EB Design Air Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Electrical’ Category

Your Generator, Your Heater, and You

Monday, September 28th, 2020

standby-generatorWhile the weather might not be at its coolest right now, lower temperatures are on their way. What’s more, harder weather is on its way as well such as strong wind and rain. But this cold and wet weather doesn’t scare you much because you have a good, hearty heater to keep your home warm, right?

Yes, of course! That is, until the power goes out because of a power outage or a tree taking down an electrical wire. Losing power during a time of cold weather is less than pleasant, made even worse when you don’t have a reliable or easy way to get the lights back on. There is a solution to this thankfully: a whole-house generator.

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Enjoy Some Extra Light This Summer

Monday, July 6th, 2020

outdoor-lightsSummer is a great season for extended playtime in the yard. Whether it is playing Frisbee or BBQing some yummy dinner options, it is nice to be able to enjoy some extra hours of sunlight, warmth, and fresh air outside your home. with that said, once the sun sets it can be a lot harder to enjoy the outdoors even if you really are trying to extend you time outside.

With the help of our licensed electricians in Pearl River, NY you can extend those outdoor hours and light things up. However you are looking to add light to your backyard, we can help with installation and connection, so you can enjoy a bright summer without the hassle of electrical problems.

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When to Call for Generator Service

Monday, November 25th, 2019

whole-house-generatorThe family is here, the turkey is in the oven, the tea kettle is heating up and the conversation is flowing. It is great to see everyone and it seems like absolutely nothing can hinder the good mood.

That is, until the lights go out.

Thankfully you have a whole-house generator installed that will allow the party to keep going. At least, you thought so. But then you realize that the lights are still out. Aren’t whole house generators supposed to start on their own?

Realizing this at the worst possible time isn’t fun. That is why scheduling a maintenance appointment for your standby generator, before the party starts, is the best thing to do. This will help you avoid costly, emergency electrical repair in Nanuet.

All you need to do is know when to call.

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Is It Time to Upgrade Your Circuit Breaker?

Monday, September 30th, 2019

Two-Electricians-looking-at-a-circuit-breakerHow often do you really spend time thinking about your circuit breaker? Probably not too often, so we want to take this opportunity to bring your attention to this part of your home. If your circuit breaker isn’t up to par, it’s time for you to consider  an upgrade for your device.

You need professional care for your circuit breaker panel. If you’re looking for some great electricians in Pearl River, NY, you can always rely on our professionals. Don’t rely on anyone that doesn’t have the right amount of expertise for your electrical work. You’re always going to need work you can rely on to keep your home comfortable, wet lit, and most of all safe. Contact our team today to schedule an appointment with our professionals.

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3 Electrical Problems You Shouldn’t Tolerate

Monday, May 13th, 2019

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It’s easy to take our home’s electrical system for granted, but that can be dangerous. Most of our electrical system is hidden behind drywall, leaving the complex parts of the system out of sight and out of mind.

It’s going to take some visible signs of a malfunction to alert you that anything is wrong with your electrical system at all. But even then, it’s easy to ignore these signs entirely! We might not think of flickering lights or a tripping circuit as “normal,” but since it’s not causing any damage, we tend to tolerate it.

The problem is that whatever’s causing these annoyances might pose the risk of electrical fires or electrocution. An expert of electrical repair in Nyack can inspect your home every few years to ensure that the systems are functioning properly, but in between those periods, you can learn which signs indicate the need for repairs.

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Choosing the Right Generator For Your Business

Monday, December 24th, 2018

residential-generatorFor homeowners, a generator means peace of mind. For a business owner, a generator can mean everything. Even if the power outage is due to scheduled maintenance from the electric company, that doesn’t mean your business doesn’t depend on a constant source of running electricity.

A generator could be just the thing that your business needs. We’ll help you find the one that is best for you.

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Proper Wiring Is the Mark of a True Electrician

Monday, October 15th, 2018

wire-stripping-closeupIt’s not an understatement that proper wiring is one of the most important parts of an electrician’s job. While we’re excited to work on anything from circuit breaker panels to surge protectors, none of those devices will be worth it if their wiring causes more harm than good.

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Surge Protectors vs Power Strips

Monday, August 20th, 2018

power-stripHave you ever bought a power strip and seen it advertised as a surge protector? For most homeowners, this is the only place they’ve seen a surge protector, and they might assume that these are their best and only options. In reality, these are far from the real thing. True surge protectors are meant to protect your home against any threat of a power surge.

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Beef-Up Your Home’s Electrical Defenses with These Products

Monday, August 6th, 2018

technician-inspecting-electrical-wiringWe shouldn’t have to state how important electricity is for any homeowner. Most people are prepared for the occasional power outage that leaves you in the dark for one night, but can you say the same for two nights? Three nights? A week?

Whether it’s about having backup options or just protecting your electronics from getting fried, there are solutions out there for you. Read on to learn about just a few of them.

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5 Tips for Conserving Electricity at Home

Monday, May 28th, 2018

solar-panel-on-roofNobody wants to just give their money away. All too often, though, that’s exactly what happens with home electricity use. A leaking duct here and a lack of weatherization there, in conjunction with older equipment needing to be replaced, add up to a bigger cost than you might first think. Replacing the air filter on an AC unit on a regular basis is easy for the average homeowner to do. However, there are additional tips for conserving electricity at home which can have an even bigger impact but require professional installation and maintenance.

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