Tandem Breakers: What You Need to Know

Tandem Breakers: What You Need to Know

Does your home or building need tandem breakers to meet your electrical output requirements? If so, you must first understand wherethey can be installed, if at all, or these powerful breakers will end up doing more harm than good. What Is a Tandem Breaker? Tandem breakers are extremely easy to identify. Their name says it all. If you look at a...

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Living Off the Grid: How to Make It Work

Living Off the Grid: How to Make It Work

Have you always wanted the peace of mind that comes from knowing your home isn’t dependent on any outside forces (e.g. the government)? Do you like the idea of being in complete control of how you power your home? If so, you’ll probably find that living off the grid is an extremely appealing alternative to the conventional alternative. What Is...

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GFI Outlet: What Is It and Where Do I Need to Install It?

GFI Outlet: What Is It and Where Do I Need to Install It?

Does your home have a GFCI outlet in every area it’s required? If not – or if you don’t know – take a moment to learn what GFCI outlets are, why they’re important, and where you need them. What Is a GFCI Outlet? A GFI outlet is an extremely important component. It’s often referred to as a “Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter”...

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