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When to replace my home generator?

When to replace my home generator?

Home generators are key factors in making sure your home's power is running uninterrupted in the case of any event. It is inevitable that you will have to eventually ask yourself “should I replace my home generator”. They do help make sure you are still working when...

Will dimmer switches use less electricity than a typical light switch?

Will dimmer switches use less electricity than a typical light switch?

Dimmer switches allow you to control the amount of light produced from a lightbulb without the use of wires. They provide mood lighting, but also different lighting to create other atmospheres without moving around furniture or redecorating. Using a dimmer switch is a...

Top 5 Home Generator Myths

Top 5 Home Generator Myths

  Home generator myths are one of the top reasons stopping an individual from potentially investing in one. We have often heard these misconceptions of home generators through concerns and questions from clients. It’s true that you can’t believe everything you...

What are the hot tub electrical requirements for your home?

What are the hot tub electrical requirements for your home?

When considering the purchase of a hot tub or setting one up, you should know the hot tub electrical requirements. There are two major types of hot tub electrical connections. It is crucial to pick the hot tub with the right electrical connection for your home. Not...

Best Charging Station Brands For Electric Vehicles

Best Charging Station Brands For Electric Vehicles

If you are installing an Electric Vehicle charging station at your workplace or home, you have a decision to make. EV charging station brands are not all the same and they are becoming more competitive each year. Before deciding which is right for you, you should know...

5 Good Insulators For Electricity & Their Uses

5 Good Insulators For Electricity & Their Uses

What Are Good Insulators? Insulators are used to limit the transfer of heat or electricity. They have high resistance to the flow of electrons, which makes these ideal materials to protect against the effects of heat and electricity. We’ve listed some good insulators...

Electrical Fires: How They Start, Warning Signs, & Prevention

Electrical Fires: How They Start, Warning Signs, & Prevention

Electricity is a necessity within modern homes for the appliances we use on a daily basis. As we all learn every time the power goes out, it can be incredibly hard to be productive without the power in your home. Not only is it dark, but there goes your plans of...

What Are the Most Common Circuit Breaker Sizes & Uses?

What Are the Most Common Circuit Breaker Sizes & Uses?

What exactly does a circuit breaker do, and why does a circuit breaker sizes matter? A circuit breaker is a switch that monitors the electrical current in a circuit, and automatically stops an electrical current in the case of a circuit shortage or overload. Continue...

Conductor vs. Insulator: What are they and how do they work?

Conductor vs. Insulator: What are they and how do they work?

Conductors and insulators are both important when it comes to practical household electrical work. All materials are different in the way they allow electrons to move through them. Electrical conductivity relies on electron movement, as protons and neutrons are not...

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