Archive for November 2016

Flickering Lights: Common Causes and When to Worry

flickering lights common causes

Flickering lights or household lights that dim periodically can be a nuisance, but usually there is a benign cause behind the flickering. However, flickering lights can also be an indication that there is a larger issue with your electrical system, in which case ignoring the […]

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A Recipe for Thanksgiving Kitchen Safety

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During Thanksgiving, home kitchens become centers of activity and deliciousness. With the oven, the microwave, and every stovetop burner going, the chefs of the household will crank out dish after dish until the Thanksgiving table groans under the weight of it all. There’s always the […]

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Troubleshoot a Kitchen Faucet With Low Water Pressure

troubleshoot kitchen faucet with low water pressure

The most common problem homeowners experience with their kitchen faucet is low water pressure, which can be caused a variety of different factors. In order to repair a faucet with low water pressure, you must first identify the source and scope of the problem. Once […]

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How to Avoid Circuit Breaker Overload in Your Home

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If you’ve ever noticed the lights dim when you switch on the hair dryer, you’ve experienced your breaker approaching the overload point. In modern homes with 200amp electrical service, it’s difficult to overload the breaker. But homes weren’t always built with the capacity to handle […]

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