Everything You Need to Know about GFCI Outlets

Your electrical outlets might not seem like the most exciting thing to you, but you’d be surprised just how fascinating they can be, especially GFCI outlets. If you’re a homeowner looking for some savvy upgrades to make whether it’s for yourself or because you’re getting ready to sell, GFCI outlets are a smart investment. Here’s everything you should know about GFCI outlets. read more

Tell-Tale Signs Your GFCI Outlet is Bad

You may wonder – what’s the big deal about a bad GFCI outlet? To put things simply, these exist to help protect you from suffering an electrical shock. According to the electrical code, these outlets are located in your home where there’s an increased risk of electrocution. This includes the kitchen, bathroom, outside, and any other location where water is found. read more

The Three Prong Adapter: Are They Safe?

The three- or two-prong adapter, which is also called a cheater plug, allows you to connect a three-pronged plug to a non-grounded receptacle that only has two slots. These are mainly used for plugging in electronics and appliances to the older two-prong receptacles. read more

6 Clever Outlet Solutions for Eliminating Electrical Cords

The beginning of any remodeling project is full of excitement amidst a whirlwind of planning. Adding new appliances or bath fixtures, flooring and more is sure to improve your home’s aesthetic appeal, efficiency, and comfort. Your remodeling project may include plans to upgrade your electrical system, or maybe add a few more outlets to rooms where there just aren’t enough…

How to Prep Outdoor Electrical Outlets for Patio Season

There's nothing like relaxing outside on your very own backyard patio. When preparing for spring and summer, there are a few electrical safety tips that you will want to keep in mind when it comes to your home’s outdoor electrical outlets. Fusion Electric put together our top tips for homeowners below. Outdoor Outlet Cover Every outdoor outlet needs an outlet…

3 Ways to Keep Electronics Safe During the Holidays

May your holiday season be merry and bright! To ensure that it is, Fusion Electric is sharing three ways to keep your electronics safe and your mind sane this holiday season. Follow our tips for a smooth winter. Inspect Electrical Holiday Displays Before Using It’s that time of the year again, full of sparkle and cheer. Before you hang the…