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What Makes an Electrician Qualified?

In this blog post, we’re going to discuss what a qualified election actually is and how you can find one. There seems to be no universal agreement on what a “qualified electrician” should be. Or better yet, what does it take for an electrician to become qualified? Once we answer ...
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What Colour Temperature Lights Should I Use?

Lighting has the power to completely transform a space. From calm and cozy to bright and functional, the light’s colour temperature plays a crucial part in how we use light in our homes and workspaces. Not sure what the differences are between warm and cool lights, or which colour temperatures ...
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How to Find an Electrician Near Me

In this post, we’ll teach you how to find an electrician near me Many homeowners like doing stuff on their own – whether it’s a kitchen renovation, interior painting, or landscaping, there’s satisfaction in finishing a project all by yourself. But not every home improvement job is meant for DIY. ...
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10 Benefits of Hiring an Electrical Contractor for Your Factory

In this blog post we are going to give you the 10 Benefits of Hiring an Electrical Contractor for Your Factory Electricity is the lifeblood of your factory. Without it, not much would get done! To keep operations running smoothly, your power source needs to be managed efficiently and good ...
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How to Reduce Your Electricity Bill During a Heat Wave

In this blog post, you’ll learn how to reduce your electricity bill during a heatwave. In late June, a record-breaking heat dome hovered over most of British Columbia, Northern Alberta, Vancouver, and some parts of the Yukon and other Northwest Territories lasting for several days. Heat domes happen when strong ...
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How An Electrician Can HELP Property Managers

In this case study, we are going to showcase how PTX Electric can help property managers by making their job easier with efficient and timely electrical service. This was a job with one of the local property managers, Metropolitan Property Management with its office in Surrey. While most property managers ...
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How PTX Electric Helps Co-Op Housing

In this blog post, we are going to showcase how PTX Electric specializes in the co-op housing industry and what we can do to help with not only their electrical needs but how our expertise can also help maintain and run a co-op more efficiently.   How PTX Electric Can ...
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The Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Residential Electrician

If you have an electrical problem in your home, doesn’t it make sense for you to hire an electrician who specializes in residential electrical? Today, most households are heavily reliant on electricity than ever before. However, not all homeowners can fix electrical problems on their own. That’s where qualified electricians ...
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What to Think About When Upgrading your Electrical Panel?

Like all other electrical components at home, the electric panel needs regular checks and monitoring. If you’ve never had any need for electrical fixes, you won’t realize that an electric panel needs inspection. However, you still must do it to look for signs of rust or scorching – both of ...
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The Top 10 Electricians in New Westminster

It can be difficult to find a trusted electrician in  New Westminster. Many well-trained and experienced electricians provide services in New Westminster, but who can do the best job at an affordable rate? There are many aspects to consider of course. One crucial thing you should look at is online ...
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10 Best Coquitlam Electricians

Are you looking to hire a Coquitlam-based electrician? If so, you are in the right place. It is important to maintain the upkeep of your home or commercial property, all the while ensuring your safety. It’s important to hire a trained and licenced electrician who understands what he or she ...
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How to Replace or Install a Ceiling Fan

Ceiling fans should provide an energy-efficient solution for cooling your home and distributing airflow. Installing it in preparation for the summer makes sense – the cool breeze means you don’t need to overwork your air conditioning system. Most homeowners don’t realize that ceiling fans help circulate the heated air in ...
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What Is A Fair Price For An Electrician?

In this blog post, you’ll learn how much an electrician costs.  Are you scared of hiring an electrician because you’re afraid of how much the total bill will cost? DIY electrical work has its perks – you get to save money and perform the job in your convenient hours. But ...
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How To Hire The Best Coquitlam Electrician

In this blog post, you’ll learn how to hire a Coquitlam Electrician. Many people don’t give much thought to the electricity in their homes or offices unless something goes wrong and it stops working. When it does, they inevitably need an electrician. So, is hiring an electrician as easy as ...
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Top 10 Best Electricians in Vancouver

In this blog post, we are going to talk about who we consider the best Vancouver electricians. It’s inevitable that most home and business owners in Vancouver will, at some stage, require the services of an electrician. When this time comes, it’s essential to choose an electrician with the right ...
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Is Your Home Due for an Electrical Service Upgrade?

When was the last time you checked your electrical system? The answer is probably a long time ago or not at all. The thing is that many people don’t think about their electrical systems until something goes wrong. And it’s easy to see why, considering that just by pressing a ...
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A Property Manager’s Guide to Hiring an Electrician

Hiring an electrical contractor is one of the responsibilities of a property manager. The inspection, maintenance, repair, and installation of a building’s electrical system is crucial in providing a conducive living experience for its tenants. Choosing an experienced and licensed electrician is part of effective property management; it means you ...
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10 Lighting and Electrical Considerations for Vancouver Home Renovations

In this blog post, we’re going to talk about what electrical issues you need to consider when you do home renovations in Vancouver. Renovating your Vancouver home means putting a premium on the lighting and electrical system. It’s not only for compliance or keeping up with the existing safety standards; ...
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How to Find a Reputable Electrician in Coquitlam

Finding a reputable Coquitlam Electrician or Electrical contractor can be a challenge, especially if you have a major electrical problem that needs fixing. Fixing electrical circuits – or any electrical problems for that matter – in your home is probably not your forte. As a DIYer, there are limits as ...
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How to Find a Reputable Electrician in Chilliwack

Fixing electrical circuits – or any electrical problems for that matter – in your Chilliwack home is probably not your forte. As a DIYer, there are limits as to what you can do. You might be able to install a plumbing fixture, replace the old kitchen tiles, or even install ...
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Signs You Need to Update Your Vancouver Home’s Electrical System

If you’re a Vancouver homeowner then there are distinct signs you need to recognize that will tell you that you need to update your electrical system. You care more about all other conveniences at home than your electrical system. You freak out when there’s no hot water in the morning ...
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Electrical Fire Safety in the City of Chilliwack

Electrical fires and electrical shocks are responsible for thousands of fatalities each year in North America alone, and Chilliwack is not exempt from electrical accidents. Faulty wiring, outdated systems, and old panels are the most common culprits, but they can all be prevented if property owners learn and embrace simple ...
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Mistakes Homeowners Make When They Do Their Own Electrical Work

We are going to talk about some of the common electrical mistakes in this post. The web is filled with videos on do-it-yourself home improvement. There is nothing wrong with these videos if you don’t put yourself at risk of getting injured. Thanks to the boatload of information found online, ...
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Common Electrical Problems in Older Buildings

Old residential buildings and houses have a unique charm. The classical architecture and timeless design coupled with large corridors and rooms, are no longer as prevalent in modern structures. But while old buildings can be visually superior, their structural integrity is another story. From the outside, a building or house ...
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How to Find a Top Chilliwack Electrician

There’s no denying the danger associated with electricity; any job that requires fixing or installing electrical components must be performed by a professional. While you can replace a bulb on your own, you’re better off hiring a Chilliwack electrician for the installation and repair of your electrical system. A qualified ...
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5 Questions to Ask a Vancouver Electrician Before Hiring

Most property owners in Vancouver understand the risks in handling electrical systems, which is why it’s important to hire a professional electrician. Electricians can either be a licensed electrical contractor or a handyman with some skills in electrical work. The difference between these two is that the former has years ...
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