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Eco-Friendly Cleaning Tips

Eco-Friendly Cleaning Tips

Eco-friendly cleaning is increasingly becoming popular, and we are now seeing more “green” products lining retailer shelves. They are not…

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Reading Your Smart Meter

Reading Your Smart Meter

Smart meters, also known as Advanced Metering System (AMS), give consumers and utility companies a straightforward means to track energy consumption for…

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Electrical Safety Tips for a Spooktacular Halloween

Electrical Safety – It’s nothing to be frightened by! Halloween is officially around the corner! That means it’s time to…

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The Benefits of Using a Dehumidifier

The Benefits of Using a Dehumidifier

Those who commonly get allergies know how they can get frustrating at times. If you live in an area with…

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Energy Efficiency Tips for Fall Savings

Energy Efficiency Tips for Fall Savings

Grab a cup of your favorite pumpkin spiced, because the Autumn season is officially here! For a lot of people,…

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Top Causes of Power Outages in Texas

Top Causes of Power Outages in Texas

August 25, 2022 — Electric Rates, Resources

If you are a resident in Texas, most likely you are very familiar with power outages. Because of its weather…

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Texas’ Power Grid is Straining as Temperatures Rise

Texas’ Power Grid is Straining as Temperatures Rise

Just recently, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the organization that oversees the Texas power grid, revealed that for the…

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Happy 811 Day!

Happy 8/11 Day!  August 11 is National Safe Digging Day, also known as 811 Day. The observance reminds anyone considering an…

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What to Do Before a Hurricane

What to Do Before a Hurricane

July 5, 2022 — Electrical Safety, Resources

The Atlantic hurricane season starts on June 1. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) forecasts an above-normal hurricane activity…

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Tips for an Energy Efficient Basement

Tips for an Energy Efficient Basement

June 27, 2022 — Energy Efficiency, Resources

The basement is often an afterthought, especially if you are thinking about what area in the home to target for…

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How to Save Energy During a Heat Wave

How to Save Energy During a Heat Wave

Texas is in the middle of a massive heat wave, and this year’s summer may be the hottest in years….

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Summer is Approaching. Here Are Ways to Save Water

Summer is Here. Here Are Ways to Save Water

June 21, 2022 — Energy Efficiency, Resources

Aside from helping you save on your utility bill, conserving water will help prevent water shortages, plus, it helps our…

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Understanding Rolling Blackouts

Understanding Rolling Blackouts

In Texas, summer means spiking temperatures – and rolling blackouts. The past month has given us warmer-than-average temperatures, and a…

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Home Energy Audit: Your Questions Answered

Home Energy Audit: Your Questions Answered

Do you find yourself sweating in the summer even if the air conditioning is on full blast? Have you noticed…

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Ways to Save Energy Outside

Ways to Save Energy Outside

When homeowners think of ways to lessen their energy use, they normally focus on ways to do it inside their…

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Prepare Your Plumbing for the Warmer Months

Prepare Your Plumbing for the Warmer Months

March 21, 2022 — Electric Tips at Home, Resources

As you complete your spring maintenance tasks, do not neglect an essential home system: plumbing. As the days grow longer…

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Preparing for Spring: Plan Your Home Improvement Projects

Preparing for an Energy-Efficient Spring: Plan Your Home Improvement Projects

Winter weather can be unforgiving on your home, and since spring is just around the corner, it’s high time to…

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Simple Ways to Secure Your Home

Simple Ways to Secure Your Home

We’re sure that you’ll agree that decorating your home is more fun than setting up home security. However, in the…

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Groundhog Day: Save Energy with These Tips | Electricity Company in Texas

Groundhog Day: Save Energy with These Tips

January 26, 2022 — Energy Efficiency, Resources

Are we expecting an early spring or six more weeks of winter? That’s up to Punxsutawney Phil to decide. Whether…

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Understanding the Energy Star Label  | Electricity Company in Texas

Understanding the Energy Star Label

January 24, 2022 — Energy Efficiency, Resources

If you have ever bought a flat screen television, had to replace an air conditioning system, or shopped for appliances,…

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