It’s crucial to maintain fully charged backup batteries for alarm systems, providing roughly eight hours of power. Factors impacting battery lifespan include connected devices, battery age, and power issues in your area.
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Keep electric fences operational during outages by using backup batteries, ensuring continuous security.
Never operate a generator indoors due to carbon monoxide emissions. Keep generators outside to prevent fatal risks.
Stay vigilant when arriving or leaving home in the evenings, as streetlights and outdoor lighting might be affected. Carry a torch in your car for added safety.