Lauterborn Electric Blog

What should your electrical panel look like?
March 2, 2011

Can you tell the difference between

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What is knob and tube wiring?
February 22, 2011

Knob and tube or KT wiring was the method of wiring used in homes built from the late 1800

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Could this be lurking behind your walls?
February 10, 2011

This image depicts several violations. We found these boxes buried behind the wall.

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Do not be a Fire Casualty Statistic
January 25, 2011

According to statistics from the Philadelphia Fire Department, the city of Philadelphia in 2010 had 33 casualties and 201 injuries as…

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Violation of the Week
January 21, 2011

What is a flying splice? A flying splice is a slang term used when wires are spliced together without a junction…

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A warehouse gets a makeover
January 13, 2011

Lauterborn Electric was recently involved in the

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The Dangers of Electrical Space Heaters
January 11, 2011

Home improvement stores are selling inexpensive plug in heaters that plug into any of your outlets in your home. A cause…

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Smoke detectors are proven to reduce house fires
January 4, 2011

Each year, there are an estimated 405,000 fires in residential structures which cause nearly 3,600 fatalities, 18,600 injuries and $4.7 billion…

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A GFCI can prevent a shocking experience
December 27, 2010

A GFCI is a device that when installed properly in your home can prevent electrocution and electric shock or burns What…

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Holiday tips from Lauterborn Electric
December 25, 2010

Lauterborn Electric would like to wish everyone

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