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The Electrical Connection

    Safer Smoke Detectors

    CHARLOTTE - Smoke detectors are a necessary safety device in homes and public places. So commonplace, that we often do not notice their presence....

    Electric Vehicle Chargers

    CHARLOTTE - Electric Vehicle Chargers or EV Chargers are presently becoming vastly popular as more electric vehicles are being manufactured for the masses. All...

    Electric Shock

    CHARLOTTE - Electrocution in and around the home and businesses happen every day. In comparison to other countries, we in the United States suffer...

    Hot tub – Plug and Play vs. Hardwiring

    CHARLOTTE - Some hot tubs come set up with a cord to plug into an outlet, known as Plug and Play. Plug and play...

    Installing A Pool Or Hot Tub This Season?

    CHARLOTTE - In Mecklenburg County, two permits will need to be pulled by the electrician. An electrical permit will allow the inspector to review...

    So Many Outlets

    CHARLOTTE - Modern technology changes mean that homes may not have adequate or efficient outlets to handle their electrical needs. Your electrical system including...

    Spring Check – Outdoor Electrical Safety

    CHARLOTTE - Spring is a good time to get out and inspect your outdoor electrical equipment. To get started, walk around the exterior of...

    Surge Protection

    CHARLOTTE - Although lightning is the most obvious cause of power surges, most people are not aware that the most common cause of surges...

    Saving Energy For Earth Day

    CHARLOTTE - Earth Day is a great time to talk about Saving Energy. You’ve heard Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. We know that saving energy can...

    The Danger of Fuse Boxes

    CHARLOTTE - Houses built before 1970 may still be using a Fuse Box instead of the modern Electrical Breaker Panel. While fuse boxes and...

    Featured articles

    Help Needed for Servant’s Heart’s Back2School Program

    MINT HILL, NC - It’s hard to believe, but school supplies are already lining the shelves! Servant’s Heart is once again asking for the...

    Novant Health’s Welcome Back Fest in Charlotte

    CHARLOTTE - Festivalgoers who attended Novant Health’s Welcome Back Fest at Romare Bearden Park on Saturday, July 24, celebrated everything they’ve missed during the...

    Colby Joel Bost Eagle Scout Court Of Honor Ceremony

    MINT HILL, NC - Colby Joel Bost from Troop 65 locally in Mint Hill was officially awarded his Eagle Scout achievement award on Saturday,...

    Mint Hill Fury Wins First Round District Playoff 10-5

    MINT HILL, NC - The Mint Hill Fury, the American Legion Lady Fastpitch Softball team representing Post 555 locally, played and won their first-ever...

    Ribbon Cutting at Carolina Hemp Co. Mint Hill

    MINT HILL, NC - Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce Members celebrate the Ribbon Cutting for Carolina Hemp Co. Mint Hill. Owner Monica Hailey Sharpe...