How to protect PC from power issues? in Cases and Power Supplies Posted August 12 If you house was wired by your uncle and father, who are not electricians, you've got bigger issues that can't be fixed with one simple cheap device. 4 minutes ago, tech.guru said: you best to get ups and move out than. there is other things you could do but i suspect that would cause further wedge. your issue isnt a technical one but a emotional one. you know the solution is an electrician needs to look at the wiring. your father is putting everyones life at risk. i suspect you have seen other issues that leads you to believe poor electrical wiring. that stuff is behind walls, you can easily fall asleep and something catch on fire. get good smoke detectors As above, you have bigger issues than your computer to worry about. In the meantime, you'll have to deal with the problems, but I would at least get a surge protected power block and plug everything into that, for a little bit of protection.