Los Angeles Electrician Blog

Installing or Replacing Ceiling Fans

Often overlooked, a ceiling installation can bring a lot to your home. Installing a ceiling fan is a great way to keep your home cooler during the summer without breaking the bank. This helps you keep cool, save money, and save energy. Ceiling fans can also help keep out unwanted guests – bugs. With the […]

Where to Find the Best EV Charger

Purchasing an electric vehicle comes with some big decisions. First, it’s the car, then you have to decide if you want to have an EV charger installed at your home. You have two main options, a NEMA 14-50 receptacle or a mounted charger. Either one will be enough to charge your electric vehicle at home […]

How To Know if Your Panel Needs Upgraded

Owning a home is great! There are many benefits… you can paint the walls whatever color you like, you can decorate the outside whenever you feel like it, there’s a yard your kids and pets can play in… but there are also some disadvantages – like when things start to break or get old. Sometimes […]

Need Your House Rewired? Check These Signs

How important is it really to make sure your house has adequate wiring? In the United States, fire departments across the country respond to over 25,000 home electrical fires every year. The U.S. Fire Administration has reported that these fires have caused 28- deaths, 1,125 injuries, and over $1 billion in property loss and damage. […]

Best Electrician – Licensed and Insured

Electricity is used so much in our homes we might take for granted how dangerous it can be. Whenever homeowners need work done on their homes and it involved the electrical system, it’s necessary to call a licensed and insured electrician to help out. It might seem like a simple task to replace a light […]

Can Recessed Lighting Touch Insulation

A good look and design might not always be associated with efficiency. As homeowners, we want to be proud of our homes and we want to show them off to family, friends, and neighbors. The lighting in our homes should be modest unless you’re trying to display a beautiful lamp. The ideal range of an […]

What Does An Electrician Do?

Working as an electrician you can expect to do everything from installing to maintaining all electrical and power systems found in homes, businesses, or factories. If you take a look a the wiring or control equipment found in a structure, there’s a good chance, as an electrician, you will be working on it. Wherever electricity […]

How Do EV Charging Stations Work

So you’re thinking about purchasing an electric vehicle. In addition to the traditional elements you have to worry about such as loans and insurance, you know have to consider how you’re going to charge your vehicle. With your electric vehicle, you might not have to worry about finding a gas station but you still need […]

How to Upgrade a Panel Box

Older homes are not set up to have enough amperage to manage all the elements in the home. The panels in older homes only have around 60 amps, while today’s panels have 200 amps or more. The electrical demands of an older home can cause the panel to trip frequently. If this is the case, […]

Is Joining Two Extension Cords Illegal?

The legalities of joining two extension cords vary state by state, most states it is legal to join two extension cords together. The important question to ask, though, is: Is joining two extension cords safe? In reality, nothing is really dangerous as long as the limitations of the cords are realized and they are plugged […]