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Express Yourself Coloring Contest

Express Electrical Service is holding our Express Yourself Coloring Contest. The contest is open to children ages 6-12 who live in Wake, Durham or Johnston counties. There are 3 different age groups. Each age group has a unique picture to color. To enter, download the coloring sheet from the proper age group of your child. […]

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Are LED Bulbs Worth It?

The Ultimate Guide by VIRIBRIGHT (Charts, Tables, and more) Over the years, advances in technology have brought about new options in how to light our homes and commercial buildings. In the beginning, all you had was the standard, incandescent light bulb. Now we have compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) and light emitting diodes or LED. We are going […]

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3 Things To Do Before You Call an Electrician.

3 Things to do Before Calling an Electrician Before you call an electrician follow these steps to possibly resolve the problem and save yourself some money. These steps are absolutely safe for anyone to try. Outlet issues might be the most common residential problem. At least it’s right up there with ceiling fans and florescent […]

Why You Should Call a Electrician

ELECTRICAL WORK IS NO NOVICE JOB Many homeowners know the pride and satisfaction that results from completing DIY repairs and improvements. But when it comes to electrical work, the stakes of making a rookie mistake can be high. There are several common electrical projects that aren’t complicated or extensive, but even the simplest jobs can […]

Bar Sheds Are Trending

Forget Man Caves, Backyard Bar Sheds Are the New Trend The new home and garden trend is sweeping the internet, and it’s actually pretty amazing and doable. We’ve seen she-sheds, but this puts a different spin on making the most out of your shed. DIY bar sheds are popping up all over the place, and […]

Top 10 Things You Can Do With Your Tax Refund

It’s that time of year. Tax refunds! Millions of Americans will receive checks in the mail from the IRS in the coming months.  For many of us having a little extra cash is great, we don’t always have that luxury right? With so many ideas running through our minds, what should we spend our tax […]

Lightning does strike twice!

 If you have been living in North Carolina for any length of time you will know that thunderstorms are a pretty common occurrence and it is likely that sooner or later a strike will hit home either directly or indirectly. While direct hits can cause extreme damage and/or fire, indirect hits can come into your […]

Before you hire a contractor

1. Are they licensed? If so, get their license number. While this doesn’t mean they will automatically do good work, it does mean that they at least had the knowledge to pass the state’s minimum requirements and are registered. 2. Is the one that will be doing the actual work licensed? In many trades, only a registered agent or […]