Countless homeowners today invest in surge protectors to safeguard their sensitive electronics from a power surge. When purchasing these devices, they focus on their computer, flat-screen TV, and modem. However, they rarely think of purchasing this same type of protection for their major appliances, such as the air conditioning unit and refrigerator.

Invest in Whole-Home Surge Protection and receive peace of mind, knowing all devices in the home have the optimal level of protection. Sadly, the items plugged into the power strip may not have the level of protection the owner imagines. Many things lead to a power surge that can damage appliances. What causes these surges, and how can a homeowner protect against them?