Four Things You Need To Know When Fitting An Extractor Fan

So… You’ve decided to buy an extractor fan. The steam in your bathroom or build-up of cooking deposits in your kitchen has gotten too much to bear. But which fan to choose? There are so many, so many manufacturers, so much terminology. Here are four things you need to know […]

Choosing The Best Multimeter

A typical diagnostic tool for technicians in the electrical or electronic industry, multimeters as the name suggests can measure current, voltage, resistance and continuity. These are the basic measurements a simple multimeter can provide. As a technician gets more experience, complex multimeters giving more measurements are required. There are analog […]

Things to Know About an AC Converter

Electric supply is not of the same type all over the world. There may arise occasions when you may have to convert power from one form to another. It could either be conversion from alternating current (AC) to direct current (DC) or vice versa. Sometimes you may have to just […]

Gas Water Heater Problems

Gas water heaters are normally dependable but over time they could start to develop problems. Because of their decreased usage cost they are a smarter option than using an electric water heater. There are many different reasons why they do not work. A homeowner may be able to troubleshoot the […]

Four Things to Consider When Buying Modern LED Bulbs

What has improved? Firstly, the technology is more compact making it possible to replace a standard GU10 halogen bulb commonly found in a spot/downlight fitting. The number of lumens per watt has improved vastly meaning more light can be produced from a lower wattage bulb. The colour temperature or Kelvin […]

Common Electrical Wire Material Options

Day to day living largely depends on electricity in the modern world. Electricity has so many applications that without it would be hard to get anything done. Electrical wires are what are used to carry the much needed energy into places of work, homes and even in automobiles and other […]

5 Tips for Buying Electric Wires

If you want to get some wiring projects done in your home, you need high quality electric wires. So, it’s important that you choose quality product. This is very important from safety perspective. Plus, good quality wires will save you on the electricity bills down the road. If you are […]

How to Change a Light Switch at Home

You will need insulated, pointed, electricity pliers, a screwdriver, a sharp knife and good quality electric tape. The first and most important step to take is to turn the electric power off to the area or switch you will be changing. Turn the light on, now go to the electric […]