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It Pays to Upgrade to LED Lighting

Are you looking at ways to reduce your electricity bills and overhead but don’t know how? One simple way is to upgrade to LED lighting and enjoy huge money saving benefits almost immediately. In fact, experts say that business lighting upgrades can cut lighting bills by 50% to 70%! Why You Should Consider A Lighting … Continue reading “It Pays to Upgrade to LED Lighting”


Labeling your Electrical Panel

Ever need to flip a switch on your electrical panel, and you don’t know which one to flip? It can be a frustrating process, but it doesn’t need to be! Labeling your electrical panel can save time and confusion. Labeling your electrical panel is important, not just to lessen frustration for the homeowner. Knowing which … Continue reading “Labeling your Electrical Panel”


Would Your Home Pass an Electrical Safety Inspection?

Whether you’re cooking dinner, browsing the web, or blow drying your hair, you rely on electricity more than you probably realize. Since we depend so heavily on appliances and outlets, of course we want to make sure they are functioning reliably. Most of us would also like the peace of mind of knowing whether our … Continue reading “Would Your Home Pass an Electrical Safety Inspection?”


Resolve to Fix Bad Electrical Wiring in the New Year

Is your electrical wiring up to code? If you know your wiring is faulty, old or insufficient to handle your electrical needs, the new year is a great time to commit to a wiring inspection. In some cases, problems are severe enough that you should seriously consider replacing the wiring in your home, but that’s … Continue reading “Resolve to Fix Bad Electrical Wiring in the New Year”


There Are How Many Different Types of Electrical Outlets?!?

Trivia Question: How many types of outlets are there? Most people would say two, maybe three. Nope, there are 75 electrical outlets in the average home, of various sizes, shapes, and functionalities. Are the ones gracing your walls the right ones for the job? Let’s take a closer look at some of the most common … Continue reading “There Are How Many Different Types of Electrical Outlets?!?”


Dead Outlet? – What to Do About It

Dead Outlet? – What to Do About It Do you have an outlet that can’t seem to keep its act together? We know just how maddening that can be! Today the experts at Fab Electric will share with you how to troubleshoot and handle a dead outlet, and when it’s time to call us! To … Continue reading “Dead Outlet? – What to Do About It”


How to Avoid a Hair-Raising Outdoor Electrical Experience

How to Avoid a Hair-Raising Outdoor Electrical Experience Outdoor electrical outlets are quite convenient! They provide the power needed to light your yard, operate power tools, plug in holiday lights, and power up speakers and other entertainment devices. It is extremely important to protect these outlets, however, because failure to do so can create a dangerous situation for … Continue reading “How to Avoid a Hair-Raising Outdoor Electrical Experience”


Why You Need a Standby Generator for Your Home or Business

Why You Need a Standby Generator for Your Home or Business Being prepared in the event of a power outage is a very valid concern, as severe summer and snow storms can create a loss of electrical service. In some cases, the outage may last for days or even weeks. Anyone who has wished they … Continue reading “Why You Need a Standby Generator for Your Home or Business”


Electrical Safety Tips at Home: Appliances

To prevent unnecessary exposure to electrical hazards and safety risks, it’s important that your family members know the risks involved and simple prevention measures that can be taken to avoid dangerous situations. Appliance Safety Tips From a simple electric clock to the microwave oven, these safety tips can help keep all appliances operating safely: Unplug … Continue reading “Electrical Safety Tips at Home: Appliances”


Why Your Business Needs an Electrical Preventive Maintenance Program

Why Your Business Needs an Electrical Preventive Maintenance Program Does your business have an Electrical Preventive Maintenance (EPM) program in place to keep its electrical system running efficiently and effectively? If you answered “yes,” that’s great – keep it up! If you answered “no,” or you’re not quite sure what an EPM program is, here’s … Continue reading “Why Your Business Needs an Electrical Preventive Maintenance Program”