Covid Safety

Covid SafetyCovid Safety

Recently, an electrician I know made a call to a home to make some repairs.  The client neglected to inform the electrician ahead of time that her mom was sick in bed with the “flu.”  Upon hearing this, my friend informed the homeowner that he would not be able to


Carbon Monoxide DetectionCarbon Monoxide Detection

What is carbon monoxide and why should you be concerned about it in your home?  Carbon monoxide (CO) is a poisonous, colorless, odorless and tasteless gas produced by burning fuel, such as gasoline, kerosene, oil, propane, coal or wood. When fuel-burning equipment, tools and appliances are used in enclosed places, or

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Groundhog Day

Groundhog DayGroundhog Day

So what does Groundhog Day have to do with Electricity or HVAC? Well, nothing really, but since today is Groundhog day, I thought I would mention it.  Actually, though, when you have the same electrical or HVAC problems over and over again, it can sure seem like Groundhog Day.  If

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Blonde Brownies

What Day is It?What Day is It?

According to, today, January 22, 2021, is National Blonde Brownie Day, Celebration of Life Day, and National Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day.  I kid you not, when I did an internet search of “what day is today?” that came up at the top of the page.  I don’t have

New Year 2021

New Year, New ProjectsNew Year, New Projects

January is that time of year when everyone tends to reset and start thinking about renewal.  New diets are started, new exercise programs are begun, new decluttering vows are made, and hopefully new outlooks on life are begun as well.  In keeping with this theme of renewal, maybe your January

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Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year 2021Happy New Year 2021

Many people were adversely affected by circumstances in 2020, namely the scourge of Covid 19, the disease caused by the Corona virus.  With the new year right around the corner, we have an opportunity to reset and look forward to new hope and new possibilities. We at Peter Needham Electrical

Christmas Star

The Christmas StarThe Christmas Star

You may have heard that yesterday, 12/21/2020, was the first time in 800 years that Saturn and Jupiter appeared in the night sky right next to each other.  The light was so brilliant it could be seen with the naked eye. Today, many people from all over the world posted