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Signs of a power surge and what you can do to prevent one

Power surges can be a serious problem for any home or business, damaging appliances and even running the risk of electrical fires. The main voltage rating in Australia is 240v and 50Hz, and if the flow of electricity exceeds this limit, it leads to what is known as an electrical surge.These surges are not always very obvious. They do not always manifest in the form of smoking electronics and fires; sometimes, electrical surges are not even noticeable unless a problem with a residential or commercial electrical system is detected.These surges don’t always damage your appliances immediately either. They may cause damage over time and shorten ...