New Appliance? New Circuit!

As technology advances, so do our household appliances. From state-of-the-art refrigerators and ovens to energy-efficient washing machines and dryers, these new large appliances make our lives easier and more convenient. However, before you excitedly bring home that shiny new device, it’s crucial to consider the electrical requirements for its installation. In this blog post, we’ll…

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Designing a Commercial Electrical System

Designing an efficient electrical system for commercial spaces is crucial for ensuring uninterrupted operations, reducing energy consumption, and maximizing productivity. This blog will explore key considerations and best practices for designing an electrical system that meets the unique needs of commercial buildings. Understanding Power Requirements Before embarking on designing an electrical system, it is essential…

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How to Maintain Your Electrical System in Winter

People Get Frozen Inside A Very Cold House With Electrical System And Heating Problems During Winter. Family Couple Wearing Warm Winter Clothes At Home. Husband And Wife In Coats, Hats And Gloves Looking At The Camera And Shivering

As the winter approaches and the temperature outside drops, it’s essential to take steps to ensure you can count on your home’s electrical system. From preparing for potential power outages to preventing electrical fires, there are several tasks that should be on your winter to-do list. These tips and tricks will help keep your home’s…

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Don’t Freak Out — Fischer Electric Service Calls Have You Covered!

Electrician Showing Up For Service Calls

As a leading Seattle electrician, Fischer understands the importance of providing reliable, efficient electric service calls. We pride ourselves on being responsive, proactive, and willing to go the extra mile to ensure an exceptional customer experience. There is never a “good” time for an electrical issue to arise. However, major problems always seem to occur…

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Current Concerns: Solving Electrical Issues in Commercial Buildings

The Electrical System In A Commercial Building Being Audited

If you’re a business owner in Seattle, you know the importance of keeping your electrical systems up and running. Electrical problems can lead to lost productivity, safety hazards, and other issues that can harm your bottom line. Although electrical issues can arise anywhere, commercial buildings are especially prone to problems due to their size and…

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Does Your Home Have Double Tapped Breakers

Double-tapped breakers are fairly common but can be dangerous when left unchecked. Here’s what you need to know about the defect — including how to fix it. What Are Double-Tapped Breakers A double-tapped breaker occurs when two wires, or conductors, are connected to a single circuit breaker terminal. While both conductors may appear to “fit,”…

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How to Prevent Power Surges in Your Home

Outlet That Is Warped, Burned And Damaged From A Power Surge

Did you know that Americans use around five times more electricity than the rest of the world? Having access to enough electricity to power our favorite electronics is a huge convenience, but sometimes, things can go wrong. Power surges can cause significant damage to your home, your electrical devices and your appliances. This can result in expensive…

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Teaching Children About Electrical Safety

Two Children Playing With Electricity On Floor At Home

Can you believe that there are around 1,000 deaths every year due to electrical injuries? Aside from electrical risks at work, there are plenty of potential issues that could crop up at home. It’s worth learning about electrical safety at a young age to give time for these cautious habits to stick. You already have enough to…

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Electric Vehicle Charging Safety Tips

Did you know there are over 3,400 electric vehicle charging stations throughout Seattle? Owning an electric vehicle is becoming more and more convenient, and it’s now easier than ever to have professionals install a charging station in your home. Whether you’re charging your vehicle at home or at a public port, it’s important to be careful.…

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Generators 101: Everything You Need To Know

Close Up Of Woman Hand Lighting Candle In The Night, Power Outage, Does Not Own A Generator

Think quick: are you ready for an emergency? When you’re a homeowner, anything can happen, and usually at the least convenient moment. This includes losing power, especially during seasons of severe weather. The good news is it’s not too difficult to prepare your home for an emergency power outage. Many homeowners invest in a generator to…

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