4 Reasons to Upgrade Your Switches and Outlets

When most people think about maintenance and upgrading their homes, they likely don’t think about their electrical switches and outlets. However, lights are useless if you can’t turn them on or off. In a similar vein, so many of your electronics need to be plugged in to even use them. Both of these act asRead More

4 Benefits of Installing Outdoor Lighting in New Jersey

Outdoor lighting is more than just a way to make your home look nice at night. It can increase the safety of your home and boost your curb appeal. With summer approaching in a couple of months, it might be time to consider getting some outdoor lighting for your New Jersey home. Here are fourRead More

The Dangers of Knob-and-Tube Wiring in New Jersey

Used in America from 1880 to the late 1940s, knob-and-tube wiring is an early style of electrical wiring identifiable by its white, ceramic, spool-like knobs. It still exists in some old homes, and it presents several dangers to modern-day tenants. If you happen to have some knob-and-tube wiring in your New Jersey home, be sureRead More

The Importance of Grounding Wires

In every electrical circuit, there’s an active wire that carries the electricity and a neutral wire that carries the power back. An additional ‘grounding wire’ can be attached to outlets, various electrical devices, and the ground via a breaker box. The ground wire acts as a safe path for electricity to run in the eventRead More

Choosing a Generator: What Do I Need to Know?

  Buying a generator can be complicated if you don’t know what you’re looking for, and you run the risk of getting a system that won’t do what you need it to do. Different types of emergency power systems work for different things. With a little research and answers to a couple of questions, youRead More

4 Common Winter Electrical Problems

Although homeowners in Tinton Falls use their electricity all year round, the winter months put extra stress on your system you may not think of. It’s crucial for you to be on the lookout for these potentially dangerous issues as winter rolls through New Jersey. The experts at Wave Electric have put together a list ofRead More

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detection Tips

Maintaining smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors in the home is essential at all times, even if the task of replacing batteries and checking the detectors seems menial and monotonous. Keep track of when to check on your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in addition to adding specific dates to your calendar throughout the yearRead More

New Year, New Service Panel

New Year, New Service Panel-Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Upgrade Signs You Need a Service Panel Upgrade in Tinton Falls It’s 2019! As you settle into the new year, it’s likely that you have heard people talking about their resolutions. Perhaps you’ve made resolutions of your own as well! If you’re a homeowner looking toRead More

Security During the Holiday Season with Outdoor Lighting by Wave Electric Company

Security issues occur year round – unfortunately, this includes the holiday season. You may have a security system in place already, but did you know that outdoor lighting can provide extra protection and safety? If you’re interested in learning more about the benefits of outdoor lighting, call Wave Electric Company. We are your local electricianRead More

Smoke Detector Maintenance for the Holidays

The holidays are a time for family, friends, and fun. They’re also a time for festive decorations, special dinners, and large parties. Yet to truly enjoy the holidays, you have to make sure that your family, guests, and home are safe — and a crucial part of this is ensuring that your home’s smoke detectionRead More