Servall Electric Company Blog:Posts Tagged ‘Mason’

Is Home Automation Everything It’s Cracked Up to Be?

Monday, May 21st, 2018

man looking at smart phone while he sets thermostatThe simple answer to this question is “yes,” though we don’t expect you to take that at face value. Naturally, you want to know the benefits of home automation so that you can make an educated decision about whether or not it’s a valuable investment on your end.

First, we want to start by saying that given the vast electrical wiring in Mason, OH needed to install a home automation system and all the equipment that goes along with it, you must hire a professional. Not only will this ensure your safety, but it will ensure your home is up to code, as well. Without further ado, here are just some of the advantages of home automation!

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Considerations to Make for Your Indoor Lighting

Monday, January 15th, 2018

large kitchen with under cabinet lighting and pendent lighting hanging from ceilingWhen it comes to making any type of electrical upgrade in your home, you have many considerations to make. It is first important to note that due to the increased demand we place on our homes with various high-efficiency appliances and other electrical equipment, the first step you should take before any new installation is to have your system inspected in case you may need an electrical panel or wiring upgrade.

There’s no exception for a Mason, OH indoor lighting installation. Whatever lighting choices you make, you want to ensure that your home’s electrical grid can support them, for your safety as well as convenience. But of course, we understand that if you’re considering adding indoor lighting, it’s for aesthetic reasons, too! So we’ve shared some tips below on what to consider in regards to indoor lighting in your home.

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Don’t Trust Your Appliance Installations to Just Anyone

Monday, September 25th, 2017

white kitchen with stainless steel appliancesThere are a number of appliances you rely on in your home on a regular basis, sometimes even hourly. It’s easy to take them for granted, but without one of them, life would be a lot more inconvenient. Take your refrigerator for instance—could you imagine being without yours?

If your appliances are not installed by a professional electrician in Mason, OH, then you run the risk of having operational problems later on. Keep reading for more on why you shouldn’t attempt electrical appliance installations on your own.

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Ceiling Fans: The Unsung Heroes of Summer

Monday, July 17th, 2017

ceiling-fans-unsung-heroes-summerWhen summer hits in our area, there’s no doubt that we want to look for ways to cool off as effectively as possible. But while running your conditioner nonstop may keep your home feeling consistently comfortable, this isn’t always something that homeowners want to pay for. After all, your HVAC use accounts for half of your energy use!

The good news is, we know something that can help ease the strain on your wallet but still allow you to be comfortable within your home—a ceiling fan installation in Mason, OH. We encourage you to reach out to our team to learn more about the benefits of ceiling fans, and in the meantime have shared some helpful information below.

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Aesthetic and Functional Electrical Additions for Your Home

Monday, May 8th, 2017

home-electrical-additionsThroughout the country, homeowners are placing much higher electrical demands on their homes than ever before. We’re talking about high efficiency electrical appliances such as HVAC systems, new devices like tablets and smartphones that need charging, and extra equipment for existing electronics.

There are a number of Mason, OH residential electrical services you can invest it for these additions, including an electrical panel upgrade. But in addition to making sure your electrical system can handle the demand you’re placing on it, it’s natural that you’d like to learn how you can maintain or improve the visual appeal of your home, while also making functional electrical changes. We have a few suggestions, which we’ve covered below.

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Do Attic Fans Really Help That Much?

Monday, February 27th, 2017

attic-fans-helpWhen summer hits, there’s only so much you can do to keep your home as cool as possible. Of course, investing in a high-efficiency air conditioning system is a good start, but there are steps you can, and should, take to ensure that you are getting the most from that AC system.

Think about it—the hot summer sun beats down on your roof for hours on end during the summer. Your air conditioner has to work that much harder to keep your house cool, meaning that it may struggle at times and cause the system to wear down faster than it should. Fortunately, there is a solution to this: a Mason, OH attic fan installation.

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How to Perform Basic Electrical Tasks

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

We wouldn’t normally recommend doing electrical jobs on your own. In fact, we advise against it for safety reasons. However, there may be an emergency that requires you to shut off power to your home, or another situation that doesn’t warrant the services of a professional electrician. For these cases, we’ve provided some guidelines for basic electrical jobs around your home. Keep reading to learn more.

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