Texas-Sized Heat Brings Texas-Sized Electrical Problems

Because Texas is so large, energy consumption is well beyond any other state in the nation. As a result of electrical use being so high, there are similar problems that many residents face. Precious Lone-Star humidity If there's one thing southeast Texans don't miss when they're out and about traveling, it's the ridiculous humidity we suffer from year-round. Not only does this weather effect our sweat glands, it's also considered a culprit to A/C issues. Mugginess builds up and eventually...

How To Test Your Smoke Alarm This Week

So we all know what smoke alarms are and that they are supposed to be inspected fairly often, but how many times have you tested your detector this year? It's quite common to skip the monthly testing because we simply forget or some may even consider it to be a waste of time however, Mister Sparky wants you to know that examining your detector once a month is not only safe for you and your family, but it's also easy...