Electrical News

Whole home generators are increasing in popularity and becoming a must-have item for many people in Oklahoma.These generators have an automatic transfer switch tied into the system to automatically start and stop the generator which are powered by either propane or gas. So how do...

Do you know how to test smoke detectors in your home? Did you know that the National Fire Protection Agency recommends that you should test smoke detectors once a month? If you’re wondering how you go about testing the alarms in your home, check out this...

When the lights are flickering, panic sets in. Is the electricity about to go out? Is there an electrical panel problem? How much is it going to cost to repair flickering lights? Mister Sparky understands your concerns, and we’re going to address them on the...

  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...