Tips and Advice

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Maryland Incentives Explained For Lighting Retrofits and Remodels

Walter Electric is a BGE Smart Energy Savers preferred provider and is ready to help you navigate the incentives/application process and design the energy efficient lighting plan that is right for your property and budget.

Best Practices For Healthy Home Electrical

Inspecting your home’s electrical, wiring, receptacles, smoke and CO2 detectors and more can determine if your home's electrical is safe and healthy.

Back to School Time: A Pop Quiz for Your Home’s Electrical Safety

How safe is your home's electrical wiring? Check out our electrical pop quiz to find out if your home gets a passing grade.

Fall Electrical Checklist for Property Managers

Fall is a great time to address some updates or plan overdue enhancements to your property. Here are Walter Electric's recommended fall electrical projects to consider.

Simple Electrical Safety Tips For The College Student

Whether it be a dorm room or off-campus housing, using electrical devices and electricity properly is an important life lesson.

Top Summertime Electrical Projects to Cool Your Home

As summer is coming to a close, there is still time to complete those energy-saving house projects you’ve been considering!

Walter Electric Ranks Among Baltimore’s Largest Women-Owned Businesses

Donna Boesl started Walter Electric inspired by her Grandfather Walter, who was an electrician even before all homes had electricity.

Electrical Vehicle Charging Station Rebate Program Throughout Maryland

Did you know effective now, as of July 2017, the state of Maryland is offering incentives to install EV Charging station(s) at your property?

Shining The Light On LED Savings

With roughly 30% of your property costs going to energy consumption, and 55% of that cost is lighting, the time is now to know if you are lighting it up right, or being left in the dark.

Relax, Stay Cool, and Save This Summer

Although half of your summer energy consumption is being used by your AC, there are several other ways you can save on your electric bill.

5 Strategies To Beat The Heat

As we are about the experience extreme temperatures around Maryland, here are 5 ways you can stay comfortable and safe in your home.

4 Tips for Electrical Safety In and Around Your Pool

Water and electricity can be a dangerous combination. As we begin backyard pool season here in Maryland, be sure to check out Walter Electric's tips for a safe pool area.

Popular Summertime Electrical Projects for Better Outdoor Living

From entertaining friends to cooking outdoors, the right outdoor living space has special electrical requirements.

Give Dad The Gift Of Taking Some Home Electrical Projects Off His Plate

Didn't shop yet for Father's Day? No problem. Give Dad the gift of relaxation and take some home electrical projects off his plate.

The Spin On Fans In The Home

Fans are an important part of every home when it comes to air quality, comfort and energy efficiency. Ceiling, Bathroom, Attic, and Kitchen Exhaust fans -- all keep the air moving and serve important home purposes.