7 Signs You Need a Circuit Breaker Upgrade in New Jersey

Your circuit breaker is an important part of your home’s electrical system. If something goes wrong with your system, the circuit breaker shuts it off to protect it from an overload or short circuit. However, like every other part of your home, it’ll eventually need an upgrade. But how can you tell when your circuitRead More

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

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

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

What You Need to Know About Electrical Code Compliance

If you’re upgrading your home’s electrical system or about to start a remodeling project, then it’s important to be aware of electrical code compliance requirements. Electrical codes are specifically designed to set a safety standard that minimizes the chances of injuries and property damage due to electrical shock, faults, or fires. In other words: WhileRead More

Saving Electricity During the Holiday Season

The holidays season is approaching quickly! No matter which holidays you celebrate, it’s likely that you will have lights or decorations of some sort. Whether you’ve simply decorated a tree in your living room or have created a full-blown light spectacle in your yard, there’s no doubt that you’ll be consuming more power than usual.Read More