Circuit Breaker Replacement: How Do You Choose the Right New Panel?

You’re making dinner when suddenly, your fridge turns off. This loss of power is the second time it’s happened this week, so you are sure you must go to the circuit breaker panel and flip the switch for your kitchen. Unfortunately, a few days later, it happened again. This scenario is more than just frustrating; it signifies needing a circuit breaker replacement.

Circuit breakers can last for quite a while, sometimes up to 40 years, with proper care and maintenance by professional electricians. But when you notice signs that your circuit breaker has seen better days, it’s best to replace it. That’s when you contact the professionals at RS Martin!

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The Top Five Causes of Electrical Fires and How to Prevent Them

There are plenty of things you can neglect around the house. Washing the dishes can wait another night. Mowing the lawn can wait a few more hours while you enjoy going for ice cream with your family instead. But maybe the outlet in your bathroom sparked when you plugged in your hair dryer this morning, and you went to work and decided to worry about it later if it sparked again. However, that’s not something you should put off, as neglecting anything that has to do with your electrical system can mean an electrical fire!

Many people think an electrical fire will never happen to them, but the truth is it can happen to anyone. Learn more about some of the common causes of electrical fires and how to prevent them in your home today.

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How Can I Help Prepare My Home for Recessed Lighting Installation?

Your home is probably the place you spend the most time, and you should get to enjoy every room equally. However, there is probably one space you wish was a little brighter. Maybe it doesn’t have many windows, or perhaps your home is an older structure, and there are few light fixtures throughout the house. When you want to brighten up any room for any reason, recessed lighting is a perfect choice . You can modernize and bring light to any space with recessed lighting installation!

This minimalistic approach to lighting offers excellent illumination without the visual clutter of hanging or standing light fixtures. When you’re ready to add this feature to your house, you should do a few things before you call one of our electricians at RS Martin to handle the installation.

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Why is Under Cabinet Lighting Installation a Good Choice?

It’s the middle of the night when you wake up and decide to head into the kitchen for a glass of water. Though you’re very familiar with the layout of your home during the day, it feels like a different place at night. You bump into your kitchen island, hit your hip bone, and now have to limp your way to the fridge in the dark. Instead of feeling this frustration and pain, why not consider under-cabinet lighting installation to light the way?

When you want to improve the look of your home cost-effectively, or you need more lighting in your house for those late-night adventures into the dark kitchen, under-cabinet lighting is the perfect way to achieve both! And working with the experts at RS Martin can help you safely get the lighting you want. You deserve to work with knowledgeable electricians on all your home electrical projects, under cabinet lighting installation included, and we can help!

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