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When to Consider an Electrical Panel Replacement

There are several warning signs and situations where an electrical panel replacement makes sense. When it comes to home improvements, an electrical panel replacement may be the last thing you think about. But the truth is that your electrical panel is an ideal place to start when upgrading your home! Your electrical panel provides a […]

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Team Spotlight: Warren, Residential Project Manager

In today’s Team Spotlight, meet Warren, Residential Project Manager at TCA Electric! Our dedicated team of professionals has made TCA Electric the leading commercial and residential electrician in Vancouver. As a thanks for their invaluable contributions to the success of our company, we’ve started the Team Spotlights blog series to highlight the people that make […]

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Heat Things Up This Winter With the Hot Tub You’ve Always Wanted

As the darkness and chill of winter approaches, it’s a good idea to come up with some strategies for staying warm and relaxing at home. And while cozying up under a few blankets can sometimes do the trick, there’s really nothing like the bliss of lowering yourself into the warmth of a hot tub and […]

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5 Warning Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel

Your home’s electrical panel is its first line of defense against electrical problems such as surges, shocks, and fires. But how do you know if it’s up to the task of protecting your home? Here at TCA Electric, an electrical panel upgrade is one of the most common and important residential electrical services we offer […]

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Add More than Extra Power to Your Home with a 200 Amp Panel Upgrade

At TCA Electric, service upgrades are one of our most commonly offered residential electrical services. That’s in part because many Vancouver homes still have an older 100-amp electrical panel installed. These panels were perfectly acceptable for when the homes were originally constructed. However, these smaller panels are largely outdated by today’s standards, and a 200-amp […]

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Complete Your Remodel in Time for the Holidays

For many, the pandemic has been a time to reflect on the way we live our lives. Maybe you’ve enjoyed the flexibility of remote work and would like to continue even as life returns to normal. Or maybe you’re welcoming the extra time spent at home near family, friends, and beloved pets. But this can […]

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Residential Electrical Services in a Pandemic: How We’re Keeping You Safe

The year 2020 has been challenging for everyone amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Between shutdowns, school closures, and travel restrictions, we’ve all adapted to changes to keep ourselves, our families, and others around us safe. It’s been no different for professional electricians throughout Canada. At TCA Electric, our team has been committed to providing high-quality electrical […]

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FLO vs. ChargePoint: Which Is the Right EV Charger for You?

If you’re a Tesla owner, your charging decision is pretty easy: Tesla has its own line of home chargers and an exclusive charging network for their owners to use. For all other electric vehicle owners, however, there are many options available for home charging. FLO and ChargePoint, the two biggest players in terms of North […]