3 Electrical Tools that Homeowners Should Have in Cos Cob, CT 06807
By John Anello, Stamford Area Electrician, Call Safe and Sound Electric at 203-536-0021
(Safe and Sound Electric LLC)
As an electrician in Cos Cob, CT, I depend on my electrical tools for my livelihood. Having good quality tools and having the right one for the task at hand is of the most important parts of what I do. I carry a large number of tools and materials with me, but there are a few that every homeowner should have in their toolbox. One of my favorite tools is a non-contact voltage detector. Basically, it can detect live current through the insulation on a wire. The one I use is made by Klein Tools, which has been making linesman tools for about 150 years. I use this electrical tool everyday. Many manufacturers make similar products and they usually cost between $10 and $20. Let’s say that you turn the switch on a lamp and it does not work. The problem could be the bulb, the switch, o...