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National Fire Prevention Week 2021

National Fire Prevention Week 2021

This week marks the beginning of National Fire Prevention Week. This event started nearly 100 years ago in 1922, making it the oldest continuously running U.S. Public Health Observance—and for good reason! The theme this year is “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety,”...

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DRYER OUTLET – 3 PRONG OR 4 PRONG?

DRYER OUTLET – 3 PRONG OR 4 PRONG?

  Choosing the Right Dryer Outlet for Your Home So you moved into a new home, and your dryer plug does not fit the receptacle. Either your dryer cord has too many or too few prongs to fit. This issue is common and doesn't mean your home has bad wiring, and...

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NCVT-1 NON CONTACT VOLTAGE TESTER Recall Notice

NCVT-1 NON CONTACT VOLTAGE TESTER Recall Notice

Klein Tools is issuing a voluntary product recall on the NCVT-1 in our Test and Measurement Line due to a potential safety hazard. We are working together with the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada to recall these products and replace...

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Outdoor Emergency Disconnects For Dwelling Units

Outdoor Emergency Disconnects For Dwelling Units

Every three years, the NEC (National Electrical Code) creates updates to their electrical wiring and equipment installation requirements for the safety of the electrical contractors performing the installations, as well as for homeowners, business owners, first...

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Ground Fault Circuit Requirements

Ground Fault Circuit Requirements

Each code change cycle more and more movement towards whole house GFCI protection occurs. The 2020 NEC is no different. In the past, GFCI protection in dwellings was required for 125-volt, single-phase, 15- and 20- ampere receptacles in specific locations. This cycle...

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Arc Flash

Arc Flash

At Bad Monkey Electric, we stand behind our safety manual. Not only is it our duties to understand the National Electrical Code but we understand how to safely interact with electrical equipment on a daily basis -Steve Gill (President) With only an estimated 5-10...

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Emergency Lighting

Emergency Lighting

Emergency lights should be tested monthly by a certified technician. Bad Monkey Electric will perform a 90 minute battery load test & install a certified inspection sticker on every unit. All exit lights are required to stay illuminated for at least 90...

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