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Protruding plugs can create electrical eyesores, leaving furniture and appliances floating, robbing space, and making for strange views. Fortunately, you can quickly and easily solve these issues with the help of recessed outlet technology.

Keeping a low profile

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Grab the shiny-new mobile device you’re reading this blog on, saunter over to your hallway, and look up. Do you see:

A. Yellowed globe lights?
B. Dust bunny-laden ceiling fans?
C. Gold or yellow-brass anything?
D. Track lighting from the era of track pants?
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On January 10, Mr. Electric celebrated National Cut Your Energy Costs Day with home and business owners nationwide striving to save energy by making simple, common-sense changes. Are you ready to take those same energy saving steps for the betterment of your budget and Mother Earth?...Read more

Most home fires start from the smallest of accidental causes, many of them in the “should’ve known better” genre. Prevented with the simplest of steps, this year, put breaking these bad electrical habits at the top of your New Year’s resolutions list….

This New Year, don’t just drop...Read more

2017 is dawning bright, shiny, and definitely new, post-election. Incandescents have now been effectively phased-out nationwide, and as the past dims alongside your dusty old bulbs, it’s also time for a change in your home: Upgrading to LEDs.

A brighter future

Using 75 percent...Read more

These days, your kids can’t even keep up with what’s new in technology… So how are you supposed to find the perfect electrical gifts? Easy - with the help of the emperors of electronics – Mr. Electric®. And this year, one of the biggest for tech, offers a host of options for all ages and budgets...Read more

The holiday shopping season is in full swing. Are you still struggling to find the perfect gift for someone special? Give the gift of safety this holiday season with smoke detectors. Gift these simple, inexpensive devices, and you can reduce the risk of fire death by over 50 percent in the home...Read more

Ready to decorate your yard Griswold style? Before any Lampoon-like disasters, you may want to reconsider upgrading your breaker box. A most wonderful time of the year for house fires, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), each holiday season an average of 150 homes are...Read more

While simply swapping burned out bulbs in an existing ballast is deemed “ballast repair” by many – and can offer advantages in longevity and energy savings – sometimes this...Read more

Who doesn’t love to think their holiday cooking beats the rest of the bunch? If you’re ready to take your Thanksgiving dinner to the next level and impress your guests, these fancy cooking gadgets are a must-have. If it eases the process, all while improving the finished product, it’s worth...Read more