homes with an electrical system should come with either a fuse box, or a breaker box, also known as the main electrical panel, or circuit breaker box. When you're not sure how to measure the rating of your service, let us help show you how to determine the amperage of your main electrical panel.
Within the electrical system of a home, many times branch circuits exist in the home wiring where a second breaker panel makes it easier to extend a circuit outward to include say a new set of light fixtures or lighting, or even a new ceiling fan! So what is a sub electrical panel, then?
An introduction to residential electrical inspections of home systems, and the assessment of possible electrical problems according to the IRC regulations, which are based on the National Electric Code.
Why is aluminum wiring dangerous? Is it worth the trouble buying a house with aluminum wiring? Aluminum wire was prevalent in homes between the late 1960s and early 1970s, which due to the fire danger single strand aluminum wire presented, OSHA regulations shut down the use of it in homes.