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Jobsite, Farm, or Cabin in the Woods: Portable Power-to-Go is a Must

Klein Tools, Inc.

Jobsite, Farm, or Cabin in the Woods: Portable Power-to-Go is a Must

Mobility and portability is a necessity today. As an electrician, you know that. When I was an electrical troubleshooter and installer, I was often on location before the power was installed … or when it was down. That meant I needed to either pack a long extension cord, run a gas generator, or use battery-powered tools and lights.
Water Heater Timer Switches Can Help Throw Cold Water on Rising Electricity Bills

Intermatic, Inc.

Water Heater Timer Switches Can Help Throw Cold Water on Rising Electricity Bills

If I were to ask you which home appliance uses the most electricity, you might turn first to the refrigerator (after the central air conditioning unit, that is). Ten or so years ago, you might have been right, but improved energy efficiency standards have bumped refrigerators down a notch in a home’s electricity usage.
Casting Some Shade on Home Automation

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Casting Some Shade on Home Automation

If you needed more evidence that the smart-device revolution is remaking our homes, consider the growing market for residential automated window shades and blinds. These products have certainly been around for years in high-end, custom homes.
Caséta by Lutron: Smart Lighting Control Wherever You Want It
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Load Centers Designed for Easier, Cleaner Wiring Tasks

Siemens Industry, Inc.

Load Centers Designed for Easier, Cleaner Wiring Tasks

I’m kind of a neat freak. There, I said it.

When I’m doing a wiring project, I take pains to make it look good. And I know I’m not the only one.
Transformers 101: Understanding the Basics

SolaHD

Transformers 101: Understanding the Basics

Electrical contractors have a range of options when it comes to specifying transformers for industrial applications. Having choice is important for these devices because manufacturing settings can vary widely, in terms of both electrical demand and surrounding environmental conditions. But what loads, exactly, are each of the transformer types designed to serve?
Helping Health Care Adapt with Cable Tray

Legrand North America

Helping Health Care Adapt with Cable Tray

If you’ve had need to visit a doctor in the last couple years, you might have noticed their operations are becoming decidedly more digital. While electronic record keeping has been increasing over the last decade or so, the transition from paper is now accelerating.
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Floor Box Kit with Recessed Wiring Device
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