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Seven easy ways to prevent home electrical hazards

For the home in this modern era, electricity is the most dangerous and scariest hazard. Electricity moves at speeds of nanoseconds without any noise and smell and when it strikes it more often than not leads to destruction of property and loss of life. It is not all bad though, since electrical work at home is usually safe when proper safety measures are adhered to.

To prevent electrocution at home, shut off power to the appliances not in use. Since some appliances hold charge when no power is going through them, further precaution is to be considered for those.

It is important to know how to turn off appliances and equipment reducing the risk of electrical shock and damage. It is important also to familiarize with the wiring and circuit of the home.

Here are seven easy ways to protects the home from electrical hazards: