According to NADI (North American Detectors Inc.) every year, 1,700 people die from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning in North America and over 10,000 more are treated or hospitalized. However, there are many preventable steps you can take to ensure your family is protected against CO poisoning.
10 tips to carbon monoxide safety:
It’s a wise decision to be ready before the next electrical surge hits your home. Get a whole-house surge protection systems in Rapid City SD, that will protect not only your power lines, but your cable and telephone lines. If you protect yourself from a power surge at the source you will experience benefits like:
Saving Time and Money – After an electrical surge all your neighbors will be spending time calling electricians to come out and replace the microprocessors in all their electronic devices. Your neighbors will have to shell out countless dollars to replace electronic devices that no longer function. But, if you have a whole home surge protector you will be able to sit back, relax and be secure in the fact that once the power returns, all your expensive electronics will return to normal.
Insurance for Your Electronics – Whole home surge protectors provide inexpensive insurance compared to the cost of replacing all your electronics.
Peace of Mind – You can relax the next time a lightning storm occurs or the next power surge takes place in your area. You can rest assured that your electrical devices are protected.
It only takes seconds to destroy countless expensive electronic devices, so don’t wait until it is too late!
Call Mick's Electric Inc. in Rapid City today to get your whole house surge protection! 605-348-2335
We can design a system complete for your needs. We still recommend to protect yourself from surges that originate within the house, it is a good idea to take extra precaution and continue to use power strip/surge protectors for extra sensitive or expensive devices.
Every year fires occur because surge protectors are not being properly used!
Here are some suggestions to keep your surge protectors from being improperly used:
Smoke Detectors Save Lives!
Smoke detectors (smoke alarms), when properly installed and maintained provide early warning when fires break out. The most fatal fires occur at night when people are asleep. Often, victims never wake up. A working smoke alarm will sound an alarm to alert you, giving you precious time to escape. Early warning increases your chances for you and your loved ones to get out of a fire safely. Contact Mick's Electric Inc in Rapid City for an appointment 605-348-2335.
Smoke Detector Safety Tips
During the typical year, home electrical problems account for 67,800 fires and $868 million in property loss. Most electrical fires are caused by problems with faulty electrical outlets and old wiring. (source:U.S. Fire Administration)
What causes power surges? Lightning, problems with the utility company’s equipment, large appliances cycling power on and off, faulty wiring, and downed power lines are just a few things that cause power surges.
What is at risk? All items that have a microprocessor are at risk during a power surge. This includes items like: televisions, computers, tablets, refrigerators, washers, dryers, ovens, alarm systems, heating and cooling systems, microwaves, telephones and cell phones. It is amazing how many items in your house actually need to be protected from an electrical surge. If an electrical surge were to occur today, how much money would you stand to lose?
Wouldn’t it make sense to have ONE surge protector that would protect your entire house? Mick's Electric Inc. offers options for Whole House Surge Protection in Rapid City.
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