Surge Protection to Protect Your Electronics & Appliances
Preventing damage to your circuit board and your electrical system is extremely important, and you never know when any part of that system might be damaged by an electrical surge. It's important to take steps to make sure that your home's electrical system won't be damaged unexpectedly, and our surge protection systems are the perfect way to do that. Surge protection will prevent damage and help you keep your electrical system safe, reliable, and functional.
Power surges are sudden spikes in voltage that travel through your electrical system. These surges can come from within your home or from outside of your home. A surge might occur when you turn on a large electrical appliance, or when there's a downed power pole or nearby lightning strike.
Power surged don't always have detrimental effects—they may simply cause your lights to flicker momentarily. However, it's possible for power surges to cause extensive damage to your home's electrical system, electrical components, or appliances. At Twinson Electric, our electricians can install a surge protector in your home to ensure that your electrical system has all of the protection that it needs. Give us a call today to learn more about the surge protectors and electrical services we offer that can safeguard your appliances and electronics.
Why Invest in Whole Home Surge Protection?
Surge protection devices can prevent serious damage to your home's electrical system. Electrical surges can cause damage to your home's circuitry, which can lead to wiring corrosion, unreliable power, or even a house fire. Surges can also cause damage to any electrical appliances that are overloaded.
Our Ossining electricians can work with you to ensure that these risks are minimized by installing a surge protection system in your home. Our surge protections systems can help you keep the risk of unexpected damage to a minimum. Surge protectors redirect any excess energy that your electrical system generates back into the ground so that none of your electrical appliances or the electrical system itself will be damaged.
Whole-Home vs. Point-of-Use Surge Protectors
A whole house surge protector protects your home's electronics from surges that come from outside of your home. They are generally the only line of defense that appliances like air conditioners, refrigerators, or other large appliances have against power surges. Point-of-use surge protectors are designed to protect smaller components like TVs, DVD players, or computers from all types of surges.
Our Ossining electricians can work with you to decide whether whole-home surge protectors would beneficial to your home.
If you are looking for a reliable electrician that specializes in surge protection, please call 914-762-4342 or complete our online request form.
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