EV Charging Stations

An Expert Guide to EV Charging Stations

With many Canadians well aware of the ongoing climate crisis, going green has become an increasingly important decision for property owners. Whether it’s building and furnishing with recycled materials or setting up a smart thermostat to audit energy use, there are more ways than ever for property owners to save energy and make sustainable choices. […]

Modern home trends

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 […]

LED Strip Lighting

LED Lighting: The Simple Green Upgrade with a Big Impact

For green-minded Vancouver residents, LED lighting is one of the first and most impactful upgrades to make when it comes to reducing your carbon footprint. As any professional Vancouver electrician will tell you, LED lighting is versatile, durable, and efficient – and while they were once prohibitively expensive, LED fixtures are now more affordable than […]

Under cabinet kitchen lighting

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 […]

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Commercial Lighting Vancouver: Tips to Making Your Space Complete

For any business owner, your commercial space’s interior design is critical to creating the right atmosphere for customers and clients. Many factors go into creating this atmosphere, but the commercial lighting elements you use in your Vancouver business are among the most critical. Different businesses require different kinds of lighting, from warm, subdued lights in […]

Green Upgrades from Vancouver Electricians

Vancouver’s Climate Emergency: Electricians Help Property Owners Reduce Carbon Footprint

Vancouver has made international headlines recently as the global warming dilemma threatens to cause irrevocable damage to the local climate. In fact, recent findings from utilities research and innovation for Metro Vancouver, has led researchers to predict that Vancouver’s infamously beautiful and dynamic climate could instead be reminiscent of that of San Diego by the 2050s. […]

Celebrating 10 Years as Your Trusted Vancouver Electricians

Celebrating 10 Years as Your Trusted Vancouver Electricians

It seems like a short time ago that we first opened our doors here at TCA Electric, but 2019 marks the 10-year anniversary of TCA’s founding! The past decade has been a whirlwind for us, and we’re proud of how far we’ve come as leading Vancouver electricians. We’ve worked on thousands of homes and businesses […]

5 Questions to Ask When Searching for 'Electrical Repairs Near Me'

5 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Local Electrician for Electrical Repairs

When you have an electrical problem and start searching for ‘electrical repairs near me,’ chances are you’ll find quite a few electricians. The great news is that you have several capable electricians in the area—but now comes the daunting task of narrowing that list to the perfect local electrician for the job. How do you […]