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16 02, 2021

Upgrading Your 60 Amp Electrical Panel in Calgary

February 16th, 2021|Electrical Panel Upgrades|0 Comments

Why You Need to Upgrade Your 60 amp Electrical Panel in Calgary Have you owned your home since the 1990s and are planning on selling? Maybe you know for a fact that your home is running on a 60 amp electrical service. Considering this, you or the buyer may run into home insurance issues if your electrical panel has not been upgraded to a higher capacity because the city of Calgary's bylaws states you must upgrade your electrical panel.  Your

16 02, 2021

Cost to Replace an Electrical Panel in Calgary

February 16th, 2021|Electrical Panel Upgrades|0 Comments

Cost Involved to Replace an Electrical Panel in Calgary You might be surprised to learn that the average price to replace an electrical panel in Calgary can range anywhere from $2,500 - $5,000. That's quite a large leap, but the price can certainly be justified. Below is a comprehensive guide on when and why to implement an electrical panel upgrade or replacement and other elements that affect pricing you may not have been aware of.  Why and when to upgrade

16 02, 2021

Be Ware of Unsafe Electrical Panels in Calgary Homes

February 16th, 2021|Electrical Panel Upgrades|0 Comments

Unsafe Electrical Panels in Calgary Homes Do you have an older Calgary home built before 1990? You may be dealing with an outdated panel that could pose a safety hazard. An out-of-date electrical panel could have circuit breakers that fail to trip when there is a short circuit or circuit overload, which is at risk of causing an electrical fire. While many newer electrical panels have safeguards to prevent such an event from occurring, there are a few older electrical

7 01, 2020

Top 4 Home Improvement Trade Shows in Calgary

January 7th, 2020|Electrical Panel Upgrades, Hot Tub Electrical Installation, Residential Electricians, Tesla Home Charger Installation|0 Comments

You don’t have to be an interior design enthusiast to improve your home and enjoy these trade shows in Calgary. Home improvement is something every homeowner looks forward to. It provides an opportunity to get rid of old and unfashionable stuff and bring in new and unique things. Upgrading your home can be a very exciting process. One of the best places to get some home improvement ideas is by going to local trade shows. There are plenty of exquisite

5 12, 2019

Top 5 Best Hot Tub Companies in Calgary

December 5th, 2019|Hot Tub Electrical Installation|0 Comments

Imagine you’ve been working all day. Trying to meet targets and get on your boss’s good graces. Or you just had a busy day at work and you need something to relieve all of the tension. Get a hot tub it helps! Here is a list of the Top 5 hot tub companies in Calgary. Might be a good idea to visit their showrooms and make the end of your day the best part of your day. There is nothing

22 11, 2018

Tips for Hiring Electrical Contractors in Calgary

November 22nd, 2018|Commercial Electricians, Residential Electricians|0 Comments

  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 requires professional electrical contractors in Calgary. 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 or installing upgrades should always be done

16 11, 2018

What is a Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter? (AFCI)

November 16th, 2018|Electrical|0 Comments

  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

16 11, 2018

What is a Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI)

November 16th, 2018|Electrical|0 Comments

  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

9 11, 2018

The Perfect Cannabis Lighting for your Grow Operation

November 9th, 2018|Commercial Electricians|0 Comments

  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

5 11, 2018

Home Electrical Repair Homeowner Warnings

November 5th, 2018|Residential Electricians|0 Comments

In this age of technology and availability of information, it is tempting to attempt do it yourself  when it comes to a home electrical repair. It may seem as a cheaper expedition to undertake a DIY project yet there is a lot of risk involved. Sometimes, it is wise to hire a professional electrician because it will eventually save you some headaches and keep you out of harms way. When it comes to home electrical repair, always hire a professional