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Outdoor Electrical Safety Tips

Outdoor Electrical Safety Tips

As we spend more time outdoors during the warm summer months it's important to understand the common outdoor electrical hazards present around the home.
  1. Always keep power equipment and yourself at least 10 feet away from power lines. Electricity can jump to nearby objects.
  2. Before digging in the year call 811 to learn the location of buried underground power lins and other utilities.
  3. Ensure that all outside outlets have Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCIs) installed to automatically turn off the power if a plugged in item comes in contact with water.
  4. To avoid carbon monoxide poisoning never use a gas powered portable power generator indoors or near an area where fumes could enter the house.
  5. Make sure your generator is properly grounded.
  6. Extension cords should be used for short term power needs only.
  7. Make sure extension cords used outdoors are label "For Outdoor Use".
  8. Protect outdoor outlets with weatherproof covers.

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Cleveland Electrical Services

Clover Electric is known for professionalism, performance and integrity. Make your home a safer and more pleasant place to live with electrical systems you can rely upon. Some of our services include:

  • Commercial Tenant Improvements
  • Code Compliance
  • Inspection Report Corrections

In And Around The Home

 
  • Electrical Service and Repair
  • Add New Outlets/Switches
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Bath Fan/Heat Light Combination
  • Heated Towel Bar
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Fixture Hanging
  • New Dryer Hook-Ups
  • New Spa/Pool Hook-Ups and Lighting
  • Data/Communications Setup
  • Cable Hook-Ups
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controllers
  • Programmable Lighting
  • Motion Sensor Lighting
  • Dimmer Switches
  • Exhaust Fans
  • G.F.C.I. Outlet Installations
  • Re-wiring
  • Service Upgrades
  • Old Panel Replacements
  • New Circuits
  • Dedicated Computer Circuits
  • House Grounding
  • Whole House Surge Protection
  • Transformers
  • 220V-240V Upgrades
  • Whole House Back Up Generators
  • Breakers & Fuses
  • Meter Boxes
  • Panel Repairs and Upgrades
  • Equipment Installations
  • Security Lighting
  • Dawn to Dusk Lighting
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Heat Detectors
  • Carbon Monoxide Detectors
  • Surge Protectors
  • Low Voltage Lighting Systems
  • Motorized Shades
  • Under Cabinet Lighting
  • Yard Lighting
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