Whole House Surge Protection For Lynchburg and Surrounding CommunitiesWhat is a power surge? A power surge is simply an unexpected increase in voltage. Inside the home large appliances like air conditioners are responsible for power fluctuations. Outside sources come from lightning strikes and power grid changes.
When the electrical current passes through an electrical device and exceeds the operating range an electrical arc and heat can destroy the wiring and components.
Today, appliances and electronics are more sophisticated and contain little circuit boards. Washers, dryers, refrigerators, televisions and many more have circuit boards. There are a lot in our homes that need to be protected from power surges . . . even LED lighting.
You’re plugging in thousands of dollars’ worth of electronics that need protection. The best solution is a whole house surge protector which can handle much larger voltage changes than those little power strips.
Now, more than ever it pays to invest in whole house surge protection for your home. If you have questions about protecting your home from damaging power surges, give us a call, we’re happy to help.