Fire Hazards
Don’t Get Shocked: Electrical Safety in The Home Featured Image
Electrical safety in the home is a paramount concern for homeowners. Electrical hazards can cause serious injury or even death, and common electrical safety risks include overloaded circuits, improper wiring, and malfunctioning appliances. Statistics Statistics related to electrical safety in the home are alarming. According to the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs, electrical fires account for...
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Will Aluminum Wiring Cause a Fire in My Home Featured Image
Aluminum wiring was predominantly used in residential wiring between 1968 and 1975, particularly in homes with unfinished basements where the main floor was wired with aluminum. As the homes were sold, owners eventually began developing the basements, transitioning to the use of copper wiring. When you open an electric panel from the 70s today, you...
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