Wiring & Electrical

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How to Install a Jacuzzi Tub

A Jacuzzi Tub is said to be an elegant feature or asset usually found in a bathroom. Its trademark definition defines it as a large whirlpool bathtub with underwater jets that massage the body. Jacuzzis, if not already present in the desired bathroom, is often seen as a means of upgrading one’s bathroom and adding [...]
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RV Solar Panel Secrets Revealed

Most RVs are powered by a power unit that is designed to consume a lot of electricity. Also, generator is seldom useful in the rugged outdoor environment. Therefore, experts believe that the future of RV electric consumption lies in alternate energy. RV solar panel kits produce energy from the sun. The kit is connected to [...]
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How is Solar Power Made?

Solar power is arguably an everyday household name.  The use of the sun’s rays for energy is nothing new or cutting edge, although the methods used for collection and solar power testing are constantly being updated. But have you ever stopped to wonder how it works? How do you turn simple heat that has been [...]
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Electrical Jobs You Can DIY

Electricity is vital to the modern lifestyle. Our parents and grandparents may have just muttered a bit and lit candles when there was a power cut, but today, how many of us even have candles in the house? When the power goes out, many of us feel stuck – with no entertainment options, and in [...]
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The New Wave of Discreet and Stylish Solar Power for Your Home

The environmental and financial benefits of solar panels cannot be disputed. Installing solar panels will reduce your carbon footprint, reduce your electricity bills and earn you an average of 11% rate of return on investment from the government-introduced Feed-in Tariff. A point that is sometimes raised however is the appearance of the panels, as some [...]
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Choosing the Right Alarm for Your Home

Most home owners at some stage will need to make a decision about which alarm system they install. At first this is a seemingly basic research and purchase process; however you soon start to realise there are more options available than you thought possible. Add to this increasingly difficult decision process; the fact that more [...]
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Three Wireless Internet Access Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

Wireless Internet isn’t nearly as plug-and-play as service providers would like us to believe. There are a number of frustrating problems that can crop up while trying to prepare your home for wireless Internet, especially if you want to tune your network for maximum performance. Of course, you could skip all of the headaches and [...]
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Modern Home Lighting

There are many benefits to being a homeowner, one of which is the ability to design and decorate the way that you see fit. It might be quite difficult to decide what kind of style you want to employ, but there are many designs that you can choose from. You also don’t have to be [...]
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Finding Power Sources in Emergency Situations

In an emergency situation, access to a reliable power source is incredibly important. We never know when something is going to go wrong, and so we have to be prepared for any situation. Modern generators and power sources come in a variety of different models, and each one has some benefits and drawbacks for different [...]
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Going Solar: Choosing The Right Solar Panels

Choosing the right solar panels can be a pretty daunting task.  You may feel swamped by the fact that there are lots of calculations that need to be made, and lots of different qualitative factors to consider.  It’s a tough decision, but one that needs to be made if you’re looking to make the switch [...]