Electrical Basics Blog

Home Theater Cable Management

Monday, April 7, 2014
Home Theater Cable Management

Wow, it sure is exciting to get a brand new Home Theater System, so it’s easy to forget to make a plan to organize your home theater installation. You’ve got the 47” high definition TV (maybe even in 3D), a great surround sound system and cable TV hooked up. Looks good from the front, but what about the back?

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Keep Your Family Safe Even When You’re Not Home!

Friday, February 7, 2014

Our Premises Monitoring System warns you of: Power failuresFreezing conditionsWater leaks/floodsAnd it will call you on as many as three off-site phone numbers that you program into the easy-to-set terminal when there’s a problem. You can install this system in minutes to your existing phone line because no special wiring is required. When the power fails, or the temperature falls below 45 degrees Fahrenheit, or it detects water with its special sensor, the device phones the off-site numbers...

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We Wish You a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Everyone here at Electrical Basics wishes you a very Merry Christmas and the very best in the New Year! As you celebrate Christmas  – we want you to know we celebrate with you, and want nothing the but the best for you our loyal customers through the Christmas Holiday and on into the New Year! Not always glamorous, but always reliable, we’re proud that you use our selection of: Cable Ties / Zip TiesWire Mounting Routing Plastic ClampsBumpers & FeetWire ConnectorsElectrical...

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3 Must-Have Tools You Need to Work with Electricity

Friday, December 13, 2013

When you’re working with electricity having the right selection of tools makes all the difference. We recommend you have the following tools:1.   Cable Tie Installation ToolThe right cable tie installation tool will let you quickly secure a single wire or a bunch with proper tension and proper length. We offer a selection of cable tie tools – some with pistol grips for easy use and some with heavy duty pliers-type grips. Check out our cable tie installation tools now.2.   Wire...

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