26 MayTHE DO’S AND DON’TS OF USING ELECTRICAL EXTENSION CORDS

When you are using an electronic device and need to charge it, you look for the closest power point to plug it in. There are times when you just can”t find a plug point within easy reach; that’s when you look for an electrical extension cord and ...

5 MayUNDERSTANDING THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN 3-PHASE AND SINGLE PHASE CIRCUITS

Electricity may either be connected by 230 or 240 volts (these are called single phase circuits that are installed in most residential applications), or 400 & 415 Volts (3-phase). The latter are typically best-suited to provide power to heavy-du...

28 AprilTIPS FOR OUTDOOR ELECTRICAL SAFETY

At this time of the year, the weather in most parts of Australia is perfect to spend time in the outdoor spaces of your home. You can spend leisurely hours lounging around by the pool, or have BBQ parties in your outdoor kitchen, on the pat...

21 AprilREASONS TO INSTALL GFCI’S IN YOUR HOME

GFCIs or ground fault circuit interrupters are safety devices that have been extremely effective in reducing the total number of home electrocutions by almost 50%, in Australia.Most new homes and businesses now have these devices installed in locatio...

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