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Anstandig Electric iPhone App!

iPhone AppNever be left short of light with out Anstandig Electric iPhone 'Flashlight' App! Plus if you need emergency electrical service, the app can connect you directly to our call center!


1. Using the Safari browser on your iPhone, go to

2. When the page loads, tap the "+" link at the bottom of the page

3. Tap "Add to home screen" on the pop-up window

After that, an Anstandig app icon will show up on your iPhone along with your other apps. Tap the icon and the full screen version of the emergency flashlight page pops up. If you tap the "Emergency Service" button, it connects you directly to us.

Popular Electrical DIY Book in Safety Recall

Home Improvement Books Recalled by Oxmoor House Due to Faulty Wiring Instructions; Shock or Fire Hazard to Consumers


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, has announced a voluntary recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

If you are concerned about your home's electrical safety in relation to the recall, contact Anstandig Electric for a full inspection.

Name of Product: Home Improvement Books

Units: About 951,000

Publisher: Oxmoor House, Inc., of Birmingham, Ala.

Hazard: The books contain errors in the technical diagrams and wiring instructions that could lead consumers to incorrectly install or repair electrical wiring, posing an electrical shock or fire hazard to consumers.

Description: The recall involves nine home improvement books, as listed below:



TitleISBNPublication Date
AmeriSpec Home Repair Handbook 978-0-376-00180-1 January 2006
Lowe’s Complete Home Improvement and Repair 978-0-376-00922-7
September 2005
December 1999
Lowe’s Complete Home Wiring 978-0-376-00928-9 May 2008
Sunset Basic Home Repairs 978-0-376-01581-5
February 1995
January 1975
Sunset Complete Home Wiring 978-0-376-01594-5 December 1999
Sunset Complete Patio Book 978-0-376-01411-5
January 2006
January 1998
April 1990
Sunset Home Repair Handbook 978-0-376-01258-6
October 1998
February 1985
Sunset Water Gardens 978-0-376-03849-4 January 2004
Sunset You Can Build - Wiring 978-0-376-01596-9 January 2009


Sold at: Home improvement stores and bookstores nationwide from January 1975 through December 2009 for between $13 and $35.