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Home Lighting Tips Made Easy

  Lighting in your home can dramatically change the appearance of every room. The function of lights are not just only to give you a light source, but they also high light unique characteristics of rooms. Here are some tips to improve lighting and highlight the special design features or furnishings of your home. 1. Decide on the Style  Get rid of the shadows in rooms, but before installing…

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Home Lighting Tips Made Easy
8 Common Electrical Problems in Your Home You Need to Know Now

8 Common Electrical Problems in Your Home You Need to Know Now

The electrical health of your home is very important because it can become a serious hazard if not properly maintained. At Frontline Electrical Services, we want you and your home to be as safe as possible from electrical hazards. Here are 10 common electrical problems that you need to be aware to keep your home safe. 1. Extension Cords &…

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Spring Cleaning: Put a Stake Through the Heart of Your Home’s Energy Vampires!

For years now, there have been vampires living all throughout your home! They love electricity and are constantly draining your wallet! As technology advances and becomes part of our daily lives even more, we need to get rid of these energy vampires to save energy and money. To get rid of all of the different types of these energy vampires,…

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Spring Cleaning: Put a Stake Through the Heart of Your Home’s Energy Vampires!
Spring Cleaning: The Ultimate Electrical Safety Checklist for Your Home

Spring Cleaning: The Ultimate Electrical Safety Checklist for Your Home

Have you been thinking about the electrical health of your home? Spring is traditionally the time for spring cleaning, but at Frontline we also encourage our friends, family and customers to think of spring as the time to take a look at their electrical appliances and outlets to make sure everything is in tip-top shape and running safely.  It’s important…

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How To Save Money On Electricity: 3 Tips You Need to Know NOW

Electricity is is so intertwined with our day-to-day lives that we can’t live long without it! But it can be very expensive if you don’t watch out on your electricity usage. Here are three of our top tips on how you can start saving money on electricity today. 1. Audit Your Lights and Electronics Lights are a big part of…

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How To Save Money On Electricity: 3 Tips You Need to Know NOW
When Do I Need a Licensed Electrician?

When Do I Need a Licensed Electrician?

The primary role of an electrician is to keep electrical current flowing in a safe and reliable manner to outlets and electrical equipment. Minor electrical tasks such as changing light bulbs, putting in ceiling fans, wiring outlets, etc. are things that homeowners can do themselves. A licensed electrician should be contacted to do the major or dangerous projects listed below.…

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3 Tips About Buying Industrial and Commercial LED Lights

Wondering what the best light to use to light up your industrial or commercial space?  Are you comparing which kind of light to use to light up your warehouse or commercial space? The benefits for each kind of lighting system, fluorescent, halogen, incandescent and LED lights are many. However, more and more of our commercial clients are opting for LEDs…

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3 Tips About Buying Industrial and Commercial LED Lights
9 Cool Facts You Didn’t Know About Electricity

9 Cool Facts You Didn’t Know About Electricity

Can you imagine living without electricity?  How much do you really know about electricity? It plays a big part in our day to day life but we bet you don’t know all the ways it’s used to benefit humanity. Here are some cool facts about electricity - guaranteed to amaze your friends and ignite some lively dinner conversations! 1. Does…

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The Dangers of a Short Circuit

A short circuit is an electrical circuit that has an excess amount of current - this can damage your home and appliances. The reason it is dangerous is because the magnitude of electric current may be very large in such a short circuit, and the release of energy can be cataclysmic to your home or business. What Causes a Short…

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The Dangers of a Short Circuit
5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Electrician

5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Electrician

An “electrician” who isn’t capable of working with electrical wiring and elements can cause substantial damage to your home as well as risk the lives of you and your family. Finding the right electrician can be as much a matter of safety as getting your money’s worth since electrical problems are among the leading causes of house fires. 1. Are…

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home’s Electrical System

With every new year comes room for another year of memories and even some unexpected problems. Don’t let easy and doable tasks for safekeeping your home’s electrical system cause strife in your household. Here are some simple resolutions to prepare you for the upcoming year. 1. Add Inexpensive Door and Window Alarms Keeping doors and windows locked is your first…

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home’s Electrical System
Why Do My Light Bulbs Keep Blowing Out?

Why Do My Light Bulbs Keep Blowing Out?

If your light bulbs keep blowing out, do not fret! It doesn’t mean you have a major wiring fault. Incandescent bulbs have a lifespan of around 900 hours; based on a usage of eight hours a day, a bulb should last roughly about four months. If you replaced the bulbs recently and the lifespan doesn’t seem to be all that…

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The Top 10 Christmas Light Safety Tips You Need to Know Now

Many of us LOVE the most wonderful time of the year! Families display ornaments, lights and motorized characters on their roofs and front lawns. While holiday decorating is all about adding fun, sparkle and warmth to the season, it’s important to remember that many of our favorite decorations carry the risk of fire or electrical injury if not carefully used.…

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The Top 10 Christmas Light Safety Tips You Need to Know Now
Top 10 Most Dangerous Home Electrical Hazards You Need to Know

Top 10 Most Dangerous Home Electrical Hazards You Need to Know

Electricity is absolutely vital to our lives today. We use it for cooking, heating our homes, and powering our electronics. However, it is important that we handle it with caution because as fascinating as electricity is, it has its dangers. A majority of us work with electricity indirectly and learning what hazards to look for is one of the best…

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Top 10 Projects You Need Electricians For in Your Home

Many times, we try tackling a DIY project on our own thinking that it’s more cost effective but any wrong move can make it more time-consuming and burn a deeper hole in our wallets. When it comes to electrical work, there are certain projects that should be done by a licensed electrician like Frontline Electrical Services in Benicia, California. Not…

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Top 10 Projects You Need Electricians For in Your Home