Posts in the Electrical Category

Choosing The Right Size Ceiling Fan For Your Home

Ceiling Fan Installation In Dallas For Homeowners A ceiling fan is a pleasure when the weather starts warming up. It stirs the air and creates a delightful breeze. The fact that a fan is much less expensive to run than your home air conditioning doesn’t hurt, either.These inexpensive, energy-efficient cooling devices are good-looking and may be installed […]

How Surge Arrester Works

Surge Arrester For Dallas Homeowners Not all surge arresters protect systems from lightning. While lightning current arresters (Class 1) are used to protect against direct lightning surge currents, surge arresters (Class 2) protect equipment from induced surges in electrical wiring. Surge arresters and lightning current arresters from DEHN offer reliable protection against these hazards.

GFCI Outlet Installation Dallas

GFCI Outlet Installation For Dallas Homeowners GFCI stands for “ground fault circuit interrupter.” They differ slightly from regular outlets in appearance: whereas a non-GFCI outlet just has two sockets, GFCIs have two buttons between the actual 3-prong plugs. One of these buttons will probably be marked “RESET,” and they are generally colored red and black. […]

Advantage & Disadvantage Of LED Lights

LED Lighting For Dallas Homeowners LED (Light Emitting Diodes) are the latest and most exciting technological advancement in the lighting industry. LEDs are small, solid light bulbs which are extremely energy efficient and long lasting. LEDs operate differently than traditional incandescent light bulbs. This makes LEDs far more rugged and durable than traditional incandescent light bulbs.

Maintenance Of Smoke Alarms

Smoke Alarms Maintenance For Dallas Homeowners Every year people die because their smoke detectors didn’t go off during a fire. That’s usually because the batteries were dead (or had been removed to stop false alarms) or the detector was past its useful life or was located where occupants couldn’t hear the alarm.

Electrical Control Panel: Repair or Replace?

Electrical Control Panel In Dallas Electrical control panels, working in busy industrial applications, serve as the nerve center for many businesses. They are a critical piece of equipment that can bring up some expensive downtime if they are not monitored, maintained and cooled properly.

Outdoor Lighting Design Increases Beauty and Usability

Outdoor Lightning In  Dallas Grilling season has finally arrived! You can step outside and smell the barbecues being fired up across the street. This means that you will likely be spending more time outdoors, as well, especially during the evening when it is cooler outside. If you have a landscape lighting system installed, it is the […]

Why Do We Need An Electrical Inspection?

Electrical  Inspection In  Dallas The electrical system in your home is largely hidden behind the walls, so it’s often ignored until something goes wrong. At the very least, an electricity outage is extraordinarily inconvenient, especially in Phoenix where air conditioning in the summer is a necessity. A routine electrical inspection conducted by a qualified electrician […]

How Surge Protectors Work

Surge Protectors For Dallas Homeowners Many homeowners believe that adequate surge protection begins and ends with plugging their computer into a power strip. Unfortunately, that’s seldom the case. First of all, not all surge protectors live up to their name; some are little more than glorified extension cords. Second, a surge will follow any wire […]

Standby Generator Maintenance Dallas

Standby Generators For Dallas Homeowners Standby generators made for household use can provide temporary power to a small number of selected appliances or lights. For example, light bulb wattage indicates the power needed for lighting. Appliance and equipment labels indicate their power requirements. If you can’t determine the amount of power you will need, ask […]

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