Blogs in February 2019

What causes a circuit breaker to trip? How do you fix it? Mr. Electric walks you through the steps that will help get your lights back on.

A common situation is dealing with a tripped circuit breaker (and if you haven’t upgraded from a less-reliable fuse box, give Mr. Electric® a call).

When a circuit breaker trips, it leaves a room or a whole house in the...Read more

Learn how to bring your kitchen to the next level with cooking appliances you may not have thought of, from the electric spiralizer to a rice cooker.

Cooking like a pro doesn’t require breaking the bank—or even taking a cooking class. With a few key new electric kitchen appliances, all you need is an electrical outlet and the press of a button to take your cooking to the next level. From the totally worth it sous vide to a high-powered...Read more

Want an electric fireplace? There are options. Which is right for you, the electric fireplace TV stand, or the wall-mount electric fireplace? Learn more.

The hearth is the heart of the home, but not every home has a hearth. This is where the electric fireplace comes in, providing the cozy comfort of a fireplace without requiring, you know, chimney installation. Still, they’re not for everyone.

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In addition to remodeling the home to ease aging in place, there are quite a few kitchen tools for the elderly that are useful such as electric can openers.

Homeowners generally think of “aging in place” as the completion of a series of home improvements that make their home safer and easier to manage as they get older. Beyond the addition of grab bars and new lighting, various appliances and technology can also help people age in place comfortably...Read more

Not all surge protectors are created equal. Discover the best surge protector for you and your electronics. Protect your TV, PC and more!

There’s no shortage of electronic gadgets filling up our entertainment centers and home offices, but you’re on borrowed time if they aren’t properly protected by a surge protector.

Sure, you may have your computer, printer and modem all...Read more