5 Essential Tools for the Tech-Savvy Business Traveler

According to the U.S. Travel Association, Americans logged 457.4 million “person-trips” for business purposes last year, a person-trip defined as “one person on a trip away from home overnight in paid accommodations or on a day or overnight trip to places 50 miles or more [one-way] from home.”

For many of you, the work doesn’t take a coffee break when you leave the office. There’s always one more email to send, one more report to look over, one more spreadsheet to complete. To avoid missing critical deadlines while you’re on the go, you’ve got to stay plugged in. And to do that, you need these essential devices to keep you organized and productive. [Read more…]

Inverter/Charger vs. UPS System.. which should I use to backup my sump pump?

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The Power Inverter/Charger is the heart of a sump pump battery backup system, and is responsible for three important jobs:
1. Charging the batteries and keeping them fully charged at all times
2. Sensing when the power has gone out and automatically switching to battery power
3. Converting the power stored in your batteries from DC power into AC power, which runs your sump pump
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