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Do You Need An Electrical Safety Inspection?

There will be a time when your home or office’s electrical system may no longer meet today’s electrical load, and you may not be aware of this until problems start to develop. One way to prevent both dangerous electrical situations and costly repairs is to have a qualified electrician perform a safety inspection.

Through age and constant use, all appliances, devices, fixtures and other parts of the electrical system gradually deteriorate in terms of performance and quality, and it can be difficult for the average homeowner to determine when a potential problem is brewing. A professional electrician can inspect the electrical system in your home or business and determine if repairs or replacements need to be made, and if the wiring is compliant with the latest electrical safety codes.

If your home is more than 20 years old, or if you experience things such as flickering lights, fuses that blow often, or circuit breakers that frequently trip, you should definitely consider having a professional electrician perform a safety inspection. Other signs of potential problems include outlets that are discolored or hot to the touch, or emit either crackling or buzzing sounds.  By taking the time to have your electrical system inspected now, you can avert danger and costly repairs in the future.