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  • What Does ‘Home’ Mean To You?

    What Does ‘Home’ Mean To You?

    If you were asked to define ‘home’ in just a few words, which ones would you choose? Some will highlight the ideal house with a picket fence. Others will mention... Read more » The post What Does...

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  • ‘Four winters in Moscow’: Offer Marketing Director shares his expat journey

    ‘Four winters in Moscow’: Offer Marketing Director shares his expat journey

    There are leaves all over the ground on this afternoon in Franklin, Tennessee, USA. Fall is coming to an end and it’s gotten colder. Carlos Navarro, Offer Marketing Director for... Read more...

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  • Executive ‘Global nomad’ on living in four countries and three continents

    Executive ‘Global nomad’ on living in four countries and three continents

    It’s 8am and the view from the 27th floor of the Schneider headquarters in Boston is obscured by thick fog. Sitting at her desk, drinking a cup of coffee is... Read more » The post Executive...

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  • The Journey of Oz: from Egypt to the United States

    The Journey of Oz: from Egypt to the United States

    It’s almost noon, and from the 27th floor of the Schneider headquarters in Boston you can see the city in all the four cardinal directions. There, sitting at a desk... Read more » The post The...

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  • Why You Should Give a Smart Home Solution to Your Parents

    Life expectancy has increased significantly over the last century. In fact, a recent study by the World Health Organization suggests that the number of individuals over the age of 65... Read more...

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  • Why One Should go for Smart Homes – Not Only for Luxury but Also For Safety

    Why One Should go for Smart Homes – Not Only for Luxury but Also For Safety

    Smart home technology and smart home solutions are on the rise, both in terms of product availability and prevalence. However, much like other new innovation-driven developments, quite a large...

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  • “More Frequent and Severe” Blackouts Prompt Need for Residential Backup Power

    “More Frequent and Severe” Blackouts Prompt Need for Residential Backup Power

    Blackouts are nothing new to residential areas but there is evidence to suggest they are becoming more frequent and severe, prompting homeowners as well as the electricians who serve them... Read...

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  • Electrical distributors: futureproof your business!

    Electrical distributors: futureproof your business!

    In the last half-century, electrical distributors have played a vital role in the success and growth of the power industry. Through established distribution networks, brands such as Schneider...

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  • Interlock Kits vs. Split Bus Panels: What’s Best for your Customers?

    Interlock Kits vs. Split Bus Panels: What’s Best for your Customers?

    Written by Guest Blogger, Michele Hix, Vice President, Sales – West Region, USA.  The power just went out. Is your phone ringing off the hook? This week we saw widespread... Read more » The post...

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  • Portable Generators vs. Standby Generators vs. Solar: What’s Best?

    Portable Generators vs. Standby Generators vs. Solar: What’s Best?

    Written by Guest Blogger, Richard Korthauer, VP, Home and Distribution Business. Last week’s intentional power shut-offs across parts of California may have prevented devastating wildfires....

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  • Smart homes deliver smart business for electricians

    Smart homes deliver smart business for electricians

    Consider a day in the life of a smart home: Before you even wake up, your home is at work, adjusting the heat or air conditioning to ensure you are... Read more » The post Smart homes deliver...

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  • Gear up for the Festive Season with Schneider Electric

    Each passing year, homes all around the country eagerly await the festive season ranging across the span of two to three months during this time of the year. The two... Read more » The post Gear...

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  • Zencelo Switch for Your Modern Home

    Zencelo Switch for Your Modern Home

    Zencelo Switch is one of the Schneider Electric’s top-range switches. It is the world’s first full-flat switch designed aesthetically to perfection. The product’s Simplicity and Clean design are...

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  • Schneider Electric’s Premium Range of Electrical Devices are Unique, Reliable and Modern

    Schneider Electric’s Premium Range of Electrical Devices are Unique, Reliable and Modern

    Schneider Electric is spearheading in the electrical equipment industry across the globe. There are three key business offerings under its hood: Energy Management: The Energy Management business...

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  • 3 Reasons Why You Must Check Your Electrical Fittings Now

    3 Reasons Why You Must Check Your Electrical Fittings Now

    It is crucial to inspect your electrical fittings regularly and check the number of home appliances your house can support, especially if you stay in an old building. Switches, Sockets,... Read...

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  • A Unique Vision on Home Interior Design from the Industrial Design Experts

    A Unique Vision on Home Interior Design from the Industrial Design Experts

    When it comes to home innovation, we all live in a fantastic new era. Inventions such as a self-cleaning water bottles that use UVC LED light to eliminate bio-contaminants, or... Read more » The...

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  • What to Consider When Renovating a House

    What to Consider When Renovating a House

    Nowadays, there are a wide array of reasons as to why an individual would want to renovate their home. Whether a part of the house is in need of upgradations,... Read more » The post What to...

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  • Why Does Your MCB Trip?

    Why Does Your MCB Trip?

    Before we venture into the primary focus of this article, the first thing we need to answer is – what exactly is a Miniature Circuit Breaker? An MCB is an... Read more » The post Why Does Your...

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  • Completing 72 years of Independent India and How Our Homes Have Evolved

    Completing 72 years of Independent India and How Our Homes Have Evolved

    The recent influx of technology and automation in the manufacturing industry has completely transformed the way we as individuals live. The concept of the Internet of Things has also played... ...

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  • This Independence Day I Would Choose Convenience to Shop

    This Independence Day, we should all take time out of our day to celebrate exactly how different forms of businesses have been liberated in recent times with the emergence of... Read more » The...

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