What It Takes to Become an Electrician

May 30, 2017 by Valerie Griffiths

Sean and I feel blessed to be running our own electrical contracting business which we built together from the ground up. This year marks the ninth year that we’re in business. Sean, my husband and co-founder of Griff Electric, has been working as an electrician for nearly twenty years. Earning his title of Master Electrician […]

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Fire Safety Checklist, Room by Room

May 12, 2017 by Valerie Griffiths

A fire detector is essential in any home or business. But when it comes to fire safety and prevention, it’s only one step in the right direction. Taking a few measures toward fire prevention in your home or business protects your home and family, or work space and employees. Read on for our room-by-room guidelines. […]

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Electrical Baby Proofing in Your Home

May 2, 2017 by Valerie Griffiths

So you have welcomed a baby into your family — congratulations! There’s no greater joy. Whether you’re a proud parent, grandparent, aunt or uncle, having a new addition is a beautiful thing. You probably had quite the to-do list as your prepared for your arrival, from setting up the nursery to installing the car seats […]

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Overlamping: What You Need to Know

April 3, 2017 by Valerie Griffiths

Overlamping is one of those electrical terms you might not know, but a concept you should definitely be familiar with. Here’s a Q&A to give you the facts on overlamping and how to keep your home, business, and loved ones safe. 1. Q: What is overlamping? A: Every lighting fixture comes with a wattage rating […]

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Top 5 Electrical DIY Mistakes

March 21, 2017 by Valerie Griffiths

We live in an age of DIY. It’s a good feeling to do something yourself and be proud of the work you put in, and there is no shortage of inspiration from Pinterest and other outlets. But what if your DIY work created safety risks? With so many nuances to electrical work, that is all […]

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