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4 Reasons to Get a Whole House Generator

In 2020, the number of blackouts across the USA jumped by nearly three quarters. Much of the impact of these could have been avoided, or mitigated, through the use of a whole house generator that could keep the home running. Though, not everyone is yet convinced of how effective they are.

Below we have listed four reasons why a whole house generator is a good idea for your home, as well as that of your neighbors and the entire community. By the end, you should be able to talk about generator installation from a position of knowledge.

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Explaining the Different Levels of EV Charging

In 2021, EV sales in the U.S. hit 608,000, nearly doubling what it was in 2020! As you can see, more and more people are choosing to go electric every day, but there are still a lot of skeptics due to the need for charging stations. Some people worry charging stations aren’t widespread enough to get them from point A to point B in their journey. However, there are currently over 109,307 charging ports across the United States, and that number keeps growing! To get your motor running, we’re going to share everything you need to know about EV charging levels and the requirements for installing a charging station. Who knows, maybe we’ll convince you to go electric along the way. 

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At-Home EV Charging FAQ

Having an electric vehicle (EV) is great for the environment, but questions often arise related to charging stations. Specifically, where to find them, if they’re available for home use, and what the at-home installation process entails. In this at-home EV charging FAQ, you’ll find the answers to all of your questions about electric car charging stations for home!

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AC vs. DC EV Charging: What is the Difference?

Did you know that almost 40 percent of Americans say that they’re considering investing in an electric vehicle once their current car is ready to be replaced? That’s because there are many benefits of making the switch to an electric vehicle. If you’re one of those considering making the switch, it’s crucial to understand the two main types of chargers on the market. Keep reading to learn the differences between AC vs. DC EV charging!

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Common Fire Code Violations and How to Avoid Them

ROS Electric has been helping customers resolve their fire code violations for over 30 years! Our experienced staff can evaluate your situation, figure out how to remedy it, and assist in the correction. We will work with the Federal, State, or Local Agency responsible for the issuance of the violation until it has been abated. Keep reading to learn about some of the fire code violations more in-depth!

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Commercial and Residential Security Alert Systems

The use of security alert systems is on the rise in the United States. In fact, 38% of Americans are using some form of home security. Whether it is a security camera or door sensor, homeowners want to feel secure.

Business owners are also getting in on the action. Commercial security systems allow business owners to deter crime and protect their business assets. 

Read on to learn all about residential security systems, as well as, explore commercial security systems so that you can compare the two.

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LED lighting, LED lights

LED Lighting FAQs

In commercial and residential applications, LED lighting offers advantages that CFL and incandescent lighting can’t match. For example, LEDs (light-emitting diodes) last up to 25 times longer than incandescent bulbs and five times longer than CFLs (compact fluorescent lamps). That’s just the start of the benefits list! Let’s dive into all of the other benefits and common questions about LED lights.

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