Switchgear equipment can be expensive, which is why you want to make sure that you take good care of your switchboard equipment. With the right maintenance, you can prevent your switchgear equipment from degrading and needing major repairs. #1 Operate Circuit Breakers Once A Year At least once a year, you need to test out the circuit breakers on an individual basis. Have your electrician manually operate each circuit breaker for your entire facility at least once a year. [Read More]
3 Reasons To Install Rubber Coatings On Your Home's Electrical Wires
If the majority of the electrical wires in your home are buried in the walls, flooring and ceiling, you might not think much about them. However, it is still important to make sure that they are properly protected. One good way of doing so is to wrap them in a rubber coating that is designed specifically for use with electrical wires. These are a few reasons why it can be worth it to invest in these rubber coatings. [Read More]
Think There's Oil And Gas Below Your Land? Know Who You're Dealing With!
If an oil and gas exploration company has determined your land contains valuable mineral reserves below the surface, you are going to be presented with an option to sell the land or lease your mineral rights. You may not be in a position to part with your property for a number of reasons, so a lease arrangement is usually the best choice. A priority before you sign any lease agreement for the rights to your oil and gas reserves is to know what type of person you are dealing with. [Read More]
Four Benefits Of Portable Solar Kits For Your Cabin
Few things are more alluring than a cabin in the woods to act as your own private retreat for sports and relaxation. But maintaining and powering a building can present many logistical challenges, particularly if your cabin is remote or only used for certain parts of the year. The go-to answer for many cabin owners has traditionally been a generator or fixed solar panels, but the increasing efficiency of solar technology has made portable cabin solar kits a more popular and viable option. [Read More]