Entries by Akers Media Group

All About Electricians and The Work They Do

Electrical professionals, like the Champs Atlanta electricians and Boston electrician experts, are people who are schooled, trained, and skilled to do installation, repair, and maintenance of all electrical systems and components. Their service is highly needed that a lot of people who are looking for a lucrative job career are planning to become electricians. Electricians […]

Surge Protectors – Can They Save Your Electronics From Getting Fried?

A Whole House Surge Protector is a device that protects the electronics and appliances in your home from sharp spikes in electric power, called “surges.” Electric surges can fry the electronics in computers, phones, thermostats, TVs, microwaves, fridges … any appliance that has computerized components. Today, that's most appliances. When Do Power Surges Occur? Minor […]

Aluminum Wiring, Is Your Home Safe?

Was your house built, in the late 60's or early 70's, if so your wiring is probably Aluminum. Aluminum was and still is approved in the National Electrical Code NEC and Underwriters Laboratories UL rated. However, there can be safety hazards in a home wired in aluminum especially in older homes. Many homes wired over […]

What You Must Know About Nema 4 Enclosures

One of the important things about enclosures is their ability to stand up to the environment they're place in. Nema 4 enclosures are numbered as '4' in a sliding scale because they have a substantial ability to be able to ward of chemical and physical attacks. If you were to put an enclosure of this […]

The Capacitive Touch Key Application Will Be Popular on the Household Appliance Market

The capacitive touch key panel was only seen in the hi-end products like HD TV, computer monitor and kitchen appliance before. Now many companies are active to integrate the touch technology into the overall product series. People will find the capative touch technology has been widely used in the Samsung consumer electronics products line. The […]

It’s the Lighting, Stupid

Forgive me for poaching from the 1992 phase 'It's the Economy, Stupid' made popular by political strategist, James Carville. During Bill Clinton's 1992 successful Presidential campaign, he referred to the notion that Clinton was a better choice than Bush because Bush had not adequately addressed the economy which had undergone a recession. My point in […]

Electrical Safety and Efficiency for Your Home

Playing with electrics is definitely not safe so it is vital that you know exactly what you are undertaking. You should have prior experience or know somebody who is skilled and practiced when carrying out an electrical problem. Safety tips are also an excellent thought if you have any young children about your house. How […]