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August 2022
Aluminum and Copper Wiring

Aluminum and Copper Wiring

Everybody knows wire is made of copper.  Right?  Well, most of the time.  If your home was built in the 1960’s or 70’s, there is a good chance your electricity is running through aluminum wires.  There’s nothing inherently wrong with aluminum, but...
Tight Spot

Tight Spot

Life as an electrician’s helper.  Sometimes older homes can pose a challenge.  It’s as if the builder never imagined you’d need more than 60 Amps of electricity.  And who could have foreseen needing an extra outlet, or air conditioning, or a ceiling...
Aluminum Generator Stand

Aluminum Generator Stand

There are several options for installing a standby home generator.  Clinton Electric prefers to mount Generac and Kohler home standby generators on aluminum stands like this one.  More traditional genpads made of concrete or plastic require surface preparation to...