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fluorescent kitchen light replacement

Ideas for Fluorescent Kitchen Light Replacement

With fluorescent light fixtures in your kitchen, you are on the right track to lowering your energy bills and thus, helping the world lower greenhouse emissions. But, as good as these fluorescent lights are, you need to keep them in optimum condition and, when necessary, know the best fluorescent kitchen light replacement techniques. Read on as […]

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How Long Do Generators Last With Correct Maintenance?

How Long Do Generators Last With Correct Maintenance?

A power outage wields real power that can either break or make your day – you’d wonder how the early man survived. So you went out and got yourself the best generator to act as a backup generator deal with all those power outages or simply needed a portable generator you could use to run […]

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where are generac generators made

Where Are Generac Generators Made? Detailed Generac Guide

The short answer to ‘where are Generac generators made’ is that the Generac G-Force and OHVI engines are innovatively designed and manufactured by Generac Power Systems. Generac Power Systems produces these engines at its facility in Wisconsin. However, it’s important to note that the Generac OHV engines aren’t engineered in the United States. Instead, it is […]

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What is a ballast light?

What is a Ballast Light, and is it Really Necessary?

You may sometimes hear a fluorescent lamp buzzing and wonder what is happening there. That sound may be a result of a faulty ballast. Fluorescent lamps operated on ballasts may become dim or flicker when the ballast needs a replacement. So, what is a ballast light? It is a device that regulates the current flowing […]

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smoke detector battery replacement

Smoke Detector Battery Replacement and Testing

If you’re anything like most homeowners, you haven’t paid much attention to your smoke detector since it was installed and tested. But that was until that frustrating chirping in the middle of the night as a reminder to change the smoke detector batteries. This article will focus on smoke detector battery replacement to ensure your […]

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Woman Changing A Fluorescent Light Bulb

Easy Fluorescent Light Ballast Replacement At Home

Are you tired of your light bulbs constantly flickering? You might be moving to throw away your fluorescent fixture, but did you know you can do a fluorescent light ballast replacement instead? Normally, fluorescent light bulbs use a ballast to produce the light. The ballast is important in regulating the amount of light that flows into […]

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Portable Generators Repair

Portable Generators Repair and Maintenance Tips

The last thing anyone desires is a power backup failing, especially during unexpected power outages. Unfortunately, this is very possible with portable power backups. For instance, your model can misfire, delay starting or not fire at all amid a big storm and this is when you wish you can check for minor repairs or desire […]

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When to Replace Batteries for Fire Alarm Systems

When to Replace Batteries for Fire Alarm Systems

Did you know, different Fire Departments responded to over 172 900 cooking fires between 2014-2018? According to the National Fire Protection Association, these fires resulted in over 500 civilian deaths and economic losses of over $1 billion after property damage. With such scary statistics, you need to invest in durable batteries for fire alarm systems installed […]

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No Power to Outlet

No Power to Outlet: Possible Reasons & Solutions

Electrical problems can be difficult to identify, especially when they cannot be fixed by resetting the circuit breaker. Besides, the situation might be rather perplexing when the circuit breaker is on but still no power to an outlet. It means there are various possibilities. We’ll take you through the steps of diagnosing a dead outlet, […]

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How To Replace A Ballast Light Fixture

How To Replace An Electronic Ballast Light Fixture

If you use plug-and-play LED tube lights or fluorescent tubes in your home or office, you will need a ballast light fixture to run things smoothly. The fluorescent light ballast is more energy-efficient, and the bulbs last a bit longer than incandescent light fixtures. This guide will enlighten us on how the ballast light fixture works […]

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