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5 Common Signs of Electrical Issues in the Home

By Joe McNulty | September 17, 2020

Being ‘tuned into’ your home depends heavily on two key variables: a fundamental understanding of the basics, and good situational awareness. But these are not always easy to obtain. More than any other home topic, this holds true for your home’s electrical system and its health. Electrical hazards that lead to fires most often develop over time. Ting catches the hazard before it has a chance to ‘blossom’ into something much worse.

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Electricity 101 for Homeowners

By Joe McNulty | September 17, 2020

Most homeowners don’t fully understand the more technical aspects of electricity. And they shouldn’t be expected to. However, as a homeowner, it is quite helpful to have general knowledge about one of the most important resources in your home. If you’re not one of the relatively few who know electricity well, why not start here?

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Did You Know? Laptop Power Supplies and House Fires

By Joe McNulty | September 18, 2020

Few people think that laptop power supplies can cause devastating electrical fires. While not a common occurrence, they can – and do.

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Protected: What You Might Not Know about the Electrical Grid

By Joe McNulty | September 17, 2020

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Protected: Is Your Transformer Performing Well?

By Joe McNulty | September 17, 2020

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Ting Update: Why This Smart Home Innovation Makes Sense

By Joe McNulty | December 6, 2019

Homeowners, home service contractors, and the insurance industry have taken notice. Ting works – and works well. We’re pleased to provide an important update on Ting below, with additional information we hope will be meaningful for you, your family and your home.

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5 Steps to Better Fire Safety in the Home

By Joe McNulty | November 15, 2019

Fire safety in the home – it’s not just about smoke detectors. October is National Fire Prevention Month, but having a home fire safety plan is a year-round imperative.

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lightning at night behind house

Ting’s Origin Story

By Joe McNulty | October 1, 2019

Lightning detection, a devastating home electrical fire, and a whole lot of grit Dr. Stan Heckman is not your ordinary scientist, although he would like you to think that he is. Dr. Heckman received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Atmospheric Science, where his research focused on the physics of lightning.…

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