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Choosing a Residential Solar Panel for your Customers: A Checklist

While choosing a residential solar panel system for a customer has become easier, there are still many factors to consider when making the decision. There’s good reason to become knowledgeable about solar. With energy prices rising and consumers facing higher utility bills each month, solar panels are becoming a more reasonable choice for many households. Solar panels produce greener energy and can reduce dependency on the power supplied by the electrical grid. As a result, more and more customers are becoming interested in the possibilities of solar. How Does a Solar System Work? When choosing the right product for a

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Power Tools to Improve Your Services

If you work in the electrical field, there are a number of power tools you will need to perform your services. It’s a good idea to invest in high-grade tools so you can do quality work more efficiently, resulting in savings that you can pass on to your customer. USESI has a variety of power tools that can help you deliver great results, no matter what services you are looking to provide. Hand Power Tools Handheld tools are operated without power or electricity. Here are some essential handheld tools that every electrician should have in their toolbox. Pliers: Pliers are

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Electrical Wiring Colors and What They Mean

Anyone who has looked inside an electrical box should know that various wires have a different electrical wiring color. These colors indicate what each wire is used for and, if you are doing any type of electrical work, you should be familiar with what they mean. Using the wrong color wire can result in a dangerous situation. Read on to find out what you need to know about different electrical wiring color. Different Electrical Wiring Colors Black Wire: It is  ideal for hot wires and switch legs, not as a neutral or ground connection. It also feeds a switch or

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New Electricity Innovation is to Change the Way We Receive Electricity

Do you know the traveling speed of electricity? It’s about 186,000 miles per second! For this reason, it has to be used almost at the same it is generated unless you can store it somewhere. It seems that only batteries can solve this challenge of matching production and the demand for supply. And, you will need big-size batteries for storing electricity produced at power grids and plants. Fortunately, we are not far away from a solution! New electricity innovation can extend the shelf life of electrical power and change the way we receive electricity. Many electronics run on batteries these

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Types of Welding Rods

Welding rods are used in the welding process to add filler metal to the area being welded. It can also be used as an electrode in some arc welding methods. Read on to find out more about the different types of welding rods and their function in the welding process. What is a Welding Rod? Welding rods are usually made of the same materials base metals are made of. They are held together by an electrode holder that is used to insulate the welder from the electrical current that is present during the welding process. In many arc welding processes,

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What are Recessed Outlets?

Recessed outlets differ from other electrical outlets in that they have a faceplate that is set deeper into the wall. This helps save space, preventing plugs and connectors from protruding above the surface of the wall. It is a safer and aesthetically pleasing alternative to regular outlets. This article will take a look at some advantages and uses of recessed outlets. Advantages to Recessed Outlets: Space Savers: Recessed outlet provides added space, which allows the plug to sit in the outlet, flush with the wall. This means you can cover the outlet with a desk or other piece of furniture.

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How To Choose Electrical Supplies

If you work in the electrical field or are an at home do-it yourselfer, buying electrical supplies can be a big part of your life. There are many things to consider when you are buying electrical supplies, including cost, quality and efficiency. Here are some things to think about the next time you are buying electrical supplies for your next work or at-home project. Types of Electrical Supplies There are various types of electrical supplies. These can include electrical appliances, the components used in electrical appliances and the tools needed to create and repair anything that uses electricity. They can

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Electric Shock Treatments That Everyone Should Know

It’s very important for your customers to know how to treat electric shocks. Electrical hazards cause nearly 4,000 injuries and more than 300 deaths in the U.S. workplace each year. Because electric shocks are so common, familiarity with appropriate treatment is vital. You know this information, but by reviewing it with your customers, you certify your authority, the quality of your work, and emphasize the importance of taking care around electricity. Following are some of the key talking points you can cover with your customers. Sources of Shock Low voltage electricity – 500 watts or less – typically won’t cause

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Common Electrical Wiring Questions

Whether you are a skilled electrician or an at home do it yourselfer, it is not unusual for you to have some common electrical wiring questions. These may come up in reference to a rewiring job you are doing or you may wonder if wiring is to blame if there are issues with the electrical equipment in your home. Whatever the case may be, here are some common electrical wiring questions and answers. Common Electrical Wiring Questions:    What do I need to know about appliance wiring? This is a common electrical wiring question since homeowners often encounter an issue

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