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Tips On How To Safely Use An Electrical Outlet

A worn out electrical outlet can be dangerous. Not only can it potentially cause electrocution, it could also be the cause of a house fire. On average an electrical outlet can last anywhere from 10-15 years. However, the quality, usage, and other factors may impact the lifespan of your outlets. When you see signs that … Continue reading Tips On How To Safely Use An Electrical Outlet

Electrical Outlets – When Do They Need To Be Replaced?

The kitchen, bathroom, or any other room inside a house has at least one electrical outlet. It’s an integral part of any household. Though electrical outlets typically last for years without breaking down, they also need to be replaced at some point. The huge question is when. There are tell-tale signs that indicate a replacement … Continue reading Electrical Outlets – When Do They Need To Be Replaced?

A Guide To Avoiding Electrical Shock

Getting an electrical shock is an unpleasant experience. Remember that as small as 14 milliamps of electrical current can be lethal and a typical plug in nightlight gets more electrical current than that. There is nothing wrong with being handy with your electrical work. It can help you in maintaining your home, help you cut … Continue reading A Guide To Avoiding Electrical Shock