March 2010: Residential Special Report


In February 2010, two record-breaking, back-to-back snowstorms pounded the Mid-Atlantic region. Officially, the Washington,...

Homeowners have often dreamed of small-scale devices that can be installed on their roofs...

The second annual Osram Sylvania (Danvers, Mass.) Socket Survey reveals a paradox in Americans’...

Electrical contractors and independent wiring companies have been installing communication wiring in homes since...

Sort by
| March 2010
Every year, the amount of electricity used by information and communications technology (ICT) equipment increases substantially.

| March 2010
Lately, I’ve received a number of inquiries from contractors concerning the installation of lightning protection systems.

| March 2010
“CFLs in America: Lessons Learned on the Way to Market,” published by the Department of Energy (DOE), concludes that technical and quality problems with early compact fluores

| March 2010
Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell, Northford, Conn., has released its 2010 training schedule comprising 100 accredited educational sessions taking place throughout the United Stat

| March 2010
Having covered how to design and install fiber optic networks in recent columns, we are ready to start a new series, “Testing the Fiber Optic Cable Plant.”