In: Residential Lighting

Updating your electrical system
March 8, 2011

The new home owners of this property received an inspection report stating that the main panel had several violations including some…

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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’s to the…

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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.  Junction boxes must be readily accessible, and extending…

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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Lauterborn electric was recently involved in the total makeover of an outdated building. The Front street project originally a warehouse was…

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Holiday tips from Lauterborn Electric
December 25, 2010

Lauterborn Electric would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  Spending time with your family is important to…

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Are you protecting your sensitive electronic equipment?
December 12, 2010

The way we use electricity today is more complicated than ever. The modern electronic equipment is also more sensitive than ever….

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Is the electric in your home really safe?
November 26, 2010

If your home was built in the early to mid 1900’s the method of wiring at that time was knob and…

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Recessed lighting design and installation
November 23, 2010

Whether it is new construction, a renovation or simply upgrading your lighting, recessed lighting provides many ways to make your home…

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Welcome to the Lauterborn electric website/blog
October 20, 2010

Lauterborn Electric is a family owned and operated electrical contracting business serving the greater Philadelphia area and surrounding suburbs. Our goal…

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