Texas 7-Step; How to Start a Business in Texas

What every start-up needs to know in the state of Texas. Congratulations, you finally decided to start your side business or go at it full time.  It is so exciting and a tad overwhelming especially when you don’t know where to start.  Whether you’re thinking about starting your own electrical contractor business or you need […]

Electrical Phone Apps

How to add a webpage on your iPhone or iPad’s home page like an App for easy access. Many guys have asked us how they can reference the free tables and indexes we have on our blog and website.  Here is a simple step-by-step picture tutorial on how to accomplish this. You can do this […]

2014 NEC Book Style and Layout

When it comes to the 2014 NEC book it is an understatement when we say the Index at the back of the book can send people into vicious circles during an exam.  Electricians that aren’t too familiar with the books will waste precious limited minutes looking up a keyword.  When you apply for your license exam it is […]

Freebie of the Month: Mike Holt’s 2014 NEC Index

Freebie of the Month: Mike Holt’s 2014 NEC Index This free resource is from Mike Holt Enterprises.  This index was designed by Mike Holt to help electricians find what they are looking for in the 2014 NEC book in seconds.  All the difficult key words are listed and also includes the sections where these words […]

States Electrical License Information

State of Oklahoma- Open the State of Oklahoma Electrical, Mechanical, Roofing, and Plumbing Examinations Candidate Information Bulletin Before paying for your examination registration, be sure you understand the contents of this bulletin. Please retain and use it as a reference when contacting PSI. Visit the State of Oklahoma Construction Industries Board View Rules/Laws Forms/Applications Bond […]

Texas Electrical License Registration Forms

Happy Friday! Most of us are ready and eager to start the weekend yesterday.  It’s been pretty chilly around the Austin area and I tell you I haven’t been happier to see a Friday in a long while.  We are on our way to the Houston seminar and it sure beats hanging out in the […]

2014 Code Changes and How it Affect the Texas Exam

With the 2011 Texas exam coming to end, we prepare to understand and review the 2014 NEC® and code changes.  If you didn’t take the 2011 exam don’t worry, the exam is not vastly different….yet.  It typically evolves over time in about (just an estimate here) 6 months.  The exam from 2011 and the exam […]

Aha, Approved Book for Electrical Exam

For the past 5 years we’ve had customers ask us if we have the NEC book highlighted for their particular state exam.  What’s more some states like Illinois and Missouri don’t take state exams, they take city or county exams.  So what we have introduced is the Highlighted NEC that is made to order.  You […]

2011 NEC Book

By the way guys, some of you have cool employers that provide you with your own copy of the NEC book and some of you don’t.  For those of you who have to buy your own book, check out our on-line store on our website for your own copy. Stop by and get your own […]