical cords running across the house, your electrical cables are bound to turn into a ridiculous mess. Besides being a huge headache when it comes time to move something or add something, that mess of cords can be a fire hazard as well. This…

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Getting Plugged-In: The Differences Between Countries’ Wall Outlets

Published on: April 26, 2013 By: Oozle Media

Anyone who has traveled to another country has been frustrated, confused, or just plain angry with the electricity systems and various different wall outlets around the world. It was best explained by Gizmodo author John Herrman, in his comical article entitled, “Why Every Country Has a Different F#$%ing Plug.” “If you buy a phone charger at…

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Save on Electrical Repairs

Published on: February 15, 2013 By: Oozle Media

Every home is going to have electrical problems and since electrical repairs can be dangerous to do on your own a professional will have to be called. Since these services can be expensive here are some ways to help you not break the bank: Hourly rates: There are always going to be electricians that have…

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Simple Electrical Problems You Can Fix Yourself

Published on: November 27, 2012 By: Oozle Media

When it comes to fixing things in your home, most people would probably prefer to fix thing themselves than hire a professional. However, this can be dangerous at times, without the proper tools or know-how. With that being said, there are a few simple electrical problems that you can fix yourself. Here’s what they are…

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