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Protect Your Solar Panels with Critter Guard

Squirrels and other critters can wreak havoc on many different types of electrical systems, including your home’s solar panels. Fortunately, our Li...
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Protect Your Home from Critters with Humane Pest Control Products

Rodents and other wildlife are often the cause of broken power lines and blackouts to your home or neighborhood. Your public utility company must t...
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Keeping Triplex Overhead Cables Protected with Critter Guard

The various types of cables found across substations and power lines are diversified. One of the most common but critical types of cable is the Tri...
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5 Signs You May Have Squirrels in Your Attic

Living with squirrels in your attic is more than just a nuisance. These small critters can wreak havoc on your home and wiring. It's best to recogn...
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Roof Rats: How You Can Keep Them off Your Home

It can be a little nerve-racking when you hear something moving around or skittering across your roof. In most cases, it's a critter of some kind t...
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Protecting Transmission and Distribution Power Lines

There are many components that go into creating a functional electrical grid. Generators, substations, and power lines all contribute in different ...
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Protecting Squirrels from Uninsulated Power Lines

Every day, we see squirrels scurry up trees, leap from branch to branch, and scamper across power lines. It is natural that the squirrels would wan...
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Electrical Transformer Failure: Cause and Prevention

An electrical transformer is a device comprised of two or more wire coils which use a magnetic field to convert electrical currents transmitted via...
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The Fascinating Science Behind What Makes Power Lines Buzz

Have you ever walked out to check the mail or to a neighbor's house and heard an odd little buzzing noise when you approached a power line or trans...
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Dangerous Diseases from Squirrels in the Home

Most people do not encourage squirrels to nest or live in their home, and for good reason. Squirrels are wild animals that thrive in the wilderness...
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Reproductive Squirrels: A Nightmare for Your Home

Spring is coming. Peak mating season for squirrels draws near as winter weather and mammal hibernation come to an end. With more squirrels soon run...
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Power Grid System Upgrades to Improve Efficiency

More and more pressure is put on utility companies as they continue to look for ways to upgrade their communities’ power grid system and improve ef...