Electrical Safety: Electronics Purchase and Use

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips in regards to your purchase of new electronics, whether they be small or large appliances or the latest game consul. Shared are the proper use of electrical plugs and wire cords, what to look for when you are going to purchase a new electronic, proper placement of extension cords and when to use them, maintenance of appliances and what hazards to look for that say it’s time for a replacement. Also shared are the importance of surge protection. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when purchasing electronics! 

Special Thanks to SCE.tumblr.com and to Southern California Edison for the article, Shopping for Electronics? How To Protect Big Ticket Items. 

Electrical Safety: Proper Preparation for the Holiday

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips to help prevent electrical hazards, shocks and fires in your home as you prepare for the holidays as you purchase decorations and extension cords and install all your pretty fare. Included are cautions and instructions on proper use of extension cords and outlets, proper handling and installation of electric based decorations as well as Christmas trees around heat sources. Power line safety is also included. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner this holiday season as you decorate and celebrate!

Special Thanks to BooneCountryConnection.com and to Doug Bagby of Cuirre River Electric Cooperative for the article, Keep Electric Safety in Mind This 2014 Holiday Season. 

Electrical Safety: Eliminate Holiday Hazards

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical and general safety tips to help you eliminate possible electrical and general hazards in your home as you decorate, cook and celebrate your holidays. Included are tips concerning smoke alarms, prevention of cooking fires by eliminating hazards as well as guidelines for the purchase, placement and care of your Christmas Tree. It can be helpful to know what could cause a fire in your home during these preparations and what simple steps you can take to eliminate possible hazards so you can simply enjoy your holiday gatherings. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner this Holiday Season! 

Special Thanks to Discover.alesolutions.com and ALE Solutions for the article, Hosting at Home for the Holidays. 

 

Electrical Safety for Happy Holiday Decorating

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips for your holiday decorating so you know what to do to prevent fires in your home as a result of the electrical decorations and wires you use. Extensions cords and their proper use are especially mentioned as well as holiday lights on Christmas trees, which can be a major fire hazard when left too long. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this holiday season in your home!

Special thanks to LakelandPTV on Youtube and to Lakeland News at Ten for the video, Holiday Electrical Safety.

 

Electrical Safety: Your Home Holiday List

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety checklist for your holiday celebration that can help in preventing electric shock and fire. Included on this list is maintenance of smoke alarms, proper use of outlets and extension cords both indoors and outdoors, proper use of space heaters, protective electrical products to keep kids safe as well as GFCI and AFCI maintenance. Make your holidays bright by taking preventative action for a safe and happy time. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner during this holiday season! 

Special Thanks to ESFI.org and ESFI for the article and PDF, Holiday Entertaining Safety Checklist. 

Electrical Safety: Holiday Light Advice

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares some electrical safety and energy saving tips for the holiday season as you decorate your home, whether indoors or outdoors. Tips include the purchase, installation and maintenance of your holiday lights, proper use of extension cords and ways not to overload your electrical outlets. You want to be sure that as you decorate, you’re not putting yourself or anyone else at risk with the possibility of either fire or shock. Enjoy your holiday decorating while taking these precautions. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner during this holiday season as you decorate. 

Special Thanks to DailySunNews.com and to Pacific Power for the article, Stay Safe, Save Energy. 

Electrical Safety: No Fires for Your Holiday!

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips to keep you safe and free of fire for your holiday celebration. Included are tips concerning the vital presence of smoke alarms, where to put then and when to replace them. Also mentioned are maintenance of holiday lights to prevent shock and fire hazards as well as the proper use of extension cords, both indoors and outdoors. GFCIs are also on the list, showcasing their importance in preventing shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during this holiday season as you cook and decorate and enjoy your holiday time!

Special Thanks to Grinnellmutual.com and to Ken Dunkin, Special Investigations Supervisor of Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company, for the article, Enjoy the Holidays, fire-free, with tips from Grinnell Mutual.

Electrical Safety: Thanksgiving Tips

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a focus on cooking in the kitchen for Thanksgiving Dinner. Included are fire statistics and how keeping safety in  mind can help prevent cooking fires. Some things to keep in mind are proper maintenance of appliances to help prevent shock, proper use of outlets and extension cords. All of these preventative measures combined can go a long way toward preventing fires and shocks related to cooking, especially during this holiday season. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a cook!

Special Thanks to Marketwatch.com, Southern California Edison (SCE) and Don Neal, SCE Director of Corporate Environmental, Health and Safety for the article, Safety is the Best Ingredient During Thanksgiving. 

Electrical Safety: Heating Hazards

 

 

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips in regards to the proper use of space heaters and fire statistics that show why it’s important to stay safe and how you can with what you buy, where you put them, and how you plug them in. Taking extra precautions to use your space heaters safely will help eliminate the possibility of a fire, which could save your life. It’s nice to have the extra convenience of a space heater when you need the extra warmth, but be sure to follow these tips to stay safe. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with your space heater!

Special Thanks to Lancasteronline.com and to Dan Nephin for the article, Cold Temps bring fire risk; here are 5 heating safety tips. 

Electrical Safety: A Seasonal Surge

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips that can come in especially handy during this holiday season as well as these colder months. Included are statistics that show the greatest sources of fires and fatalities and what you can do to avoid them. Tips include electrical appliance maintenance and proper use as well as warning signs that show you it’s time to replace something before it transforms into a shock or fire. Also included are proper placement of extension cords. And also shared are when it’s necessary to call an electrician to eliminate that fire hazard! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner and take action before it’s too late!

Special Thanks to Issaquahreporter.com and to Washington State Fire Officials for the article, State Fire Officials Offer Electrical Safety Tips for Homes.