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When Was the Last Time You Had Your CO Detector Checked?

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An invisible, odorless by-product of incomplete combustion, carbon monoxide (CO) is a deadly gas. CO poisoning can cause headaches, dizziness, vomiting, and even death. The unfortunate part is that the appliances in our homes can produce CO without us knowing. The good news is that there is a way to detect this dangerous gas before
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Difference Between Licensed Electricians and a “Handyman”

Difference Between Licensed Electricians and a "Handyman" - 4-Star Electric - Electricians in Calgary - Featured Image

You’re ready to hire a professional for your upcoming electrical project, but you’re stuck on whether to use a handyman or a licensed electrician. You’re not the first to have this quandary, and you won’t be the last! Before you make a call, here is what you should know.    The Legalities It’s vital to
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Planning Outlet Placement in a New Home

Planning Outlet Placement in a New Home - 4-Star Electric - Electricians in Calgary - Featured Image

Homeowners who choose to build or heavily renovate get the unique privilege of customizing even the most minute of details. One of the most rewarding and practical of these is outlet placement. Right up there with inadequate closet space, not having enough outlets where you need them is a common homeowner complaint. Taking some time
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