How to Recycle Your Bulbs & Fixtures in B.C

How to Recycle Your Bulbs & Fixtures in B.C

When a light bulb dies do you ever ask yourself “Where do I dispose of this?” Looking at a lightbulb you can see it is composed of many recyclable materials: glass, metal etc, so do you put it in the recycling bin? Almost, but not quite! The best place to put an...
Electrical Outlet Types

Electrical Outlet Types

You need different outlets for different situations, read on to ensure that you have the correct outlets installed in your home.  Why is it Important to Know About These Different Outlets? There are many reasons why you should educate yourself on the different outlets...
Electrical Safety Tips For Your Kids

Electrical Safety Tips For Your Kids

At CBS Electrical we take safety very seriously. Here are a couple quick electrical safety tips you can talk to your children about. 1. Do not put your fingers or anything else inside of an outlet (aside from a plug) The holes in an outlet carry a very powerful...
An Intro To Home Automation

An Intro To Home Automation

Imagine waking up as your blinds slowly open just at the perfect time to start your day.  You get up and your house is already set to the right temperature. You walk into the kitchen and your coffee is brewed and ready to drink. Who did all of this? You did! When you...
How to Clean Your Devices

How to Clean Your Devices

Spring is just around the corner – and let’s face it, spring runs a little early here on Vancouver Island, so why not get a head start on some spring cleaning?You’re probably already making a checklist of all the cleaning tasks that need to be done:DustingWindow...
Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide (CO) is a colourless, odorless, tasteless gas produced by combustible appliances (appliances that use natural gas, oil, coal, charcoal, propane or wood). CO is found in the fumes produced by these appliances.  Carbon Monoxide poisoning (CO poisoning)...
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