What Size Wire for 200 Amp Service?

When it comes to electrical wiring, using the right size wire is crucial. The size of wire you use determines the amount of current it can safely handle.  If you are looking to install a 200 amp service wire or breaker in your home, the minimum size of wire you will need is 4/0 awg … Read more

50 Amp Wire Size

A 50 amp circuit breaker will require a 6 AWG copper wire to perform. But if you are using aluminum wire, it will require a 4 gauge wire size. Using the wrong wire size may affect the safety of your electrical system. Wire sizing is one of the skill that differentiates real electricians from quacks. … Read more

What is a 15-amp Circuit Breaker Used for?

A 15 amp breaker is used to protect light bulbs and small appliances from faulty electrical currents. They are common in bedrooms and living rooms, usually on a 15-amp circuit. 15 Amp circuit breakers protect smaller appliances from overcurrent and short circuits. If you want to install the device in your home, make sure you know … Read more