GFCI Outlets – What Are They? What Makes Them Important?

Not all receptacles are engineered alike.  GFCI stands for “ground-fault circuit interrupter” and is designed as a safety outlet to prevent electrical shock and electrical fires. GFCI outlets differ from fuses. Fuses act as a safeguard against electrical fires by heating faster than a wire if a hot wire happens to come into contact with […]

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