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Read more on How to Read an Electric Meter in BC  
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How to Read an Electric Meter in BC  

Although it might seem like your electric meter can only be read by an electrician, you can actually read it easily as well. A couple of years ago, BC Hydro switched from dial displays to the new smart meters which makes it easier to actually read what’s on your digital meter. So, learning how to read an electric meter is actually much easier…

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Read more on What You Need to Do When Waterproofing Outlets
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What You Need to Do When Waterproofing Outlets

Electrical outlets provide safe, simple, and easy access to electricity, but to ensure they stay safe you need to be cautious when installing them outdoors. Indoor outlets typically are placed in ways where weather isn’t an issue, but outdoor outlets need to be protected. Waterproofing outlets that are outside prevents not only damaging your home’s…

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Read more on Most Common Electrical Code Violations
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Most Common Electrical Code Violations

If you purchased a home or commercial building with common electrical code violations unknowingly, these issues can put yourself, and others, at risk. These violations are crucial to recognize to prevent future issues. But how do you recognize what an electrical code violation looks like? What impact can it have on your home or office if left unchecked? We answer those…

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Read more on Electrical Safety Checklist for Commercial Businesses 
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Electrical Safety Checklist for Commercial Businesses 

Do you remember the last time you got your building’s electrical system inspected? Electrical issues can often go unnoticed until it’s too late. Even if everything appears to be okay, electrical problems may not always show up immediately. That why it’s important to have an electrical safety checklist you routinely go through to avoid future issues.  We’ve created a simple checklist you use to ensure your building…

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Read more on Tips from an Electrician: Low Cost Ways to Reduce Your Commercial Energy Bill
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Tips from an Electrician: Low Cost Ways to Reduce Your Commercial Energy Bill

Almost every business could benefit from reduced power bills – except perhaps the power companies themselves. But many power saving options cost you money upfront: solar power installation, new water heaters, and insulation aren’t cheap. And that initial outlay may not be viable for you right now. So, what can you do to reduce your commercial…

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