Attic Fans to Kitchen Outlets

Project: Attic Fan & Kitchen Outlets Mike is always on time and always does the job he promises. We’ve used him for 4 years now, and won’t go to anyone else. From attic fans to kitchen outlets, he explains each job down to the last wire. His rates are extremely fair, and I have and […]

About That Time For Generators

Halloween is just around the corner. The last two years we have had significant power outages are this time. Don’t be caught in the dark again this year. Call Amp’d Up Electrical to order your new standby or portable Generac generator today. We can also hook up your old generator to your existing electrical panel.

Electrical Safety Tips Anyone Can Follow

Electrical Safety Tips Anyone Can Follow Posted by wwmike at 19:00, March 12 2010. Being safe when using electrical appliances, extension cords, light bulbs and other equipment is easy, and safety tips should be included in household rules, home school fire safety, and daily behavior expectations for all members of the family. It only takes one […]

Safety Tips for Halogen Lights in Your Home

Halogen Light Bulb Safety Posted by wwmike at 19:00, March 12 2010. Halogen bulbs provide an intense, white light in a very small “envelope” or casing. They’re used in a range of lighting products – from flashlights to aircraft running lights. In the home, they appear in some torchiere-style floor lamps, reading lights, grow lights, slide projectors, […]

Damage Caused by Federal Pacific Electric Panels

Damage Caused by Federal Pacific Electric Panels Posted by wwmike at 19:00, March 12 2010. The Panels Can Be Dangerous A Federal Pacific Electric (FPE) circuit breaker panel can appear to be working properly for years. BUT experts warn that if a Federal Pacific Electric panel experiences an overcurrent or short circuit, it may not keep […]

Federal Pacific Electric Panels

Is my panel safe? Posted by wwmike at 19:00, March 12 2010. Potentially Could Fail to Provide Proper Safety and Protection for Homes Federal Pacific Electric Company (FPE) was one of the most common manufacturers of circuit breaker panels in North America from the 1950s to the 1980s. Millions of their panels were installed in homes across […]

FPE Stab-Lok Equipment Means Latent Fire Hazards

Federal Pacific Electrical Panels Posted by wwmike at 19:00, March 12 2010. It’s the exceptions that cause fires. An FPE circuit breaker will appear to “work just fine” in passing along current to the circuit it feeds, until there is an overcurrent, short circuit, or similar condition. When those exceptional conditions occur, this equipment fails to protect the […]

Benefits of LED Light Bulbs

Benefits of LED Light Bulbs Posted by wwmike at 18:00, September 26 2011. Long-lasting – LED bulbs last up to 10 times as long as compact fluorescents, and far longer than typical incandescents. Durable – since LEDs do not have a filament, they are not damaged under circumstances when a regular incandescent bulb would be broken. Because they are solid, […]

Electrical Safety

Amp’d Up Electrical Contracting, LLC Generac Generaors – New at Amp’d Up Electrical’s Authorized Dealership Posted by wwmike at 16:22, September 18 2012. Power. Our lives depend on it. From everyday necessities like heating, cooling, refrigeration and lights, to daily essentials like cooking, laundry or kids’ bath times. Power outages are occurring more frequently than ever and […]