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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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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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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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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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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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5 Easy Home Automation Upgrades to Simplify Your Life

Home automation is here to stay, and many Canadian homeowners are looking to bring their homes into the future with the latest smart technologies. Getting started with home automation doesn’t have to be complicated, either. Some of the most popular and useful devices are easy to install and start using right away! At TCA Electric, […]

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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 […]

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2020 Home Automation Trends to Watch

No longer buzzwords, AI and smart home technology gained a great deal of traction in 2019. Earlier this year, our team at TCA Electric noticed several emergent home automation trends like smart home security, smart lighting, and smart TVs. For many folks in Vancouver, home automation was a major focus when it came to upgrading […]

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Reduce Energy Waste with the BC Hydro Home Energy Monitor

As with the rest of the world, Vancouver faces an acute climate emergency, with drastic shifts in the region’s climate predicted within the coming decades. Still, while the situation may look bleak, many businesses are striving to help customers go green. In particular, TCA Electric and other Vancouver electricians offer numerous ways for residents to […]

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Electrical Upgrades to Improve Your Property Value

As real estate markets heat up with more millennials looking to buy, now might seem like a good time to sell your home. But not every market is experiencing the same increase in list prices. For cooler markets like Vancouver, making the right improvements can do a lot to make your home appeal to potential […]