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Frequently Asked Lightning Protection Questions - Answered By Lightning Protectors

Lightning Protectors is the Texas area's number one choice for lightning protection systems. Safeguarding your home against lightning is vital because it can prevent damage and injury. The following are just a few of our most commonly asked questions about lightning protection. If you don't see your question listed here, call us to get it answered.

Why Does My Property Need Lightning Protection?

When severe weather rolls in, lightning will almost always be involved. It is one of Mother Nature's most unpredictable elements, and one of the most dangerous. If lightning hits an unprotected home or property, a number of things could occur:

  • Electrical fires
  • Explosions
  • Electrocution
  • Personal injury
  • And More

Because of these risks, it's vital to get your home equipped with lightning protection installations. They can save you time and money as well as make you feel more protected the next time lightning appears in a storm.

Are All Lightning Rods The Same?

No! There are many different kinds of lightning rods that you could have installed on your home: hollow, solids, round, pointed, flat, or even brush-like. They all have their strengths, weaknesses, and specific uses. Some are more affordable and easier to install, while others cost more and are harder to set up, but still offer amazing protection. Call Lightning Protectors to find out more about the different kinds of lightning rods and which one would work best for your home.

How Is Your Whole Property Surge Protection Different From DIY Surge Protectors I Can I Buy Myself?

Surge protection is one of those home improvement projects that, over the years, people have been convinced they can DIY. Most home improvement stores offer some method of surge protection you can buy and take home, but none of what a store can offer you will truly give your home the full protection you need. That's why you should call on the professionals like Lightning Protectors when you need lightning protection for your home. Our team of specialists have the industry experience, skills, and commercial-grade products your home needs to get the best lightning protection so you and your family can stay safe if lightning ever strikes on or near your home.

I'm In Texas - Can You Evaluate My Property's Lightning Protection Needs?

Lightning Protectors is proud to offer lightning protection services and evaluations to the greater Texas area. No matter where you are, our team can take a look at your home or property and see what kind of needs it has when it comes to lightning protection. As a professional lightning protection installer, we want to make sure we provide the best services for the area.


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