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Dedicated Electrical Circuits Fort Worth, TX

Dedicated Electrical Circuits Fort Worth, TX Do you frequently trip a breaker or have to reset a fuse when you use your blender or if you plug your laptop into…... Read Article

The Benefits of Over Cabinet Lighting

The Benefits of Over Cabinet Lighting Over cabinet lighting in Fort Worth, TX has become a very popular interior lighting option for many home and business owners. It’s ideal for…... Read Article

Can Cold Weather Cause Electrical Problems?

Can Cold Weather Cause Electrical Problems? Some electrical problems occur more frequently during the winter, when it’s cold outside. We saw this first-hand in Texas just this season! While the…... Read Article

Accent Lighting

Why You Should Have Accent Lights in Your Home Accent lighting in Fort Worth, TX is an essential component of interior design in both function and aesthetics. It establishes the…... Read Article

Is it Time for an Electrical Panel Upgrade?

Is it Time for an Electrical Panel Upgrade? The average American home currently consumes approximately 24% more electricity than homes in 1978. This is primarily due to the increased number…... Read Article

Energy Efficient Lighting FAQ

Energy Efficient Lighting Fort Worth, TX Have you made the switch to energy efficient lighting in Fort Worth, TX yet? Replacing conventional incandescent bulbs with high-efficiency models not only saves…... Read Article

How to Use Your Ceiling Fan to Stay Warm All Winter

How to Use Your Ceiling Fan to Stay Warm All Winter Most people use ceiling fans all summer long, only to turn them off in the winter because they figure…... Read Article

How to Prepare Your Electrical System for Winter

How to Prepare Your Electrical System for Winter In the winter, your electrical system works harder than you might realize. After all, it’s normal not to think about it unless…... Read Article

Common Home Electrical Problems & How to Fix Them

Common Home Electrical Problems & How to Fix Them Home electrical problems can run the gamut from “annoying” to “scary”. No matter where your electrical issue falls, though, it’s a…... Read Article

How to Save Energy This Fall

How to Save Energy This Fall Everyone wants to save energy, especially when it’s cold outside and you know you’ll be running your heater a lot. Here are a few…... Read Article

How to Perform an Electrical Home Safety Inspection

How to Perform an Electrical Home Safety Inspection Are you worried about your home electrical safety? Would it give you peace of mind to know that your home’s electricity is…... Read Article

How to Hire the Best Electrician for the Job

How to Hire the Best Electrician for the Job When you need to hire an electrician, you want to make sure you get the best person for the job. After…... Read Article

How To Save Energy While Working From Home

How To Save Energy While Working From Home Life has changed a lot during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially for people who are now working from home. You may notice that…... Read Article

Light Switch Wiring & Rewiring

Light Switch Wiring & Rewiring Do you have a light switch that doesn’t work anymore? Maybe you have one that would be more convenient in another location? Maybe you simply…... Read Article

Outdoor Lighting Tips

Outdoor Lighting Tips Lighting up your outdoor spaces can increase your security, enhance the enjoyment of your property, and help raise the value of your home. Here are some tips…... Read Article

How to Choose Under Cabinet Lighting

How to Choose Under Cabinet Lighting In our last post, we talked about the benefits of under cabinet lighting. If you’ve decided that under cabinet lighting is the right indoor…... Read Article

The Benefits of Under Cabinet Lighting

The Benefits of Under Cabinet Lighting Under cabinet lighting is becoming an increasingly popular option for indoor lighting, and for good reasons! If you’ve been thinking about installing some in…... Read Article

DIY vs. Professional Electrical Projects

DIY vs. Professional Electrical Projects If you’re a homeowner, then you’ve probably thought about doing home projects yourself rather than hiring someone else to do it. When it comes to…... Read Article

COVID-19 Update from the Hop2It Team

The safety and wellness of our clients, team members, our family and yours is our top priority. In the home services industry, we have a unique role in the current…... Read Article

The Top 6 Energy-Saving Tips for Spring

The Top 6 Energy-Saving Tips for Spring As spring comes to our part of the world, it offers you a great opportunity to find new ways to save energy at…... Read Article

When to Schedule House Wiring

When to Schedule House Wiring Old house wiring may not be able to handle today’s electrical demands. If yours falls into the category, then rewiring your house is often your…... Read Article

How to Replace a Circuit Breaker Box or Electrical Panel

How to Replace a Circuit Breaker Box or Electrical Panel Does your electrical panel need to be replaced? Do your circuit breakers need to be upgraded? Watch our video below…... Read Article

What is a GFCI Outlet & How Does it Work?

What is a GFCI Outlet & How Does it Work? If you’ve every wondered what a GFCI outlet is or how it works, we’ve got you covered; we’re GFCI and…... Read Article

Surge Protection for Your Home

Surge Protection for Your Home A power surge happens anytime the voltage in your home goes above the standard 120 volts. Many homeowners don’t know this, but they cause millions…... Read Article

Electrical Safety Tips for Your Home

Electrical Safety Tips for Your Home Electricity offers so many advantages but it’s important that you know how to use it wisely. Check out our video and read below for…... Read Article

Fall Electrical Maintenance 2018

Home Safety It is important to know what to look for when it comes to electrical safety in your home. Electricians know your home’s electrical system is under constant strain.…... Read Article

Do I Need Special Electrical Wiring for Recessed Lighting Installation?

Do I Need Special Electrical Wiring for Recessed Lighting Installation? If you are thinking of installing recessed lighting, these lights can still work with your current electrical wiring, but usually…... Read Article

Find Electricians Near Me

Find Electricians Near Me When looking up electricians near me, you will certainly find plenty of businesses on a long page with lots of advertising to cipher through. It can…... Read Article

Why Are Electrical Grounds Important?

Why Are Electrical Grounds Important? Electrical grounds are one of the most essential safety components of a home’s electrical system. Why do you need to ground electricity and what does…... Read Article

Will A Ceiling Fan Installation Reduce My Power Bill?

Will A Ceiling Fan Installation Reduce My Power Bill? As summer rolls in, so do the hot temperatures. Although most of us spent the winter months missing warmer weather, we…... Read Article

How Does Whole Home Surge Protection Work?

How Does Whole Home Surge Protection Work? If you’ve owned a home long enough, then you’ve probably experienced an electrical surge before. These disruptions can seem minuscule, however, they could…... Read Article

When To Consider an Electric Panel Replacement

When To Consider an Electric Panel Replacement Just like most things in a home, some elements of an electrical system need to be replaced from time to time, and this…... Read Article

Space Heater Safety Tips from Hop2It

Central heating systems distribute warm air throughout a building, but some rooms may have cold spots or need additional heat. Space heaters can be a great way to augment heat,…... Read Article

Know Your Home Electrical System

Electricity powers almost everything that makes our lives comfortable. Heating and cooling equipment, refrigerators, computers, lights, fans and hybrid cars require electricity to function. Before World War II, 60 amperes…... Read Article

Top 10 Holiday Electrical Hazards

Home electrical safety may not be the most festive topic, but it’s an important consideration before pulling out the holiday decorations. Knowing what holiday electrical hazards are most common during…... Read Article