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How To Add More Charging Ports Without Using All Of Your Electrical Outlets

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It may seem that the scarcity of charging ports in your home is growing exponentially. It’s bad enough that all of your phones and tablets need USB ports, but now accessories such as remote controls are being charged with USB connections instead of plugs. You can add precious USB charging ports without sacrificing equally precious electrical outlets by replacing your traditional outlets with those enhanced with USB ports. What do you need to change to a USB enhanced outlet?…

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Electrical Or Appliance: Refrigerator Troubleshooting

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If your refrigerator has started making unusual sounds, it’s important that you address it right away. Depending on the problem, you could have a fan or compressor that’s failing. In a case like that, you’ll risk potential refrigerator failure if you don’t address it. Save yourself the cost and aggravation of losing everything in the unit by knowing when to spot trouble. Here are a few things to listen for and tips to deal with them.…

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Flickering Lights: What Can You Do About Them?

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You might expect power outages and flashing lights to occur during a major storm. But if your lights flicker off and on all the time, you may wonder what’s really going on with your electricity. You shouldn’t ignore the flashing lights in your home, as they can be symptoms of a much bigger issue, such as damaged wiring. Here’s more information about your home’s electrical problems and what you can do about them.…

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