Servall Electric Company Blog:Archive for July, 2018

Why Ceiling Fans Are Grossly Underrated

Monday, July 16th, 2018

wooden ceiling fanSo here’s the thing—a ceiling fan will not cool the air in the room in which it is running. You can leave that ceiling fan on all day, only to come home to a house that is just as hot temperature wise as you left it. So, we get it, ceiling fans may not seem like an important investment. Perhaps you believe there’s no point to their installation at all.

Sure, there are some wasteful ways you can use ceiling fans (like running them all day when you aren’t home, as we just mentioned). But there are also very useful ways to use them, too.

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GFCI and AFCI: Which Outlets Are Best?

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

A new GFCI electrical outlet.Your electrical system is easily one of the most important components of your home. A good majority of your appliances and home equipment rely on it to operate, including your HVAC systems and your water heater. Even if you have gas-powered systems, they require an electrical ignition to start.

A malfunctioning electrical system can cause a number of problems throughout your living space. This is more than just being inconvenient and causing you to possibly lose access to various functioning appliances. It’s about the safety of your home for you and your family. Electrical problems can create a serious threat to the health and safety of your family—just ask our electricians in Hamilton, OH about your risks.

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