Posted on Nov 15th 2023
If you’re like us, you look forward to admiring the lights that go up each December. With more hours of darkness ahead of us, holiday lights are a bright spot that brings joy and excitement to many. Unfortunately, these lights can be expensive and even dangerous if not installed correctly. Before you start getting your business ready for the upcoming holiday celebrations, consider the following safety tips and tricks and contact Custom Electrical Services for any commercial electrical installation you may need!
Posted on Nov 6th 2023
There’s much more to lighting than flipping a switch on and off. It’s impossible to concentrate if a bright light is shining in your eyes. But it’s equally difficult to stay alert if the lights are too low. When considering how to boost productivity, you need to look beyond cubicle designs and ergonomic chairs. The wrong lighting can not only make it harder to see, but it can lower moods, make employees feel sick and decrease the overall morale. Custom Electrical Services commercial electrical contractors in Utah can lead you through your full options.
Posted on Sep 25th 2023
Flooding is a stressful time under any circumstances, but one of the most immediate concerns you may have relates to your electricity. Electricity and water are a dangerous combination, and knowing what to do to protect your home from additional damage after a flood is critical. Here are four things you can do after a flood to keep yourself and your family safe, brought to you by the experts at Custom Electrical Services .
Posted on Aug 23rd 2023
As summer reaches its end and the days grow shorter, it can become more challenging to enjoy your backyard space in the dimming light. Backyard lighting offers a perfect solution for those looking to savor the outdoors for longer hours. If you’re looking for a way to make your outdoor haven glow when the sun goes down, here are a few trendy backyard lighting ideas we love at Custom Electrical Services !
Posted on Jul 6th 2023
For many households, facing the summer months means struggling to keep the home interior at a livable temperature without racking up a pricey electric bill. Leverage these five helpful tips to stay comfortable while keeping your electric bill low.
Posted on Jun 6th 2023
Electricity is an essential part of our daily lives, but it can quickly become dangerous during an electrical emergency. Read on to learn more about the types of electrical emergencies to watch out for and steps to take during such situations, brought to you by our experts at Custom Electrical Services .
Posted on May 8th 2023
Summer is the perfect time to tackle electrical projects and updates around your home and in your yard. With a bit of attention, you can help give new life and energy to your house. Here are a few electrical projects that are perfect to accomplish this summer with Custom Electrical Services !
Posted on Mar 30th 2023
One of the best parts of spring is the opportunity to do some cleaning and reorganizing. A freshly organized home feels amazing and is the perfect way to kick off the new season. While purging through your belongings, changing your sheets, and preparing your yard for the warmer months ahead, don’t neglect the importance of performing routine electrical maintenance around your home.
Posted on Mar 2nd 2023
Home inspections involve a basic check of the electricity. Still, it's wise to hire a certified electrician to conduct a specialized review of the electric components of your new home. Having a licensed electrician inspect the home in addition to the standard inspection can give you added protection and peace of mind and possibly save you money in the future.
Posted on Feb 17th 2023
Teaching your children about safety surrounding electricity within your home and the outdoors will keep them and your home safe. Start with clear rules and standards surrounding electricity from a young age so that they grow up understanding the dangers and consequences of improper electricity use.
Posted on Feb 16th 2023
If you live in an area with bad winter storms, you can still enjoy your outdoor lights! You just have to make sure there are no electrical hazards or damages. Here, we go over some outdoor electrical basics and tips so you can enjoy your winter lighting safely, even in bad weather.
Posted on Dec 27th 2022
You may have spent hours and even days putting together a festive light display this year—and now it's time to take it all down. As you look forward to next year, maybe you're hoping to solve some electric problems or go bigger with your holiday display. Whatever your plans, it's important to use the right kind of extension cord and use it correctly. Here are a few tips for next year on outdoor extension cord safety, brought to you by the expert electricians at Custom Electrical.
Posted on Dec 20th 2022
Installing lights on an overloaded circuit or circuits is a major fire hazard. Before you deck the halls with a holiday light show, consider installing new circuits to power your Christmas lights and avoid any electrical emergencies this season. You don’t want your light show overshadowed by the lights accompanying a fire truck or an ambulance!
Posted on Oct 18th 2022
Electric fireplaces are a low–cost, energy–efficient way to bring warmth to your home. If you’re considering installing an electric fireplace, you may have questions about safety and proper upkeep. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about electric fireplace safety, brought to you by the experts at Custom Electrical!
Posted on Sep 1st 2022
The majority of homes in the United States have an electric stove. These appliances are well–loved for how consistent they are to cook with and how easy they are to clean. Still, like any appliance, electric stoves need maintenance now and then to keep them in top form. Before you call in the experts for a minor repair, here are some suggestions on how to address common problems on your own first.
Posted on Aug 22nd 2022
Few things are as magical as sitting outside surrounded by twinkling lights in the summertime, or cozying up around a firepit in the fall, and who of course can forget the cheer of colorful Christmas lights? Outdoor lighting can make your outdoor space look and feel amazing. But putting up outdoor lights and powering them can be a challenge, and even potentially hazardous. Here are a few tips on how to safely and properly power your outdoor lighting.
Posted on Aug 22nd 2022
Purchasing a new home is an exciting and busy time. With so many plans to make, papers to sign, new furnishings to buy and moving to arrange for, it’s tempting to put other things off. But when it comes to the safety of you and your loved ones and protecting your huge, brand–new investment, don’t skip having an electrician inspect your home.
Posted on Jul 11th 2022
Ready to cool down on the patio on sunny days and enjoy relaxing evenings without a swarm of mosquitoes? Custom Electrical is ready to help you with the installation of your beautiful new outdoor ceiling fan!
Posted on May 27th 2022
Understanding the proper use of your electric system can significantly enhance your home's electrical efficiency. You can also protect yourself from electrical accidents by understanding the proper use of your home's electrical system. Click for our tips at Custom Electrical!