The Importance of Surge Protection

Posted by in Home Improvement Tips, on May 21, 2017

Watch the full episode: Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron demonstrates how surge protection safeguards a home’s appliances and electronics. Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: Time: less than an hour Cost: $20-$300 Skill Level: Varies Shopping List:
Whole house surge protector
Surge protecting power strip Steps:
1. At the electrical panel, have an electrician install a whole house surge protector.
2. For sensitive electronics like computers and televisions, use a surge protecting power strip, plugged in to a properly grounded outlet. Follow This Old House and Ask This Old House: Facebook:

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