Mother Nature Sometimes Has an Attitude

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Mother Nature Sometimes Has an Attitude

Our little corner of the world must have some great attraction to weather as over the past 10 days, there have been 2 lightning strikes that have been very close. The first storm not only took out a couple of trees with the jolt, but the electric waves also took 2 DVD players, a router a a cable TV converter box.

The latest storm took out a well pump, a modem, a printer and 2 more converter boxes.

If Mother Nature keeps this up, my insurance premiums will go through the roof, and I will have lost too much working time due to no lights or Internet.

Mother Nature Sometimes Has an Attitude

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I never quite thought of it that way but Mother Nature has been having a lot of attitudes lately. We have had several homes burn recently because of lightning strikes.

Betty

July 27, 2012 11:10 AM
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Charles Buell
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Ed it sounds like it is time to invest in a whole house surge protector :)

July 27, 2012 11:25 AM
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Here is a link to some information about them---but most panel manufacturers have their own version.  The one I have for a Murray panel simply replaces a double pole breaker.  The breaker still functions as it did but it also contains the surge protector for the whole house.

July 27, 2012 11:29 AM
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You're right Ed, Mother Nature has been showing her attitude lately. We seem to have been having the same weather as you!

July 27, 2012 01:47 PM
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Kristen Wheatley
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Eek!  Lightning is only pretty when viewed from afar.  Somehow we have managed to sit just above all that weather hitting you. 

July 27, 2012 02:15 PM
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Ed that is beyond "attitude" that is freaky strange.  Ed, it may be time to take a vacation before the next storm zero's in on you my friend since it has run out of electrical equipment to take out.

July 27, 2012 03:26 PM
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Karen Fiddler, Broker/Realtor
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Sorry.....it's beautiful out here. I don't know how anyone can live anywhere but California

July 27, 2012 04:44 PM
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Ed, It's been a strange spring/summer for storm damage.  We've had more tree limbs break off and trees fall than ever.  I've got a date with a chainsaw this weekend to finish cleaning up the last dropped tree that is leaning on our kennel fence.  We've never had a year like this in 20+ of living here.  Bill

July 28, 2012 05:58 AM
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Ed, might be right to take Charles advice and look into a whole house surge protector. Kinda of getting expense around your house lately. Sorry for your misfortune.

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