Knob & Tube

Do you have knob and tube wiring in your home? It was a common electrical system installed in homes from the early 1900’s to the 1960’s. The original designers were trying to be safe by using less electricity, but it turns out that they didn’t account for how much power we now use today. Nowadays, […]

7 Signs Your Electrical Problems Require Professional Help

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Do you have a flickering light in your home? Or is the power going out on occasion? If so, it might be time to call an electrician. There are several signs that can indicate electrical problems in your home and you should contact a professional if any of them happen to apply to you. Electrical […]

Best Times to Update Electrical Appliances

Below you’ll find some tips for best times to update your electrical appliances. Here at DCL we can help with moving appliances, updating fuse boxes and much more! Replace your refrigerator every 10 years to save money on energy bills and prevent food spoilage. Update your dishwasher every 5-7 years for better performance and lower […]

5 Tips for Spring Electrical Safety

Check your electrical cords for any frays or tears Replace any old, outdated light fixtures with new LED bulbs Make sure all of the outlets in your home are working properly by using a circuit tester to check them Keep an eye on the weather forecast and make sure you have flashlights and batteries on […]