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One Way to Handle a Worker Shortage: Get Manufacturers To Do Your Work For You

nVent CADDY

One Way to Handle a Worker Shortage: Get Manufacturers To Do Your Work For You

It’s not a secret that the construction industry is facing a significant labor shortage. Even with wages on the rise, contractors are challenged to find qualified workers. In February, Associated Builders and Contractors reported the industry needed to hire almost 650,000 additional workers on top of the normal pace of hiring in 2022 to meet the existing labor demand.
Building Wire – NM Cabling

Southwire Company

Building Wire – NM Cabling

If you're an electrician, you're probably familiar with the various types of building wire, from residential to commercial to industrial. You're likely cognizant of the NEC® regulations for each area. It's not unusual for some head scratching and confusion on some of them. So my best advice when in doubt, contact your local or state inspections office for clarification.
Raceways: Off the Wall Ideas For Electrical Installations

Legrand North America

Raceways: Off the Wall Ideas For Electrical Installations

I've been an industrial electrician for over 30 years. So when somebody says raceway, I naturally think of the big box over a Motor Control Center. Of course, there are those smaller boxes over sets of starters that are often called gutters. But they're raceways nonetheless.
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Three Ways to Add Value to Home Transfer Switch Installations

Eaton

Three Ways to Add Value to Home Transfer Switch Installations

Millions of Americans have spent hours or days over the last several years without power, thanks to hurricanes, winter storms and deliberate outages related to wildfire risk.

With severe weather conditions like these on the rise, many homeowners now are looking for ways to keep their houses up and running even when their utility’s grid is down.
So, What’s Your Floor Outlet’s Cover Story?

Arlington Industries, Inc.

So, What’s Your Floor Outlet’s Cover Story?

Electrical cover kits occupy a unique place in building design, addressing a need for functionality that doesn’t compromise style. Additionally, depending on where contractors are installing these devices, concerns about accessibility and the potential to create trip hazards also might need to be addressed.
Effective Cable Identification Improves Installation and Troubleshooting

Brady Worldwide, Inc.

Effective Cable Identification Improves Installation and Troubleshooting

Whether in a panel shop or on the job, conductor and cable identification is critical for efficient and effective workflow. There are many ways electricians and builders mark cables. Some are not the best solutions, but they work.
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