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Think You Can Go Without Whole-House Surge Protection?

Monday, June 5th, 2017

surge-protectionWe urge you to reconsider! In recent years, homeowners throughout the country have become increasingly dependent on electronic devices and high efficiency appliances. Coupled with inclement weather of any kind—but particularly thunderstorms—the risk of power surges has increased. Power surges pose a more serious threat than you may realize to your appliances, electronics, and your home in general.

You may think you can simply get by with the small, portable surge protectors you can buy at any hardware or office supply store—referred to as power strips. Hey, you can plug your TV, stereo, computer, lighting, and more all into one place—convenient, right? Unfortunately, this is not enough to offer the level of protection that is needed for your home. Instead you need Sharonville, OH whole-house surge protection.

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