According to the National Electric Code, all new construction requires arc-fault circuit interrupters (AFCI) on both residential and commercial properties. These new breakers are separate from the ground fault interrupt breakers in your home's original construction. Unless your property was built or remodeled after 2005, it might not be there. Ohio Electric Services will ensure your home is up to code and provides proper (AFCI) protection in Dayton, OH.
Going out of your way to install AFCI protection may seem like a hassle. Ohio Electric Services recommends AFCI protection because: