Fibre Optic Vs. Copper Cable

Over the last few years, the communications industry has seen a steady shift from copper wires to fiber optic cables. The difference in the amount of data that can be transmitted between the two is staggering. A standard copper wire is capable of carrying up to 10Gbps, or 10 billion bits per second, while fiber…

Diagnosing GFCI Outlet Problems

GFCI outlets, technically known as ground fault circuit interrupters, are outlets built to turn themselves off when there’s an imbalance between incoming and outgoing currents. By doing this, it protects electrical wiring from overheating and possibly catching fire. You’ll normally find GFCI outlets in bathrooms and kitchens, places where you’ll find a higher amount of…

When to Replace a Furnace - Netco Electric - Moncton Riverview Dieppe Electrician

Our service department is OPEN!

Despite our region being in Orange Phase currently, we wanted to remind you, our fantastic clients, neighbours, and friends, that here at Netco Electric, our service department is fully open. Not just emergency calls, but any electrical work that you need to be done, we can help. Of course, we have some safety protocols in…

When to Replace a Furnace - Netco Electric - Moncton Riverview Dieppe Electrician

When To Replace a Furnace

The thing you can always count on is that there will never be a good time for your furnace to need to be replaced. It’s one of those things that always follows Murphy’s Law and happens at the least opportune time. Last month we talked about the things you can do yourself to ensure that…

Furnace Maintenance - Netco Electric - Moncton Riverview Dieppe Electrician

Furnace Maintenance

With the colder weather already starting to hit us, now is the time to make sure your furnace is ready for winter! A quick self-check and with a little bit of maintenance can help you along the way! Give it the Once-Over: Stand back and take a look. Make sure any venting pipe is securely…