If you leave an older television on constantly, can that start a fire?


Not unless the TV is somehow defective. Older televisions were (and are) designed to run for hours and hours at a time. Leaving one on day and night won't do anything but run your up electric bill. Those old CRT TVs took a good bit of current.

Updated on February 20, 2018

Original Article:

What Causes Electrical Fires in the Home
By Dan Harmon