Every homeowner needs to know these five things about their house. It will make service calls go smoother and might even prevent major damage in a home emergency.
Do You Have Aluminum Wiring? Why You Should Get an Electrical Inspection
If you’re a homeowner in Albuquerque, you’ve probably heard about aluminum wiring. How do you know if you have it? What’s the big deal, anyway?
When should I call an electrician?
It’s really easy to forget how dangerous electricity is. We use it for almost everything we do, and it makes it easy to take it for granted. The problem is that if we get hit by a bolt of lightning or stick our fingers in a socket, we aren’t going to become the Flash. We’re going to be seriously injured. … Read More
Why you need an annual electrical inspection
All of our homes are run by an invisible power that most of us take for granted: electricity. It’s easy to forget that it’s there. The different parts of it – wiring, panels, and circuits – are things that we don’t see every day. So how do you know if electrical issues are brewing behind the wall? What is an … Read More
Protect your Home from Germs using UV Lights
This flu season has been rough so far. And with the Coronavirus in the news, it can be unsettling to think about your loved ones getting sick. Luckily, there is a way that you can beat cold and flu season this year!
5 Tips for a Safe Holiday Light Set-Up
It’s officially that time of year again! We’re in full swing of the holiday season, which means that people across New Mexico will brave ladders to hang their festive lights for the whole neighborhood to see. Before you begin, it’s important to know all the safety precautions you should take in order to protect your family and home against some … Read More
How can Preventive Maintenance Save You Money?
How Can TLC’s Preventive Maintenance Agreement Save You Money? It is easy to take our home’s plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling systems for granted until something breaks. Even though they take the backstage, your comfort, functionality and even safety relies on them. Plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling emergencies can be costly, inconvenient and, on occasion, dangerous. How can you avoid … Read More
5 Common Home Electrical Problems
Electrical issues can be frustrating and sometimes hazardous. Here are the top 5 electrical problems our electricians see. Top 5 Common Electrical Problems 1. Electrical outlets in the kitchen and bathroom are not working Most homes these days are equipped with Ground Fault Circuit Interrupts, or GFCI for short, in the kitchen and bathroom. These are specialized outlets that detect … Read More
Electrical Fire Safety Tips
If you are still reeling from this week’s episode of This Is Us, you’re not alone. **SPOILER ALERT** if you are not caught up on this this week’s episode (1/22/18), do not finish reading this. There has been such strong response by fans that the Crock Pot brand has setup a twitter account to answer fans concerns and questions and … Read More