Electrical Safety: Storms and Power Outages

Electrical Safety: Storms and Power Outages

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on stormy weather and when the power goes out. Tips include power line safety and what distance is safe from both the power lines and anything in the vicinity. Also mentioned are precautions concerning power issues when water is present due to flooding and what the proper recovery process is, especially concerning damaged electrical components, such as appliances and electronics. Also mentioned are tips for proper usage of generators when the power goes out. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when you encounter stormy weather and its aftermath!

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for the article, Know How to Stay Safe During a Power Outage. 

Electrical Safety: Knowledge is Power!

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Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety Q&A quiz to give you a heads up about how electricity works in your home, including components you use every day such as GFCI outlets, Light switches, and breakers to that trip and why that can happen. Also mentioned are safety with kids, colors of different wires and having your house grounded, plus what can cause a power surge. The more you understand how your electrical system works, the better you can know what to do when something goes wrong. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner and get your Power ON!

Special Thanks to KOAA.com and to The Wirenut for the article, POP QUIZ! Is Your Electrical IQ What It Should Be? 

Electrical Safety: Weather-Related Protection

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips in regards to the weather-related dangers with monsoon season and how you can protect yourself and your home from electrical damage and/or electrical shock. Included is information about whole-house surge protection, the advantages and what protection they provide. Also discussed are any issues you may be having with your panel box as well as properly labelling your panel box if necessary. Take steps to maintain your home and protect it during monsoon season and whenever your electrical system needs repair. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner!

Special Thanks to KTAR.com, to KTAR News, and to Rosie Romero of Rosie on the House for the article, Playing It Safe with Your Electricity During Arizona Monsoon Season.