An electrical surge is a sudden spike in voltage that flows through your electrical wires. It is often caused by lightning strikes or damage to an electrical line. This powerful boost of electricity can cause irreversible damage to major appliances and electronics.
Our technicians are experienced with surge protection devices and are ready to answer any questions you may have.
Safeguard Your Appliances with a Surge Protector
A surge protector is an electrical device that is designed to protect your major appliances and electronics against damage. At first glance, it may look like an ordinary power bar, however it serves a more important function. It works by diverting extra electricity into the outlet’s grounding wire and away from your device, keeping it safe.
A whole-home surge protector helps to protect:
- Gaming systems
- Water heaters
- Small electronics
- And more
Benefits of Using a Surge Protector
There are several benefits of using a surge protector in your home, including:
- Reduced Repairs: Increases the lifespan of your electronics and decreases the chance they will become damaged in a storm.
- Reduced Maintenance: Less damage means you are less likely to need costly maintenance visits.
- Cost-Effective: They are very affordable and will save you money in the long-run by not having to replace electronics as frequently.