Light Up Your Kitchen Renovation

Light Up Your Kitchen Renovation

When you begin a kitchen renovation, we can assume that there are some things about your kitchen that just aren’t working for you. As you design your kitchen for a fabulous makeover, don’t forget to consider the lighting. In this article, we take a look at the different options you have for lighting your kitchen renovation, and making it a room that you love to be in! The Different Types of Lighting You Should Incorporate Into Your Kitchen Renovation Four types of lighting should all have a place in your kitchen design. They each serve a purpose and contribute to

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Updating Your Home Lighting

Updating Your Home Lighting

If you’ve got older lighting fixtures in your home, you already know that they make your home look dated. If you’re thinking about updating your home lighting, start with your oldest fixture and see what a difference it makes. Before you know it, you’ll be working room to room, putting an up-to-date polish on the entire house. Let’s shed some light on suggestions to help! Show Off Your Focal Point With Lighting In most rooms, you want to create a focal point… an area the eye gravitates to naturally. In some rooms, it’s obvious. A dining room, for example, usually

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Electricity for Your Pier and Boat Lift

Electricity for Your Pier and Boat Lift

When boating season hits, there’s no stopping a boat enthusiast. Some people will even “make-do” and rig up their own electricity… they might even patch together extension cords. This is so dangerous. Don’t get lost in your excitement for the boating season. Installing and using electricity around water requires a licensed electrician. Otherwise, it’s a dangerous proposition. Safety First – Inspect all Electrical Connections The same way you would have your home’s HVAC system checked twice a year, you should have your existing electrical connections for your pier and boat lift inspected at the beginning and end of the season.

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Updating Your Lighting Fixtures

Updating Your Lighting Fixtures

One of the ways you can update the whole look of your home is by updating your light fixtures. Like pink tile or shiny chrome faucets, older outdated lighting can make your house look, well… old. While you may be focusing on the rooms the public can see, your home is your oasis, and you should continue an updated look further than the living room and kitchen. Carry it through to the bedrooms and bathrooms… even your entryway could probably use some new lighting to welcome visitors to your home. Most of these updates are reasonably priced and can change

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When Should an Electrician Install Your Ceiling Fan?

When Should an Electrician Install Your Ceiling Fan

If you’re proud of your DIY skills, we salute you! There’s nothing like the satisfaction of completing a home improvement project to enhance your home. There are, however, times when you should use extreme caution with home projects. Dealing with electricity can be tricky, and if you don’t have a lot of knowledge and experience working with it, you are better off hiring an electrician to complete this project. Here’s when you know to call the licensed electrician: When Wiring Is Not Present for Your Ceiling Fan Installation If you want to install a ceiling fan where there is already

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