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How Do You Install Electrical Molding (Part 2)

This post is a continuation from Part 1 on How Do You Install Electrical Molding. Lately, we have gone through the choice of material. We will now cover: Step 1: Prepare for installation Step 2: Make the cuts Step 3: Attach the electrical moldings Step 4: Place the pedestals Step 5: Pull the cables Step […]

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Why Do I Need a Voltage Regulator?

Summary – What is a voltage regulator? – Using a voltage regulator An electrical voltage regulator is a safety device connected to electrical equipment to protect it from undervoltage and overvoltage. What is an electrical voltage regulator? Principle A voltage regulator (also called an inverter or stabilizer) is a protective device for so-called sensitive electrical […]

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How Do You Set up a Home Audio System?

Do you want to install the home cinema you just bought? Between the various devices and the multiple connections, there is a lot to get lost in. To help you make the right connections for a perfect fit, here are a few tips for connecting your home theater with complete peace. DVD connection with a […]

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What Is the Function of an Electrical Outlet

Summary: – Role of an electrical outlet– Electrical plug and socket– Types of sockets– Number of electrical outlets– Location of electrical outlets Role of an electrical outlet An electrical outlet allows you to power all your everyday electrical appliances: fridge, washing machine, coffee machine, vacuum cleaner, television, etc., by connecting them to the electrical network. […]

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How to Install and Connect a Home Cinema

Summary– Step 1: Install the home theater speakers– Step 2: Install and Connect the Audio/Video Amplifier– Step 3: Connect your home theater speakers The sound of a film is at least as important as the image for the immersive and spectacular side of the story. That’s why home audio systems are increasingly occupying the living […]

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Ventilation: The Need to Renew Indoor Air Quality

When it comes to heating energy, comfort, and hygiene, ventilation is very important. To ensure the health of the occupants of a dwelling or workplace, the flow of fresh air must be adapted to the number of people and their activities. According to SIA 382/1, an active person in a dwelling needs 30 m3 of […]

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What Is the Role of a Switch on an Electrical Circuit

Summary – Role of a switch– Switch types: toggle switch, remote switch, timer switch, dimmer switch – Principle of the toggle switch– Wireless toggle switch – Definition and roles of a remote switch– Types of remote switches – Role of a timer switch– Advantage of the timer switch – Role of the dimmer switch– For […]

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What are Electric Fuses and Circuit Breakers

Summary: – Role of a fuse – Fuse types – What to do when a fuse “blows”? – Disadvantage of fuses – Fuse prices – 3 types of circuit breakers: – General circuit breaker – Subdivisional circuit breaker – Earth leakage circuit breaker – Price of a circuit breaker Nowadays, fuses are being replaced in […]

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Home Electrical Installation: The Role of Electric Current and Socket

Summary The Role of Electric Current: – Definition of electric current – Current intensity – Voltage of the electric current – Electric power The Role of Electric Socket: – Role of an electrical outlet – Electrical plug and socket – Types of sockets – Number of electrical outlets – Location of electrical outlets Definition of […]