Electrical Safety: Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters

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Electrical Safety: Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety information with a special focus on Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCIs) and the protection they provide against electrical fires. Included are a description of what an arc fault is and when it can occur, electrical fire statistics, types of AFCI breakers and the advanced protection AFCI receptacles provide and how to maintain them. We can do all that is possible to help prevent electrical fires in our homes and AFCIs are an effective component for doing just that. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner!

Special Thanks to ESFI (Electrical Safety Foundation International) for the article and infographic, Arc-Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCIs): Prevent Electrical Fires.