Black BMW EV in driveway after charging at home station

Home EV Charging Station: Why It Pays to Go Green

With electric vehicles growing more popular each year, many homeowners have looked to install a home EV charging station to make the most of the electric vehicle ownership experience. This does a great deal to help the environment—but it can also mean more money in your pocket over the long haul. At TCA Electric, we’re […]

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Getting Started with Home Automation

While home automation is certainly trendy, it’s far from a fad. Almost 25 percent of households in Canada feature some form of smart technology, according to Statista, and that number is projected to continue growing for the foreseeable future. Still, if you’re looking to add home automation devices to your Vancouver home, it can be […]

Modern Vancouver home renovated by TCA electricians

Project Spotlight: Modern Home Renovation

We love our clients and our work here at TCA Electric. To show our readers what we mean, we started our Project Spotlights blog series, a space for us to share some of our favourite and most interesting projects. In this edition, we’re sharing a project our team of electricians worked on in North Vancouver: […]

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Why Upgrade an Electric Meter and Panel to 200-Amp Service?

If you’re like most homeowners, chances are you don’t think about your electrical service too often. After all, when your home is running well below your service capacity, your breaker won’t be tripping often, if ever. But as more and more appliances and devices draw on power in your house, you might begin wondering if […]

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Ask the Expert: Installing a Home FLO Charger

As electric vehicles continue to appear on roadways in Canada, home charging solutions are becoming much more popular. Meanwhile, the selection of available electric cars has greatly diversified, with manufacturers such as Nissan, Chevrolet, and Hyundai offering popular EV models that are incompatible with Tesla charging stations. Here at TCA Electric, EV charging options have […]

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In Need of a Tesla Home Charger? 

Electric vehicles are growing in popularity with each passing year. According to Electric Mobility Canada, 2019 sales of electric vehicles were up compared to Q1 of 2018, with Tesla’s Model 3 continuing to be the most popular make. Meanwhile, the CBC reported that zero-emission vehicles such as electric cars are especially popular in British Columbia. […]

Virtual Vancouver Electrician Consultations

Virtual Vancouver Electrician Consultations

At TCA Electric catering to the evolving needs of our customers has always been a core focus for our team. The critical need for flexibility in all areas of our professional and personal lives has never been more apparent than it is today. As we all work to navigate our ‘new normal’ in the era […]