Electricity terms are important to understand but tricky to remember, especially if you don't hear them often. Understanding these common electrical terms and definitions helps you communicate effectively with professionals and allows you to make informed decisions regarding electrical repairs, upgrades, and safety.
We understand this difficulty for those unfamiliar with electrician-speak, so we've compiled a list of the top 10 electrical terms that every homeowner should know. Each term is defined and given context as to why it’s important. By the end of this read, you should be able to talk about your electrical system confidently. Whether you're looking to enhance the safety and efficiency of your electrical setup or simply curious about the inner workings of your power supply, you're in the right place.