Electrician, Services,maintenance
Written by Larry Cook

Facts to Know Before Purchasing a New HVAC System – Part 1

If you’re thinking about purchasing a new HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system in time for the hottest days of summer, this article will help by discussing some facts you should know. However, the most important resource will be a licensed electrician who is very experienced in installing HVACs. Make sure to contact one in your area to get the best results. 

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Home Automation , electricians
Written by Larry Cook

Make Living Automatic in Your Smart Home

Smart home automation will bring energy efficiency, improved convenience, better security and comfort into your home.  Gaining in popularity over the past few years, smart home systems have become more affordable and user-friendly. The following will discuss aspects of your home that can be improved with smart devices. Consult with an experienced and reputable licensed electrical services company for the best results.

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installations,motorized window covers
Written by Larry Cook

Six Benefits of Automated Window Treatments – Part 1

Long sunny days can make the inside of your home uncomfortably warm. We compensate by lowering our thermostats, forcing air conditioning to work harder and use more electricity. A better solution is automated shades and blinds, which can be integrated with the environmental controls of a smart home. This two-part article discusses the six primary benefits of automated window treatments. Consult with an experienced and expert licensed electrician regarding installation for your safety and the best results.

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electric, installations, lightings
Written by Larry Cook

Keep Your Cool with New Ceiling Fans

Able to lower the ‘feeling’ of a room’s temperature by about 8 degrees, ceiling fans allow homeowners to raise thermostats and save electricity by using less air conditioning. The swapping of an overhead light fixture with a ceiling fan can be handled safely by an experienced and licensed electrician usually within one to two hours.

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energy saving,electricians, electrical services
Written by Larry Cook

How to Save Energy During Spring and Summer

There are numerous free or inexpensive ways to save energy during the spring and summer months. The following is a summary of tips from the U. S. Department of Energy website (www.energy.gov) that will cut your energy expenses when electricity consumption typically jumps. Another great idea is consulting with an experienced energy auditor regarding a home energy audit to get the best results.

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electrical safety, electricians, Annapolis MD
Written by Larry Cook

Deciding to Repair or Replace an Air Conditioner – Part 2

As discussed in Part 1, summer will be soon arriving, and it may be time to decide to repair or replace your faulty Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) unit. Part 2 will cover refrigerants and other factors to consider. Remember to consult with an experienced and licensed electrician before starting this project.

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Electrician , residential, home, electrical services
Written by Larry Cook

Deciding to Repair or Replace an Air Conditioner – Part 1

The hot and sunny days of summer are on their way, and it’s time to think about the health of your air conditioner. There are several factors that will help you decide whether to repair or replace your old A/C unit. Remember to consult with an experienced and licensed electrical services company before you start this project.

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forced-air furnace,electricians, installations
Written by Larry Cook

Electric Forced Air Furnaces for Winter Heating

The dead of winter is approaching and if your old heater isn’t doing its job anymore, it may be the right time to have a new forced-air furnace installed. Although certain models run on electricity, they can still decrease the costs of heating your home and be environmentally friendly. There are also gas models, but the electric models are selling better because of their advantages. The following will discuss the basics, benefits, drawbacks, and costs of electric forced-air systems.

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hvac,electric, contractors
Written by Larry Cook

How to Shop for a New HVAC System

HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) systems are growing in popularity, but it has long been an important component of every home. This article will discuss 5 important HVAC system features, and it will help guide you in buying the right one for your home. It is also important to consult with an experienced licensed electrician before you commit and ask the experts to install the unit.

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Written by Larry Cook

Energy Saving Tips for the Summer

Through the hot summer months it’s especially important that you turn off unnecessary lights. Replace your light bulbs with LED lights that use far less electricity, and don’t get as warm. These steps will help to keep the temperature in your rooms cooler.

When there are less humid and cooler summer days nights, open your windows if there is a nice breeze to enjoy.

If you have ceiling fans or a floor fan, use them throughout the summer to help keep your rooms at least 10 degrees cooler than they would be without the fans.

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