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Electrical Safety Tips For The Holidays

At Walter Electric we want your holidays to be merry, bright and safe! Follow these important six tips to keep your home safe all season.

10 Ways To Stay Calm, Merry And Bright This Holiday

Whether you're decorating the tree in the living room, baking cookies in the kitchen, or running extension cords outside for Christmas lights, here are Walter Electric's tips to keep your cool this holiday season.

Electrical Gifts To Make The Season Merry And Bright

Even Santa needs a little help this year to spark his imagination when it comes to gift ideas.

Our 5 Top Ways To Keep Holiday Lighting Festive And Bright

The holidays are right around the corner and there is nothing better to add color to the blank palette of the winter landscape than holiday lighting.

Timely Tips For Taking Down Your Holiday Decor

A project we all dread, but needs to be done. Look at it as an opportunity to organize for the next holiday season. Be proactive, and follow these 6 guidelines to ensure your safety.

VIDEO: Donna Kolb Boesl – Balancing Competency with Dedication and Passion

In an interview with the award-winning author and business training expert, Martin O'Neil, Walter Electric CEO Donna Kolb talks about the qualities she looks for in employees of the growing electrical service contractor. 

Top 5 Reasons Now Is The Time For Property Managers to Call Walter Electric for an Energy Efficient Lighting Plan

If you do not currently have energy efficient lighting in and around your property, the time has never been better to plan for a retrofit.

Be More Handy At The Holidays

As we head into the preparation phase of our celebrations, we are looking for convenient ways to maximize our time so we can relax and enjoy!

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.