About: Joel H. - Owner
Advantage Services is a family owned and operated company. Master electrician Joel Hinds founded the company in 1996 and has been serving the tri-city area for 16 years.
Recent Posts by Joel H. - Owner
Landscaping lighting adds a touch of color to your backyard. By using landscape lighting in your front and backyard, you not only add security to your home, but beauty and style as well. You can add lights to any landscape design. Installing solar lights in your front or backyard is an easy chore that almost anyone can...Read more
Some electric code violation guidelines of interest include: BathroomsRead more
- You can only install GFCI (ground fault current interrupter) receptacles in bathrooms.
- There must be a receptacle within 3 feet of the outside edge of sink basin.
- No receptacles face-up on countertops.
- Because some receptacles power high-wattage devices like hair dryers, there must be at least one separate 20 amp. branch...
The standard household electrical outlet consists of two three-pronged, polarized receptacles. Each receptacle has a 120-volt ‘hot’ wire, a neutral wire and a ground. This dual design allows the use of either hot wire to supply the standard 120-volt household circuits. For higher power applications like clothes dryers, electric ranges and air conditioners, a single...Read more
Recent Comments by Joel H. - Owner
- December 20, 2016 on Surge Protection