Plugs Not Working? Check Your GFCI Outlet

What is a GFCI outlet? A GFCI (ground fault circuit interrupter) outlet is an electrical device that is designed to shut off power when it detects current flow through an unintended path such as a person or water.  They are used to reduce the risk of electrical shock...

How To Upgrade Recessed Lighting To LED

Raise your hand if you were angry when our California Legislature enacted the law that phased out the sale of incandescent light bulbs last year…my hand is up. I love the warm glow of the traditional light bulb that I grew up with and hated the thought that I...

Is it time to replace your old electrical panel?

The Most Common Old Electrical Panels Fehn Electric specializes in troubleshooting and repairing old residential electrical systems throughout Salinas and Monterey County and we have seen numerous electrical panels fail due to old age.  Electrical panel failure can...

Residential Remodeling Mistakes

Fehn Electric has had the opportunity to work on numerous residential remodels in Salinas and throughout Monterey County.  And on a great majority of them we see the same remodeling mistakes being consciously made over and over again.  These mistakes are not replacing...