8 Common Electrical Questions and Answers

Learning all you can about how electricity works and what causes issues with your system can give you a massive edge when it comes to identifying problems early and getting the necessary repairs and upgrades. As professional electricians, we get a lot of questions from clients about their home or...

5 Reasons to Hire an Electrician When Rewiring Your Home

Whether you are moving into an older home or simply looking to refurbish your current home, electrical rewiring is a critical piece of any residential remodel. Whether you are only remodeling one room or a whole house, there are bound to be sockets that need to be moved, appliances that...

Installation of Tesla Charging Stations

  As a homeowner, the purchase of a new Tesla is an exciting time. One potential challenge when purchasing a Tesla is able to charge it. If you cannot charge your Tesla at your own home, it can be challenging to get around and enjoy your new purchase. As a...

Reasons to invest in security and surveillance systems

Security is one of the number one concerns of any business owner. Whether you are a large corporate business or a small family-owned company, the security and protection of your business are essential. Tapps Electric understands your concerns as a business owner and is prepared to help you take your...

5 Reasons Your Lights Are Flickering

There’s nothing more frustrating than flickering lights in your home or place of business. Flickering lights are distracting, annoying, and can be alarming if you’re unsure of the cause. While a light that only flickers occasionally likely isn’t anything serious, a frequently flickering light or lights could indicate a real...

Top 5 Causes for Electrical Fires and How to Prevent Them

Electrical fires are responsible for around 500 deaths in the United States every year and $1.3 billion in property damage. The best thing you can do to avoid being part of this tragic statistic is to educate yourself on causes and prevention of electrical fires. Below are the top 5...

Tips for installing outside lighting for security and landscape illumination

Your home is your oasis, and it is important to ensure that you have adequate lighting around the outside of it for improved security and enhanced beauty. While there are a variety of reputable landscape architects in Pierce County that could help design the space, working with an experienced Tacoma...