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Does Your Home Need a Surge Protector?

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 8/5/2021

Did you know that power surges can kill TVs, computers and other valuable electronics? That’s why it’s important to have surge protectors in your home. Find out how much surge protection your home needs, plus get tips on how to use them properly.


How Do I Know if My SLA Battery is Dead?

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 8/4/2021

SLA batteries are used to power a wide range of applications. Find out how to maintain your SLA battery by charging and storing it properly. Plus, get tips on how to tell when an SLA battery needs to be replaced.


How to Get the Most Out of Your Golf Cart

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 7/22/2021

Get the longest life possible out of your golf cart by maintaining it properly. Batteries Plus can provide you with the batteries, bulbs and chargers you need to keep your cart running strong.


Top Barbecue Essentials from Batteries Plus

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 7/20/2021

Throwing a backyard barbecue? Before you fire up the grill, stock up on supplies at your local Batteries Plus. We carry everything from additional outdoor lighting, to bug zappers, to batteries for cooking thermometers and other grilling tools.


What are the Differences Between NiMH and Li-ion Rechargeable Batteries?

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 7/13/2021

Rechargeable devices rely on a number of different battery types. Learn the differences between Nickel-metal hydride and lithium ion batteries, including which type lasts the longest, charges the fastest and performs best in extreme temperatures.


How to Tell if Your Car Battery is Dying

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 6/30/2021

Having issues with your vehicle's performance? Learn the signs that tell you when it's time to have your battery replaced and how to tell if it's a bad battery, alternator or starter.


Boating Safety Tips for a Fun 4th of July on the Water

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 6/25/2021

Planning on taking your boat out this 4th of July? Make sure your battery is reliable by having it tested at your nearest Batteries Plus. Read up on important safety tips, including what equipment you should have with you.


Why Won't My Car Start? Is the Battery, Starter or Alternator at Fault?

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 6/16/2021

If you're having trouble turning over your engine, it's likely due to a malfunction in your battery, starter or alternator. Learn how to determine which component is the problem and how Batteries Plus can help.


How Do You Find and Fix a Golf Cart Fuse?

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 6/10/2021

Having issues with the lights on your golf cart? It could be a blown fuse. Find out how to locate, identify and swap out the fuses in your cart and how Batteries Plus can help you find the correct replacement fuse option.


Batteries Plus is Your Auto Battery Headquarters

Power - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 6/8/2021

Visit Batteries Plus for all of your car and truck battery needs. We carry an enormous supply of replacement batteries from trusted brands. Our stores also offer free battery testing, installation and recycling services too.