Showing posts with label electrical house wiring solutions. Show all posts
Showing posts with label electrical house wiring solutions. Show all posts

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Advancements in High Voltage Cable Technology

When we think of electrical cables, we think of those wires and cables that aren’t really of any value to us.  We know that they transmit electricity, but we aren’t aware of any other purpose that these cables serve.  That is the reason why we don’t tend to care a lot about it.  With time, though, technology has evolved and things have transformed at a very brisk pace.  Today, these cables play a significant part in our day to day living.  We might not even be aware of those uses.

Let us first think of fireproof cables.  As the name suggests, these cables are fireproof.  It is not difficult to guess that they work towards the safety of our family.  By being fireproof, they ensure that our house, and our family, is kept safe and secure at all times.  Along with that, instrumentation cables power various electrical instruments.  Can you remember all the electrical instruments that you use in a single day?  Right from the clock to electrometers to voltmeters to various others – these are devices that help us in our daily lives or work.  Many engineers rely on these devices too.  Instrumentation cables help support all these instruments.  Can you think of your life without your home and office’s wall clock?  If not, then we should be thankful to the advancement in this technology.

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Thursday, 14 May 2015

House Wiring Solutions to Help You Avoid Regular Problems

How important do you think wires and cables are for your housing project?  A lot of you reading this might have never given this topic the importance that it deserves.  This is because we hardly see house wiring, and thus we tend to ignore the same.  However, some statistics might startle you.  Most house fires caused, around the world, are due to malfunctioning house wiring systems.  If you convert this into real numbers; it leads to a huge volume of personal injuries, deaths, and property damage.  The risk is even higher in older houses because of the technology that is used.

Therefore, there are things that you need to take care of.  The good news is that there are many things that one can do to ensure that one never has to worry about house fire and all the implications that come along with the same.  Here is a list of some of the things that you can do for the same:

Gain Knowledge: The first thing that you need to do is gain pertinent knowledge about wires and cables.  Many times, the problem lies in our lack of knowledge about the field.  You don’t need to be an expert.  All you need to do is care about it, and read about the same when you have time.

Work with Experts: The second point worth considering is the supplier that you work with.  Because we hardly care about this topic, we don’t tend to work with the right supplier.  Unlike many other industries, the right supplier does not vary from one person to another.  It is easy to identify an expert – one who carries high quality products, is professional, has great after-sale service, and is willing to go the extra mile to ensure your family’s safety.

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Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Why Is It Important To Hire A House Electrical Wiring Expert

 house electrical wiring solution

The modern day belongs to those people who want to do their tasks themselves.  The Do It Yourself generation has risen, and these people like to perform all their tasks themselves.  It is good for various reasons.  One, they learn the art.  In the world today, it is so important to know different arts and this phenomenon of doing it yourself allows you to do that.  Secondly, it helps you avoid paying to the specialist too.  If you can do it by yourself, why would hire a specialist for the job?

However, when it comes to house electrical wiring, it is imperative for you to consider working with an expert.  Most professionals would be confused why we say that.  However, there are definite reasons why working with the expert is absolutely imperative for you.  Following is a short list of reasons that we have compiled for you to hire an expert for your electrical house wiring jobs:

1. Lack of Information: At the time of performing any other task, it is okay for you to lack some information.  You learn as you go.  However, electricity is not as kind on you.  It does not give you the opportunity of lack information and still stay safe.  There are so many different elements that it becomes difficult to know all of those.  Take the example of cable glands.  These glands are available in different variety, and it is difficult to know the difference without being an expert.

2. Types of Cables: What cable will be the right one to use for your house?  There is no one size fits all here.  In fact, different types of cables can be used for different activities.  The use of instrumentation cables has picked up in the recent past.  However, are you sure if your house wiring would need such cable?


Saturday, 7 February 2015

How to identify the most suitable wire company in india

Cabling and wiring

Cabling and wiring is an extremely essential part of any home.  When you look at a home, you might appreciate the looks of the house, the furniture that has been used, or even the paint applied on the walls. However, we tend to miss the real strength of a home that lies in its cables and wires.

