What is a GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter)

What is a GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter)

GFCI (Ground fault circuit interrupter) according to Wikipedia is a device that shuts off an electric power circuit when it detects that current is flowing along an unintended path, such as through water or a person. It is used to reduce the risk of electric shock, which can cause the heart to stop or cause burns. Ground fault circuit interrupter is also called Residual…

My GFCI Keeps Tripping With Nothing Plugged In, Why?

My GFCI Keeps Tripping With Nothing Plugged In, Why?

Someone asked this question – My GFCI Keeps Tripping With Nothing Plugged In, Why? You know, such can be so frustrating. Your GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter) keeps tripping, and you haven’t plugged anything in which you can think the appliance is faulty. In this article, we will discuss some probable causes. Firstly, What is…