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4 Massive Electrical Fires and The Lessons They Teach

Each year, more than 1,100 people are injured and 310 people killed by home electrical fires. These fires result from both large electrical system...

2500 Watt Power Inverter – Knowledge Is Power

Sometimes, you just don't have the power that you need. You could be surrounded by power sources, but it won't matter unless they're in...

13 Ways to Stop Country Mailbox Bashers

Tired of replacing your country mailboxes? Country mailboxes are prime targets for teens' Saturday night batting practice. You can't actually see your mailbox from...

5 Essential Elements You Need to Know Prior to Hiring an...

There are no guarantees regarding electrical appliances. Some have a very good longevity while some might stop functioning within few days of purchase. But...

2 Safety Hazards of Electrical Outlets That Are Not Grounded

Now, to understand what an open ground, or an electrical connection that isn't grounded. This is a situation where a three pronged outlet has...

10 Ways for the Telecommuter to Keep Safe

If you are one of the many Americans who are fortunate enough to work from home-either due to being self-employed or because you work...

23 Residential Security Things That You Do Not Think About –...

The most serious problem to home security and safety is the 'it only happens to other people' attitude. It could never happen to you?...

14 AWG Bare Copper Ground Wire – Uninsulated Solid Strand

A ground wire is typically a bare copper strand without insulation that will ground the application being powered. Romex® cable is common in households...

250 Watt HPS – HPS Lamps Are Popular

Why are HPS lamps becoming so popular? HPS, or high pressure sodium lamps, are becoming more popular as people want efficient forms of lighting....

10 Myths of Home Security

Many homeowners feel that a security system is too much of a hassle and cost for them in this hard economic slump of modern...