I recently purchased an all digital washing machine. Before it was delivered, I bought a surge protector to use with it.
I refreshed my knowledge of surge protectors and discovered that surge protectors do not last forever. Who knew? Every time it takes a hit, it loses juice and its effectiveness. And it’s important to note that the indicator light on it is no guarantee that it’s still doing its job.
I’ve replaced all the surge protectors in my home. Everything electrical is plugged into one, including kitchen appliances. Here are links to the ones I chose.
- A 6 swivel outlet that I use on the SMART TV and related gadgets.
- This one works for a tight space behind a cabinet.
- A 12-Outlet surge protector for my computer equipment in my office.
One last thing: I unplug everything when I travel, during lightning storms, and when the power goes out while I’m home.
Don’t procrastinate and replace all your surge protectors today!