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May Is Electric Safety Month!

on May 5, 2017

Home Electric Safety Month is upon us once again.  Home ownership is worth it, but it isn’t without its drawbacks.  Proper maintenance and care is essential to keep your home in top-working condition.  To do that, it’s important to stay current on what you have and haven’t had done in your home.  Older wiring needs […]

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Choosing A Standby Generator

on December 18, 2015

In 2003, the north-eastern power grid collapsed due to a fuel shortage.  Power was out for up to a week in multiple states and part of Canada, with an estimated 45 million Americans and 10 million Canadians left without electric lights and heat. Fortunately, that event has caused many revisions in how our electrical grid […]

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What’s the Difference Between Low and High Voltage?

on November 6, 2015

Whether you’ve seen it on fixtures, wires, or electrical panels, you’ve probably run across low and high voltage warnings.  What’s the difference and how do you know which is better for use?  The answers are actually rather simple. Official Difference The difference in electrical potential between source and sink, or voltage as it’s more commonly […]

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What Makes Up Your Home’s Electrical System?

on October 16, 2015

Most of us only recognize electricity as that utility that costs so much each month or is pulled from an outlet when we charge our devices.  But there’s more to your home’s electrical system than just charging a phone or your bank account.  At Mainstream Electric, we know how it works, but we’d like you […]