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September 2022

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    Your Guide to THHN Wire: Material, Specification, & Various AWGs Uses

Your Guide to THHN Wire: Material, Specification, & Various AWGs Uses

What is THHN Wire?
THNN (Thermoplastic High-heat Resistant, nylon-coated) wire is also known as the building wire. They come in either stranded or solid conductors and can be manufactured with either copper or aluminum. THNN wire is covered in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) insulation with a nylon jacket.

THHN wire is designed with particular insulation material, condition, […]

August 2022

Light Bulb Types

Lighting is one of the most important essentials in home decor. It plays an essential role as it helps define a room’s mood and ambience. The choice of light bulb plays an important part in selecting the perfect lighting for your room. Hundreds of light bulbs like CFL, halogen, and LED are available today. […]

July 2022

Everything you need to know about Romex Wire

Romex wire has been in use for decades. It’s a widely used cable and is one of the most commonly used wires in home construction and businesses. However, there are some things most people don’t know about Romex: what types are there, what temperatures they are rated for, and more information on how they […]

May 2022

What Is An Electric Fuse And How Does It Work?

Electric fuses have protected homes from excessive current flows and system temperature increases. They are still found in older homes and are often code compliant. Read on to find more about everything you need to know about electric fuses.
What is an Electrical Fuse?
Electric fuses eliminate potential dangers like excessive temperatures and power surges to […]

April 2022

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    Circuit Breaker Finder: How to Use & What to Consider When Buying One?

Circuit Breaker Finder: How to Use & What to Consider When Buying One?

How important is the tool circuit breaker finder in your arsenal?
It depends upon whether you are an electrical professional or a DIY enthusiast. Professionals primarily use a breaker finder to find a particular circuit breaker.

For the uninitiated, a circuit breaker is a safety device that protects your home and electronic equipment from electrical hazards […]

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    Bad Breaker: All You Need to Know Including Symptoms, Testing, & FAQs

Bad Breaker: All You Need to Know Including Symptoms, Testing, & FAQs

Does your circuit breaker keep tripping?

There can be multiple reasons for the circuit breaker to fall, for example, circuit overload, power surge, short circuit, or any other electrical emergency. It’s good that your circuit breaker is tripping. That means it is successfully protecting your appliances from a damaging electric fault or hazard.

However, if your […]

January 2022

Circuit Breaker Vs Fuse: All You Need To Know?

Fuse and circuit breaker are two sides of the same coin. Their function is to control the flow of electricity for the safety of people and electric equipment. However, they have different ways to perform their function.

When electricity is overflown, the fuse melts down because of overheating. A circuit breaker gets switched off or […]

December 2021

How to Change a Fuse in a Fuse Box in 6 Steps

Most modern houses are equipped with the latest fuse boxes or circuit breakers that can be repaired easily. However, some homes still have a traditional fuse box that needs to be changed if it blows. How do you do that? We’ll see that in this article, but let’s answer an important question first.
Why Do […]

November 2021

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    How to Fish Wire Through a Wall – Here’s What You Need to Know

How to Fish Wire Through a Wall – Here’s What You Need to Know

Do you have to fish a wire through a wall? Well, we know that it can be tricky, but here’s the good news – you can definitely do it yourself!
You just need to have the right tools and knowledge of what needs to be done. Don’t forget to add in some patience and time […]

How To Connect A Generator To House Without Transfer Switch

If you live in an area with frequent electricity loss, it’s probably a good idea to have a generator at home. You can rely on a generator as backup electricity and not get too stressed when the power goes out.

You may be aware of a generator with a transfer switch, which is a […]