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How to choose the best extension cord

If you are searching for the best extension cords for your needs then buying online is the way to go. If you can wait a day or two for shipping, you’ll find better quality and lower cost extension cords than you would be able to at local hardware stores.
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Do Surge Protectors Wear Out?

How do you know when your surge protector has degraded to the point where it's a simple power strip, no longer protecting anything? Read on.
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Extension Cord Safety Tips for Holiday Displays

The holidays are here - time to channel your inner Clark Griswold and decorate with outdoor lights, inflatables and yard art. The most spectacular displays all have one thing in common: electricity. And that means extension cords. Lots of extension cords.
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Why You Need CGM (Continuous Ground Monitoring) Extension Cords

CGM (Continuous Ground Monitoring) extension cords are a necessary tool on every work site because they allow you to see whether there is ground continuity with a quick glance at the end of the cord.
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Colored Extension Cords Offer More Than Bright Colors

Some people love the idea of buying neon extension cords because they offer a bright burst of color to the area where the extension cord is being used. But there are other advantages that these cords have to offer as well.
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The Differences Between Regular and Cold Weather Extension Cords

Some people make the mistake of thinking that any type of extension cord can be used for outside projects, but the truth is that you need certain types of cold weather extension cords if you will be using them in sub-zero temperatures.
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How to Choose the Correct Wire Gauge for Your Extension Cord

Picking the correct Wire Gauge for your Extension Cord.
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Introduction to the Various Types of Extension Cords

Whether you need your alarm clock to reach your nightstand or need your power tools to reach your workstation, when you need to buy various types of extension cords, Bad Ass Extension Cords has the perfect solution for you.
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The Difference in Two vs Three Prong Plugs on Extension Cords

A typical 120-volt outlet, often found in the United States, you will see two vertical slots and one round hole that is below and centered between the two vertical slots.
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Heavy Duty vs Basic: Choosing the Right Extension Cord

Extension cords have made life much more convenient, for homeowners, for contractors and for the weekend warrior looking to work on home improvement projects. Extension cords are not typically something people spend a lot of time researching, other than looking for the best price.

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Cords 101
How to choose the best extension cord

If you are searching for the best extension cords for your needs then buying online is the way to go. If you can wait a day or two for shipping, you’ll find better quality and lower cost extension cords than you would be able to at local hardware stores.) ...Read More

Cords 101
Do Surge Protectors Wear Out?

How do you know when your surge protector has degraded to the point where it's a simple power strip, no longer protecting anything? Read on.) ...Read More

Cords 101
Extension Cord Safety Tips for Holiday Displays

The holidays are here - time to channel your inner Clark Griswold and decorate with outdoor lights, inflatables and yard art. The most spectacular displays all have one thing in common: electricity. And that means extension cords. Lots of extension cords.) ...Read More