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A Brief Overview of Residential Electrical Systems

Residential electrical systems rely on a number of components and are regulated in several different ways. If you find yourself having problems with your home's dedicated circuit, electric panel, ...
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Be Sure to Avoid These Wiring Mistakes

Faulty wiring can lead to a range of problems, and these problems can compromise the efficiency of your appliances as well as the safety of your home. It often helps to consult an electrician when ...
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Different Types of Electrical Wiring

Your home's main power supply enters through your electric panel. Depending on the types of appliances and outlets in your home, you may have different types of wiring connected to your electric ...
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Understanding How Circuit Breakers Work

Your circuit breaker is one of the most essential parts of your electric supply. This amazing innovation delivers power to your outlets and appliances, while making sure that you are protected from ...
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Choosing a Surge Protector

As a homeowner, there are several steps that you can take to protect your appliances from electrical surges. Along with your circuit breaker, you can also choose to install surge protectors in your ...
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Manage Your Electrical Supply with a Home Generator

During the winter season, storms and freezing temperatures could put your neighborhood at risk for a blackout. If you are seeking a great way to ensure that your electrical supply is not cut of in the ...
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Troubleshooting Electrical Problems in the Home

As a homeowner, there are several basic electrical problems that you may encounter at home. In order to troubleshoot electrical problems, you can use a device called a voltage meter. This device will ...
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Understanding Some Common Home Electrical Issues

Electricity is one of the most essential amenities of modern life. From your circuit breaker to your electric panels, your home contains a highly sophisticated electrical system. When a component in ...
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Spotlight On Conserving Electricity

If your electricity bills have been on the rise, there are several steps that you can take to conserve electricity at home. With a few simple tips and tricks, you can cut back on your energy usage ...
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Keeping Children Safe Around Your Electric Supply

If you are a parent, it is highly important to teach your children about the fundamentals of electrical safety. By stressing the importance of electrical safety at home, you can help reduce the ...
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Safety Tips Around Electricity

Electricity is an important part of every modern home. To stay safe in your home, it is important to be aware of some essential safety tips around electricity. If you need to replace a lamp or fuse, ...
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Questions You Should Be Able to Answer About Your Electrical System

Your home's electrical system is one of its most important features. From your circuit breaker to your electric panels, the electrical system in your home is composed of a variety of sophisticated ...
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Meeting your electrical needs is our top priority. We would love to hear your feedback on our Google+ page!
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Electrical Panel Upgrades: What Is a Federal Pacific Warning?

A faulty or malfunctioning electric panel can pose a serious threat to your home. If your home was built between the 1950s and the 1980s, chances are that your electrical supply is connected to a ...
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Placing Outlets on a 20 Amp Electrical Circuit

Your circuit breakers are designed to ensure the safety of yourself and your family. When your home experiences a power surge, your circuit breaker will automatically shut off power to a certain area ...
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Steps Involved in Rewiring an Old House

There are many indicators that can signal it is time to rewire your home. Some of the most common signs of bad electrical wiring include inadequate power to switches or outlets, aluminum or cloth ...
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Do You Need a Dedicated Circuit for an Electric Cook Top?

Dedicated circuits are designed to supply electricity to appliances with power demands higher than average appliances and electronics. If you are installing an electric cook top, for example, you may ...
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Here's Why Delta Electric Is The Best Choice

There is nothing more important than our customers! Check out our latest reviews on Google+ to read about why they love Delta Electric, and leave a review about your experience! "I am 100% ...
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Which Appliances Need Individual Circuit Breakers?

An electrical circuit is simply a path through which your home's electrical supply flows. Your electrical panel contains several circuits, each one containing a circuit breaker that stops the flow ...
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Home Electrical Safety Tips

Electricity is an incredibly powerful force. As such, it needs to be treated with respect. Never touch a downed power line, and throw away appliances or electronics that have frayed or damaged wiring. ...
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How Electric Circuits Work

Have you ever turned on a lamp or television and wondered where the power came from? All electronics and appliances depend on electrical circuits for power. An electric circuit uses conducting ...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dedicated Circuits

In the past, residential electrical systems were designed to deliver the same amount of power from the electric panel to each of the outlets. However, some modern appliances have higher power demands ...
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Safety Inspections with a San Jose Electrician

If you have an older home, the best way to protect yourself, your family, and your belongings is to have your home inspected by a trained professional. The electricians here at Delta Electric are ...
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Bringing Silicon Valley Homes Into the New Century

Silicon Valley has been at the forefront of innovation in computer technology since the latter part of the 20 th century. With so much focus on bringing new and exciting technologies to consumers, you ...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dedicated Circuits

In the past, residential electrical systems were designed to deliver the same amount of power from the electric panel to each of the outlets. However, some modern appliances have higher power demands ...
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