Spring cleaning and electrical safety

Apr 01, 2021

Ready to jump into some spring cleaning activities? If so, the Grand River Dam Authority reminds you to do it safely.

Power for Progress… a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority.

Does warmer weather and the move into April have you in a spring cleaning mood? If your plans include clearing up the winter clutter in your kitchen, laundry room or utility room, the Grand River Dam Authority also reminds you that it is 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:

The members of Team GRDA want you to stay safe as you do your spring cleaning. For more electrical safety information, visit

GRDA is Oklahoma’s largest public power utility; fully funded by revenues from electric and water sales instead of taxes. Each day, GRDA strives to be an “Oklahoma agency of excellence” by focusing on the 5 E’s: electricity, economic development, environmental stewardship, employees and efficiency.