Wednesday 6 May 2015

Checking Home for Electrical Hazards

Posted at 8:00 AM

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.