In: Recessed Lighting

Lighting is in the eye of the beholder
August 23, 2011

We as electricians provide many ideas about lighting to our customers based on our experience. Ultimately, the final decision falls on…

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Why do we need to pay close attention to the lamps we are installing in our light fixtures?
August 9, 2011

All Lighting fixtures come with a wattage size and type of lamp specification which is usually on the fixture itself. This…

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Updating the wiring in your home
July 26, 2011

If your home was built before 1950, it was more than likely wired with knob and tube. Today, major appliances, sensitive…

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Just another typical day as an electrician in Philadelphia
June 24, 2011

The image above shows us stuck in traffic behind this self described picture. We wonder if they will call us to…

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Problems that electricians come across during a typical day
June 8, 2011

The above image (left), a GFCI receptacle, has been compromised by the elements. The outdoor device did not have a proper…

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Does this look like a safe installation?
April 14, 2011

The above image is what we found when we went to this home after the home owner became concerned over…

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Replacing your receptacles
April 12, 2011

Can you change an existing two prong outlet to a new three prong outlet? A two prong receptacle is an ungrounded…

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Frequently asked questions about the electric in your home
April 7, 2011

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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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A warehouse gets a makeover
January 13, 2011

Lauterborn Electric was recently involved in the

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