How do I protect equipment in my French home?

A couple of years ago the summer storms in France were exceptional and parts of the Dordogne were without power for 50 hours! Winter storms are also damaging and, as always, those in rural areas bear the brunt, with their cabling more susceptible than areas where the lines run underground.  What can you do to make sure your equipment is protected in the event of a storm?

Advice for both summer and winter storms is the same and applies also if you leave your property empty for extended periods.

The speed of repairs on lines will depend on the severity of the storm but you will want your ...

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