28 Feb 2014

When you’re upgrading your kitchen or living area, the best effect to make your home décor pop is recessed lighting.  “Recessed lighting can highlight specific areas in your room”, since the lights are hidden your room feel more open and less cultured. Here are some questions you might want to think about. How do you […]

28 Feb 2014

Some of the most common problems for homeowners are located right in the kitchen sink. It’s the most widely used plumbing fixture in your home.  When you have clogs, or leaks it can mean some major issues are developing with your plumbing.   However, most problems can be simple do-it-yourself projects, while others may require help […]

27 Feb 2014

“A split-wired receptacle [electrical outlet] is a duplex [two openings for plugs] electrical receptacle that has been converted functionally into two single, receptacles that are individually partly or completely electrically independent” explained by a local electrician in Chino. Each receptacle opening of the pair is individually supplied with electricity by its own electrical circuit and fuse or circuit- breaker. […]

27 Feb 2014

“The term “ground” refers to a connection to the earth, which acts as a reservoir of charge. A ground wire provides a conducting path to the earth which is independent of the normal current-carrying path in an electrical appliance”. As a practical matter in household electric circuits, it is connected to the electrical neutral at the service […]

26 Feb 2014

Stopped or clogged sewer lines can make life extremely difficult in your home.  There’s many reasons for main line stoppage, like root growth from that wonderful tree in your yard.Your local Los Angeles plumbing experts at United Plumbing Heating Air & Electric say’s it can be abated with rodding.  But it cannot be stopped unless […]

25 Feb 2014

In your home, look for two control circuits for the air conditioner or heat pump system that will typically include: 1. A circuit, 120V or 240V serving the indoor air handler 2. A circuit, usually 240V serving the outdoor compressor/condenser unit. The Amperage Rating of A/C disconnects or Heat Pump circuit breakers The safety switch […]