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Choosing Between AFCI Breakers and Receptacles for Optimal Safety

Hubbell Wiring Systems

Choosing Between AFCI Breakers and Receptacles for Optimal Safety

Arc-fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) protection is now a requirement in most areas of a home, and it’s not difficult to understand why the National Electrical Code (NEC) makes this demand. Basically, a lot of us don’t pay a whole lot of attention to what – and how – we plug into our wall outlets, and this can lead to serious fire risks over time.
LED Lamp Efficiency Set to Grow With New Standards

Cree, Inc.

LED Lamp Efficiency Set to Grow With New Standards

The DOE has released new efficiency standards for LED lamps, set to take effect in 2028. The target efficacy will be 120 lm/W, up from the current 45 lm/W. Manufacturers are already halfway there and will likely use new technologies to meet the higher standards.
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.
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Low-Voltage Lighting: Tapping into Lower Volts for Higher Profits

WAC Lighting Co.

Low-Voltage Lighting: Tapping into Lower Volts for Higher Profits

Let's spotlight the benefits of low-voltage lighting, a rapidly advancing and potentially lucrative addition to your electrical services. This technology enhances lighting design, offers significant energy savings, and boosts aesthetic appeal, making it a sensible expansion for your service offerings.
How Electricians Can Help Homeowners Navigate Backup Generator Options

Cummins Power Generation

How Electricians Can Help Homeowners Navigate Backup Generator Options

Severe weather is increasing demand for backup generators. Electricians can become trusted advisors by helping homeowners choose the right size generator and control system. Advanced automatic transfer switches with smart load-management capabilities can prioritize loads, allowing smaller generators to support more circuits and potentially saving customers money.
Stay Competitive by Offering Cutting-Edge Commercial Security Solutions to Your Customers

Bosch Security Systems

Stay Competitive by Offering Cutting-Edge Commercial Security Solutions to Your Customers

Commercial security systems have evolved beyond simple cameras, offering advanced features like access control, intruder detection, and remote monitoring. Professional installation is crucial, often requiring permits and specialized training. As technology advances, these systems play an increasingly vital role in protecting businesses and their assets.
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Emerson LED Floodlights for Hazardous Zone 1 Locations Use 80 Percent Less Energy than HID Luminaires
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Floor Box Kit with Recessed Wiring Device
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Transform Outdoor Spaces with Revolutionary Colorscaping System Launched by WAC
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