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Buying an Older Home in Charlotte? Here’s What to Look Out For When It Comes to Electrical

Buying an Older Home in Charlotte? Here’s What to Look Out For When It Comes to Electrical

Old houses have a charm all their own, and there’s a tendency for buyers to prefer those to brand new apartments. While we’d agree that old homes have a lot of personality, they also come with their fair share of electrical disasters as well. Since many of

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What are Ungrounded Outlets

What are Ungrounded Outlets

Electrical wiring seems like it’s a controllable thing, but electricity is a force of nature. Modern society has harnessed this power for its own ends, but electricity is still dangerous. There’s a reason why electrical appliances have warnings that state they can cause death. Electricity is tame

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Would Your Charlotte Home Pass an Electrical Safety Inspection?

Would Your Charlotte Home Pass an Electrical Safety Inspection?

Most homes today use a variety of electrical appliances. These appliances put a lot of strain on the existing electrical systems within the house. While the system might have been up to code when the installation happened, each day that you use the system, it degrades it

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Maintaining Your Outdoor Landscape Lighting

Maintaining Your Outdoor Landscape Lighting

Maintenance of landscape lighting is essential if you’re trying to avoid repairs. All outdoor lights require some maintenance to keep burning as brightly as the day you installed them. Most outdoor lights are designed to operate in harsh conditions, so the support that is required is usually

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Simple Electrical Upgrades That Can Make Your Charlotte Home Safer

Simple Electrical Upgrades That Can Make Your Charlotte Home Safer

Electricity is a beautiful innovation, but it can be hazardous given the circumstances. Homeowners especially need to be aware of the problems that electrical issues may present to their home and loved ones. As an electrical contractor in Charlotte, NC can tell you safety should be your

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Adding an Overhead Light to a Bedroom

Adding an Overhead Light to a Bedroom

Overhead lighting is one of the best ways to add accent lighting to a bedroom. In all the interior decors we’ve seen, we all agree that overhead lights are indispensable. There’s no other lighting scheme that has the same interplay of illumination and shadow. For a lot

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Kitchen Remodel Project in Concord, NC

Kitchen Remodel Project in Concord, NC

LiveWire Electrical recently had the opportunity to help with a kitchen remodel in the beautiful city of Concord, North Carolina. The Kurtz family decided to completely overhaul their stunning Concord home, renovating every room in the house. They needed a high-quality electrical service which they received by

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Recessed Lighting Installation Matthews, NC

Recessed Lighting Installation Matthews, NC

Recessed lighting can not only transform a room, but also your entire home. From improved lighting to more headspace in your home, there are tons of great benefits to converting your existing lighting to recessed lighting. At LiveWire Electrical, we’ve helped countless families in the Charlotte and

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Get Your Charlotte Home Ready for Spring: Electrical Checklist

Get Your Charlotte Home Ready for Spring: Electrical Checklist

Spring is just around the corner, meaning it’s time to not only thoroughly clean your home, but also inspect your electrical systems and appliances for safety and efficiency. Getting in the habit of testing and inspecting your electrical system not only can save you significant money in

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Electrical Panel Upgrade, Concord NC

Electrical Panel Upgrade, Concord NC

Even with diligent maintenance and repairs, eventually your electrical panel will need to be replaced. If you’re noticing consistent issues with the power in your home that aren’t resolved with regular maintenance, it may be an issue with your electrical panel. At LiveWire Electrical, we have years

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