Summer Electrical Safety Tips:

Follow these safety tips for FUN and safe summer activities.

  • Fix broken electrical plates
  • Check circuit breakers
  • Test trip switches – especially those near water
  • Bury or place outdoor wiring in conduit
  • Replace broken outdoor lighting covers
  • Use properly grounded extension cords
  • Point sprinklers away from electrical outlets
  • Keep radios, computers, lighting and other electrical devices safely away from pools and hot tubs
  • Immediately call a qualified electrician to repair exposed wiring,faulty circuit breakers and burning or hot outlets

With a little extra care and planning, this summer will be fun, safe and memorable. If you need a reputable electrician in the North Carolina Piedmont reach out to Fortus Electric at 336.955.1023.

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