Surge Protection Services in Connecticut
At Electrical Connection, we provide a full range of surge protection services in Connecticut. We are a locally-owned, full service electrical contractor who provides electrical installations, repairs, and routine maintenance to homes and businesses throughout the Hartford and Newington areas. We install whole-home surge protection devices to protect your entire home from electrical damages due to bad weather or other problems. Call us today to find solutions to all of your electrical needs.
Electrical Connection provides electrical services to homes and businesses throughout the state of Connecticut.
Why Do I Need a Surge Protector?
When the voltage becomes too high in an electrical circuit it’s known as a power surge. A surge protector redirects any excess energy away from your electrical devices when there’s a power surge. Most homeowners use power strips for surge protection and to help protect electronics and larger appliances from damage. However, there are other options that can provide even better protection, especially for heating and AC systems and large appliances that use a lot of energy.
Whole-House Surge Protection
Power strips can be used to protect electronic equipment. They do not, however, provide ultimate protection against inclement weather and everyday strain from the electrical output of larger systems that use electricity, such as HVAC systems and refrigerators. Even small surges can cause problems for electronic devices in your home over time, particularly computers and other electronics that are more sensitive to electrical surges. A whole-house surge protector can provide more protection from power surges. Call Electrical Connection any time if you have questions about the benefits of installing a whole-home surge protection system in your house.
Home Surge Protector Installation
Whole-house surge protectors are installed at the main electrical panel in your home, and they protect your home from external surges. While they do provide some protection against internal surges from appliances, they can only do this if those surges go to the home’s central service panel. That’s why many electricians recommend using individual power strips along with a whole-house protector.
Electrical Connection - Your Connecticut Electricians
Electrical Connection is your Hartford area electrical contractor. We are dedicated to providing quality service at reasonable prices. We also offer upfront pricing and accurate estimates. From installations and emergency repairs to routine inspections, our licensed electricians can handle any project for your home or office. If you are interested in surge protection for your home, call us today to get your accurate estimate!
If you are looking for surge protection services in Hartford, Newington or anywhere in Connecticut then please call 860-667-7652 or complete our online request form.
- Benefits of Whole-House Surge Protection
When you think of keeping your home safe, you likely think of the locks on your doors and windows, security lighting systems, smoke detectors, and other such features. One way in which you can protect your home that you may not have thought of, though, is by having a whole-house surge protector installed therein. If you are interested in purchasing a whole-house surge protector in Newington, CT, give Electrical Connection, Inc. a call today. Our electricians have the skill and training necessary to ensure that your whole-house surge protection system is installed properly every step of the way.Read More
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