How To Install An Electric Water Heater August 11, 2018
A water heater, especially an electric model, is a very simple device. Unheated water enters one side of the tank. The water is heated by a couple of electric resistance elements that extend from the side of the tank into the middle of the water. And then on demand the water exits from the other side of the tank. Unfortunately, such simplicity doesn't really extend to its installation. While far from difficult, installing an electric water...
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Permanent Electric Fence Construction Tips May 7, 2018
Before discussing the individual components of your electric fence installation, it is worthwhile to do a quick review of the basic principles of how an electric fence system works. An electric fence is an incomplete electrical circuit. The electric fence charger sends pulses of electrons down the electric fence wires but wire insulators prevent the electric charge from reaching the ground.The electric fence circuit is only completed when something (cattle, humans, or vegetation) touches the wire,...
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Planning a Home Solar Electric System April 13, 2018
Before deciding on the best way to use solar electricity at home, assess the potential solar energy that can be produced at your address. Because PV technologies use both direct and scattered sunlight to create electricity, the solar resource across the United States is ample for home solar electric systems. However, the amount of power generated by a solar energy system at a particular site depends on how much of the sun's energy reaches it, and...
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Outdoor Lighting: Improving Your Patio Space February 25, 2018
Improving your patio space with outdoor lighting can help you continue to enjoy your backyard space well into the autumn months. At Expert Electric, we understand how beneficial outdoor lighting can be for any backyard space. That is why we offer a wide range of residential electrical services that can help you install the right outdoor lighting in the safest way possible. Tips for Improving Your Patio Space with Outdoor Lighting Before selecting an outdoor lighting...
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