Why Fiberglass Insulation Could Be A Good Choice For Your Home

There are a few choices in home insulation. If you're having a new home constructed, the builder may use spray foam in the attic and on the walls as the home is built. Adding spray foam to an existing house is a little trickier since the walls are already closed. However, you can still choose between spray foam, blown-in cellulose, and fiberglass batt insulation. Fiberglass insulation could be a good choice if you want to add new insulation to your existing home. Read More 

Paralleling Vs. Independent Switchgear: Understanding What Makes These Different

"Switchgear is switchgear," or so the saying goes. Switchgear are controls that operate and motivate a generator to produce power. However, the confusion that many people have is when the switchgear are referred to as "paralleling" or "independent." Those that confuse the two are trying to define the switchgear as entirely different systems, like comparing cake to cookies. What you should be doing is comparing wiring and power connections and not the switchgear itself. Read More 

Exposing Some Common Notions About Solar Power

When it comes to being a homeowner, many people will overlook some of the upgrades that could greatly increase the efficiency and comfort of their homes. Solar power systems are a common example of this issue as this upgrade may drastically reduce the costs of keeping a house fully powered. In fact, there are some areas where homeowners may be paid for any additional power that they are able to provide the local electrical grid. Read More 

3 Things To Think About When Hiring A Solar Contractor To Install Your New System

Now that you've decided to invest in a solar system so you can save some serious money on energy costs throughout the year, it's time to find a reliable contractor to work with who can sell you a quality system and make sure that it gets properly installed for you. Here are a few important things to think about when choosing which solar contractor you want to ultimately hire for the job: Read More 

2 Major Things to Know About Portable Generators

If you experience electrical outages often in your area, then you may not be happy about being without electricity for some time. This can be incredibly stressful, especially if the outages occur for days on end. If this is problematic for you, then it is wise to purchase a portable generator that will deliver the electricity that your home needs. Before you run out to get your generator, there are a few things that you should know about the portable devices. Read More