Lightning strikes are one of the major sources of external power surges that can severely damage electronic equipment and cause fires – either of which can be a huge disruption to a family or business. Fortunately, relatively simple, inexpensive steps can be taken to substantially reduce the chances of lightning-related damage and disruptions.
New construction options for reducing the risk of a lightning strike damaging your building.
Take steps to reduce the risk of a lightning strike damaging your building.
Steps to increase an existing building’s resistance to lightning strikes and electrical overload.
Across the U.S., lightning strikes the ground 30 million times each year and injures about a thousand people.
Lightning does not need to directly strike your home to induce a power surge.