There is a big difference between a warm outlet and a hot outlet. Do you know if there is cause for concern in your home? For safety’s sake, use our guide to discover why an electrical outlet feels hot, identify when it poses a potential hazard and learn how to remedy any problems. Frankly, there’s […]
When researching home heating options, be sure to consider radiant floor heating; it’s one of the most comfortable and efficient choices available today. Although warm and cozy floors sound amazing, you may be asking: How do heated floors work? Is it worth the effort to install underfloor heating? Who do I turn to with my […]
Your heated floors are highly durable and built to last, but, like all heating systems, they may malfunction and stop working properly. If this happens, it’s best to troubleshoot common underfloor heating issues so you can quickly get back to toasty warm floors that provide consistent, efficient heat. Why Is Your In Floor Heating Not […]
When deciding whether to install in-floor heating, of course, every home is different, but learning more about these heating systems will help you decide if radiant underfloor heating is right for you.
There are many benefits of radiant floor heating systems, but some common issues exist, and eventually your floor heating system will need repairing or replacing. Heated floors in Calgary are an incredible luxury, but how long can you expect them to last and is in-floor heating worth it? How Long Does In Floor Heating Last? […]
Radiant floor heating sounds like the perfect home improvement to help you cope with those chilly Calgary winters. But before you get carried away with dreams of delightfully warm bedroom and bathroom floors, take the time to investigate and gather information about this heating system for your home. What are the pros and cons of […]
More than just a temporary annoyance, an electrical short circuit can signal serious trouble with your home electrical system. Find out what causes short circuits and ground faults, plus how to prevent them with the tips below. What Is An Electrical Short Circuit? An electrical short circuit occurs when a “hot” wire carrying live current […]
Heads up: The old-fashioned electrical system known as knob and tube wiring system can be dangerous in several ways. If you’ve just learned that knob and tube wiring are installed in your home or in a house you’re about to buy, find out the information you must know to protect yourself and your family. Here […]
Yes, a whole-home surge protector is essential. Whole-home surge protectors fall into the category of “devices that are worth it, even if they only save you once.” Why is that? Well, like most Canadians, you likely have a home full of the valuable electronics and digital appliances that are so much a part of everyday […]
Did you know electrical outlets have a limited lifespan? Sometimes, lifespan can be surprisingly short; we’ve heard of electrical outlets lasting only 5 years or less.