1. Summer Home Maintenance Tips

    You'll likely use more electricity during the summer months than at any time during the year. With the AC running nearly round the clock, you'll want to do what you can to prep the house for these few months. Summer home maintenance tips do not take long and many you can do on your own. Just make sure to perform these tips before you're in the thick of summertime, as waiting may open you up to pot…Read More

  2. The Importance of Electrical Safety – Is Your Colorado Home Safe?

    Did you know May was National Electrical Safety Month? With the weather starting to turn around and warmer days approaching, it's the perfect time to make sure everything is running properly and efficiently. While performing household cleaning or preparing for summer activities, here are a few safety tips to consider. Limit What You're Plugging In As the temperature increases, so too will be your …Read More

  3. 7 Inspiring Ideas to Illuminate Your Outdoor Space

    Here in Colorado, we’re lucky to be able to enjoy pleasant outdoor weather much of the year. With all this time we spend outdoors, it only makes sense to create a space to illuminate exterior features as much as possible. Afterall, keeping the outside of the home looking attractive is as important as spicing up the inside. Indeed, outside areas of the home play an important role in curb appeal a…Read More

  4. Get the Most Out of Your Hot Tub This Spring

    We are finally seeing the first sights of spring here in Colorado Springs and if you are like the team of local electricians at Front Range Electric, we are, to put it bluntly, stoked for summer. We are ready for warmer days, the ability to walk out our door and not have to bundle up in puffy coats, fleece mittens, and warm hats. However, with all that being said, we are also not quite ready to gi…Read More

  5. 5 Reasons You Need to Replace Your Electrical Panel

    Welcome back to Front Range Electric’s blog! It’s easy to forget about your electrical panel. It’s something that functions in the background as we go about our daily lives in our homes and, if you aren’t the home improvement type or an electrician, then you may have little idea how the electrical system of your Colorado Springs home works. If you live in an older home that was built aroun…Read More

  6. Get Ready for Spring! Electrical Home Maintenance Tips for March

    Ski season will be over before we know it, which means more availability to work a few home projects. One such project we recommend as the season changes is an electrical checkup to ensure your plugs, outlets, wiring and circuit breakers are in tip-top condition. Afterall, your electrical systems are some the most important elements of a safe home. (more…)…Read More

  7. 5 Reasons to Call Your Local Electrician

    No one wants to think about needing to call an electrician: not only do you have to think about having to budget money to possibly make a costly repair, but also you must take the time to be at home while the electrician fixes whatever it may be that needs some TLC or an upgrade. So, when do you call your Colorado Springs electrician? There can be many instances in which you may need to give us a …Read More

  8. 4 Tips For Fall Hot Tub Maintenance

    Summer is coming to a close here in Colorado Springs much to the dismay or delight—depending on who you talk to—of the general public. It’s time to start embracing cooler mornings, wearing a light jacket, sipping a pumpkin spice latte, and getting ready for all the fall festivities that arise with the changing of the leaves. The end of summer and beginning of fall is often the best time for …Read More

  9. Get Ready For the Holidays! – Part 2

    In our last blog, we began talking about how to get ready for the holidays! We know it may seem kinda early, but as we all know time flies and before we know it, snow will be on the ground and it will be a new year. Also, as we discussed in our last blog, it’s best, that if you need to upgrade or fix your electrical system or electrical panel, now is the time; don’t let the time to decorate fo…Read More