Tips for Hiring The Right Electrical Contractor in Calgary

Tips for Hiring The Right Electrical Contractor in Calgary It is very tempting to undertake electrical upgrades as a DIY project. Whether it is new home wiring or added features, its important to understand which projects could be done as a DIY project and which projects require a professional electrical contractor. The problem would be your safety and how well you would do that job. If you are in any way unsure of what you are doing, solving electrical problems

What is a Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter? (AFCI)

What is a Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter? (AFCI) Electricity makes our lives easier by powering your home, it’s appliances, and electronics we use for daily living and entertainment but this same electricity also has the potential to destroy homes and take lives. Electrical fires are substantially more destructive than any other type of fire and are twice as fatal. Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters or AFCIs are safety devices for homes which provide protection from electrical fires. Electrical fires are twice

2018-11-16T19:12:40+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Commercial, Electrical Tips, Residential|0 Comments

What is a Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI)

Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) outlets Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) outlets are of upmost importance when it comes to protecting you and your family from electrical shock and keeping your household’s electrical system up to code. GFCIs are necessary in instances where electrical circuits have the potential to come into contact with water. As you can imagine there are many places in your home that could necessitate their need such as bathrooms, kitchens, laundry rooms, around hot tubs or

2018-11-16T19:13:48+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Commercial, Electrical Tips, Residential|0 Comments

The Perfect Cannabis Lighting for your Grow Operation

Canada’s recent legalization of cannabis means that you might be interested in adding a new strain of plants to your garden. The new law states that it is legal for you to grow up to four cannabis plants per household. So how can Ampt Over Electric help? Professional Lighting is Key to a Good Cannabis Crop Yield Marijuana plants need 18 hours of continuous light each day during their growing stage and 12 hours when they’re flowering. High pressure sodium

2018-11-16T18:30:17+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Lighting|0 Comments