Plan Ahead for Pool Time

Plan Ahead for Pool Time

There are some things that are best done spontaneously and some that require some thinking ahead. Installing a hot tub or swimming pool outside your home falls into the latter category. In addition to setting aside space in your yard and your budget, be sure to plan ahead when it comes to your home electrical…

Shed Some Light on the Subject

Shed Some Light on the Subject

Have you ever walked up to a shelf or opened a cabinet and wished someone would shed some light on which item you should choose … literally? Even with overhead lighting on tabletop lamps, it can sometimes be difficult to see into the recesses of built-in furniture. You always have the option of holding a…

Prepare for Future Features and Outlets

Prepare for Future Features and Outlets

The budget is one of the most critical elements of your house build. As you prepare your home electrical and lighting plan, you should stay within your budget. This doesn’t mean that you can’t prepare for the future, however. How To Plan for the Future If you cannot afford more lighting fixtures, a renovated attic,…

How To Have a Well-Lit House With a Limited Budget

How To Have a Well-Lit House With a Limited Budget

Whether you’re entertaining or enjoying a cozy evening on the couch, having a well-lit home can make your space feel especially warm and inviting. Being mindful of your electricity bill, you may be inclined to cut back on your home electrical and lighting plan; however, there are ways to affordably keep your house bright. Consider…

Guidelines for the Placement of Light Switches

Guidelines for the Placement of Light Switches

Visualize Where To Place Each Switch When deciding where you should place light switches for your home electrical and lighting plan, visualize yourself walking through each space in your house. Doing this will help you pinpoint the most favorable areas in which to install your light switches. For instance, you could imagine yourself strolling down…

Radon Can Affect Homes Anywhere

Radon Can Affect Homes Anywhere

Only living in certain areas puts you at risk for radon is one of many radon myths floating around on the internet. The truth is that you can have radon in your home regardless of where you live. Some areas are more prone to the radioactive gas than others, but it does not mean that…

Enliven Your Bedroom With Cutting-Edge Entertainment

Enliven Your Bedroom With Cutting-Edge Entertainment

Does your bedroom feel like it’s missing something? Then it may be time to change things up a bit. As you develop your home electrical and lighting plan, consider placing your TV in areas where it could spark social connections. Your bedroom might be one of these places. Create a Cozy Entertainment Space The bedroom…

Don't Dawdle With Decorating Decisions

Don’t Dawdle With Decorating Decisions

One of the most fun parts of building your own home is when you finally get to step inside and decorate. Adding personal touches to your walls will encourage you each day as you move about your house and can even tell your story to future visitors. Be sure to consider where you will hang…

The Importance of Having a Vanity USB Port

If you, like many, enjoy using your phone in the bathroom, consider incorporating a USB port in your home electrical and lighting plan. Make the Most of Your Personal Time With a USB Port There are different areas in which you can place a USB port; each of these areas will make using your phone…