Blogs in April 2019

Do your lights keep flickering? This could be the sign of a larger wiring issue. Mr. Electric breaks down the situation so you can solve the problem quickly.

A random flicker of the lights in your home is usually harmless, but if you find yourself asking “Why are my lights flickering?” frequently, you could have a big problem. Before calling the experts and getting an...Read more

Want to measure your electric bill and try your best to save electricity? Mr. Electric outlines exactly how much electricity your TV uses.

When it comes to your electric bill, there are plenty of hidden “energy vampires” that are adding to your consumption. Possibly without your knowledge. Some households are going so far as to install a smart energy monitor to keep track of their energy consumption. But even...Read more

Shopping for a new lawn mower? Which to get: gas or electric? The differences are minimal as technology improves, so learn more with Mr. Electric.

Technology has made so many everyday household chores more convenient. With the invention of the electric lawn mower, you can add mowing the lawn to that list. But is an electric lawn mower better than a traditional gas mower? Let’s explore.

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Have you ever had electronic equipment destroyed by a power surge? It's a terrible experience. Heed the lessons in these power surge horror stories.

No one wants to lose their precious data or an expensive TV (or appliance or gaming system) to something that’s easily preventable. A power surge may not seem like a phenomenon that doesn’t happen often enough to be top of mind, but most...Read more