Posted on 8/8/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
Depending on the aptitude, knowledge, and experience of the homeowner, some electrical work can be conducted as a do it yourself project. It’s important to make sure you don’t get in over your head as an improper electric job can be a nuisance at best or a safety issue at worse, and it nearly always costs more to fix a botched job than to hire a professional to conduct it properly in the first place.
Posted on 7/25/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
You’ve probably seen it countless times: an electrical spark at the moment you plug in your hair dryer or blender. There are times when you can safely ignore that electric spark, but there are other times when that spark is a sign that something is wrong with your electrical system. At Harrison Electric, we’ve found that if you’ve experienced the following and you have an electrical spark, you should contact us as soon as possible to avoid an electrical fire.
Posted on 7/18/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
As a homeowner, you are always looking for a great way to improve your home. By making more improvements, you increase the value of your home. One commonly overlooked way to make an easy change to the look and feel of your home is by upgrading your lighting.
Posted on 7/11/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
When it comes to your home, it is natural to want the best. You want the best lawn and the best furniture. If you have an electrical problem following a severe storm, you want the best electrician. At years of experience in the industry, our team at Harrison Electric offers the best services in an around Minneapolis and Plymouth, so we want to help you avoid making mistakes when it comes to choosing an electrical professional.
Posted on 6/20/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
When storm activity increases, there is always a chance that your electrical system in your home is in danger. In fact, a storm can be the cause of your electrical system if your system isn’t up to par. The following are three potential electrical hazards that a storm can turn into a nightmare.
Posted on 6/13/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
Although most contractors take great pride in their abilities and want to do the best possible work for the lowest possible price in order to keep clients happy, not all contractors are created equal. When you have work in your home, good intentions aren’t as good as great work. This concept is especially true when it comes to electrical contractors because of the importance that their job is done right the first time.
Posted on 6/6/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
Every homeowner needs an electrical contractor as some point, whether it’s for repairs, additional electric usage, upgrades or new construction. Although electricians are required to be licensed, not all electricians are the same. Some electricians are more talented than other, some take the job more seriously than others, and some are just better workers all around. When you need an electrical contractor remember although no two jobs are the same they all share certain commonalities you can expect to see happen during the process.
Posted on 5/23/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
More and more homeowners are becoming more energy conscious. Concerns about energy use affects everyone. Whether you simply want to save money or you want to reduce your carbon footprint, energy conservation is on everyone’s mind.
Posted on 5/16/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
Technology is transforming our lives. It seems like each day there is a better way to live our lives with technology. As a homeowner with an older home, you may think that incorporating some of these technological advances in your home is cost-prohibitive, but it’s not. The following are a few ways you can make your home smart, without it costing you and arm and a leg.
Posted on 5/9/2016 4:00 AM By Harrison Electric
At Harrison-Electric, we understand how complicated your electrical system can be each day. Following a severe storm with strong winds can make matters worse for homeowners. We want you to know how to handle the situation so that you are not in harm’s way. The following are three tips for handling electrical damage following a severe storm.