What do electricians actually do? Learn this and more on our blog! We at Front Range Electric aim to provide customer-focused and high-quality services to the Colorado Springs area. Our electricians have decades of experience and can help you with a variety of needs from hot tub hookups, panel upgrades, lighting and fan installations, and more. Read our blog to learn more about us, tips for remodeling, and keeping your family safe. We post regularly about relevant topics that we hope will educate and maybe even sometimes entertain. Read recent blog posts below and be sure to visit our website!

  1. Under Cabinet Lighting Solutions for Kitchens and Bathrooms

    When it comes to your kitchen and bathroom, lighting is one of the most important - and still highly customizable - aspects. Not only does proper lighting help you see when getting dressed in the morning or whipping up a good meal at night, it also defines the unique feel and style of your space. Sure, overhead lighting gets all the praise in terms of functionality but why not also consider the pi…Read More

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Electrical Panels: The Basics – Part 2

    In our last blog, we began talking about residential electrical panels, how they work, why they are important for our homes, and their main parts. Electrical panels are in essence protective forts that safeguard our electrical systems, our appliances and other devices plugged into our wall sockets when there is an electrical storm, power surge, or other electrical phenomena. Electrical panels are …Read More

  8. Electrical Panels: The Basics – Part 1

    In our last several blogs, we discussed summer remodeling projects and how the electricians at Front Range Electric can help you make your dreams for your Colorado Springs home a reality. Summer, though for some can be a incredibly busy time of year, can also be one of the best times to start your remodeling projects. To read more about how to begin remodeling and some remodeling projects to begin…Read More

  9. 3 Summer Remodeling Projects

    If you are just joining us, lately we’ve been talking about summer remodeling. Summer can be an excellent time to work on those remodeling projects that we have been thinking for years or while snow was piling outside our Colorado Springs homes. Though, for many, summer can be a busy time of planned events, vacations, and time with family, if you are in store for a slower summer this year, it ca…Read More

  10. 7 Tips for Summer Remodeling – Part 1

    Summer is finally here in Colorado Springs! And all of us at Front Range Electric are excited to finally get to enjoy sunny weather, time spent comfortably outside, and plenty of time together with the entire family. Often summer can be a busy time of vacationing, shuttling the kids from summer camp and back, camping, and other activities. While summer can be a busy time of fun in the sun, it can …Read More