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Tesla Wall Charger Installation: Everything You Need to Know

Have questions about Tesla chargers? We’ve got answers! If you’ve just bought a Tesla, or you’re looking to purchase one, chances are you’re looking into Tesla wall charger installation as well. Tesla’s wall connectors add more range per hour of charging than the mobile connector that comes with every Tesla vehicle. This gives drivers the […]

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Project Spotlight: Vancouver Commercial Kitchen Restoration

In 2016, TCA helped update and restore Peake of Catering’s commercial kitchen Our Project Spotlights blog series is our space to share some of our favourite electrical projects we’ve completed here at TCA Electric. Some projects become favourites for their scale, while others present unexpected challenges or opportunities to put our electrical talents to use […]

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Best Smart Home Upgrades in 2022

Here are some of the trending home automation devices for 2022! Like all technology, smart home devices and home automation capabilities are constantly evolving from year to year. Depending on emerging needs, technological advances, and much more, the best and top-selling smart home upgrades can change greatly. Of course, the COVID-19 pandemic and other events […]

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Project Spotlight: Home Renovation with Sitka Construction

See how TCA helped Sitka Construction with a home renovation! As the leading electrician serving Vancouver’s North Shore, TCA has worked on many major renovation projects, lending the electrical expertise necessary to revitalize many spaces. We felt one of our recent renovation efforts would be perfect for our Project Spotlights blog series—so that’s exactly what […]

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Key Considerations When Installing a Multifamily EV Charging Station

Here’s what you should know about multifamily EV charging stations With electric vehicles growing ever more popular, EV charging station installation has become a commonly requested service for professional electricians. Early on, EV chargers were a luxury commodity, before home EV chargers became more affordable. Now, electric vehicle charging stations are in high demand for […]

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Why Matter Will Matter in 2022

Get ready for Matter, a new device that will change the smart tech landscape in 2022 Smart home technologies are made for convenience. Homeowners love being able to turn lights on and off with a voice command, lock their doors from a smartphone app, or reap passive savings from smart thermostats. Electricians design smart home […]

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Will I Need a Service Panel Upgrade for My EV Charger?

Learn more about when a service upgrade is required for your EV charger Home EV chargers are a popular green-minded upgrade that lets drivers of electric vehicles enjoy much more freedom and convenience. Installing these devices is often straightforward for a professional electrician. But whether you have a 100-amp or 200-amp panel in your home, […]