Given the importance of cables and wires, it is extremely important for us to know the selection criteria that need to be deployed at the time of evaluating wires and cables manufacturers in India.  This article shall acquaint you with some aspects that you need to consider during the process:

Experience: The very first thing that can make a significant impact on your selection is the experience of the companies under consideration.  The companies with more experience can be considered more acclimatized to the industry.  New companies can do the job too; however, the experienced ones can smoothly handle all challenges that crop up during the wiring and cabling of your home.

Accreditation: A cable manufacturer India can be known by the company’s website and also the testimonials that it has received.  What is most relevant, though, is an accreditation.  There are well known bodies (eg. ISO) that certify companies meeting the desired standard.


Thursday, 22 January 2015

How To Ensure That Your House Wiring Works Seamlessly

electrical house wiring

We are all aware of the significance of proper house wiring.  We live in houses and we know that poor house wiring can lead to many mishaps and casualties.  What all can happen if the house electrical wiring is not properly installed?  In that case, it can lead to property damage if a house fire is caused by a short-circuit or some other wiring related problem.  Other associated problems can include injuries to the residents of the house, deaths, etc.

That is why it is imperative that you take the necessary steps to get everything right with your electrical house wiring.  One of the causes of the problem is the lack of information.  People tend to possess limited information about electrical cables and other aspects of wiring, and that can lead to problems.

Following are some tips that you are suggested to follow for the same:

WATTAGE COMPATIBILITY – Being aware about wattage compatibility can hold you in good stead.  Using electrical products with higher wattage than suggested for the infrastructure can prove to be ghastly and something that you need to stay away from.

INSTRUMENTATION CABLE – When the instrumentation cable is used, you need to make sure that the highest quality cable is used.  After all, it is a matter of your family’s wellbeing.

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Friday, 12 December 2014

Make No Bones Choosing The Right Electrical Cables

cables and wires

One of the biggest reasons why short circuits happen and homes are burnt to ashes is because of the faulty wiring and the wrong electrical cables chosen. While selecting cables, a certified instructor would best know the amperage and heat generation associated with the product. If the wire is too small, the heat can cause the insulation to damage everything around. The size of the wire would be proportionate to what the amperage and heat dissipation would be. Hence choosing the right wires or cables for electrical fittings should be done with due-diligence, stay safe!

The circuit type
Installing a circuit is no big deal, but knowing the type of circuit to use is. Do you want a 110-volt or higher, maybe a 220-volt? Would it have a circuit that is dedicated or not, and what would it be used for; television, computers or the home appliances that wash and clean utensils and clothes? Be wise and then make a decision while choosing electrical cables.

Amperage determination
When installing a circuit, one has to think about the amperage. Let’s for example say a water heater this winter needs to be installed – in most cases, one would need 220v circuit for the same, and 30amps too. Read the instructions very carefully, or a morning shower could turn fatal!

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Thursday, 20 November 2014

Electrical House Wiring - How To Select The Right Supplier?

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How To Select The Right Wires And Cable Manufacturers In India?

There is no dearth of wires and cable manufacturers in India.  Like many of the other industries in our country, this one is full of competitive players too.  However, do all of them offer the same plinth of quality?  Let us look at a few considerations that you must have before selecting the manufacturer that you wish to work with:

Quality: The first point to consider will obviously be the quality of the cables and wires, along with the other electrical products, that the supplier offers.  You might want to read their customers’ reviews before taking a decision.

Innovation:  The world is progressing extremely fast, and you cannot afford to lag behind.  Therefore, product innovation is an important consideration too.  Does the supplier of electrical house wiring and cabling provide newer and modernistic products?

Availability: You will obviously be keener on working with a supplier whose products are available easily.  This depends on the kind of distribution network that the manufacturer has managed to establish.

