Electrical Archive

Guide to 2021’s Best Smart Home Energy Monitor

With the sheer number of appliances, lights, and electronic devices we all use every day, it’s no wonder we burn through tons of electricity, even without intending to. In many cases, American families and households use way more electricity than they actually need simply because they use certain electronic devices or appliances and leave them on by accident. This is not only bad for the …

Best LED Puck Lights w/ Wireless Remote

LED lighting is a versatile way to add a bit of flair to your home. When many people think of LED bulbs, they think of ordinary lighting. And yes, LEDs have rapidly been replacing older incandescent and CFL bulbs. But LEDs are good for a lot more than just your old ceiling fixture or floor lamp. Because of their compact size and cool operating temperature, …

Helpful Guide to the Best Continuity Tester

So, you’re working on your home’s wiring, and you come across a dreaded rat’s nest of wires. Which ones go where? How do you trace them from room to room? In that case, a good continuity tester will make quick work of even the most challenging wiring scenario. Similarly, suppose you’ve got a box of old fuses. How do you know which ones are still …