Posted on 10/22/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
Minnesota winters can damage an electrical system in your home if the panel, wiring, or other components are vulnerable. Harrison Electric can winterize your electrical system so that it is fully protected and fully operational during the cold winters.
Posted on 10/15/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
If you just purchased an older home or are considering selling your home, you may have to undergo a home inspection to determine if your electrical system is up to code. Harrison Electric offers complete electrical wiring and panel inspections for homeowners in Minneapolis and the surrounding area.
Posted on 10/8/2018 7:04 AM By Harrison Electric
When you need electrical service, you may be tempted to hire a handyman instead of a certified master electrician. Many homeowners choose this options because they want to save money. They may also have a friend who claims that they can provide the same level of service a certified electrician.
Posted on 9/24/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
To begin, wiring your own home is always a bad idea. Even if you have a little knowledge and a few tools to do the job, there’s nothing that replaces a certified, experienced electrician. Rewiring your own home can lead to code violations, cancellation of your warranty or insurance policy, and, worse, an electrocution of fire in your home. The bottom line: don’t risk any of the above.
Posted on 9/17/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
As a homeowner, you may be unaware of what GFCI or AFCI electrical outlets are - much less what they stand for. Although both of these types of outlets perform essentially the same function - controlling the flow of current in an electrical system - they do not operate in the same manner.
Posted on 9/10/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
With winter only a few weeks away, it's’ time to start thinking about protecting your home from the freezing temperatures, snow, and ice. You’ll want to start by preserving your power supply. By winterizing your electrical system, you will prevent an outage from occurring when your family needs it the most.
Posted on 8/20/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
The title, Master Musician, instantly garners respect and trust in the electrician community. When a technician becomes a Master Electrician, it demonstrates their commitment to excellence in all aspects of their work.
Posted on 8/13/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
The circuit breaker is designed to stop electrical overloads that can lead to fires in your home. If the circuit breaker panel is damaged or worn out, a fire could break out in your home. Due to the simplicity of their sign, circuit breaker problems are easy to fix.
Posted on 8/6/2018 10:04 AM By Harrison Electric
The more components you add to your pool, the more electrical wiring you will need. While electrical systems are well insulated around pools, wear and tear can cause water to creep into the wiring. When this happens, electrocution can occur.
Posted on 7/23/2018 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
Choosing the best light bulb for your needs can be a confusing task. After all, the lighting aisle at your local hardware store likely has dozens of options to choose from. If you’ve ever found yourself perplexed by the many types of light bulbs and wondered what the differences were, Harrison Electric is here to help. As your residential electrician, we’re committed to helping you make the best choice for your home’s lighting needs. The next time you head out to pick up new light bulbs, keep this guide in mind.