Standby Generators: Should You Buy One?

Power outages are unavoidable and can happen unexpectedly. From hurricanes and sudden electrical storms to transformer interruptions and power equipment failures, you need to be prepared for a blackout. Blackouts and power outages have been steadily increasing in frequency and duration across the country. Violent storms and the nation’s aging and overloaded electrical grid are  … Read more

Electric Fires: Causes and How to Prevent One

Electrical fires are common in both residential and commercial settings and can do some serious damage to your property and put everyone’s safety at risk. Annually, U.S. fire departments respond to over 50,000 electricity-caused residential structure fires a year, resulting in over 500 deaths, more than 1,000 injuries, and over $1 billion in property damages.  … Read more