Keeping Your Frisco / Little Elm Home Safe

Posted on April 4, 2011

Many families in Frisco and Little Elm are concerned about how they can make their home as safe as possible for their children. Purchasing wall outlet covers and cabinet door locks is a good start, however there are many other things you can do that will not only protect your children, but you and your spouse as well. Is your home located in an area prone to blackouts? Consider a generator installation, which will keep the electrical essentials going in your home in the event of a power loss. Perhaps you are concerned about lightning strikes or sudden power surges. A whole house surge suppressor can protect your home from power surges of any kind, whether natural or man-made. If you live in an older home, consider a panel upgrade to bring the electrical system into the 21st century. Larger appliances can be placed on dedicated circuits and thus not tax the entire household while performing their necessary tasks. GFCI outlets are also a good idea, particularly in the kitchen and bathrooms. By changing a regular outlet into a GFCI outlet, you can protect your loved ones from the possibility of a kitchen or bathroom appliance electrocuting them due to coming in contact with water.

At Light It Up Electric, we have families of our own and understand the importance of keeping loved ones safe. Whether you need a simple electrical repair or a full service upgrade, no job is too big or too small. By hiring our Master Electrician and his team, you can be assured that the work will be done correctly the first time, every time. We are licensed and insured and have an Accredited Business rating through the local Better Business Bureau. Visit our website at or elsewhere on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. Email us at to discuss your residential electrical needs. We will come to you and perform a free estimate before beginning any work. We look forward to hearing from you!