1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Get Ready For the Holidays!

    August is always met with mixed emotions. For parents, August means the beginning of school and time to—even though you dearly love them—get the kids out of the house! August is also usually that last hurrah of summer activities before fall’s cooler weather begins to set in. Fall also brings the beginning of holiday festivities and the colorful and sometimes extremely extravagant decorating …Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 7 Tips for Summer Remodeling – Part 2

    Summer can be the perfect time to undertake the remodeling projects that you’ve been considering all year. Not only is the exterior of your home more accessible and you may have more downtime to devote to these projects, but also your kids may be available to help you finish your project, giving you valuable time with the family. In our last blog, we began sharing tips for beginning your summer …Read More

  8. 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

  9. 7 Common Air Conditioning Problems

    As we have talked about in previous blogs, nothing is worse than a broken air conditioning unit in the intense heat of summer. As your local electrician for Colorado Springs, we advise you, before the temperatures start rising, to make sure your air conditioning unit and system is functioning well. If your air conditioning isn’t running well, cooling your home, or is making odd noises, it may be…Read More

  10. 4 Pre-Summer Maintenance Tips

    It’s that time of year that we dream is almost here. Summer in Colorado Springs is right around the corner and most of us are ready for warmer months, hours outside in the sunshine, and all the other fun activities that summer brings. Before summer gets in full swing, it’s important to perform basic pre-summer maintenance for your home before the weather turns summer hot. AC Tune Up As your lo…Read More