Is a Surge Protector Worth It?

Electrician doing electrical work in breaker box.

Losing power in your Huntington home is bad enough, but voltage spikes that may occur after the utility company restores electricity can be catastrophic. Excessive voltage can damage your electrical system, devices, and appliances. 

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Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips. Christmas colorful lights on wooden table.

At HomeOps, we strive to offer practical solutions for our Huntington customers to keep you and your loved ones comfortable, healthy, and safe throughout the year. Here are a few tips to keep in mind before you pour your next glass of eggnog.

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What Is a GFCI?

What Is a GFCI? Ground fault circuit interrupter red reset and black test button to prevent electric shock.

To minimize electrocution risk in your Islip home, government regulations require GFCI devices in rooms with plumbing fixtures. Our professionals at HomeOps want to explain how these devices work to reduce the danger of electricity.

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Electricity—How to Stay Safe

Electricity—How to Stay Safe. Baby in green shirt reaching to a pull a plugged in electrical cord in outlet.

Because electricity is such a normal part of everyday life, it’s easy to forget how deadly it can be. In the United States, high-voltage electrical injuries cause 1,500 burn unit admissions and 400 deaths, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Children are a high-risk group, accounting for about one in five shock injuries.…

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How to Hire an Electrician

Electrician shaking a woman's hand in her home after completing an electrical job.

Faulty wiring can lead to a house fire. Blinking lights, overloaded circuits, power outages—hiring a professional electrician with a proven track record can avoid a lot of mishaps.

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