Category: House wiring

  • Good surge protector? How many joules

    Good surge protector?How many joules. Is a question a lot of people ask before buying a surge protector. I have listed recommended number of joules for various home appliances below. What is a surge protector? it is a small electronic gadget that protects electrical home appliances from voltage spikes in a home. A surge protector […]

  • Electrical material list for a house.

    Electrical material list for a house.

    Electrical material list for a house. This is a comprehensive list of all materials that you will need to do electrical house wiring for your house. Conduit pipes. Couplings/Female bushes Adapters/Male bushes Bends/elbows Junction boxes/Loop inboxes Switch boxes Sockets boxes Cooker control boxes Distribution board/Consumer unit Meter box Circuit breakers Cables Switches Sockets Cooker control […]

  • Light fitting in home.

    Light fitting in home.

    Light fitting in a home is a very important thing to talk about. It is light fitting that adds beauty to a home. Therefore, I am going to share with you, the little knowledge that I have. When you want to buy a light fitting for your home, there are a few things that you […]

  • Electrical cables in Zambia

    Electrical cables in Zambia

    I have decided to talk about electrical cables in Zambia, it’s because a lot of people ask me, what’s the best cable brand? For electrical house wiring. Most people would approach me and tell me Themba I bought such and such cable is it good? This is a difficult question to answer because you should […]

  • Colour codes for electrical wires.

    What is the colour codes for electrical wires? This is a system where the colour of a wire represents the function of a wire in a circuit. There are a lot of colour codes for electrical wires. There is the American wiring colour code and the British wiring code. I am not saying that there […]