If you notice a high-pitched “chirp” coming from your smoke detectors, it could mean that their battery life is drained. But it could also mean that your smoke detectors are nearing the end of their lifespan. We all know that smoke detectors are crucial in preventing fire deaths and injuries, but did you
Power surges can cause extensive damage putting your home and family in danger. While most power surges are associated with lightning, many surge events come directly from the power grid or even inside the home from overloaded outlets. To combat these power surges, a whole-home surge protector can keep you safe regardless of
If you are planning to install a new ceiling fan in your home, you might be wondering if it is a project that you can tackle on your own, or if you should get the help of a professional electrician. To help you decide, our electricians at Best Home Services discuss the benefits of
If you have never experienced a prolonged power outage, you can count yourself lucky—especially living here in hurricane-prone Florida! When the power goes out harsh temperatures can make every minute inside your home uncomfortable. Not to mention endanger children, senior adults, and pets. The good news? You can avoid the inconveniences of a power
Electricity is something many of us often take for granted. When you need it, you turn to the nearest switch or outlet, and there it is, ready and waiting 24/7. Electricity lights up our homes, keeps us cool, and powers all the appliances and technologies that we cannot live without. Yet, electricity can
If you have ever experienced an extended power outage during a storm or utility equipment failure, you know that it can be extremely uncomfortable. Around here, you never know if the power will be out for hours or even days. A permanent backup generator can supply your home with temporary power to keep your family preoccupied – we mean, comfortable – until the power comes back on.