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  • 4 Reasons to Hire a Licensed Electrician

    4 Reasons to Hire a Licensed Electrician

      Electrical issues at home or on your business’ premises are not something to gamble with. They require the expertise of a licensed electrician. Blue Crest Electric understands the value of professional, licensed electrical services, bringing decades of experience to BC’s Fraser Valley. Here are 4 reasons to hire a licensed electrician for any electrical...... READ MORE

  • 3 Reasons to Install a Backup Generator for Your Home

    3 Reasons to Install a Backup Generator for Your Home

    A backup generator is an excellent investment for any homeowner, especially in areas prone to power outages. Installing a backup generator gives homeowners peace of mind and ensures unexpected power failures do not disrupt their daily routines. As a leading provider of residential electrical services, Blue Crest Electric understands the importance of having a backup...... READ MORE

  • Electrical Tips for New Homeowners

    Electrical Tips for New Homeowners

    As a new homeowner there will always be home improvements and projects to keep you busy. If you are unfamiliar on an installation or a project, call an electrician for expert advice with your home’s electrical. Below is a short list of electrical tips to help you know where to start as a new homeowner....... READ MORE

  • 2023 Awards

    2023 Awards

    35 Years We are thankful for our amazing clients, their trust and the support they have given us throughout the years. This year our company celebrates 35 years of electrical service across British Columbia’s Lower Mainland. As an established business in our community, we are grateful for this milestone and the achievements that have come...... READ MORE

  • Temperature

    Electrical Requirements for Air Conditioning Units

    During the heat of summer, any home equipped with air conditioning is certainly envied by those without. Air conditioning removes the hot air from a room or building and circulates cold refreshing air back into the same space. These units use refrigerant which is a cooling agent in a gas state. The air conditioner uses...... READ MORE

  • Sunshine Ceiling

    Sunshine Ceiling

    The sunshine ceiling in the 1980’s home is the shag carpets of the 1970’s home. It dates the home to a specific decade. Sunshine ceilings give a similar vibe as glass block windows, wallpaper borders, balloon curtains; and pink, blue, and yellow toilets. As times change so do styles and updating the lighting will add...... READ MORE

  • Incandescent Light Bulb

    Incandescent Light Bulb

    It is a fact that the incandescent light bulb changed the world. Incandescent light bulbs were the first generation of light bulb to be manufactured economically for residential use. In 1880, cities began to light their streets, homes, and businesses with electricity. The use of candles soon became a light source only needed for emergencies....... READ MORE

  • Hot Tub

    Electrical Requirements for Hot Tubs

    Hot Tub Electrical Requirements A hot tub is a tub of water that is heated by electricity. Its purpose is to provide relaxation and hydrotherapy in the comfort and privacy of your own home. Hot tubs can be added to most homes providing that the home’s electrical system is able to supply the additional electrical load...... READ MORE

  • Microwave hood fan combination unit

    Electrical Requirements for a Microwave Hood Fan Combination Unit

    A microwave hood fan combination unit is a microwave combined with a range hood fan. Like a conventional range hood fan, this duel service appliance is installed above the kitchen stove.  These combination units come with a built in vent for filtering steam, heat, odours, and smoke that rises up from the stove. Required Electrical...... READ MORE

  • Colorful Wiring

    Wiring – More Than Just Pretty Colours

    While you may think that the colourful electrical wiring in your home is just the artistic expression of a creative electrician, you may be interested to know that the various colours have significant meaning. Colour coding wiring within the electrical system identifies its’ purpose in relation to the electrical system. It also helps in tracing...... READ MORE

  • Fans

    FANS – No Air Conditioner? No Problem

    If you don’t have the benefit of central air conditioning in your home, there are still several things you can do to keep your space comfortable during the heat of summer. Improving the air flow with the use of fans can make any space feel up to 4 degrees cooler by creating a wind-chill effect....... READ MORE

  • Bonding


    Covid-19 has resulted in a world-wide bonding crisis as people are required to isolate from each other in an effort to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Our inherent need to bond and connect with one another gives us a sense of grounding within our family and circle of friends. Bonding helps us to feel...... READ MORE