Wouldn’t you like to save energy and money?

By Exact Electric | Aug 24, 2021 | Comments Off on Wouldn’t you like to save energy and money?

6 easy ways to save energy (and money) Trying to keep your home cool in the summer or warm in the winter are big drivers of overall energy costs, but no matter what time of year it is, you’re probably using more energy than you think. Even little things, like leaving device chargers plugged in,…

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DIY 2 Décor

By Exact Electric | Aug 20, 2021 | Comments Off on DIY 2 Décor
Decor

    Make those switches shine with this easy DIY project    Summer is a great time of year to do some DIY projects that can enhance the look or the functionality of your home.    The one we’re going to focus on today isn’t difficult at all: It will cost you a little bit of time and money, but could vastly improve the appearance of your interiors. And it’s at least somewhat related to electrical…

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Three questions to ask when considering a generator

By Exact Electric | Aug 6, 2021 | Comments Off on Three questions to ask when considering a generator
Generators Blog

    Three questions to ask when considering a generator    Power outages can happen in any season: Ice, snow, wind, heavy rains, and flooding are all common causes. And while an outage is usually just a minor inconvenience when it lasts for a few hours, it can be a major problem if it drags on for a few days.    That’s why so many people have generators now;…

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New home—or just want it to feel that way?

By Exact Electric | Jul 7, 2021 | Comments Off on New home—or just want it to feel that way?
Interior Lighting

  New home—or just want it to feel that way? Try new lighting!  There are plenty of things homeowners can do to create new looks and make a space feel new—rearranging the furniture is a classic strategy, for example. But something as simple as changing up your lighting can have a big impact, too.    While some lighting changes require the help…

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DIY project: installing a dimmer switch

By Exact Electric | May 18, 2021 | Comments Off on DIY project: installing a dimmer switch

  DIY project: installing a dimmer switch    While we’re happy to install new light switches and dimmers, we typically aren’t asked to do those things unless they’re part of another project. That’s because it’s actually pretty easy to do yourself if you’re so inclined. (Yes, we’ll admit that you don’t need a professional for everything electrical!)    So we’re going…

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Light up your nights!

By Exact Electric | Apr 27, 2021 | Comments Off on Light up your nights!
Backyard lights

    Light up your nights  Summer evenings are made for the back yard—with the right lighting out there, you can make the fun last a little longer.    But spring is a great time to start thinking about outdoor lights, not only to make sure you’re ready for the summer months, but to take…

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Working from home? Make sure you work safely.

By Exact Electric | Mar 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Working from home? Make sure you work safely.
Working from Home

  Working from home? Make sure you work safely. A lot of people are working from home now—and this is a trend that is likely to continue for the foreseeable future, even after concerns about COVID-19 eventually fade.   However, it’s not always as simple a switch as you might think. From ergonomics to electrical…

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10 Tools Every Apprentice Electrician Needs in Their Tool Belt

By Zach Euse | Feb 25, 2020 | Comments Off on 10 Tools Every Apprentice Electrician Needs in Their Tool Belt
10 tools every apprentice electrician needs in their tool belt 2

Apprentice electricians may have tools provided for them, or they may be responsible for purchasing their own tools, depending on the program in which they’re enrolled. However, every electrician-in-training eventually wants his or her own electrician’s kit stocked with high-quality tools. Below, you’ll find a list of 10 common tools used to perform most general…

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Panel Passed Inspection!

By Exact Electric | Aug 9, 2019 | Comments Off on Panel Passed Inspection!
Terry Bardsley

Another successful panel change in North Seattle.

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Retrofit LED Recessed Lights

By Zach Euse | Jun 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Retrofit LED Recessed Lights
Retrofit LED Recessed Lights

So, what does it mean to retrofit LED recessed lights? Well, let’s break it down. To retrofit something simply means to add a part or component that wasn’t originally there. While you may have never heard of retrofitting lights, it is a fairly common practice. Retrofitting any type of lighting system is the simplest way…

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