Scherer Electric Blog: Archive for March, 2024

What Power Strips Do—And What an Whole-House Surge Protector Does

Monday, March 25th, 2024

In the realm of electrical safety, understanding the capabilities and limitations of different surge protection options is crucial. As an expert electrical contractor, Scherer Electric is committed to ensuring the safety and functionality of your home’s electrical systems. In this guide, we’ll explore the roles of power strips and whole-house surge protectors, shedding light on why investing in the latter is a wise decision for safeguarding your household appliances. You can depend on our electricians for installation of a whole-house surge protector in Amherst, NY.

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Is It Worthwhile to Repair an Old Electrical Panel?

Monday, March 11th, 2024

In the realm of home maintenance, few aspects are as critical as electrical safety. As homeowners, it is our responsibility to ensure that our electrical systems are not only functional but also safe for our families. Today, we delve into the often-overlooked question: Is it worthwhile to repair an old electrical panel? 

However, before we explore this, it’s crucial to underscore the significance of never attempting DIY repairs on electrical panels and the necessity of seeking professional help. Our licensed electricians are skilled with both electrical panel replacement and electrical panel repair in Buffalo, NY and the surrounding areas.

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