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Working With Aluminum Wiring

Installing electrical systems with aluminum wiring was a common practice for homes in the late 60s and 70s. At the time, it was considered a cheaper alternative to copper wiring. Being the more economical option, aluminum wiring became the norm for almost a decade, not only in Alberta but all-over North America. Unfortunately, this cheaper […]

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Measuring Your Energy Usage

Many Albertans are spending more time at home, respecting the current recommended safety guidelines by working remotely, social distancing, and limiting their travel. An unexpected side effect of staying home as much as possible is a spike in energy usage. That spike leads to higher monthly bills, which can be a struggle to keep up […]

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Accessibility Updates Your Electrician Can Provide

Over 350,000 Albertans have some sort of disability, with mobility and dexterity challenges making up the vast majority of that number. For people living with these challenges, accessibility is key to their health, safety, and comfort. In addition to ramps, modified furniture, or even widened doorways, there are some lesser-known electrical updates that can significantly […]

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Commercial Lighting Trends

2020 has been an intense year for everyone. Now that the Alberta government’s plan to relaunch the economy is rolling, many businesses are re-evaluating their set-up. From safety protocols to sales strategies, the pandemic has given all of us a fresh new look at how things are running. Many commercial businesses are taking this time […]

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