Wednesday 6 May 2015

Checking Home for Electrical Hazards

Posted at 8:00 AM

Checking Home for Electrical Hazards

Tip 1. Repair or replace damaged cords and plugs, Remove cords under rugs or over nails, pipes or heaters.

Tip 2. Use one plug per outlet: don’t string surge protectors together.

Tip 3. Put covers on outlets or electrical boxes.

Tip 4. Repair/Replace appliances that spark, smoke or overheat.