Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI) outlets must be installed in any area where electricity and water could come into contact, including bathrooms, kitchens, basements, pools, spas, utility rooms, attached garages and outdoor areas.
The are three basic types of GFCIs:
Certain electrical circuits require Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCIs) in order to meet ‘national electrical code’ requirements.
An AFCI is a circuit breaker designed to prevent an electrical fire by disconnecting the power from a circuit when an unintended electrical arc is encountered.
An example of an unintended electrical arc is a downed power line caused by storms or trees falling.
For more information related to AFCI protection visit the AFCI Safety Organization.
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