Electrical Safety Tips for Kids: National Electrical Safety Month

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How to Teach Your Kids About Electrical Safety in Springdale

It’s May. The weather is warming up. The school year is ending. And kids are going to be home much longer than usual.
For a parent, it’s great to have your kids back for the summer. But this time can present some hazards for your little ones, and that is why electrical safety for kids is so important. May is also National Electrical Safety Month. Here at Mister Sparky, we understand how to operate and be near electrical outlets and breakers safely. But how about your kids? Unless they’re an electrician prodigy (in which case, we might have a job for them), they can’t tell the difference between an exposed wire and a spaghetti noodle. We’ve identified a few tips for parents to keep their children safe from electricity hazards this summer.
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9 tips to save money on your electric bill in Springdale

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How to save money on your electric bill 9 tips for Springdale.

If you are looking for ways to save money on your electric bill, we got you covered. Nothing eats into your budget quite like a hefty electric bill. However, your electric bill is the easiest utility to save on! Here at Mister Sparky NWA, we’ve identified some key methods you can use to save money on your electric bill in Springdale, AR, this year.
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Types of Electric Car Chargers in Springdale

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Electrical vehicles (EV’s) are emerging as the preferred option by customers, and consequently, more car manufacturers are producing electric vehicles. You might have heard people compliment EV’s for their untroubled, quiet, and convenient lack of unnecessary fueling stops. More and more gas stations are choosing to provide electric charging for EV owners. Just around Springdale, Fayetteville and Bentonville,  there are over 130 EV Charging stations you can access. There are also many different types of home electric car chargers available, and more will be manufactured as the popularity of EVs emerge.  If you have an electric vehicle, you should install a home EV charging station instead of making long stops at the public charging station. Though you must use a certified electrician to perform the Electric Car Charger installation, if you DIY, manufacturers will void the warranty. 
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Whole-Home Surge Protection – National Electrical Code 2022 (Arkansas)

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Almost everyone has faced the problem of electrical shocks through home appliances at one time or another. New electronic devices are hitting the market every passing day, which means that standard circuits may not handle all this electricity. For example, suppose there were five computers and six lamps in a room. In that case, it might overload the circuit breaker due to too much electricity consumption. You can prevent this by installing whole house surge protection – national electrical code.
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