Ways to Save Energy this Spring

Save Energy

Spring is in full swing, and as seasons change, there are different ways you can save on your electricity bill. As warmer weather continues to head our way, there are a variety of ways to increase the energy efficiency of your home while also keeping you and your family comfortable. Here are just some of the ways you can save … Read More

Tips to Save Money on Electricity This Winter

  Saving money on the electric bill is a top priority for many homeowners, and even more of a priority in the winter time when dozens of appliances are using more power to keep your home warm and comfortable. To cut costs and still maintain a comfortable environment inside of your home take a look at some of the tips … Read More

Is Your Furnace Ready for Winter?

  In Colorado we spend most of the year enjoying some of the best weather in the country, but when the seasons change and the cold starts to turn bitter you want to make sure your furnace is performing at its peak. Some HVAC Systems run the AC and the furnace off of the same system, and in some homes … Read More

Electrical Safety Tips for the Winter

Winter Electrical Safety

If you’ve ever spent a winter in Colorado, you know that it is going to get very cold very unpredictably. Do you know if your home’s electrical system, and components are ready for the upcoming winter? Do you know what to look out for in the winter when it comes to electrical safety? These are important questions and things to … Read More

Fall HVAC Maintenance for Your Home

DIY HVAC Maintenance

When the breezes become a little cooler across the Rocky Mountains, you know it’s about time for autumn to roll in. Fall is the perfect time of year to check in on important HVAC components of your home, such as your furnace for some simple maintenance. You want to complete a full furnace tune-up while it is still fall, especially … Read More

The WireNut Wins BBB Award for Outstanding Customer Service

The WireNut BBB Award

On September 28th, the WireNut proudly accepted the 2017 BBB Excellence in Customer Service Award from the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado. At the annual Excellence Awards Gala, hosted at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium, we were honored to be one of the few recipients of the customer service award out of various candidates that had been reviewed. This award was granted … Read More

How Flipping a Switch Can Save You Money

light bulbs

When trying to save money on your electric bill, the smallest changes can make a huge difference.  Today, we’re going to discuss the immense benefits of simply turning off the lights when a room in your home is not in use.  Not convinced that flipping a few switches here and there is worth the hassle? Continue reading to find out … Read More

Electrical Safety Inspection: Would Your House Pass?

lighted entryway

Electricity is deeply intertwined in our day-to-day activities.  Whether you are blow drying your hair, cooking a meal, or even reading this article online, you count on electricity for important activities in your home.  It’s crucial to know that all your power outlets and appliances are in good working order so that your schedule goes uninterrupted.  Additionally, maintaining reliable appliances … Read More

Top Thunderstorm Safety Tips

Thunderstorm Safety Tips

Colorado Springs is being dowsed with afternoon showers on a regular basis, receiving a gracious drink at the end of every day. If you’ve watched one of these storms lately, you’ll have noticed the show of lighting that comes with them as well. Every evening it seems, the sky is being lit up by electric strikes that dance across the … Read More

5 Top Causes of Electrical Fires and How to Prevent them

How to Prevent Electrical Fires

Electrical fires are a common occurrence in residential homes, unfortunately. In fact, according to the the U.S. Fire Administration, out of the 380,000 residential fires that happened during 2015, over 20% were caused by things like electrical, appliance, and heating malfunction. As our homes age, they are more susceptible to electrical wear and tear in places that are out of … Read More