Summer-Specific Electrical System Stressors

Summer-Specific Electrical System Stressors

Most would think that summer is when utility bills start to come down, but this is not necessarily the case. Summer presents some unique circumstances that can put extra pressure on your electrical system. A-Star Electrical Service Calgary can help guide you through what might be pushing your commercial or residential electrical bills upwards, and…

Common Electrical Code Violations That Can Happen Easily

Common Electrical Code Violations That Can Happen Easily

A-Star Electric Ltd. is a commercial and residential electrical contractor in Calgary. We have the knowledge and expertise needed to ensure your commercial property or residence’s electrical system is always up to code and operating smoothly and efficiently. Common reasons to call a commercial or residential electrician include flickering lights, broken outlets and breakers tripping…

Electrical Safety Tips for Those with Kids

Electrical Safety Tips For Those With Kids

We at A-Star are well-aware of the dangers of electricity. As certified journeyman or apprentice electricians, our training has reinforced – over and over – the care and caution needed to provide electrical service in Calgary safely. That’s why we highly recommend calling a residential electrician instead of trying to handle electrical problems on your…

Lighting Design Tips and Tricks

Lighting Design Tips and Tricks

Good lighting is pivotal for making any home or business warm and welcoming, as well as efficient and functional. As residential and commercial electricians in Calgary, we do a lot more than help business and homeowners with wiring and electrical panel upgrades. Lighting design is a major part of our business, and we enjoy using…

Overhead Line Service

Renovating or Building? Know About the Placement and Dangers of Your Overhead Electrical Utility Lines in Calgary

Although underground electric cables have become more the norm in Calgary’s newer neighbourhoods, many Calgary homes and businesses are still serviced by overhead power lines. These deliver electricity from the main city grid to your home or business through your service point, which is connected to your roof. Your breaker box is then provided power…