AC WORKS™ Connector — Grounding

Why Grounding is so Important

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

In Electrical, the ground or earth is the common point of return for an electrical current.  There are many reasons an electrical current will be connected to a ground or earth.  The main purpose of grounding is to avoid and prevent any harm to the user who may be in contact with any electrical leakage or fault.

Read more →

AC Wiring Basics

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

AC stands for Alternating Current. AC is the type of electricity used for homes and other buildings.  A basic understanding of AC power is essential if you are a homeowner, want or need to change out any basic electrical in your home or want to know how the power in your home works.  It is essential you don’t work on anything electrical in your home or other buildings if you are unsure what you are doing.  There is no reason to risk the safety of yourself and your home. 

Read more →

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT: S14301030-018 and S10301430-018

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

Have you recently purchased a new dryer with a 4-prong plug, own an older home with a 3-prong outlet and don't want to hire an electrician to run a new outlet?  Did you just buy a new home with a 4-prong outlet and don't have enough money after the large home purchase to get a new dryer.  Your older dryer still has the 3-prong plug and your not sure what to do about it?  We have 2 new products launching that can help with either of those problems and keep your home safe.

Read more →