13 May 2014

According to a local electrician in Riverside at United Plumbing Heating Air & Electric, Heating elements are tightly wound coils of resistive wire mounted inside of an electric furnace cabinet. The heating elements in a furnace look very similar to the elements in a toaster or a hot plate, and they operate under the same […]

12 May 2014

There‚Äôs a line of portable electric heaters that can develop a short circuit and pose a fire hazard are among this years recalled consumer products. This local electrician in San Bernardino explains how. The Dyson Hot heaters and Dyson Hot+Cool heaters having model number AM04 and all Dyson Hot+Cool heaters with model number AM05. The […]

09 May 2014

We list these common electrical terms roughly in the order that they are observed, from the electrical utility company’s overhead wires and pole to the building receiving electrical power to its electrical panel, and in the panel to individual circuit breakers which provide power to and protect individual electrical circuits that distribute electrical power throughout […]

08 May 2014

Our technician reviewed the new Nest smoke detector, launched on Oct. 8 2013. For $129 each unit, you’d expect a pair of these alarms to make you a cup of coffee while protecting your family. Well, they don’t, and you can find other wireless, networked combination smoke-and-carbon-monoxide detectors on the market for as little less. […]