Extending the Life of Your Garbage Disposal

kitchen sink

Your garbage disposal is a lifesaver.  It is a remarkably quick and convenient way to dispose of food waste.  In fact, many garbage disposals can withstand years of daily use without a beat.  But how do you keep the not-so-silent hero of your kitchen healthy?  If properly monitored and maintained, your garbage disposal can dodge the serious problems for years … Read More

Electrical Outlet Breakdown

electrical outlet

The average home contains 75 electrical outlets of different shapes, sizes, and functionalities.  Are the outlets that line your walls the correct ones for your home?  In this post, we are going to examine the most common outlet types in your home by pointing out the benefits and features of each outlet style.  Additionally, we will introduce you to some … Read More

How to Teach Your Kids about Electrical Safety

Child Playing

  We all remember how exciting the world was as a kid. Everything was an adventure, whether it was hide-and-seek in the basement, or riding bikes with our neighbors. Everything was within our grasp and we were invincible. For children, the difference between what is safe and what is dangerous is often hard to distinguish, especially when it comes to … Read More

Pueblo Wants Clean Energy and Low Electricity Bills: Tips on How You Can Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Renewable energy

Residents, businesses and industries all across Pueblo Colorado have had enough with rocketing electric bills. According to both Pueblo’s Energy Future, a local organization dedicated to clean, affordable, and sustainable energy, as well as a local article “Frustrated by High Power Bills, Colorado City Turns to Clean Energy” written by Laura Shepard, Pueblo community’s electricity rates are, on average, almost … Read More

5 HVAC System Maintenance Tips

5 HVAC System Maintenance Tips Being a home owner comes with more responsibility than some people realize, and it can get overwhelming. There are certain aspects about your home that you may have overlooked, or just thought wasn’t important, like your HVAC system. Not paying attention to your HVAC can become very troublesome for your home and cause several issues. … Read More

Electrical Panel Cheat Sheet

Electrical Panel Cheat Sheet Do you know what your electrical panel is for? It’s common knowledge that every house has one. We usually all know where to find it in our home, but do you know how it works and what purpose it serves? The electrical panel, or distribution board, is essentially the hub for all the electrical wiring in … Read More

One of Our Electricians Found a Jolteon!

With the Pokemon Go craze at its peak, The WireNut is no stranger to the fun. Jolteon, an electrical Pokemon, must have been following us around (He knows family when he sees it!). Recently, one of our electricians found the Pokemon Jolteon near a job in the Chapel Hills Mall area! He is now a proud member of The WireNut … Read More

Seasonal Central Air Conditioner Maintenance Checklist

Summer is here and that means cookouts, freshly-grilled burgers, and the refreshing feeling of walking into an air conditioned home on a hot summer’s day. There’s nothing quite like it. Want to Experience That Feeling? There’s nothing better than the comfort of a completely climate-controlled home. If you’re thinking that it’s time to get a central air conditioner, count on … Read More

Home Safety While Away on Vacation

You’ve packed the swimsuits and the sunscreen, the bug spray and the camera, but did you remember to properly lock up and secure your home? While making that long vacation “to-do” list, don’t forget to include the proper safeguarding of your home on your list before you head off on your summer getaway. Consider a House Sitter If you’ll be … Read More

How a Furnace Tune-Up Saves You Money

A gas furnace is an economical way to heat your home, and a yearly furnace tune-up is essential to keep your appliance at peak performance. The more efficient your furnace, the less energy it uses. It’s better to get yearly service, while the weather is still warm, than to be faced with no heat on a cold Colorado night. In … Read More