What maintenance do electric vehicle chargers need?

What Maintenance Do Electric Vehicle Chargers Need?

Maybe you’re considering installing an electric vehicle (EV) charger in your garage for personal use, adding multiple chargers to your company’s employee parking lot or investing in commercial charging stations to take advantage of the growing demand for electric vehicles. No matter your purposes, you need to consider more than the initial costs. Beyond the […]

Do Electrical Outlets Wear Out?

Have you ever plugged something into an outlet only to find the device doesn’t work? At first, you may suspect mechanical failure, but it might actually be a problem with your outlet. Though you take them for granted, electrical outlets can fail under some circumstances. You should know the signs of wear-and-tear to recognize when […]

Common Electrical Outlet Types

While you may not examine them closely, you probably have multiple electrical outlet types in your home. Understanding the different types can help you address any electrical issues which can arise. Plus, this knowledge will ensure you use the right outlet for every device. Knowing what outlets exist also helps you choose from some innovative […]

Home Appliance Care Tips

Your appliances, including your washer, dryer, dishwasher and refrigerator, are major investments — and they contribute to your quality of life. Taking proper care of these items can help them last longer, perform better and even stay safer. Tips for Appliance Care What you need to do for each appliance will vary, since each machine […]

How To Choose the Right Type of Light for Each Room

The right lighting for your home does more than protect you from stubbed toes. Choosing the best light bulbs for different rooms and the right fixtures for each area of your home can change your décor, the mood of each space, the functionality of your house and even the way you feel and function in […]

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Everything You Need to Know About AFCI Circuits

Each year, electrical fires impact homes and businesses in Raleigh and across the country. In many cases, such fires are preventable. Today, city and state regulations require arc-fault circuit interrupters (AFCIs) in new construction. Even if you have an older property, however, you can install AFCI circuit breakers to offer additional protection. What Are AFCI […]