General electrical news and information from the licensed electricians at Blue Crest Electric. Electrical services in Abbotsford, Langley, Mission & more.
The concern regarding flooding and electricity tends to come up most often in springtime. That’s because spring is considered to be Flood Season in most parts of Canada. The reality is that any home can be affected by flooding, and at any time of year. Since flooding and electricity is always a dangerous combination, some basic electrical...... READ MORE
Are you wondering if your online purchase is a counterfeit electrical product? As a residential electrical service company, Blue Crest Electric electricians are frequently asked to install customer supplied lighting fixtures in BC’s Lower Mainland homes and businesses. Our electricians are always happy to assist with this task, except when the fixture is lacking the required CSA,...... READ MORE
Modern Homes Burn Faster An alarming statistic has revealed that modern homes burn faster than homes built 30 years ago. An Underwriters Laboratory study indicates that occupants in newer homes have less than three minutes to escape a burning building versus 17 minutes from older homes. This is a significant difference. With this new information,...... READ MORE
Many Lower Mainland homeowners are still faced with a lot of clean up after an ice storm recently swept though our area. The sound of chainsaws can be heard in almost every neighbourhood as property cleanup continues. But some of the storm’s damage is not visible from the street. Some of the damage has occurred inside many homes. With...... READ MORE
It is such an honor to be awarded the 2016 Torch Award in Marketplace Excellence by the Better Business Bureau of Mainland BC on June 16, 2016. To be judged by an independent panel of business peers, who found Blue Crest Electric worthy of this prestigious award, is truly humbling. Our goal is always to provide the...... READ MORE