Should You Make the Switch to LED Lighting?
In the ever-evolving landscape of home improvements, one question frequently comes up among homeowners – should you make the switch to LED lighting? While traditional incandescent bulbs have been a staple for years, the rise of LED technology has revolutionized the lighting industry. To help you make this decision, our experts at Best Home Services
Types of Landscape Lighting to Spruce Up Your Yard
As the sun goes down and the darkness engulfs your backyard, does it leave you feeling like something is missing? You’ve spent all this time crafting an enjoyable space outdoors, it’s only right that everyone can see it at night too! Enhancing your outdoors with well-placed lighting not only adds to its functionality but also
Replace These Recalled Electrical Panels ASAP
Electrical panels installed in your house provide the primary distribution point for the electrical flow to your appliances and outlets. However, some residential and commercial models of electrical panels have been recently recalled, and some of them could put your home or business in danger of a fire. Our team at Best Home Services explains
What is a Generator Interlock Kit and Why Do You Need One?
Hurricane season is in full swing. Are you ready in case of a prolonged power outage? You probably already know how important it is to have a backup generator in case of an emergency, but can you use a portable generator to run the important appliances in your home? Yes! That is where a generator
Do Your Smoke Detectors Need to be Replaced? Here’s How to Tell
If you notice a high-pitched “chirp” coming from your smoke detectors, it could mean that their battery life is drained. But it could also mean that your smoke detectors are nearing the end of their lifespan. We all know that smoke detectors are crucial in preventing fire deaths and injuries, but did you
The Benefits of Whole-Home Surge Protection
Power surges can seriously harm your property and put your family in danger. While most power surges are associated with lightning, many surge events come directly from the power grid or even inside the home from overloaded outlets. To combat these power surges, a whole-home surge protector can keep you safe regardless of
Why Install a New Ceiling Fan
If you are planning to install a new ceiling fan in your home, you might be wondering if it is a project that you can tackle on your own, or if you should get the help of a professional electrician. To help you decide, our electricians at Best Home Services discuss the benefits of installing
How to Choose a Backup Generator for Your Home
If you have never experienced a prolonged power outage, you can count yourself lucky—especially living here in hurricane-prone Florida! When the power goes out harsh temperatures can make every minute inside your home uncomfortable. Not to mention endanger children, senior adults, and pets. The good news? You can avoid the inconveniences of a power
Common Household Electrical Problems
Many of us frequently take electricity for granted. You simply turn to the closest switch or outlet when you need it, and there it is, available and waiting all the time. We cannot live without the electricity that illuminates our homes, keeps us comfortable, and powers all of our modern conveniences. Yet, electricity can
Permanent Backup Generators 101
If you have ever experienced an extended power outage during a storm or utility equipment failure, you know that it can be extremely uncomfortable. Around here, you never know if the power will be out for hours or even days. A permanent backup generator can supply your home with temporary power to keep your family preoccupied – we mean, comfortable – until the power comes back on.