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How to save money on your Alabama Power Bill

It seems like it gets harder and harder to save money these days.How to save money on your Alabama Power Bill. Many Americans are struggling to pay the rent one more month or buy groceries for another week. This year has hit everyone hard in the pocketbook, especially during the pandemic. If you are looking for ways to save a little money, take a look at your Alabama Power bill and work to make it lower. 

We all need electricity to live our lives, but have you ever wondered how much you are wasting? Every year Alabamians pay hundreds of dollars more than they should to Alabama Power. There are a few simple ways to save on your energy bill if you remember to make it a habit.

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Latest Gadgets to Help with Thanksgiving Dinner Prep.

Thanksgiving is a uniquely American tradition that brings the entire family together for a delicious home-cooked meal. Latest gadgets to help cook Thanksgiving Dinner. Birmingham, AL Not much has changed in the dishes we eat for this great feast but preparing the turkey and gravy is worlds apart from how your grandmother did it in the old days. Technology now helps us create our most favorite meal of the year with the utmost ease, making cooking it fun for everyone.

Here is some new cooking gadget that will make cooking your Thanksgiving dinner a breeze:

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What is a WiFi extender?

A sound internet connection is essential for life in this day and age. What is a WiFi extender. Birmingham, AlabamaWe need it for our phones, tablets, computers, and even our televisions. A strong WiFi connection is vital to stay in touch, work, learn, and stay informed of what is happening in the world. The world has gone virtual, and there is no going back.

Sometimes it gets incredibly daunting when there is a weak signal or none at all. The internet is supposed to make our lives easier. However, sometimes it can be the source of frustration. If you are working and this happens, your hard work could be lost, or you may spend all day trying to get things done on a weak internet connection. The internet is supposed to make our lives easier, right? A bad WIFI network could hit you hard in your pocketbook.

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Bring fun and romance to your home with dimmer switches.

Daylight Savings time is coming soon, which means it will be darker a lot earlier. This means the lights will go on longer in your home. Many people don't like bright lights at night, they opt to illuminate their homes in a more softer glow. One of the best lighting options available today to achieve this affect is the dimmer switch.Dimmer switches make Alabama homes fun and romantic. Dimmer switches control the current sent to a light fixture, allowing you to increase or decrease the amount of light in a room. The switch is usually a slow sliding lever or turns the dial, which allows you to adjust the light manually. There are many reasons why dimmers are so popular among new home builders and remodelers. Now that smart home apps can control the lights, dimmer switches are cooler than ever!

Here are some of the benefits of having dimmer switches installed in your home.

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Is UV light safe for killing viruses?

Since the beginning of March, the Coronavirus has been a massive part of our daily lives. Is UV light safe for killing Covid-19. Birmingham, AlabamaThe virus caused the world to come to a screeching halt, closing businesses and entertainment venues. The biggest issue has been focused on safety and sanitation.

It doesn’t look like the threat of Covid-19 is going anywhere for a while. This means we have to learn to live our lives around it. We are left trying to come up with the best way to sanitize ourselves and daily objects we come in contact with. Some have brought up the idea of using a UV light for sanitation of PPE, electronics, and surfaces.

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Latest Tips

How to save money on your Alabama Power Bill

Monday, February 22, 2021

It seems like it gets harder and harder to save money these days. Many Americans are struggling to pay the rent one more month or buy groceries for another week. This year has hit everyone hard in the pocketbook, especially during the pandemic. If you are looking for ways to save a little money, take a look at your Alabama Power bill and work to make it lower. 

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Latest Gadgets to Help with Thanksgiving Dinner Prep.

Monday, November 9, 2020

Thanksgiving is a uniquely American tradition that brings the entire family together for a delicious home-cooked meal.  Not much has changed in the dishes we eat for this great feast but preparing the turkey and gravy is worlds apart from how your grandmother did it in the old days. Technology now helps us create our most favorite meal of the year with the utmost ease, making cooking it fun for everyone.

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About John's Electric

Linn Park Fountain, Birmingham, AL

John's Electric Inc. is a family owned and operated electrical contractor business that proudly provides electrician services in Birmingham, AL and the surrounding areas such as Hoover, Homewood, Chelsea, Vestavia Hills, Pelham, Alabaster, Trussville, and Mountain Brook. John's Electric provides residential and commercial electrical solutions at competitive rates. We have been in this line of work for 30 years, giving us not only experience but expertise as well. You can depend on us. We are a state licensed electrician (#03875) for your protection.

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What others say about John's Electric Service

John’s Electric save’s the day.

I called for help and Aubrey came to my home when it was convenient for me. He was on time and very professional. All issues I needed to be fixed were. I am very happy with the service and the prices. I will use Aubrey again and I would recommend him to my family. Thanks so much. mvb

Venus B.

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It was a great experience. Thanks would hire them again.

Darrell S.

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John's electric is an extremely good company. I would this company to anyone I know. He is very professional and goes the extra mile for his customer. Five stars in my book.

elisha

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Very good and professional. Solved problem and went the extra mile to fix another issue.

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