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Flood Light Lighting Installation

Where to Install Motion Flood Lighting

Motion-triggered floodlights are a good option to improve your home’s security and our Westphal team can help you with the wiring and installation process. Many off-the-shelf security systems offer an
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Electrician’s Guide to Christmas Lights Safety

Fire is a real danger when it comes to decorative lighting.  With the holiday season upon us, our Westphal technicians want to remind everyone about a few simple steps to
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Electric Floor Heating

Electric Heating Options for Your Home

Many homes utilize gas as the primary source of heat during winter.  Gas furnaces offer efficiency but often there are still “cold spots” in your home where additional heat may
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Electrical Inspection

What to Expect During an Electrical Inspection

Home electrical inspections are performed by a licensed master electrician to ensure the home’s electrical system is up to code. This is different from the general inspection often performed when
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New electrical service

How Many Amps Does Your Home Need?

Knowing how many amps your home currently has and how many it should, can help ensure that you have enough power for all your appliances, lights, and equipment without overloading
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Kitchen Appliances Electrical Requirements

Electrical Appliance Requirements for Kitchens

Electrical safety is the absolute focus when installing or replacing any type of electrical appliance in your kitchen. If you are looking at a new appliance, you have to make
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Preventing Electrical Circuit Overloads

Preventing Electrical Circuit Overloads

Electrical circuit overloads are dangerous as they can cause fires and damage to expensive equipment and appliances. Understanding the causes of electrical circuit overload and how to prevent them is
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4 Reasons to Upgrade Your Kitchen with Under Cabinet Lighting

One of the easiest additions to make when upgrading your kitchen is under cabinet lighting. Affordable, versatile, and efficient, this upgrade makes good sense in many ways. Today, there are
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7 Tips for Power Strip Safety

Our homes are full of electrical devices – more now than ever before. We depend on electricity to maintain our quality of life almost as an extension of ourselves. This
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Electrical Problems To Look For When Buying a New House

Buying a new home is never an easy endeavor. When you start your search, you focus on the big things like location, square footage, the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, and
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Do I Need to Upgrade My Electric Service for My Electric Vehicle Charger?

As homeowners and businesses prepare for a wave of new electric vehicles to hit the market, many are wondering if their current electrical service will be enough to support their
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Runing Electricity to Your Shed

Adding Electricity to a Shed or a Detached Garage

Your shed or any other outbuilding certainly can have electricity as long as the zoning and code regulations allow it.  Regardless of the situation, due to the fact that a
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