Here’s What You Should Consider

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If you’re looking for a Raleigh electrician to become your dedicated professional for electrical installation and repair, there are a few things you should consider. When hiring a Raleigh electrician, it is crucial that you do your research. While you could hire the first electrician that you come across online, it’s best to do some digging. That’s because electricians should be highly qualified professionals with the expertise required for the job. Electrical work can be complicated and an amateur just won’t cut it.

Before hiring an electrician to work on your home or business, you need to know their qualifications by asking the right questions. Choosing the wrong electrician or trusting an unqualified amateur for the job can lead to a host of problems…


Electrical fires account for an estimated 51,000 fires each year. Here’s how to protect your home

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Electrical fires are a huge problem in the United States that aren’t talked about nearly enough. In fact, home electrical fires account for an estimated 51,000 fires each year, resulting in nearly 500 deaths and more than 1,400 injuries. These electrical fires also result in an estimated $1.3 billion in property damage each year. As you can see from these statistics, it is incredibly important to be aware of the dangers, as well as the potential causes, of electrical fires. This is the best way to determine how to best avoid them.

Today, our Raleigh electricians will be looking at the top 5 most common causes of electrical fires as well as how to prevent them. With this information, you can feel more confident that you can keep you, your family, and your home safe from an electrical fire. …


Gift-giving for the home DIY’er in your life

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There’s nothing quite like the holiday season. It’s always a time of good cheer, wonderful gifts, and great memories with your loved ones (except, of course, if you’re the Grinch and planning another Christmas heist).

As the season grows ever nearer, you probably already have your naughty and nice list. But the list, more often than not, comes with a long “Christmas gifts” search history on your device with more misses than hits. We don’t envy you there, since searching for a Christmas gift is almost more trouble than just shelling out cash on the thing in the first place.

But we’ve got you covered there! If you’re wondering what gift would be perfect for the holidays, why don’t you take a chance on a gift of automation and efficiency? …


Home improvement made simple

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Installing a ceiling fan in a particular room of your home is a great way to add a stylish touch while ensuring year-round comfort. At Right Electrical Services, we know that many homeowners have been led to believe that installing a ceiling fan is a DIY job. Unfortunately, those inexperienced with installing a new ceiling fan can run into some serious trouble if they aren’t prepared. For this reason, our electricians always recommend contacting a certified electrician when planning ceiling fan installation. …


Sell your home for more with these simple electrical upgrades

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If you are considering selling your home, you will want to do everything you can to boost your home’s value. Not only will doing so improve your chances of selling your home more quickly but it will also ensure a better return on investment. As electricians, we are frequently asked which electrical upgrades make the biggest difference in boosting a home’s value. While there are many electrical upgrades you can make to improve the value of your home, focusing your efforts in the right places will maximize your return on investment.

Today, Right Electrical Services will be highlighting the electrical upgrades you should consider to make your home more valuable. With moving season right around the corner, now is the time to think about the upgrades that make a real difference. Get the most bang for your buck with these electrical upgrades to boost home value! …


Everything you need to know to keep you, your family, and your home safe

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As you likely know, thunderstorms and lightning strikes can create various electrical safety hazards in your home. Knowing what to do in order to protect yourself and your electronics during a thunderstorm can help minimize the risk of not only serious injury but even death. Today, Right Electrical Services, LLC has some electrical safety tips that you can use to keep you, your family, and your electronics safe during a storm.

What To Do If You’re Caught Outside During a Thunderstorm

If you could choose, it would obviously be best to be indoors when a thunderstorm strikes. Unfortunately, this isn’t always possible and it is for this reason that you know what you should do if you’re caught outside when a storm hits. Remember, lightning always hits the tallest objects in its path. For this reason, you’ll want to take care to move to a low point if possible. …


Something wrong with your switch? Here’s how to find the problem

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As something found in every home, it isn’t often that we think about whether we’re in need of light switch repair. A light switch is a mechanical device with a variety of moving parts that gets thousands of uses over the course of its lifespan. For this reason, it should be no surprise that light switches eventually wear out and go bad.

So what’s the first sign that your light switch is bad? For starters, you’ll likely notice that your light switch is functioning in an abnormal way. This may involve an audible snap or popping sound whenever you flip the lever. …


The ultimate guide to what’s wrong with your home’s lighting

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When it comes to flickering lights, not knowing what the problem is can be a nuisance. Whether your lights are flickering, blinking, or dimming periodically, it’s important to remember that there is always a cause. Oftentimes, this cause is benign. Every now and then, however, flickering lights are an indication of a larger problem with your home’s electrical system. In this case, ignoring what seems like a small problem can lead to costly and even deadly consequences in the form of an electrical fire, for example.

Before you start to worry about flickering lights too much, however, investigate the problem further. You can usually diagnose the cause of flickering lights by observing the flickering pattern. This involves observing when it happens, for how long, how frequently, and so on. Today, your local Raleigh electricians will be discussing some of the most common causes of flickering lights in your home and how to identify them. …


Think you can go without? You can’t!

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While it may seem like the best idea to save money and put off regular electrical inspections for your home or business, it’s important to have your electrical systems checked properly. Having regular electrical inspections done regularly at your residential and commercial locations can be a serious lifesaver, saving you time and money.

Today, Right Electrical Services, LLC will be explaining the importance and benefits of having regular electrical inspections performed. After reading this article, you’ll understand why it is so crucial. Let’s get started!

The Benefits of Performing Electrical Inspections

So what are the real benefits of performing regular electrical inspections? As it turns out, there are many benefits! Our licensed Raleigh electricians want to share the benefits with you so that you’ll understand the importance of not skipping an electrical inspection for your home or business. …


5 strategies you should use

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Whether you are a business owner or a property manager, it is likely that you’re always looking for ways to boost efficiency. One of the best ways that you can do so is by finding ways to save energy in commercial buildings. Aside from helping you save on your electricity bill for your commercial building, this will also help you to achieve a lighter environmental footprint for your company. Doing your part for the environment is something you can feel good about!

Today, Right Electrical Services will be offering you 5 ways that you can save energy in commercial buildings. With this information, you should check to see if your commercial properties are doing all that they can to save energy. …

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Right Electrical Services, LLC

Right Electrical Services is an electrical contractor based out of Raleigh, North Carolina. Website: raleighelectricians.com Call us at (919) 359–1017!

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