Blogs

  • Introducing: Graybar GBid Estimating Software

    Graybar’s new estimating software, GBid, helps small and medium contractors generate accurate, consistent bid documents to present to customers. Learn more.

    07/24/2014

  • Bussmann Fuses Made Simple - Control Circuits

    Eaton’s Bussmann business has introduced the Fuses Made Simple – Control Circuits program, which provides the easiest and fastest way to select and specify the right control circuit fuse. Now, each Bussmann control circuit fuse has a unique, identifying color band that represents the fuse’s maximum voltage rating. Read more.

    07/23/2014

  • Acuity Brands Incito 6" Adjustable LED

    Introducing the new Incito™ 6" adjustable LED downlight from Lithonia Lighting®, an energy-efficient solution that gives customers the ability to mount from an angled ceiling. Learn more.

    07/22/2014

  • Lighting

    Stay up-to-date with the latest in lighting news, legislation and new products to save you money and run more efficiently.

  • Panduit Technical Webinars

    Stay up-to-date on the latest topics from Panduit. Panduit is hosting a series of technical webinars, some of which qualify for BICSI Continuing Education Credits. Read more.

    07/21/2014

  • Accessories for the Bolt Star

    The larger outer diameter concrete forming tubes found in certain regions of the U.S. and Canada are typically “nested” or slipped over the outside of standard 18” or 24” tubes to save on shipping costs and storage space. Read more.

    07/19/2014

  • New Hoffman Website

    Pentair's Hoffman brand has launched a new, combined global website – PentairProtect.com.

    07/18/2014

  • Solar Energy and Storage

    While the prospect of selling excess back to the grid is attractive in theory, it basically limits the way an array is utilized since in a purely grid-tied situation, when the grid goes down, the solar array stops producing. Read more.

    07/17/2014

  • T8 Before It's Too Late

    Federal legislation effective July 14, 2014, ends the manufacturing of T8 linear fluorescent lamps. But your chance to capitalize on remaining inventory is just beginning! There are attractive T8 options to consider, but you need to act fast while supplies last.

  • Four Title 24 Standards You Should Implement, Even If You Are Not In California

    Should we design lighting systems to Title 24 requirements even if we aren’t designing in California? What’s the worst that can happen? You might find out that it actually IS easy being green. The California Energy Commission estimates that the 2013 standard will result in 372 GWh/year in electricity savings. That’s for non-residential buildings in California alone! Read more.

    07/16/2014