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When to Replace Old Electrical Wiring

Each year, between 45,000 and 55,000 house fires occur in the United States due to faulty electrical work or old wiring. Today’s homeowner puts much more demands on the home’s electrical systems than was anticipated when they were created. If you’re using computer systems, gaming systems, large appliance, and even “smart home” components on a…

Do You Need to Update Your Old Electrical Outlets?

How often do you think about your electrical outlets? If you’re like most Virginia, DC, and Maryland homeowners, chances are you don’t think about them often at all. Yet if your home was built a few decades ago, even as soon as the 1990s, you may have outdated electrical outlets that are putting your home…

Lighting Installation Tips from Our Electricians in Springfield

Thinking about some lighting installation projects for your home? Getting more lighting is always fun and exciting, but before you make the call to your electricians in Springfield to get started, there might be some things you want to make certain you address. The team at Kolb Electric is here today to drop you some…

Big-Box Store or Electrician – Who Should Install Your Appliance?

Larger retail establishments, also called a “big-box store,” have become many homeowner’s single source for all of their needs. In a world where competitive pricing is king, it’s just hard for smaller retailers to keep up and stay relevant. But say we’re talking about appliance installation in Washington, DC, a type of service that many…

Our Baltimore Electricians Weigh In on What to Do When You See a Downed Power Line

There are lots of situations where electricity can become a scary thing, but there are few half as jarring and alarming as a downed power line. The unusual tends to put people in a state of panic, and since a power line is typically white noise at most, seeing one down at ground level can…

Your Ultimate Outdoor Lighting Design Guide

Is your outdoor lighting helping or hurting your home? At Kolb Electric, we believe that outdoor lighting is an important part of the overall look and function of your Washington, DC area home. From adding to your home’s security to making it look its best no matter what the time of day, outdoor lighting is…

What Is the Most Energy-Efficient Lighting for Your Home?

If you’re like the average homeowner, you’re constantly on the lookout for ways to save a little money. From turning off the lights in the rooms you aren’t in to unplugging appliances you aren’t actively using, the opportunities for money saving are abundant. However, even if you are doing all of these things, if you…

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