AC WORKS™ Connector — Natural Disaster

How to Plan your Home's Emergency Power System

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

When the power goes out in an emergency it is important to be prepared.  You never know when you will need emergency power so you should have your plan in place before the power goes out.  When trying to prepare your plan there are a few things to think about.  What will you be using to power your home?  What items in your home will need to be powered?  Are there any details you have not thought of, like time of year? Before you decide which route to go for obtaining power you should decide what household items are desirable...

Related Posts

Does the Anti-Cold Weather Jacket Really Work?
Have you heard of anti-cold weather jackets before?  I know what your thinking, what does a jacket have to do with elect
Read More
Tesla Charging Limits - How to Change them and Why You Should
If the vehicle is not set to a lower current, following this rule, you will likely trip the circuit because the car will
Read More
Male to Male Extension Cords & Adapter Dangers
When creating this type of product from scratch people may not be aware of the safety concerns that go along with it.  M
Read More

Read more →

Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

Last year we had a record hurricane season, as one of the costliest seasons on record.  There were more than a couple major hurricane’s impacting the Atlantic during last year’s season alone.  Hurricane’s Harvey, Irma, Maria, and Nate all had their names retired, in 2017, due to the high damage cost and loss of life.  You can read more about the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season here

Read more →

Generator Uses

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

A generator is a powerful tool and can be used in many situations as a compact and efficient source of electricity.  Some of the many different reasons people choose to use a generator are for natural disasters causing the need for emergency power, industrial or job site power, camping and temporary power, concerts, and other outdoor events and powering food trucks. 

Read more →

How to Use a Manual Transfer Switch System for your Home

Posted by Stephanie Junek on

When you live in an area where it is common to have strong storms blow through and knock out your power regularly, you may want to consider installing a Transfer Switch, Emergency Power System.  You can use this system to hard wire your generator, allowing it to back up the power in your home, when there is an outage.

Read more →