How long does it take to switch electricity suppliers?

Answer The process of switching electricity suppliers generally takes 4 to 6 weeks. Switching providers will not interrupt your service. All that changes is the company that sells you power, not the compa... Read More »

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When you dim your lights with a dimmer switch does it then use less electricity?

Yes. The Rheostat creates more resistance, and therefore less luminaries are produced.

Does using a dimmer switch save electricity?

Installing a dimmer switch can be an appropriate way to save electricity. It is useful for times when you need a certain degree of light, but not as much as a full-powered bulb provides.References:... Read More »

If a light switch is on, but there is no bulb in the lights, are you using electricity?

Depends on the type of light fixture....incandescent fixture,(common screw in type bulb) no. Fluorescent fixture, or similar fixture with ballast, (long tube type bulb) then yes. Any time you ha... Read More »

If I have a light switch on but there is no bulb in the socket, is electricity being used?

Forget the electric bill, it is a serious safety hazard. There is electricity flowing to that socket! You don't want to electrocute yourself or some innocent child.