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Wednesday, 15 October 2014

The Latest in LED and House Wiring Solutions Explained

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Before you invest in electrical cables and LED's, we would ask you to check online and read reviews on which lighting would be best for your use.

For most of us, home is where the heart is! But, is your home fully protected and safe? Think again, it is probably not as safe as you think. People spend plenty of time and money on renovation to beautify their homes, but when it comes to their house wiring, they consciously compromise.

Ever since the news on LED discovery Noble Prize announcement was made, everyone across the world, especially homemakers have had their ears pinned up and high. Thanks to the advancement in technology, LED now is being looked at as a replacement from the ubiquities of conventional lighting and the incandescent bulbs.

Why is this so?
Before we even start top debate about the rise and popularity of LED lights, we would first ask you to think on practical notes - would you want to save money and have more energy, or are you happy paying a bomb? We think a lot about house wiring solutions when refurbishing our homes, don't we?

Well, now the time has come to think of 'good things in small packages' - LED's.

LED's have captured the fancy of many, because they are solid, small, and the width of the lights depend on the design, and are aesthetically pleasing too - cost-effective to say so. Use them as headlamps, flashlights or even as task lights, cluster them around or simply do away with the conventional ones and have the LEDs at home instead, LED's are making waves.

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Saturday, 20 September 2014

Efficiency and Safety News on House Electrical Wiring

Homeowners these days have a wide-range of technological options. Some homes have instrumentation cables on high-end, residential cabling and plenty of upgrades done as well. Internet phones, Web television, gadgets and games etc; all of which puts burden on the house wiring like never before. Most of the homes built back then cannot handle the pressure - 50 years back, the wiring was a different ball game altogether. Homes these days should be wired for modern day technological needs - or else the products wouldn't work efficiently, and safely!

This article shall throw more light on house wiring and how modern day technology can assist in effectively managing all your wiring needs.

Installation of electrical house wiring should be done with due-diligence; safety matters come first. Studs and staples can hold the wires well, but can deform the wires over time, and bring down the performance or longevity too. Cables have to be installed in the right locations and in proper poise; no pinches allowed and avoidance of tight turns is a must as well.

Hence, it is important to note that safety comes first and one must take care of everything while performing electrical house wiring. From the quality of the wires to the method of installation, everything counts.

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Monday, 9 June 2014

Electrical House Wiring During Monsoon

Electrical House Wiring Solutions

Here are some effective tips on house wriring this rainy season to keep your home and family safe:

Electrical house wiring is an integral part of a safe home. People often take care about the exterior beauty of their home, and ignore the use of quality wires to save some extra bucks. If good quality wires are not used the chances of short circuit rises during rainy season, that can lead to fire. It is highly recommended to use quality wires that are verified and tested by a trusted company. It is also necessary to check on the electrical wiring just before the start of monsoon. This gives enough time to the qualified electricians to replace the damaged wires with the new ones and ensure that the house is waterproof and safe.

Make sure that the area around the electrical circuit or switch board is dry. There are times, if the walls are not well maintained the rain water comes in through the wall and damages the area around the switch board. This makes the area wet or damp making it dangerous and shock prone. It is important to check on the quality of walls and house electrical wiring, to keep your home and family safe. If you think the area around the switch board is wet, do not touch the switch board or insert any electrical applaince, without wearing rubber gloves or chappals. This will ensure that you do not come in direct contact with electricity and face a life threatening shock.

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Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Electrical House Wiring Solutions For Summer Homes

House Wiring Solutions from Polycab
Sun is shining brighter than ever and vacation time has arrived. Schools and colleges are off for a good month or so bringing in the perfect season to spend quality time with family. Many families these days prefer building a summer home inside their wall compound to get the desired change. These homes are perfect because of their size and the benefits they provide. They balance the change that is really required and also keeps one close to their original home. This summer home can be exclusively theme specific and can consist of a study room, gym or home theatre. Anything that the family agrees upon to spend a quality time together.

However, in these homes it is important to have constant supply of electricity and basic wiring. Here I will give simple house wiring solutions that you can use in your summer home, to keep it fun, safe and well equipped.

