Electrical News

  Why is my electrical outlet not working? Never a good question to be asking. Electrical outlets, or receptacles, are necessities we just can’t live without. Because they’re so important in keeping us in sync with our daily routines, it’s a real inconvenience if an electrical...

Did you know that ceiling fans were originally powered by water when they were invented in the mid-1800s? Talk about an emergency electric problem waiting to happen, right?! Inventor of the ceiling fan, Duchess Melissa Rinaldi, would be proud of her creation today. Appliances such...

Today we’re moving on to discuss your main electrical panels. Yes, we’re talking about electrical panels because they’re important! We’ll discuss the purpose electrical panel repair information and top electrical panel manufacturers we prefer. We'll then take a look at the life expectancy of electrical...

Could someone you know use a $2000 home upgrade? Here's your chance to make a difference with our summer giveaway! Exciting things are happening at Mister Sparky. We just launched our Mister Sparky Makes a Difference campaign! This summer, we're giving away $2000 worth of home improvement services...

May is National Electrical Safety Month, which offers us the chance to share the safety standards that we adhere to every day. We don’t just talk safety, we’re committed to it. Did you know that every Mister Sparky electrician completes more than 150 training hours...

In recent years there has been an even greater push to make LED lights the preferred bulb in America. This year it was announced that incandescent bulbs would begin disappearing from shelves in this country. In fact, a great number of countries have stopped producing...

Teaching your kids the fundamentals of electricity is a crucial step in keeping them safe. Here are some child electrical safety tips to keep your little ones safe around the house. Electricity is a live and powerful conductor of energy and can be extremely dangerous when...

When looking around your abode, or when venturing into buying a new home, it’s easy to overlook the telltale signs of faulty circuiting. We want to remind you that it’s worth taking the time to assess your current or potential new home for the following hazards. Shortage...

Spring is warming up and the relaxing summer months are right around the corner. Kids will be out of school and the vast majority of us will be taking time off for vacations and summer trips. It is important to protect your home while you're...