77 – Solar Power – (Interview)

This podcast is an interview with Mr. Gaelan Brown of GroSolar, the largest solar technology company in the US.   They both install systems and sell them to other installers and homeowners.  We discuss all aspects of Solar Energy including the types of systems (hot water & electric – both battery and grid-tie), how they […]

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58 – Back-up Power

A podcast on generators covering the types, fuels, sizing, and how to safely hook one up. Link to interlocks for panels:  http://www.interlockkit.com/ Honda Generators:  http://www.hondapowerequipment.com/products/Generators/ http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-58-Electrical_8.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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57-3-Way Switches & The Panel

A podcast trying to explain how to wire three and four way switches and how to safely work in your breaker box.  Please be careful – hire an electrician to tie in your feeds if you are not sure.  I can not be responsible for your actions!  Get someone who has done it before to […]

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56 – Outlet and switch wiring

This podcast looks at how to wire an outlet and a switch with a few variations thrown in for good measure.  3-ways will be covered in the next podcast, as will tying them into the main breaker panel. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-56-Electrical_6.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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54 – Electrical Lay-out

In this podcast, we talk a bit about laying out your electrical wiring and start talking about installing it. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-54-Electrical_5.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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53 – Elect. Code Requirements

This podcast looks at the various code requirements you will have to be aware of when wiring your home. Links of Interest: Homeowner’s Guide for Residential Wiring http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-53-Electrical_4.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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50 – Electrical Basics

The first show on electrical home wiring, focusing on the power that enters our homes and how to get it in with a new service and breaker box http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-50-Electrical_1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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