What Light Bulb should I use?

Ever have trouble deciding which bulb to buy? What lasts longer vs. what is more cost effective? Here are some answers: Incandescent If you have incandescent lights around, you’ll notice a tungsten filament inside the bulb that heats up to produce the desired light. The heated filament (around 4,000 degrees Fahrenheit) produces a warm, yellowish […]

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Protect the Ones You Love this Valentine’s Day!

According to the U.S. Fire Administration, 11% of fatal residential fires are caused by electrical malfunctions!   This Valentine’s Day, show your loved ones how much you care with a Home Safety Inspection from the professionally-trained, background-checked and drug-tested technicians at Mister Sparky.   Don’t delay, ensure the safety of those you love with a […]

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So your neighbor fried his new 60 inch flat screen TV

A lightning storm struck our area not too long ago and the next day my neighbor told me lightning had hit his house and destroyed a bunch of his electronics, including his brand new 60″ flat screen television. Did you know that it is far more common that you might think? And far more expensive […]

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Warning! These home electrocution statistics may shock you

Our lives are dependent on electricity, every waking and even every sleeping hour. You know how frustrating it is when you can’t charge your phone! It is such an important part of our day to day life that it is almost impossible to imagine living without it. Some of these numbers may surprise you, but […]

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How are Your Grill Skills When It Comes to Summer Safety?

According to fire department experts, the most common mistake people make when grilling is turning on the gas, leaving the cover down, then hitting the igniter switch. BOOOMMMM!!!!! They create an explosion from a buildup of gas. The solution, of course, is to keep the lid open before you light the grill. You should make […]

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