Replace Those Wall Plates

Wall Plates

Wall plates
What are wall plates you ask? They are the plastic covers over your power outlets or light switches. Wall plates are the decorative (or plain, depending on the style you choose) piece that hides the cutout in the wall. Behind them is where all the wires connect to the plug or switch.

You may ponder now why they need to be replaced. If they hide all that mess (holes in the walls and wires) shouldn’t we let them stay there, hiding away what we really don’t need to see? Continue reading “Replace Those Wall Plates”

Environmental Impact on Coaxial Cable

Coaxial CableWith the winter showing its signs, you may be thinking of its effects on your coaxial cables. And you are right to ponder in the matter. Weather changes and extreme weather may impact many elements of our technological age lifestyle. What can be a factor affecting environmental impact on coaxial cable? Here are the big ones:

 

Sunlight

Humidity and water vapor

Corrosive vapors and liquids

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