Servall Electric Company Blog:Archive for April, 2017

Protect Your Home’s Electrical System and Devices with These Services

Monday, April 24th, 2017

protect-your-home-electrical-systemToday’s homes have increased electrical demands over those of the past—especially considering all the additions people have made to their homes over the years—multiple TV’s, computers, home theater systems, and even devices that need to charge, like tablets and cell phones.

The problem is, people don’t always have the electrical systems necessary to support all of this. In addition to potentially needing an electrical panel upgrade, rewiring and Cincinnati, OH surge protection could be, and usually is, also necessary.

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GFCI vs. AFCI: Which Outlet Installation is Right for You?

Monday, April 10th, 2017

gfci-vs-afci-outletIf you own an older home, or even if you are having renovations done to a newer property, there may come a time that you’ll need to invest in an outlet installation for your Blue Ash, OH area home. When that time comes, will you know what to choose? It’s not as easy as just stopping at a standard hardware store and picking up the cheapest components you need. You’ll need to factor in what’s safest for your home as well.

GFCI and AFCI outlets are pretty common in homes today, but there is oftentimes confusion about what purpose either of these serves, and what the differences between the two are. Our team is here to answer any questions you may have. In the meantime, we’ve provides a brief guide below to help you learn a bit more about these electrical components.

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