As a business manager, you know the importance of a good maintenance program.
It’s what keeps your place of business looking its best while creating a safe and comfortable environment for employees and customers.
You may already invest plenty of time, money and attention maintaining everything from your IT equipment, to your heating and cooling, to your floors.
But have you thought about your electrical system?
Today we’ll take a look at the benefits of regular electrical maintenance and some helpful hints for implementing preventive maintenance for your own electrical equipment. Continue reading
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when doing electrical work. Opening the panel to see dozens upon dozens of wires, all different colors, can feel like a recipe for disaster. Not knowing the meaning of each specific color can mean the difference between getting a shock and safely performing your home maintenance. Follow this guide to better understand the electrical wire color code and keep yourself safe. Continue reading
Who says all the fun has to go indoors after the sun goes down?
With the right patio lighting design, you’ve got the perfect setting for inviting guests over for an after-hours social, or some quiet time outside before turning in for the night.
The best news is that there are patio lighting options for almost any taste and budget.
If you’re thinking of installing or updating your own patio lights, take a look at these 5 easy tips while shopping around to get the most for your money. Continue reading
Commercial lighting design has more of an impact on your business than you may know. Would you want to go into a restaurant that’s practically in the dark, or go into a hardware store whose sign has been flickering on and off for the past few months? The way your business is lit plays a major role in how people perceive your business. Read our industrial lighting tips to find out how to utilize lighting in a way that is both functional and appealing for your business. Continue reading
In the day-to-day routine of managing your business, electricity may not exactly be at the top of your to-do list.
But whether you’re launching a startup or helping an established firm navigate the ups and downs of today’s business climate, having the right electrical system, with the capacity for handling your organization’s requirements, is one of the foundational building blocks for your success.
The kids are out of school, the sun is out, and the temperatures are about to be scorching. We all know what this means: it’s almost summer. While summer does come with great weather, that heat can take a toll on your utility bill. If you’re looking to save some money while keeping cool, look no further and follow this guide to cut down on your summer utility costs. Continue reading
The days are getting longer and the temperatures are inching up.
Pretty soon we’ll be spending more time outdoors entertaining guests and having fun with the family — even after the sun finally drops below the horizon.
It’s a great time to start thinking about garden lights to create an inviting mood and illuminate the occasion. Perhaps the best news of all is the wide variety of styles available to fit every budget. Continue reading
Choosing the right lighting for your parking lot can mean a world of difference. Whether it’s concern about crime, cost of lighting, or your maintenance costs, LED lighting can solve the major concerns of a business owner. By choosing LED lighting, you can make your parking lot management safer, cheaper, and more energy efficient.
Let’s go over some of the reasons why LED parking lot lights can pay off for your business. Continue reading
More people than ever are looking for ways to reduce energy consumption and save money on electricity.
And according to some reports, there’s good news on that front. Continue reading
A few blogs ago we talked about the differences between portable and standby generators.
But there’s another consideration that should cross your mind if you’re shopping for a good source of backup power — and that is the type of fuel your generator uses.
Today we look more closely at the differences between generators that run on gasoline and those that use diesel fuel.
Here are 7 key questions to keep in mind as you weigh your options. Continue reading