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Surge Protection

When you get an electrical surge, the only defense you may have is with a surge protector. Sadly, many home or business owners do not think about surge protection until it's too late. With Schlegel Electric you can be prepared the next time a storm surge hits your property with proper surge protection solutions that totally shields all your modern electronics, appliances and equipment. There is a wide variety of surge protection options that cover any possible scenario from a home computer in a single setting all the way up to major office equipment and whole building protection. Contact us today to see what options are available to you.

How Surge Protection Works

Although many people know what surge protection, it's important to know exactly how it works, so that you can decide what type of surge protection is best for you. Generally speaking, a surge protector is designed to protect electronics and appliances from sudden spikes in the electrical system. A spike can occur during times when the power goes out and suddenly comes back on, or during a lightning storm when lightning strikes a part of your electrical wiring. When these events occur, the protector simply cuts off the overflow of electricity thereby protecting your electronics and equipment. The simplest example of this can be found in power strips which are now designed with surge protection features. Calling our team of expert Pittsburgh Electricians is the smartest thing to do when considering installing whole home surge protection.

Benefits of Surge Protection

The greatest advantage of surge protection is simple: It keeps your electronics from becoming damaged. Once you have a computer or appliance that has been hit by a power surge, the effects are devastating and total. In other words, your devices are completely fried. So the greatest benefit is that you make a small investment which can save you hundreds of dollars in lost equipment. In the case of a computer you will also save yourself the headache (and heartache) of lost information and files. Surge protection provides defense for your residential or commercial property that is unmatched. It gives you peace of mind.

Different Types of Surge Protection

You have lots of options for protecting your home or business interior from surge protection. Ultimately, you decide exactly what your are trying to protect and then a Schlegel Electric Residential Electrical Contractor can provide you with the right surge protection device. We handle all types of surge protection products that range from power distribution channels and process control systems to communication systems, single computers and networks, heavy duty industrial systems, and even household items such as toasters, refrigerators, washing machines, and home entertainment systems. No matter what type of setup you need, we can provide it for you.


Surge Protection Services We Provide Near Pittsburgh

  • Surge Protection
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If you are looking for a Pittsburgh Surge Protection electrician or help with SERV1 and SERV2 then please call Schlegel Electric at 724-590-9700 or complete our online request form.

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