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3 Problems You May Have With Your Home's Electricity

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When you walk into your home you expect the electricity to work with no problems, and you may not even give it a second thought. That is until you start having problems. Below are three problems you may have and why you are having them. Lights Constantly Flicker Lights flicker for many reasons. One of the main reasons is the light bulb could simply be loose. Turn the light off, and tighten the light bulb up to see if this your problem.…

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3 Reasons To Upgrade Your Home's Old Fuse Box To A Circuit Breaker

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If you purchased an older home, you might find that electricity is distributed to your appliances and regulated via a fuse box. Although fuse boxes aren’t inherently bad, most were not made to withstand modern electrical demands. Here are three reasons why you might want to consider contacting a skilled electrician (such as one from Direct Current) to upgrade your home’s fuse box to a circuit breaker in the near future.…

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Why You Should Have An Electrical Subpanel In The Basement

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If your basement doesn’t have an electrical subpanel, you should think about installing one. This is particularly true if you are thinking of turning your basement into an additional living place. Here are some of the reasons having a subpanel in the basement is such a good idea: Increases the Number of Slots for Your Circuits Electrical circuits, for example for lighting fixtures, are connected to the electrical panel via a circuit breaker.…

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