A well armoured wire can connect electricity from your home to your summer home, this way you don't have to worry about getting a new connection. However, it is essential to connect the wire through underground medium for safety purpose. Though this may be a bit expensive, it will definitely be best for the safety of your family. Investing in quality house electrical wiring is extremely important, because that ensures safety and runs for a long time. This also helps in cost cutting and gives a peace of mind in the matters of safety.

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Friday, 2 May 2014

Common Electrical House Wiring Mistakes

A house is incomplete without beautiful lights, fans and electrical gadgets that suffice the daily needs of a family. As important as the family bond and love is, so are the basic electrical applainces, to keep the home working in peace. It is important to have these electrical applainces and it is more important to fix them right.

The beauty of homes should remain intact while wiring these essential applainces however many a times it so happens that, to keep the beauty intact people commit some common electrical house wiring mistakes, that should throughly be avoided.

Here is a list of all those common mistakes that people unknowingly do and face a problem that can be as big as life threatning.

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Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Electrical House Wiring Tips In Summer

Here is a fun tip, to educate your family and keep them safe. While relaxing in summer homes and enjoying the holidays, people often think of new ideas and games to keep themselves engaged. You can educate your family about the various house wires and safety tips regarding electrical wiring, and ask them to memorize it. In this way, they will learn new fun facts about wiring and can invest their time in the right direction.
Electrical House Wiring Soultions

So the next time you go to your summer home to enjoy your vacation, make sure your house wiring is done correctly, and your family is aware of basic solutions for emergency sake. This way, you can be sure of a healthy and fun-filled vacation.

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Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Tips For Electrical House Wiring During Renovation

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This article provides some easy tips related to electrical house wiring, with simple points to keep in mind that will be helpful while decorating your home.

It is advisable to first complete the house wiring work, and then start working on the interiors. This way, all the wiring work will be hidden inside the walls or under the paint. Not a single unwanted mark on your perfectly painted walls, should be visible. More house wiring solutions are given by electricians while working on the wiring of your home. Transparent or thin wires should be used on the exterior of the walls, so that they do not spoil the beautiful decor. These days, not just electricians, but also interior decorators are aware of these quick tips and easy ways to fix the wiring problems, so that you can keep the beauty of your home intact.

Any wire company in India is booming on a large scale. Demand for excellent quality products has increased, and these companies are growing at a quick pace. They have merged technology and beauty and have invented products that are highly efficient, and at the same time, good looking. People take special care of the detailing; they expect quality with looks and that's exactly what they are given by these companies. A little research on the best company offering the best products and quick wiring fixes while renovating a house, will surely lead to the perfect dream home.


Tuesday, 7 January 2014

World Of Wires And Cables And Its Need In Modern Times

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The need for copper and its explorations in the electrical world cannot be ignored. Every advancement in technology can be credited to this sober metal that scores high on conductivity and strength. Copper cables and wires started the electrical wiring journey in the 1820's, and they continue to dominate the wiring sector. Though technological advancements drastically transformed the cabling industry, the one thing that continues to remain the same, is the need for copper wires.

Apart from holding the prime position as the internationally approved metal for home wiring, these wires continue to hold great honor and recognition among architects and electricians, for their reliability, malleability and conductivity. Some electrical experts swear by this metal, and state that no metal has ever been found, that can actually replicate the properties of copper.


Monday, 30 December 2013

Variety of cables and wires from Polycab

type of wires - Polycab

With new technologies and inventions taking the world by storm, the electrical wiring industry has branched out to include a variety of cables that cater to various needs. Ordinary cables have a pair of copper or aluminum wires along with an outer protective sheath for insulation purposes. The higher end cables that are specifically designed for transmitting greater capacity of power have multiple insulated wires, encased in synthetic polymers. Although the world of cables and wires is exhaustive, for the purpose of convenience, they are classified into four different segments as per their use and construction.

Twisted pair cables, ribbon cables, coaxial cables and shielded cables are varied types of electrical cables that are exclusively created for industrial and residential needs.

