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  • Writer's pictureBen Dororski

Protecting Your Outdoor Electronics From the North Fork's Salt Air

Protecting Your Outdoor Electronics From the North Fork's Salt Air

A cozy balcony overlooking a beach.

Living on the North Fork means enjoying the beauty of the great outdoors, but it also means dealing with the harsh realities of salt air. If you have outdoor electronics, you need to take special care to protect them from the corrosive effects of the salty air. In this post, we'll discuss some tips for protecting your outdoor electronics from the North Fork's salt air.

Choose Outdoor Electronics Built to Last

When selecting outdoor electronics, make sure they are specifically designed to withstand harsh weather conditions, including salt air. For example, some outdoor TVs are built with weather-resistant materials that can withstand exposure to the elements, including salt air.

Keep Electronics Clean

One of the best ways to protect outdoor electronics from salt air is to keep them clean. Wipe them down regularly with a damp cloth to remove any salt residue. You can also use a specialized cleaning solution designed for electronics to remove any stubborn grime or buildup.

Use Covers and Enclosures

Another way to protect outdoor electronics is to use covers and enclosures. Covers can be used to protect electronics from rain and other weather conditions, while enclosures provide additional protection against salt air. For example, an enclosure with a built-in fan can help prevent salt air buildup inside the enclosure.

Regular Maintenance

Regular maintenance is key to protecting outdoor electronics from salt air. Schedule regular inspections and cleanings with a professional technician to ensure that your electronics are in good working condition. They can also perform any necessary repairs or replacements to keep your electronics functioning properly.

At Custom Lighting of Suffolk, we understand the challenges of protecting outdoor electronics from the corrosive effects of salt air. We offer a wide range of outdoor electronics, including outdoor TVs, outdoor speakers, and more, specifically designed to withstand harsh weather conditions. Additionally, our team of experienced technicians can help you choose the right electronics for your needs and provide ongoing maintenance and support to keep them in top condition.

If you're looking to install outdoor electronics on the North Fork, contact us at Custom Lighting of Suffolk today. We'll help you choose the right products and provide the expert installation and maintenance services you need to protect your investment. Or, you can read about our luxury outdoor rooms here.

Author Ben Doroski is a master electrician with over 20 years of experience in the field. He is the third-generation of master electricians in his family. Ben is the owner of Custom Lighting of Suffolk, a lighting and electrical company serving the North Fork of Long Island and Shelter Island.


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