Archive for March, 2012



Why Is Copper Used So Much In Making Electrical Wires?

Copper is a well-known chemical element with atomic symbol Cu and atomic number 29. It has a beautiful red-orange metallic luster. In the modern days, this reddish metal is used in various areas like in the construction line as a building material, in roofing and plumbing, in industries as a raw material, as a constituent…




Choosing the Best Lighting for Your Kitchen

Given that you likely spend a great deal of time in the kitchen it is important to make sure that this room has both an appearance and an atmosphere that is welcoming and comfortable to be in, without compromising functionality. The design of your furnishings, cabinetry, countertops, flooring and walls can be accented by selecting…




Back To Basics: What Is A Watt?

Watts are the gauge of just how much electricity a thing makes use of. Watts are also the measure the electrical power service uses to figure out your monthly invoice




How to Check For and Reset a Tripped Breaker

Often, I’ll get a call from a customer (usually in a panic) that the lights in their living room and a couple of bedrooms aren’t working. Or, maybe it’s a room full of outlets that don’t work …..




When Do You Need An Electrical Panel Upgrade?

Your Iowa home is equipped with an electrical service panel that controls the various electrical circuits in the system. If your panel is more than 20 years old




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