The battery is what makes it possible for cordless tools to do their job and choosing the correct type of battery technology for that tool is almost as important as the choice of the tool itself! If the battery’s capacity, charge time, or storage characteristics are mismatched to the work or user, the expensive tool […]
Electricity plays such a big part in our lives that we pretty much take it for granted. It has become second nature to us as we go about our daily lives. From the moment we wake up and turn on the light to charging our devices, doing laundry, or watching TV in the evening. It’s […]
Should I Replace My Federal Pacific Breaker? Homeowners should be aware that their property may still have a type of electrical circuit breaker that has been the subject of a long-running debate over significant safety concerns. Federal Pacific Electric (FPE) were a popular residential electrical panel choice in the mid to late 20th century, as […]
Electricity has come a long way since Benjamin Franklin realized that sparks emitted from lightning strikes could generate power in 1752. The birth of the modern electric utility began in 1878 when Thomas Edison invented the practical lightbulb and although such gizmos and gadgets may have been a luxury to have in the 19th century, […]
The humble lightbulb has continued to evolve since its inception in 1880, what used to be a simple source of light now has now undergone new innovations to light up our homes. As these technologies advance, more and more homeowners are upgrading from conventional light bulbs to LED lighting. Are they the right choice for […]
Electricity is arguably the most valuable resource we have in our modern society. Without electricity, most of the things we do and rely on on a daily basis wouldn’t be there.