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Wednesday, 20 November 2013

Different Wiring and Cables Methods

Wiring and Cables Methods

This blog is to generate awareness amongst today's youth on electrical house wiring with various methods used in the past and in the modern times.

Our standard of living has increased in the past few years. With the growing technology and modernization use of wires and cables in our everyday life has increased. People prefer class in everything they do. The home interiors in the modern days are of 5 star quality and level. To generate more awareness on the different types of methods used to install the electrical wiring is very important. Today we are going to talk about the different methods used in the past in the per-modern days and the modern days.

Early wiring methods
In the olden days wiring method was way different then today. Conductors bared or covered with cloth was used in the first interior power wiring system, which were secured by stapling them to the running boards or the framing of the building.. The conductors that went through walls were protected with cloth tape. This method was dangerous and thus new and effective house wiring solutions were invented. The underground conductors were insulated with wrappings of cloth tape soaked in pitch, which were laid in hollow wooden logs and then buried. This method of wiring was dangerous and the result was not satisfactory and hence new method of wiring came into existence.

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Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Precautions On House Wiring

Precautions On House Wiring

With all the changes in lifestyle and technology, most people have changed the way that they celebrate festivals. Now, everything is about being bigger and better – huge house, large car and big elaborate lighting displays, especially during festivals. People have got luxurious tastes in everything now; and to match the ’5 star’ interiors of their homes, the exterior lighting set up should also be larger than life.

 However, the vital work done for wires and cables inside the walls for a beautiful lighting display on the outside, is a complicated job.

Here are some essential safety precautions that will help you enjoy the festive season, with no worries about the electrical wiring for the heavy lighting for your home.

Take care of what you touch: It is very important during the festive season, to watch out for what you touch. A lot of lighting means a lot of wires; and if the electrical house wiring is not done efficiently, then it is extremely risky while handling them. If and only if required, then handle the wires wearing rubber gloves. This will ensure no electric flow to your body, and save you from dreadful shocks and accidents.

Use the right materials: While working on the electrical wiring, it is very important to use the right materials for a quality final output. Materials like waterproof junction boxes, wire connectors, electrical staples, etc., have to be of high quality, so you can enjoy a safe festival.

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Monday, 21 October 2013

The Theory Of House Wiring, Dissected

Electrical house wiring

Electrical wiring in homes began when electrical lights and telephones were installed in houses, at the end of the 19th century. In this technologically developed world, there is electrical wiring in every corner of the house. It is very important to have an electrically secure home, for the safety of your family. To have a safe home, quality wiring is very important. Right from personal computers, air conditioners, kitchen appliances to house lighting, wiring is used everywhere in the home. With technology growing rapidly in today's world, safety solutions for your home are easily available. To have effective house wiring solutions, we have given some important points below that you need to keep in mind.

The most important factor to remember before starting your house electrical work, is...
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Tuesday, 8 October 2013

What Makes Polycab Electrical Cables Different

Polycab electrical cables

Buying power cables and wires can be quite a difficult task, if we do not possess much knowledge about them. Using improper cables for power transmission can prove injurious to life and property, as they always bear a risk of power leakage and short circuits. Although there exists a wide range of electrical cables in the market, choosing a quality brand often becomes a tedious task when the market is filled with substandard duplicate wires. The first thing people need to check before purchasing wires or cables, is the reputation of the brand that they choose. A brand which has continuously maintained its reputation is more likely to produce quality cables over others.

Polycab is a brand which has been maintaining a steady growth and reputation, ever since its inception. Concentrating on using advanced technologies, it has revolutionized the wiring industry by producing quality cables and wires which aid in effective transmission of electricity and signals. The major factor which distinguishes Polycab cables from ordinary power cables is its construction and production. Created as per the international wiring standards, these cables bear a safety shield, which prevents electricity leakage and curbs short circuits. The latest innovation which has made them more competitive in the wiring and cable industry is known as Triguard technology.

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