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January 2017

7 Things About Buying Electrical Surplus at Auctions

Buying different electrical connectors and wires required for constructing a building is one of the biggest headaches for a contractor as well as a home or business owner. The prices for electrical goods have increased in the recent years. This is one of the reasons for real estate costs touching the sky.

While the rising […]

8 Advantages of Buying from Electrical Liquidators

Electrical liquidators are those who deal in the liquidation of different types of electrical goods. Being experts in this field, they are able to advise contractors and homeowners with respect to the purchase and resale of electrical equipment.

Despite their popularity, there are still very few electrical liquidators in the market. Moreover, people are wary […]

December 2016

6 Things to Keep in Mind to Become an Electrical Distributor

The most common definition of a distributor is a mediator or a supplier between a manufacturer and a retailer. Though this doesn’t sound as complicated or complex, the job of a distributor does not involve only supplying and can include consultation as well.

There are different types of distributors functioning in the market and one […]

3 Reasons Why your Circuit Breaker is Constantly Tripping

An electrical circuit breaker is a switching device that can be operated automatically or manually for controlling and protecting the electrical power system, and the electrical devices connected to it. The circuit breaker trips when too much electricity flows through it or when it cannot handle the excess current load. This means that the […]

November 2016

Updating Your Electrical System – How, When and Why

When was the last time you checked up on the condition of your electrical system? If it has been a while, then now is the right time to inspect it. Don’t just assume that different elements of your electrical system such as the electric cables and explosion proof enclosures are working fine as they […]

Importance of Teaching Electrical Safety to your Kids

Electricity is an important part of every household. At the same time, it is a very dangerous commodity to handle. You must observe safety every time you handle an electric device, electric cable or anything related to electricity. It is extremely important that you impart the same knowledge to your kids so that they […]

Common Electrical Mistakes and How to Avoid Them (Infographic)

Damaged wiring, DIY repairs and faulty installations are all common electrical mistakes which if not corrected in time can be hazardous and lead to short circuits, injury and electrical fires. If you encounter any of these 7 mistakes in your house, fix them immediately as they pose a serious risk to life and property.

For […]

October 2016

Why Should You to Ground Your Electrical System Without Fail

Do you have lots of electrical devices at home? Are they protected against damage? We are not talking about physical damage that is caused by dropping or breaking them accidentally but rather of electrical damage. When there are instances of electrical overload, power surges or even extreme weather conditions such as lightening, etc., your […]

Understanding NEMA Ratings For Electrical Enclosures

NEMA or the National Electrical Manufacturers Association has developed rating standards for electrical enclosures to ensure safety, compatibility and proper function of electrical products. These ratings provide the standards that help in defining the types of environments in which various electrical enclosures can be used. NEMA ratings frequently indicate a fixed enclosure’s ability to […]

Top 10 Electrical Safety Tips to Follow This Winter (Infographic)

The use of electricity undeniably increases during winter and this makes it inevitable to remain extra vigilant when it comes to electrical safety. As winter approaches several power issues crop up due to strong winds, snowfall and heavy rains. Accidents involving electricity can prove to be extremely fatal and also have financial repercussions. Fortunately […]