What Size Generator Do I Need?

Once you’ve been through a few lengthy power outages, you probably find yourself considering a whole-home generator to power your entire home during the next blackout. Also called standby generators, these reliable backup power sources are permanently installed in your home by a professional electrical contractor. When choosing a standby generator, it’s important to select […]

Portable vs. Standby Generators

If you frequently find yourself without power at home, you might want to consider investing in a generator. A generator can provide backup power during an outage so you can enjoy lighting, refrigeration, and heating or cooling for as long as it takes the power company to get service back online. Generators come in two […]

Generator Buying Guide

Generators can make power outage problems a thing of the past for savvy homeowners. When your power is taken out by a storm or any other event, a generator will kick in to provide you with electricity so you can stay comfortable and avoid the inconvenience of waiting for the electric company to restore power. […]

Energy-Saving Tips for Spring

With the cooler months falling behind us, soon we’ll be enjoying longer days and pleasant evenings. But with the spring season coming to Houston, there is one drawback that needs to be addressed: those increased energy costs! Stick with the professional electricians at Aaron’s Electrical Services while we detail a few excellent tips for how […]

Why Does My Outlet Spark?

When it comes to your home’s electrical outlets, the last thing you want to experience is a spark. As you know, electrical sparks can be dangerous since they can result in an electrical fire. Additionally, you probably won’t feel very comfortable about plugging in another appliance or device into that outlet again after it’s sparked […]

How Do Circuit Breakers Work?

Even though everybody knows how dependent they are on their home’s electricity (without it, there’s no air conditioning, no central heating, no hot water, no TV, etc.), yet few people know how their electricity works. In fact, odds are most people take it for granted, which means they don’t realize how dangerous the use of […]

Electrical Maintenance Tips for Holiday Season

As the holidays approach, you’ll be cooking more, decorating more, and entertaining more. Your home electrical system feels the strain. Be sure that your devices and decor are in good working order, and that you have safe power for heating, lights, and holiday fun. Aaron’s Electrical Service in Houston recommends taking a moment for fall […]