Whole house surge protectors allows you to safeguard your home against power surges and lightning strikes. Attached to your electrical panel, it has the potential to save you thousands of dollars in electronics and appliances that could be damaged during a power surge.
Power surges are a spike in your house's electric current. It lasts for a brief amount of time, but the damage it causes can be permanent. The most common causes of power surges include lightning strikes, and high-power electrical devices that require a lot of energy when turned on or off, like air conditioners and refrigerators. Other causes include faulty wiring and downed power lines.