Holiday lighting in Stanley Park, Vancouver

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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Outdoor Electrical Upgrades to Consider this Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get some fresh air and enjoy your home’s outdoor spaces. With warmer weather well underway, many Vancouverites will be looking to spend as much time outside as possible. But how can you make your home’s exterior even more enjoyable? Our team of Vancouver electricians at TCA Electric has a […]

Cars at public EV charging stations like those in Vancouver

The Dos and Don’ts of Vancouver’s Public EV Charging Stations

Public EV charging stations in Vancouver and throughout BC help electric vehicle owners reliably charge their cars even when they’re away from home. Things aren’t always as simple as “plug and go,” however. A BC Hydro survey from October of last year found that nearly a quarter of EV owners surveyed had gotten in arguments […]

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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: […]

An electrical panel that may be in need of an upgrade

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 […]

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 […]

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Comparing Electricians: 5 Tips for Selecting the Right Pro for Your Job

If you have an electrical project you’re planning, or if you’ve suddenly found yourself in need of electrical repairs, finding the right electrician for the job can be tricky. Getting online and searching for an “electrician near me” is always a start, but with so many options out there, you’ll likely wind up with more […]