Spring cleaning and electrical safety

Mar 27, 2023

Planning some indoor spring cleaning projects soon? Remember to make electric safety a priority in all rooms of your home.


The temperature may still be moving up and down the thermometer, but the calendar does say spring has officially arrived. That means many of us will soon turn our attention to spring cleaning projects. If your plans include clearing the winter clutter out of your house, the Grand River Dam Authority wants to remind you that it is also a good time to perform some springtime electrical inspections.

The following tips from our friends at the Electrical Safety Foundation International ( are not only handy but they can also help you complete the tasks in a safe manner. Keep these in mind as you spring into cleaning:

Your friends at GRDA want you to stay safe as you do your spring cleaning. For more electrical safety information, visit