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Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 1

Legrand North America

Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 1

Okay, maybe I went a little overboard saying that cable management is fun. But it can be enjoyable, using the right tools. And if you're an installer, coming up with innovative and attractive solutions for your customer can definitely be profitable.
RLM Lighting Has Come Out of the Barn

Kichler Lighting

RLM Lighting Has Come Out of the Barn

The great American architect Louis Sullivan was famous for coining the phrase “form follows function,” a maxim that defined many of his own buildings. Essentially, he meant that the shape of an object (or building) should be based on the function it’s intended to serve.
Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 2

Legrand North America

Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 2

In the previous article, we talked a bit about low-voltage cable management. And while I enjoy talking about and using those types of products, my heart remains in a more commercial and industrial setting.

For over 30 years, I've worked in that environment. And cabling and cable management has been a large part of my work background.
BURNDYWeld Exothermic Grounding
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Beam Spread Basics for Getting Industrial Lighting Where It’s Needed

Appleton Grp LLC

Beam Spread Basics for Getting Industrial Lighting Where It’s Needed

Industrial settings can pose harsh conditions for light fixtures. Temperature extremes, corrosive environments and complicated spatial arrangements can combine to create a need for hardy equipment that can be adapted to meet a broad range of lighting requirements.
Manufacturers Are Turning up the Heat on Thermostat Intelligence

Hubbell Wiring Systems

Manufacturers Are Turning up the Heat on Thermostat Intelligence

I thought programmable thermostats were a brilliant invention when I bought my first one back in 2003. That’s when I moved out of my Chicago condo, with its centrally controlled boiler, and into a single-family home. I liked the set-it-and-forget-it convenience of programing a week’s-worth of morning, evening and weekend temperature changes that just happened automatically.
Plugging Into Control and Savings With New Smart Outlets

Hubbell Wiring Systems

Plugging Into Control and Savings With New Smart Outlets

When they were first launched several years ago, smart plugs seemed like just another new toy for the tech-obsessed. But, over time, many consumers have come to appreciate the convenience they can offer. For example, combined with a mobile app, they can take the place of the complicated timers you might have used to turn lights on and off when you’ve been away.
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