Watch Out for Your Battery Charger!

Outlets Melting from Battery Chargers An innocent plugged-in battery charger can cause melted electrical outlets like the one pictured here. You love ’em, all those handy and convenient cordless devices — drills, vacuums, floor cleaners.  But leaving the chargers plugged in for extended periods can lead to dangerous situations.  So, here’s our advice: DON’T LEAVE Read More …

Know the Different Types of Circuit Breakers

Know the Different Types of Electrical Circuit Breakers A breaker panel can use a variety of breaker types, limited only by the number and size of the available slots. The primary types of switches on the breaker panel include: Single-pole: The normal 120v breaker for most circuits with outlets and lights Double-pole: The 240v breakers Read More …