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How to Winterize Your Home for Your Extended Florida Escape: The Snowbird’s Ultimate Checklist

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 12, 2021 9:00:00 AM / by Jaron Henkel posted in fort myers electrician, Generators, Residential Electric

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‘Tis the season when the great Sunshine State welcomes an influx of Northern snowbirds, eager to escape the chilly winter by heading south. 

As soon as the temperature begins to drop, these retirees pack up their bags and say “see ya in a few months!” to their summer home. Ready for warm weather, these nomads typically stay in Florida from November/December through March/April— or as long as the North sees ice and snow.

Four to six months is a long time to leave your home unattended, thousands of miles away. That’s why it’s crucial to winterize your Northern home before making the trek South.

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What to Look for When Choosing an Electrician

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 15, 2020 6:30:00 AM / by Jaron Henkel posted in fort myers electrician

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It can be a real pain trying to find a trusted professional. And when it comes to your electrical, quality and qualifications aren’t things to gamble with.

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6 Ways to Lower Your Home Electric Bill

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 16, 2020 9:39:00 AM / by Jaron Henkel posted in fort myers electrician, Residential Electric, electrician, cape coral electrician

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It’s that time of the month again: paying the electric bill. For Florida residents, this can be a painful endeavor, having to fork over the big bucks to power that continuous stream of air conditioning.

But you may be surprised to learn that there are more subtle ways to lower your energy bill that you may not be aware of.

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10 Electrical Safety Tips for Your Home

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 8, 2018 11:33:00 AM / by Jaron Henkel posted in fort myers electrician, Residential Electric, safety

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Electricity is something so commonplace, such a standard part of our daily lives, that we become complacent and take it for granted. We don’t think about the dangers of electrocution and electrical fire. Unfortunately, these are very real dangers that can injure, kill, and destroy property.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of DIY Electrical Projects

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 20, 2018 9:08:47 AM / by Jaron Henkel posted in Electrical Panels, circuit breakers, home wiring, fort myers electrician

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When you own a home, there are many times when doing the job yourself can save you some money instead of hiring the project out. That said, it’s important to remember that you don’t want to do a job bigger than you can handle.

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Are You Due For an Electrical Panel Upgrade?

[fa icon="calendar'] May 3, 2017 12:00:00 PM / by Jaron Henkel posted in Electrical Panels, fort myers electrician

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What’s an Electrical Panel and Why Does it Matter, Anyway?

“What even is an electrical panel?” you ask? Think of the electrical system of your home like the body’s circulatory system. The electrical panel is like the heart, “pumping” electricity throughout your home.  

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