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Outdoor Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

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Last week we talked about how to decorate your home safely during the holidays and today we are going to point out the safety tips for outdoor holiday decorating.  Holiday decorations can be the cause of many electrical and fire hazards, so it is important to take precautions.  When hanging lights outside your home make sure you follow some of the same tips from last week’s Holiday Lighting Safety article and in addition to those you need to be sure any extension cords you are using are indoor/outdoor cords.  When you are using electrical lights outside you want to be...

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Welder Safety

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Welding is the method of joining metals together.  Heat and pressure are used to fuse the metals together.  Welding has its list of hazards including fire, metal splatter, electric shock, explosion, harmful gases, radiation and more. 

 

 

 

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American Wire Gauge AWG

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The American Wire Gauge (AWG), is a standard wire gauge system that has been used since 1857, mostly in North America.  It is a standard specification for the diameters of round wires used as electrical conductors.  We will answer any of your AWG questions.  If you cannot find the answers in this blog post leave us a comment or email customer service.

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Generator and RV Safety

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The month of April is RV month.  We have helped you decide how to choose your generator to power your RV and helped to prepare your RV for the season.  As you know, using a generator combined with an RV has some risks.  The same as anything you may do you should know the risks and how to keep safe during use.

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Merry Christmas - Safety Tips for the Holidays

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Dasher and Dancer, Prancer and Vixen, Comet and Cupid, Donner and Blitzen. Wait, where is Santa? "Rudolph, turn on your nose and find Santa!" Before Rudolph turns on his lights, he will explain to us the importance of electrical safety on Christmas. 

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