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Breakers & Electric Wiring Malfunctions

Did you know there was a safety feature to protect electronics from catching fire? Indeed there is and it is called an Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter (AFCI). Chances are, unless you have heard this term used by an electrician, you’ve never heard of AFCI. Basically, it is a type of breaker designed to detect arc…
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Is PEX pipe freeze resistant?

The answer to this question depends on what you mean by “freeze resistant.” PEX (cross-linked polyethylene) is unique in its ability to expand when water freezes inside it and resilient to shrink back to its original size after the water thaws, avoiding fractures and leakage. It is not totally immune to rupturing from the expansion…
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