Surge Protection by Superpower Electric
When was the last time you took an inventory of all the electrical devices in your home? Chances are you have thousands of dollars’ worth of electronics and appliances that depend on being plugged in to function. Now imagine that in one unfortunate electrical surge, all of these items are rendered unusable. Could you afford to replace them?
This is why surge protection services are so important. Completed by a professional technician, surge protection allows you to invest in protecting the appliances and electronics you depend on daily. Superpower Electric offers residential surge protection services in Monmouth County and throughout Central New Jersey. Call today for more information on how Superpower can protect your home from damaging and costly power surges.
Why does my home need Surge Protection?
Almost every home in the New Jersey area has expensive electronic equipment in it: TVs, A/C units, water heaters, refrigerators, entertainment equipment, and computers, just to name some of the basics. All of these items easily add up to thousands of dollars. All of these items also require the use of your homes electric circuit board, which means they are vulnerable to power surges. You can easily save money and protect the valuable items in your home with a panel surge protector.
Home Surge Protection is more affordable than you might think. Call Superpower Electric for more information on the best options for your home and budget.
The potential damage caused by power surges
What type of damage can be caused by a power surge? For Instance, if lightning strikes a home or somewhere around it, a surge may go through the electrical system and anything that is plugged in could “fry”—no matter if it is on or off.
We receive several calls every month from customers that have this happen. They end up having to pay out of pocket to replace these appliances. It could all be prevented with a surge protector. There are several types of surges and different causes for each of them. The professionals at Superpower Electric will answer any of your questions and guide you to the best surge protection for your unique needs.
Our Surge Protection Warranty
Once the surge protector is properly installed, determine if any appliances were damaged as a result of any type of surge. First a homeowner’s insurance claim has to be made by the homeowner, followed by a visit from a Superpower Electric representative to determine damages & the cause of damage. A warranty claim form will be filled out & sent to the manufacturer for approval & reimbursement. Reimbursement can be up to $25,000 in damages.
Surges are sudden and unexpected spikes in voltage that travel throughout your home electrical system. Surges can come from inside or outside your home, for instance from electric utility switching, downed power poles, cut power lines, or lightning strikes.
- A 5-year survey of power quality in North America indicated that there are 35 disruptive or destructive power disturbances per household, per year.
- Deregulation of the electric utility industry is expected to decrease the quality of utility power in the near future.
- Annually, 30% of power outages are lightning related.
- 5% of all insurance claims are lightning related, amounting to over 1 billion annually.
It’s far less expensive to invest in surge protection than it is to replace cost appliances. Call the experts at Superpower Electric, a name that is trusted and highly referred in the Central New Jersey area.
Call Superpower Electric at (732) 851-8487 or book online, day or night!