Category: Home Electricity

Power Consumption ( Wattage ) of Household Appliances

Find the wattage consumed by your home appliance to calculate the total electrical load of your house. All the electrical appliances come with the maximum wattage it consumes printed on it along with its operative voltage. Television :500 Watts Laptops : 20 – 50 Watts Home Internet Router : 5...

10 Reasons Why your are getting High Electricity Bills

There are certain things in life we can’t control: cost of living in certain cities, the stock market, who will win the next world cup? However, there are others where you have a say on how they’ll turn out, such as: what are you having for dinner tonight, whether you’ll...

Maintenance checklist for your bathroom water heater

Water heaters are one of most commonly used equipment in any household.  However, factors such as the size of your home and number of members in your family play a vital role in the type of water heater ideal for your home. There are two categories to choose from when...

How to choose the right water heater for your kitchen?

We live in a tech upgrading world and there are constant upgrades with appliances as well. Kitchen appliances and water heaters for the kitchen is one of them. Hot water in a workplace like a kitchen is a must for many reasons, whether it’s for cleaning, sanitising cutlery and crockery...

How much energy do my household appliances use?

How much energy do my household appliances use?

List of the Power Consumption of Typical Household Appliances. The following list points out typical values for the wattage of some devices you would find in your home so that you can compare them. Appliance Minimum Maximum 100W light bulb (Incandescent) 100W 100W 25″ colour TV 150W 150W 3″ belt...

How to Calculate the Electrical load of your house?

Be it for deciding the roof top solar plant capacity or for checking the excess electricity consumption of your home or office, we need to know the total electricity load we are consuming. Calculating the total electricity consumption of a building is not that hard. The electrical load of a...