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Choose the Right Lighting for Your Home

Lighting in Murrieta Homes and Business

lightingMost modern electric lighting is powered by centrally generated electric power, but lighting may also be powered by mobile or standby electric generators or battery systems. Due to the relatively high cost per watt, LED lighting is most useful at very low powers, typically for lamp assemblies of under 10 W. The light output of single LED is less than that of incandescent and compact fluorescent lamps; in most applications multiple LEDs are used to form a lamp, although high-power versions (see below) are becoming available.

In the long run LED, light are more economical than fluorescent tubes as they save electricity not only when the light is on but even during the trickle charging of the batteries. LED light are brighter, have a longer life, use less power and produce less heat.  READ MORE…

Electrical Safety Advice in Murrieta

Electrical Safety Advice in Murrieta Homes and Business

electrical safety adviceFollowing basic electrical safety advice is crucial after all, you never know who worked on the wiring for you. One of the most important electrical safety advice is that to make certain that the electrical circuit is opened using proper test equipment.

Whether you are looking into a brand new home, or you are maintaining your home, these electrical safety advice are very important to keep in mind. The following electrical safety advice is written so that the person working on electrical equipment will become more aware of what they are doing so they may do it safely.  READ MORE…

Electrical Repairs Or Replace

Electrical Repairs in Murrieta Homes

electrical repairsElectrical repairs can usually be broken down into a list of potential problem areas. One of the more important things to remember when it comes to electrical repairs is the fact that electrical repairs can sometimes be a time-consuming process. Most electrical repairs can be conducted at a relatively low cost, so we remind our customers not to panic when they see an electrical issue surfacing.

DIY electrical repairs can result in costly consequences and can cause safety implications for you and future homeowners. Electric shock can cause severe injuries or even death, and fires caused by faulty DIY electrical repairs can severely damage your property. Too many residents have found out the hard way that waiting to get electrical repairs can lead to unfortunate, drastic disasters including electrocution, damaged property, and even house fires.  READ MORE…

Electrical Terms Defined

Electrician Electricity Electrical Terms Defined

Murrieta Electrician Blog – What Do All the Electrician Terms Mean for Your Murrieta Home or Business

Electrician/Electrical Terms and Acronyms

Electrical Terms | We will be using a lot of Electrical related terms and acronyms in our posts here in our “RJL Electrical Contracting Blog”.

Some terms you may be familiar with but since you are not an Electrical Contractor, with most terms that will not be the case.

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Electrical Terms Questions

In many cases where we use Electrical or Electrician terms we will define a term or acronym with a pop over Tool Tip.

What is a Tool Tip? Mouse Over This >>> When you mouse over a tool tip the definition of the term will pop up like this. This is a Tool Tip

However with the some of the terms in our Electric and Solar blog, the definition will be too long to use a tool tip. In those cases, the term or acronym will be linked to an appropriate article, page or glossary of terms where you can find the full definition or diagrams like the one… READ MORE…