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I live in an apartment that has a small electric baseboard

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Hi. I live in an apartment that has a small electric baseboard heater by my front door. I have accidentally kicked it twice while taking off my shoes. I don't use the heater since my apartment has central air. My question is could I have caused any damage to the floorboard heater that would cause any kind of electrical or fire hazard?
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat's settings? And what about the filters?
Customer: No. I keep it set to off.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Not planning on any work. Just concerned about any danger.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No

Hi John ........you may have a loose connection there which should be looked at before it causes any arcing........if you don't use it I can tell you how to disconnect it to save you some money

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eddie

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Thank you for the positive rating............ I hope you were able to make an informed decision or better yet your problem was resolved.......or if you want to disconnect it...........if you need anything else home improvement wise....... construction…….decorating...... or any kind of repairs etc....... please look for me ......it has been a pleasure

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