Category Archives: Electrical FAQs

Why Canada Is Phasing Out Incandescent Light Bulbs

A question that our Abbotsford electricians hear quite often is, “Why are they phasing out incandescent light bulbs?” Our Canadian Government is committed to finding efficient, more cost-effective ways for reducing environmental impact. Phasing out incandescent light bulbs (as of … Continue reading

Posted in Electrical FAQs | Comments Off on Why Canada Is Phasing Out Incandescent Light Bulbs

Aluminum Wiring FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions

In this post we’ll look at answering some of the most common aluminum wiring FAQs. History of aluminum wiring. Historically, aluminum wiring, which is lighter than copper, was also thought to conduct electricity better than copper. Aluminum wiring has been … Continue reading

Posted in Electrical FAQs, Electrical Upgrades | Comments Off on Aluminum Wiring FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions

Knob and Tub Wiring Frequently Asked Questions

In this post we’ll provide answers to some of the most common knob and tube wiring FAQs. When was knob and tube wiring used? Knob and Tube wiring (aka open wiring or K&T wiring) is now obsolete but it was … Continue reading

Posted in Electrical FAQs | Comments Off on Knob and Tub Wiring Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ – Types of Electrical Fuses & How They Work

In this post, our Abbotsford electricians answer the most frequently asked questions about the types of fuses available, plus how they work and how they should be used properly. What Is A Fuse? Fuses are devices that allow the flow … Continue reading

Posted in Electrical FAQs | Comments Off on FAQ – Types of Electrical Fuses & How They Work