Fun and Safe Electrical Experiment for Kids Experiment 2

We discussed static electricity and how to perform the electrical experiment in order to learn about static electricity here Let’s some Electrical Experiments.  Chances are you have heard about the electrical experiment using a potato to make a battery. Well in this experiment you will be using a lemon (you can also use a lime or any type of citrus fruit). Experiment 2 – Generating Electricity What you will need Lemon (or as stated above any type of citrus fruit) Copper […]

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Fun and Safe Electrical Experiments for Kids Experiment 1

Daniel’s Electric is always about Electrical Safety but learning about electricity through electrical experiments is always fun. View our post about Electrical Safety here: Electrical Safety for Kids and Their Parents and here: Summer Electrical Safety Tips for Kids to view how to teach your kid about electrical safety and some things that every child and adult should know about electricity. Be sure to view the articles above before beginning any electrical experiments.   Experiment 1 – Static Electricity What you’ll need: 2 inflated balloons with string […]

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Electrical Problems You Should Never Fix Yourself

There are some things electrical that you can be able to do yourself. There are other things, however, in which you should always call a professional such as those at Daniel’s Electric. For significant electrical complications, call us. These are electrical problems you should never fix yourself.   Flickering lights Flickering lights can be caused by different things such as: a light bulb that isn’t tightened, bad electrical panel wiring or loose wiring. Changes in the voltage to the light fixture […]

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How to Verify a Contractors License

How to verify a contractors license: Verifying a contractors license is very important, not only for an electrical contractor but for any type of contractor. Hiring someone without a license can be very dangerous and very costly. We have discussed ways to spot bad electricians here and here. It is very important to look for signs that may point to someone who is working on your home that should be. These articles are not intended to scare you, they are intended to […]

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More Way To Spot A Bad Electrician

We have already written an article: How to Spot a Bad Electrician. This article is a follow up to that article. Everyone needs to be aware of things to look for in order to hire an electrician, or any type of contractor, that is not going to cause damage to your home. Hiring a bad electrician can be dangerous and very costly.   Do Not Rush to Accept the Lowest Bid Saving money is on everyone’s mind these days, however, when […]

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Summer Electrical Safety Tips for Kids

We were asked to do a subsequent article to our Electrical Safety Advice for Kids and their Parents article found here: http://danielselectricsf.com/blog/2016/05/14/electrical-safety-advice-for-kids-and-their-parents/ Here are some more electrical safety tips for kids, school’s out for summer, and that means that kids are out having fun in the backyard, the local pool and parks. Parents can share a few electrical safety basics with their children to ensure everyone remains safe and has a great summer. There are fun ways to teach kids about […]

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How to Spot a Rogue Electrician

We have shared information on things to look for in a bad electrician. Here are some things to look for in spotting rogue electricians. 1. Be on the lookout when an electrician or builder for that matter gives you an extremely low quote or estimate. Also if they are very persistant about starting the job right away. No matter how urgent be sure to make sure the builder or electrician is trustworthy. If you get a proper quote and someone […]

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How to Spot a Bad Electrician

This is not a complete list, however, we hope that knowing what to look for will help when hiring an electrical contractor and ensuring you hire the right person for the job because the safety of your home, your family, and yourself all depend on the quality of the electrician you hire. 1. Reschedule Constantly Electricians who call to reschedule constantly, is not something that should happen. This is unreliable service. Electricians work in the service field, and being unreliable when […]

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Choosing the Best Patio Lighting

  Summer is upon us. What this means is that more and more people will be spending more time outdoors. At the pool, grilling some food outdoors, or just hanging out on the patio with some friends talking. Whatever your plans are this summer, appropriate lighting for your patio can make or break a good time with your friends and family. Good lighting makes a walkway easy to navigate after dark, provides safety and security, and creates a welcoming ambiance. Bright, […]

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Central Vacuum System

Living in Santa Fe, NM everyone is familiar with dust. Have you ever vacuumed your home and just hours later have dust flying around? A Central Vacuum System will help to keep dust and debris out of your home. It can make cleanup easier if you have pets. There are many advantages to installing a central vacuum system. We will discuss the advantages, disadvantages and the maintenance involved with the installation of a central vacuum system. What is a Central […]

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