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Self-Test GFCI Indicators - Leviton Blog

Self-Test GFCI Indicators

A Self-Test GFCI receptacle has all the features of a conventional GFCI receptacle. In addition, this receptacle performs a self-test every 15...

Learning Your Service Panel - Leviton Blog

Learning Your Service Panel

In residential circuits, power is generated at a very high voltage and is stepped down to 7200VAC by transformers located at substations throughout

How to Terminate Atlas-X1 UTP Connectors

How to Terminate Atlas-X1™ UTP Connectors

New Atlas-X1 Cat 5e, 6, and 6A connectors greatly simplify terminations and reterminations, using an innovative wire manager with strain relief and...

How Universal Dimmers Work

Tech Talk – How Universal Dimmers Work

When electricity was first introduced into the home, folks were happy to be able to simply turn a switch and watch as the electric light turned on.

Fiber Optic Polarity 101: A-B Polarity

Fiber Optic Polarity 101: A-B Polarity

Leviton's Technical Service Reps often receive questions about ensuring proper polarity in fiber optic networks.

How to install an AFCI - Leviton Blog

How to install an AFCI

A simple step-by-step guide on how to safely install an AFCI in your home.

Dimmer Types - Leviton Blog

Dimmer Types and Where They Should Be Used

Dimmers can help you create the perfect ambiance within a room.

How Tamper Resistant Receptacles Work - Leviton Blog

How Tamper Resistant Receptacles Work

Leviton makes it easy for you to comply with the 2008 NEC mandate for TR Receptacles in all new residential housing.

How to test a Leviton GFCI - Leviton Blog

How to test a Leviton GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter)

For personal safety, it’s really important to have GFCI outlets in your home.