Increasingly, homeowners are turning to home alternative energy sources and smart technology to save money on electrical costs. They want electrical technology that is better for the environment and their pocket books. As electrical trends continue to evolve, it’s important to know which innovations are rising to the top of this exciting industry.
Grounded outlets have been a necessity in American homes since the 1960s. However, with modern devices like phones, tablets and computers, homeowners want faster, easier ways to charge their batteries.
Outlets designed specifically for USB ports can be installed by swapping out a traditional outlet. A new receptacle can mean homeowners don’t have to choose between the table lamp, charging their phone, and turning on the A/C window unit. Additionally, homeowners can rest easy knowing that as technology evolves, USB outlets are replaceable.
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