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Why Your Kids Should Wear Flip Flops

Posted by Eric Self on May 31, 2013 at 7:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Good installs cost more than cheap ones, but when it comes to electrical installs, cheap ones can kill you. Or kill your Prize Bull (but that's another story...).

We do general maintenance work on a few large condominium complexes in the area and we got a trouble call at one of these regarding their pool. It seems that the kids were getting shocked on the gate. Evidently this had been going on for a while, but it was never called in because nobody believed them at first and it ne...

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Service Calls

Posted by Eric Self on May 29, 2013 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

We do a lot of small service calls over the course of a year.  On the residential side the issues can be pretty minor.  So much so that we have a checklist for the homeowner to go through to make sure there is really a problem at all.  Nothing is worse than having a tradesman come out and discover that the only thing wrong was that the bulb was out!

When you have a light out, a switch not working, or power out to a room, take a look around for some common causes of servic...

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