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Eaton Residential Wiring Devices Featured on Season Two of FOX’s Competition Series “HOME FREE”


June 21, 2016
By Business Wire News

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga.

Power management company Eaton today announced it is showcasing its latest residential solutions on season two of FOX’s unscripted competition series “HOME FREE.” Eaton’s residential solutions highlight technologies defining the next generation of smart and energy-efficient homes. Season Two of HOME FREE premiered Thursday, June 16 (9:00 to 10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on FOX. The show is co-hosted by professional contractor Mike Holmes and former NFL player, Heisman Trophy winner and sports analyst Tim Tebow. More than 1,000 Eaton wiring devices and other residential solutions are used throughout homes featured in Season Two.

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Eaton is showcasing its latest residential solutions defining the next generation of smart and energ ...

Eaton is showcasing its latest residential solutions defining the next generation of smart and energy-efficient homes on season two of FOX’s unscripted competition series HOME FREE. The show premiered Thursday, June 16 on FOX and is co-hosted by professional contractor Mike Holmes and former NFL player, Heisman Trophy winner and sports analyst Tim Tebow. (Graphic: Business Wire)

“For the second season, HOME FREE is showcasing Eaton’s innovative residential electrical solutions,” said John Krause, senior manager, marketing, Eaton. “From circuit protection to USB receptacles, contestants and viewers are learning how Eaton’s products can help support enhanced safety, reliability and efficiency during home renovations.”

Mike Holmes and Tim Tebow are presenting contestants with tasks designed to test and challenge their skills as they compete to win a dream home for their personal heroes. Featured products include Eaton’s Whole Home Surge Protection, USB devices, tamper-resistant ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) receptacles, CH breakers and screwless wallplates in numerous colors. Additionally, temporary power is provided by Reliable Heating and Air, which is part of Eaton’s Certified Contractor Network (ECCN).

For more information about Eaton’s featured solutions, visit eaton.com/wiringdevices.

HOME FREE is produced by Critical Content and executive-produced by Tom Forman, George Verschoor, Brad Bishop, Andrew Marcus and Mike Holmes. The series will be distributed internationally by ELECTUS.

Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.

Eaton
Mark Horner, 412-893-3590
markhorner@eaton.com