Protect your Power!

Protect your Power!

We’ve made it to that time of year again – the November winds. An old friend of mine who lives in England now was reminiscing on Facebook the other day about November in Vancouver. It’s time there, she said, for one of those wind storms that blow all the beautiful...
Stapleton is Solid

Stapleton is Solid

Does anyone still remember the Yellow Pages? I mean the actual book, with pages made of actual yellow paper, that landed with a thump on your doorstep once a year. If you needed a plumber, say, you flipped to the section in P for Plumbing and there was the list of...
Our Red Seal Journeymen and the Red Seal Program

Our Red Seal Journeymen and the Red Seal Program

When you pick up the phone to call an electrician, plumber, or other tradesperson with whom you might not be familiar, do you ever wonder if you’re making the right choice? After all, some are better than others, right? And you know you’re going to be spending plenty...
High Voltage vs Low Voltage Wiring

High Voltage vs Low Voltage Wiring

When most of us think about the electricity in our home, we’re just thankful that we have it! Unless we’re having an issue with our electric power, we rarely give it a second thought. If the lights are going on, the heat or AC is running, and we can cook on the stove...
5 Insider Electric Repair Tips from the Pros

5 Insider Electric Repair Tips from the Pros

Do you know the panic you feel when the light flickers or, heaven forbid, the power goes out? Your evening plans, be it the dinner you are preparing or the work-from-home day you have scheduled, flash before your eyes. Our reliance on electricity is undoubtable, which...