Electrical Risk Assessment (ERA)

It's like a MRI for your home.

We want you to know what's lurking behind your walls before it's too late!

The first step to an electrically safe home is to speak with us.

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Request a free preliminary assessment to determine if your home is right for this service.

Debunking the myth of aluminum wiring

You have aluminum wiring; you know the dangers of leaving it untreated. We have the solution to ensure its safety and in turn, your safety.

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Here’s why you need a Standby Generator

When the weather outside is frightful a standby generator can make your life delightful in the event of a power outage.

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Dorm Safety Tips – Practice Electrical Safety

As our college and university students gear up for another school year will they get the grade when it comes to electrical safety?

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Dorm Safety – Faulty wiring forces student to leave her home

In a few days, you’ll find Olivia Clarke racing through corridors, nestling in lecture halls and meeting deadlines in her new student apartment.

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Heavy Rainfall Compromises your Electrical System

It’s raining and the weatherman says it’s going to continue raining. Heavy rainfall is great for greener lawns and free car washes, but the excess water can compromise your electrical system especially in the event of a basement flood.

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What people are saying about us

Mary Kitchen

I had heard about BIRNIE HOME SAFE for the last few years on the Frank Cohn Show (9 am, every Saturday on CFRB). I realized that my 1941 house, with its knob and tube wiring, needed to be updated. I made inquiries and was approved for an inspection. Terry came to do the safety inspection. […]

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Linda Sanguigni

I just wanted to inform Birnie Electric that your technician, Shane, who came to our condo this week to fix our under cabinet lights is a very skilled and knowledgeable technician. He found the solution to fix our lights, without replacing them all. I was very impressed and he was very polite and professional. I […]

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What is an Electrical Risk Assessment? Watch to find out!

“We want to give homeowners a better understanding of how their home's electrical systems work. More important, we want to make them aware of warning signs that they may be at risk.”

Our Electrical Solutions Specialists address a variety of topics for community groups, businesses, and non-profit organizations. “We know from our Electrical Risk Assessment inspections that many homes are at risk of electrical fires,” says Tim Birnie, President, HOME SAFE.

Partnering With Area Fire Departments For Home Safety

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