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What is the National Electrical Code?

The National Electrical Code (NEC) specifies standard methods of electrical installations to protect the safety of people and property. The code is updated and published every three years by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). The code itself is not … Continue reading

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Manual Transfer Switch Installation: Part 1

Installing a manual transfer switch requires planning, a step you should not skip. After you obtain a building permit and know your plan is approved, you can move forward with your installation. The plan you presented to the building department … Continue reading

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Planning a Manual Transfer Switch Installation

The modification of your home’s electrical system requires a building permit and an inspection. Before planning your transfer switch installation, consult with your local building and code enforcement department to determine local installation requirements and building codes. Most will require … Continue reading

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Hurricane Preparation: Tropical Storm Ernesto Takes Aim on the Gulf

Are you prepared for a hurricane? Tropical storm Ernesto has moved into the Caribbean Sea and will move quickly toward the Gulf of Mexico. By Sunday, movement will slow as the storm turns more to the northwest on its way … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparedness

How a Home Generator can Save your Life The recent storm that shredded the eastern seaboard foretells of a dangerous summer with extreme conditions that can cause blackouts and other serious situations. This storm struck without warning, leaving over 3 … Continue reading

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Cleaning Up After a Storm

Clean Up Cleaning up after a storm is one of those necessary tasks that has to done and nobody wants to do.  I’ve taken some tips from the CDC and posted them here for your convenience.  All of these suggestions are … Continue reading

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Today: Official beginning of 2012 Atlantic Hurricane Season!

June 1 marks the official start to the 2012 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which runs through Nov. 30. As proven by Alberto and Beryl, tropical storms and hurricanes can occur outside of these dates. But more than 97 percent of tropical … Continue reading

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Why an Automatic Home Standby Generator Makes Sense

An automatic home standby system is a permanent addition to your home’s electrical system.  Once properly installed your home is protected, and you can have peace of mind for your family and home.

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Norwall PowerSystems – New Logo Brand Identity

We are excited to announce a new, company-wide visual advancement at Norwall PowerSystems!  As you may have noticed and now see in the header of our marketing materials and website, it is enhanced with our brand new identity. For the … Continue reading

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Winter Storms and the Extreme Cold Weather

While the nature of emergencies resulting from winter conditions will always vary depending on where you are, almost all North Americans are in all likelihood going to face some type of severe weather storm at some point in their lives, … Continue reading

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