Do you feel secure in your home? Do you worry about fire or the possibility of carbon monoxide in the home? What would you do in the event of a power outage? Of the various resolutions that you may be thinking of for 2016, few are as important as your home’s safety and security. Whatever the size of your home, however many belongings you have, you’ll want to make certain that you’re doing all you can to protect your loved ones. As a leading provider of electrical services in the area, we offer a number of different solutions. Let’s take a look at some of the best ways to keep your home safe and secure all year long.
- Consider a whole-house generator. We sure got hammered last year with snow, and while we’ve had a relatively moderate winter thus far, power outages are always a risk. Make sure that you have a plan and the necessary supplies to go without power for a few days, but if you haven’t yet considered a whole-house generator, then you may want to do so now.
- Don’t wait to have your smoke and CO detectors inspected. If you’re at all concerned about the risk of fire and carbon monoxide, then make sure to have your CO and smoke detectors regularly checked. They will not last forever, and they will eventually need to be replaced. Know when they were installed and replace them when necessary. Most importantly, make sure they are hard-wired with battery back-ups so that you’ll be protected even if the power goes out.
- Install a home security system. The options are virtually limitless when it comes to home security systems. Whether you want a series of security cameras installed around your property, all synchronized to a WiFi-enabled control system that you can checked from your laptop, or something much more modest that will protect your home from forced-entry, reach out to a professional electrician to learn more about your options.
The pros at FB Electrical Services Inc. offer home security systems, a wide range of whole-house generators, and smoke/CO detector replacement in Needham, MA and the surrounding areas. Contact us now!