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Computer Power Cord Care Made Easy

Whether you like it or not, your computer power cord is an important part of you getting things done. It deserves to be cared for and used properly! To help you ensure you get the most out of your computer cords and cables, TriangleCables.com has these easy tips that are sure to make your computer power cord work at its best:

1.) Try not to put your computer power cord in an area where it can be stepped on or tripped over. You might end up damaging the cord and needing a replacement, or you might even end up damaging your computer! Trust us Ė itís just not worth the hassle.

2.) Take time at least once per month to look at your computer power cord to make sure it has now kinks, frays, or damage. If it looks like a thin spot is wearing, using electrical tape to patch it, but if it looks frayed or exposed, itís time to get a replacement computer power cord.

3.) Use cable organizers to keep your cables and cords from becoming tangled. Having an organized work space will make it easy to get things done, plus, you wonít have to worry about damage being done to your cords and cables.

4.) Avoid putting your computer power cord under furniture or in the path of a desk chair. All of the weight and risk of damage can wear out your computer power cord faster, plus cause the risk of shorts.

5.) Use surge protectors or power strips with surge protection to ensure that your computer power cord can be used safely in your home or office. Itís one of the smartest, safest things you can do to protect your equipment.

6.) Besides checking your cords, you should also check your outlets for any damage or defect. Not only will you be saving your computer power cord from damage, but youíll also be protecting your home or office from a fire hazard.

If your computer power cord looks like it has seen better days, then be sure to check out the replacement power cord selection at TriangleCables.com. Available in a variety of types and sizes to fit your machine easily, these computer power cords are an ideal fit to have on hand just in case, or for when you need to replace your failed cord.