AC WORKS™ Connector — Safety Tips

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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Tips to be Aware of When Working on Wiring Projects

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You might need to wire inlets/outlets, replacement electrical plugs, and connectors or receptacles from time to time.  The below list of tips will help to keep you aware of important things you should know before you wire any home, job site, or DIY project. AC WORKS™ carries many DIY wiring devices and products to help get you plugged in.  We do care about your safety and the safety of those around you, so we prefer you ask any questions you have before you start a wiring project.  We also prefer you consider hiring a professional electrician to wire your project...

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Hurricane Preparedness Tips

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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.  Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30 and the Pacific hurricane season runs May 15 to November 30th.  The most active hurricane month is September, however as we saw last year,...

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Things to Know About your Boat's Power

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It can be exciting to get that boat out of storage, de-winterized and out in the water, but make sure you are taking the proper precautions before you are caught without power or having a costly problem with your power system.  Read the following information to learn more about your boat power system and your power supplies. 

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How to Prep your Boat for the Season

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As exciting as it is to prepare your boat for a season full of fishing, relaxing on the water and entertaining friends or family, if you don't properly prepare you will find yourself grounded.  Here are some tips to make sure your boat will stay afloat all summer long. 

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