The City of Covington offers a varity of home surge protection including meter base protection. For more information on these products and other products we offer please contact us at (770) 385-2000.
Purpose of Surge Protectors:
“Surge protectors serve to avoid or minimize damage to appliances and electronics that are caused by power surges or spikes. These spikes are caused by a variety of incidents such as accidents involving utility poles, contact with or shorting of lines by animals, falling limbs or weather conditions. The most common cause of damage is lightning. Surge protectors are available from many sources. Quality and effectiveness are usually related to price.