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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Why Your Dryer Needs to be Grounded

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Grounding is the common point of return for an electrical current. It is in place as a safety measure to prevent harm to the user if there happens to be a fault. It can most easily be identified as the round shaped or U-shaped pin on plugs and outlets.

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Powering Your Sump Pump with a Generator

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Usually, powering your sump pump is never really a problem unless something goes wrong with the pump itself. The biggest thing to worry about is power outages. How can you be prepared for a power outage?

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: How to Maintain RV Circuit Breakers

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People new to RVs and even experienced RVers can often do something they are a little embarrassed to admit: trip the RVs circuit breaker. Just like in your home, a circuit breaker is put in place to stop an electrical current should there be an excess or overload. This makes sure none of your appliances short circuit, get fried or even start a fire. How does a circuit breaker gets tripped in your RV?

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Powering Your RV With a Generator

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If you are new to RVing or are an experienced RVer, you may run into a situation you maybe haven’t planned for before. As we have discussed previously, there are usually two types of RVs: 30 amp and 50 amp. At the campground you stay at, there are usually the corresponding connections for your RV. With either of those connections, you should be able to get the full power you need to run the necessary appliances. But, what if the campground is without power? Or what if you go completely off the gird and must rely on your generator to...

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AC WORKS™ Wisdom: Electrical Safety With Pets

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Saturday, March 23, 2019, is National Puppy Day and to celebrate those adorable doggies we want to share some electrical safety tips in your home to protect your pet, prevent hazards in your home, and keep everyone safe.

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