Just Keep Swimming: Pools and Spa Electrical Wiring

June 6, 2018 by Valerie Griffiths

Our crew has handled a lot of pool and spa electrical wiring. It’s common knowledge that summer is the best time to enjoy your pool in New England. But what about lighting it — or installing it in the first place? It’s important to plan for pool work in and around the pool area before […]

Category: Electrical safety, Lighting Design, Residential Electrical Projects
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How to Brighten a Poorly Lit Space

June 28, 2017 by Valerie Griffiths

When a space is too dark, it can feel uninviting and downright depressing. Maybe it doesn’t have any windows. Even if it does, perhaps it doesn’t draw much natural light. Maybe it’s just not lit properly, and luckily, that can be fixed! Brightening even the darkest corners of your home is possible, thanks to some […]

Category: Interior Lighting, LED lights, Residential Electrical Projects


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 […]

Category: Electrical code, Electrical problems, Electrical safety, Residential Electrical Projects


Rewiring Whitwell: Griff Electric teams up with Libby Kirwin Renovation + Design Consulting

November 17, 2016 by Valerie Griffiths

Remodeling a home can trigger a range of emotions: “Yay! Well-preserved wood floors beneath the carpeting!” to “Oh, no. Old wiring.” To transform a house from old to new again you have to highlight its strengths while minimizing its weaknesses. This is just what Libby Kirwin’s team does best. We occasionally collaborate with Libby Kirwin […]

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Renovating Libby Kirwin’s Kitchen

November 2, 2016 by Valerie Griffiths

A kitchen is the heart of a home. While it’s first and foremost a work area, the design and atmosphere of the kitchen set the tone for the entire home. We recently had an opportunity to enhance the kitchen of Libby Kirwin’s house in Middletown, RI. Libby is the owner and lead designer of Libby […]

Category: Kitchen lighting, Residential Electrical Projects


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