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  • Light Up Your Home With Security Lights

    You want to feel safe in the comfort of your own home. You want to kick back, relax, and put your feet up as you should. Security lights can give you the peace of mind you’re looking for and so much more. Yes, they’re for your security first and foremost, but they have the added benefit of [...]

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    Tesla Charger Installation & Surge Protection in Raleigh

    Tesla vehicles are a great piece of current technology. More and more people are investing in these wonderous electric vehicles, including a growing amount of our customers. D C Electric of Raleigh Installs Tesla Charging Stations Are you in need of a Tesla charging station? D C Electric of [...]

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    Contractor Q+A: TED Magazine Feature

    To better help electrical distributors respond to the needs of electrical contractors, "Contractor Q+A" features remarks from real contractors from around the country. Responding this month are David Menhennitt, owner and president of North Carolina-based D C Electric of Raleigh, and Steve Williams,[...]

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    Owner of D C Electric of Raleigh Featured in TED Magazine

    Residential Lighting: A Contractor's View {...} D C Electric of Raleigh, N.C., which does many remodeling and addition projects is a major use of recessed light and related fixtures. "We regularly have projects at large and average-sized-homes," said David Menhennitt, D C Electric's owner and[...]

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    3 Bathroom Lighting Ideas to Inspire Your Raleigh Bath Decor

    From pampering to other business, people spend about 1.5 years in the bathroom in a lifetime. (Wow!) With all of that time spent in your bathroom, we figure you may as well enjoy how it looks, right? Check out these illuminating bathroom lighting ideas to help you choose the best lighting for your[...]

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    How to Prepare Your Electrical Appliances for a Storm

    The Raleigh, North Carolina area has experienced a lot so far this year in terms of storms, especially with the recent tropical storm Florence. And now there’s tropical storm Michael, which may already have turned into a hurricane by the time you are reading this! And then, after Michael, no [...]

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    Think Smart Home Lighting Is Complicated and Hard to Install? Think Again!

    Visiting friends recently we were amazed at how their home had been transformed. Smart Screen on Wall with Luxury Living Room Lighting When we entered, the foyer lights faded up softly. When turning in for the night, a “set goodnight lighting” voice-command turned off the main lights while[...]

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    What to Think About When Getting an Electrical Home Inspection

    An electrical home inspection is one of the most important things homeowners can do to ensure the safety of anyone who steps foot inside their home. Not only do electrical safety inspections provide peace of mind, but can save thousands of dollars in electrical nightmares. According to the [...]

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    You Know You Want to Do It. It’s Summer! Why Wait To Install Outdoor Lighting?

    Stunning outdoor lighting can make your home or backyard look like a Hollywood movie set, adding drama and glamour to long summer evenings when, late, the sun sets and darkness falls. Tip: Hang decorative lights on posts for a back yard party. And we’re in the middle of that magical season! [...]

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    Childproofing Your Home From Electrical Hazards

    Childproofing your home from electrical hazards Your Raleigh home should be your haven, where both you and your children can feel secure and protected. We often spend our time and effort protecting our kids from harm that might come from outside the property, forgetting that right within the walls[...]

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