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Why Is My Light Switch Hot?

Why Is My Light Switch Hot?

A standard light switch shouldn’t get hot. If it feels much warmer than room temperature to the touch, it’s an indication that there is something wrong. A hot light switch isn’t something to ignore. There is a problem that could potentially cause an electrical fire.... Read More
Why a Microwave Keeps Tripping the Breaker

Why a Microwave Keeps Tripping the Breaker

It’s hard to imagine a home without a microwave oven. They’re handy for cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner, warming up snacks, heating water for hot drinks, soup, and lots more. They’ve become so commonplace in our homes that we don’t even realize how many times we... Read More
Are Ceiling Fans Supposed to Wobble?

Are Ceiling Fans Supposed to Wobble?

Ceiling fans are a great way to cool the air in your home in these hot Arizona summers. They’re relatively inexpensive and you can install them yourself. They come in many designs, so it’s easy to find something to fit each of your rooms individually. Sometimes,... Read More
Whole House Surge Protection

Whole House Surge Protection

Practically everyone has experienced a power surge in their homes. Power surges can be caused by lots of sources both inside and outside the home. Surges come from your own electronics, fluctuations in the power grid, and even lightning strikes that happen during... Read More
How Much Can I Save with LED Lighting?

How Much Can I Save with LED Lighting?

LED (light emitting diode) lighting is one of the energy-efficient types of lighting available today. It’s fast becoming the lighting of choice for many reasons. The technology has improved significantly over the past few years. Prices have come down, and not only do... Read More