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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, […]

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Key Considerations When Planning for a Vancouver Home Renovation

Now is a great time to renovate! As the holidays approach and 2021 winds to a close, many Vancouver homeowners are considering a home renovation to revitalize their living space. And now is certainly a great time to complete a renovation project! A renovation can bring your home into the future and help make your […]

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5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel

Do you know when to upgrade your electrical panel? Your home’s electrical panel is critical. This device takes the power supplied to your property and distributes it throughout your home, powering your electrical systems and keeping every electrical device operating safely. Because this device is so crucial, it’s important to know when to replace or […]

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Key Considerations When Upgrading Electrical Service

Thinking of upgrading your electrical service? Here’s what you should know! When most people think about electrical upgrades, they imagine smart home technologies, EV charging stations, and home theaters. However, none of these upgrades are possible if your home doesn’t have the power to support them! In many ways, that makes upgrading your electrical service […]

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Lutron Lighting Systems: The Ideal Smart Lighting Solution

Looking to upgrade your home’s lighting? Consider Lutron’s lighting systems! Many Vancouverites looking to upgrade their homes have turned to smart lighting solutions as an effective way to take control of their home’s aesthetic. There are many smart lighting options available, but here at TCA Electric, we’ve found our customers turn to Lutron lighting systems […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Multifamily EV Charging Stations

Learn more about EV charging stations for multifamily residences! Many homeowners and business owners have already begun seeing the benefits of electric vehicle charging stations, after installing them for their family members and employees. EV charging is not just an option for commercial buildings and single-family homes, however. Multifamily EV charging stations make an excellent […]

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Going Green: Rebates for BC Home EV Charging Stations

Find out more about the BC Hydro EV charger rebate program! Electric vehicle ownership has continued to climb year over year, and nowhere is this more true than in British Columbia. BC surpassed 30,000 EVs on the road in 2019, and we’ve continued to see exponential growth in EV ownership since then. One of the […]

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Your Options for Installing a Tesla Car Charger

Learn more about the process of installing a Tesla car charger! These days, Tesla is practically synonymous with electric vehicles, as one of the first EV companies that most people think of. However, to truly get the most out of these vehicles, a Tesla car charger is typically recommended. A home EV charging station will […]