Electrical Safety: Flooding Factors for Protection

Electrical Safety: Flooding Factors for Protection

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on flooding and the inherent dangers you should avoid.

Tips include the importance of GFCIs and how they protect you, how to handle your breaker box before flooding occurs as well as what NOT to do in your home or business after the flooding to protect yourself from hazards and possible shock.

Do what you can to avoid electrical hazards when it comes to flooding and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Social.Selective.com and to Selective for the article, How to Practice Electrical Safety During Flooding.

If you have a home or business in the Collin County area of North Texas and have issues need addressing caused by flooding, do give us a call at 214.697.3134 to schedule an appointment with Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC. We look forward to doing business with you!

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Electrical Safety: Smart Moves Toward Home Improvement

Electrical Safety: Smart Moves Toward Home Improvement

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips and word of warning for homeowners and upgrading their homes.

Tips include warnings about DIY and how you should approach improvements in your home when it comes to electrical work and how to protect yourself before the work begins.

Your home is your haven; don’t cut corners! Instead, Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Nasdaq.com, to Nasdaq, and to Christy Bieber of Motley Fool for the article, For Home Improvement Projects, You Shouldn’t Cut Corners.

Electrical Safety: Digging Dangers

Electrical Safety: Digging Dangers

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on digging and what you should do before you get started on that outdoor project and protect yourself at the same time.

Tips include what projects require next steps for protection and why it’s so important.

Always proceed with caution before you dig and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to NewsDakota.com, to Warren Abrahamson, to Otter Tail Power Company and to Greg Overland, Safety Services Manager with Otter Tail Power Company, for the article, National Electrical Safety Month, call before you dig.

Electrical Safety: When Flood Waters Rise

Electrical Safety: When Flood Waters Rise

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the possibility of flooding and how you can protect yourself from electrical hazards.

Tips include how to know when it’s dangerous to enter your home if it floods and how to prevent electric shock.

Always proceed with caution when dealing with severe weather that impacts your home directly, especially your home’s electrical system. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Tennessean.com, to The Tennesean, and to Natalie Neysa Alund of The Tennessean for the article, Nashville flood: What to do, who to call when weather brings flooding.

Electrical Safety: Storm Savvy so You Are Prepared

Electrical Safety: Storm Savvy so You Are Prepared

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the hazards associated with severe weather and what you can do to prepare and stay safe.

Tips include power line safety during the storm, generator safety when the power goes out and appliance safety.

Be Savvy when it comes to storm safety so you can be prepared. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with severe weather!

Special Thanks to Connectradio.fm, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, and PUC Chairman, Gladys M. Brown for the article, Healing, electric, and water safety tips for winter storms.

Electrical Safety: Generator Guidelines for Proper Usage

Electrical Safety: Generator Guidelines for Proper Usage

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on generators and how they can offer assistance when the power goes out without hazards.

Tips include generator safety, types of generators, how to avoid electrical hazards both for the homeowner and the electrical lineman, and the proper procedure with using generators for powering appliances.

Take care with your generator usage and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TheDailyWorld.com, The Daily World and to Dave Murnen and Pat Beauty, Construction specialists at NeighborParks of Grays Harber County for the article, Use Generators Carefully, for safety’s sake and your own.

Electrical Safety: Turning the Heat Down on Your Christmas Tree

Electrical Safety: Turning the Heat Down on Your Christmas Tree

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and specifically, safety with a real Christmas tree to help prevent fire. 

Tips include what holiday lights to buy, space heater safety, and proper Christmas tree care. 

Take care when decorating in your home and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to WDAM.com, to WDAM7, to Quametra Wilborn, to National Fire Protection Assocation, to Entergy Mississippi, and to Battalion Fire Chief, Howard Kitchens of The Laurel Fire Department for the article, Tips for holiday lighting and tree safety. 

Electrical Safety: Are There Fire Hazards in Your Home?

Electrical Safety: Are There Fire Hazards in Your Home?

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and seasonal usage of electrical goods and how you can protect your home from fire. 

Tips include Christmas Tree safety, space heater safety, extension cords safety both indoors and outdoors, holiday light installation safety, and cooking safety to help prevent home fires. 

Stay aware as you decorate, cook and enjoy the holiday season and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to KVOA.com, to Kendra Hall, reporter for KVOA News 4 Tucson, and to Jessica Notle of the Tucson Fire Department for the article, Tucson Fire warns residents about seasonal safety.

Electrical Safety: Keep Your Season Bright without Hazards

Electrical Safety: Keep Your Season Bright without Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and winter hazards you can avoid. 

Tips include extension cords safety, space heater safety and the importance and protection of ground fault circuit interruptors (GFCIs) and how to test them to be sure they are still protecting you. 

Take care to avoid electrical hazards in your home during the holiday season and make your season bright by Staying Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to Windsorstar.com, to Windsor Star, to Myke Thomas, to  Canada Safety Council and to Danatec for the article, Lighting Safety is a bright idea. 

Electrical Safety: Don’t Let Your Holiday Be at Risk for Fire!

Electrical Safety: Don’t Let Your Holiday Be at Risk for Fire!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and how to prevent fire hazards in your home. 

Tips include proper purchase, usage and maintenance of holiday lights, extension cords and how to prevent outlet overload. Also shared is the importance of ground fault circuit interruptors (GFCIs) and how they can protect you and your home. 

Stay aware and follow safe procedures as you decorate your home for the holidays and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to Halifaxtoday.ca, to News 95.7, to Matt Brand of Canada Safety Council and to Danielle McCreadie for the article, Fire Safety Tips for the Holidays.