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November 13, 2017

How To Properly Use Exterior Building Lighting

Just as you use interior lighting to show off areas of the interior of a house, and in some cases camouflage imperfections, you can do the […]
October 26, 2017
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Where Should GFCI Outlets Be Installed?

Whether you’re looking to redo your current electrical wiring for a new home or old one you may have heard of GFCI outlets. Primarily, you may […]
October 17, 2017

Electrical tips to add value to your home

If you’re thinking of putting your home on the market, you have a lot of options for how you can improve its value. A new bathroom, […]
September 22, 2017

Home Electrical Safety

Electric helps our homes to run smoothly. It powers lights and appliances, lets us run water heaters, and much more. Electricity is helpful, but it can […]
September 17, 2017

The Importance of Electrical Maintenance At Home

All homeowners know that the operation of a household requires continuous maintenance. However, sometimes we neglect some essential aspects of our homes in this respect. Electrical […]
September 16, 2017

How to Use Landscape Lighting To Increase Your Property Value

Outdoor lighting is an addition to your home that will add value to your property. However, to get the best from this, there are specific things […]
September 12, 2017

Kitchen Electrical Safety

We use our kitchens constantly to cook and clean. The kitchen contains some of the home’s most important electrical appliances, like stoves and dishwashers. However, kitchens […]
September 8, 2017

5 Things to Look For In a Qualified Electrician

Electrical issues are severe and are better handled by professionals who know what they are doing. When you need an electrician, you will find that there […]
September 6, 2017

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical System

Your electrical system will not always remain fully functional. You might find yourself having to do a complete change at some point down the line. This […]
August 24, 2017

Electrical Safety At Home

Electrical Safety At Home Electrical safety within your home is critical. Electricity is one of those elements that you have to be very careful when you […]
January 25, 2017

5 Quick Ways To Add Value To Your Home

Selling a home can be a stressful process, but there are a few simple things you can do before placing your home on the market to ensure […]
January 18, 2017

Bates Electric is Committed to BBB’s Standards of Trust

Bates Electric is proud to announce that for the fifth year running, our business has achieved Accreditation by your Better Business Bureau of Dayton/Miami Valley, Inc. […]
January 1, 2017

Why People Can’t Keep Their New Year’s Resolutions, And What You Can Do To Succeed

With the new year upon us, many people will commit to bettering themselves in the coming year by setting goals or New Year’s resolutions. However, despite the […]
November 23, 2016
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Add Value To Your Home With A Complete Kitchen Electrical Makeover

If you are looking to update your home, a great place to start is the kitchen. A kitchen remodel can not only make your home safer […]
November 14, 2016

Holiday Safety Tips From Bates Electric, Your Dayton Electrician

With the holidays quickly approaching, Bates Electric would like to remind families about these important holiday safety tips. Unfortunately, holidays can be a time for unfortunate electrical […]
November 1, 2016
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GFCI Receptacles Keep Your Family Safe: When And Where They Are Required In New Homes

GFCI receptacles can help keep your family safe from electrocution; therefore, any home built after 2008 requires these life-saving outlets in the majority of the home. […]
October 26, 2016
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Electrical Safety: Learn To Live Safely With Electricity By Keeping Your Home #BatesSafe