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Circuit Savvy: Practical Tips for Decoding Electrical Blueprints

IndustrySmarts, Inc

Circuit Savvy: Practical Tips for Decoding Electrical Blueprints

Blueprints and wiring schematics are both critical documents in the electrical industry, but they serve different purposes and present information in distinct ways. In this article, we’re confining our discussion to electrical blueprints.
Lighting Up Right: Nailing the Essentials for a Safe Install

Appleton Grp LLC

Lighting Up Right: Nailing the Essentials for a Safe Install

Installing and maintaining lighting in commercial and industrial settings was my job for the better part of 36 years. While I worked solo for much of that time, I often worked with other team members. And sometimes, my “joy and delight” was following up on installations and repairs done by others.
Training Simulators – Their Scenarios May Be Virtual, But the Learning Is Real

Eaton

Training Simulators – Their Scenarios May Be Virtual, But the Learning Is Real

There’s probably no substitute for on-the-job training, regardless of your profession. Spending time solving problems in real-world settings with regular feedback from more experienced supervisors and team members is one of the best ways to learn – and you’ll likely remember what you’ve learned this way longer.
Lumaris Tunable White Tape Light
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Cutting the Powerplant Cord, or At Least Loosening Its Grip

Littelfuse, Inc.

Cutting the Powerplant Cord, or At Least Loosening Its Grip

The decision to implement a photovoltaic system involves careful consideration of economic factors. While the initial costs can be substantial, solar power offers the potential for long-term savings, energy independence, and protection against rising electricity prices. This article explores the key financial aspects of going solar.
Increase Profit Margins Using Labor-saving Cable and Data Wiring

Molex Incorporated

Increase Profit Margins Using Labor-saving Cable and Data Wiring

Every electrical contractor I know is in the business to make a profit. One of the only ways to increase your profits over time is to take on more and larger electrical projects. The more work, the more money… most of the time.

But, taking on more projects usually means adding staff. Your crew needs to be bigger to handle the load.
How Communicating Thermostats are Revolutionizing Comfort and Efficiency

Johnson Controls Inc.

How Communicating Thermostats are Revolutionizing Comfort and Efficiency

Smart, communicating thermostats are transforming HVAC control, offering energy efficiency and comfort. However, their digital communication protocols can pose compatibility challenges for electrical contractors during installation.
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