Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention for Older Homes Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety word of warning with a special focus on the fire risks of an older home’s electrical system and what you can do to prevent electrical fires if you own an older home. Tips include proper appliance use to as not to overload an electrical system and when to call a licensed electrician to see if you need an upgrade. Awareness of what kind of electrical system your home has and what you need to do to stay current with your electrical needs can go a long way toward prevention of fire. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as the owner of an older home! Special Thanks to WALB.com, to Jim Wallace, Anchor, and to Sam Harris of the Albany Fire Department, for the report video and article, Officials Warn Residents After 2 Homes Damaged by Electrical Fire.