Category Archives: Electricity


Christmas: Trees, Candles and Lighting

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Dec 2014

Christmas: Trees, Candles and Lighting

Merry December! As you finish up on your holiday shopping and decorating or procrastinate to the very last minute, many of the items that you might purchase and put up this year will have electrical components. Many lights, candles, electrical moving parts, and innovative technology will fill the house and…

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What Electricians Wish You Knew – The DIY version

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Sep 2014

What Electricians Wish You Knew – The DIY version

The electrical world is vast, complex, and interesting to many people. If you haven’t spent your working life zapping things,       preventing things from zapping you, and bringing electronics to life, then there might be some formalities that you aren’t aware of…in our world that is. Instead of…

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The Energy Grid

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Aug 2014

The Energy Grid

Energy can be a confusing term for people. For our conversation today, we’ll assume that energy is power created to produce light and heat. We absolutely need energy in our everyday lives. Our workstations, our mobile smartphones, even our bodies produce and use lots of energy. So where is it…

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Building Information Modeling Systems

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Mar 2014

Building Information Modeling Systems

Forget the old way of drawing up plans to build the Chase Tower. Think of a way where you could construct it on your computer, and work on it from basically anywhere. All the components that you can imagine can be isolated as objects and when you change one dimension,…

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The Higher Powers in the Electrical Industry

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Feb 2014

The Higher Powers in the Electrical Industry

When thinking about electricity and electrical contractors, one might not immediately think of the National Fire Protection Agency, in fact that would probably be used for the men and women who serve our country as fire fighters, right? While the second part of that last sentence is most definitely true, the…

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Aug 2013

Electrical Safety For Kids

Summer is quickly coming to an end and our children are headed back to school. So I thought I would offer some tips for kids. Kids go back to school and Parents go back to work, leaving kids home alone a lot of times. Electricity is dangerous and can be…

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Light Bulb Ideas to Save you money on Lighting!

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Jun 2013

Light Bulb Ideas to Save you money on Lighting!

TIME TO SAVE SOME MONEY ON LIGHTING The last thing anyone ever wants to do is spend extra money on something that has little perceived value to them. It’s true on the opposite end of the spectrum too. When certain items have unlimited value, there is still a fit to…

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