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Replace old electrical cables

Replace old electrical cables
Replace old electrical cables

When is time to replace old electrical cables?

 

Can you recognize the signs that¬†your home’s¬†electrical wiring should be replaced? If your home is over 40 years old, call our Massachusetts¬† residential electricians today. We inspect electrical systems to determine if a house needs rewiring. Read more to knnow when is the best time to replace old electrical cables!

If your¬†residential¬†electrical system¬†needs replacing, we’ll update everything so your home is safe and code compliant.¬†Read on to learn when to¬†replace old electrical wiring¬†and how our local electricians can help you.

The circuit breaker trips frequently

A¬†circuit breaker will trip if the demand for electricity exceeds what is safe for your home’s¬†electrical system¬†.¬†To prevent electricity from reaching dangerous levels and even starting a fire, the circuit breaker trips and cuts off the power.¬†If your¬†circuit breaker trips¬†frequently, it could be a sign that you need to update or replace your home’s old electrical wiring.


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The lights are dim or flickering

You may need our help rewiring an old house if you have dim or flickering lights. Fortunately, our local electricians have a lot of experience with home wiring. If the lights flash when you plug in an appliance, this is a sign that the old electrical system in your home is unable to supply enough electricity to the appliances. Damaged or frayed electrical cords can also cause lights to dim and increase the risk of electrical fire.

You smell something burning from the wall outlets

Never ignore the burning smell from outlets as it can be a precursor to an electrical fire.¬†Call one of our¬†emergency electricians as¬†soon as possible if you smell burning from the wall outlets.¬†Once you find the source of the smell, you’ll want to unplug anything in that outlet before cutting off the power supply in that room or area.¬†Each switch in¬†the electrical panel¬†should have a sticker next to it that clearly indicates which circuit it belongs to.

An overloaded circuit causes burning smell, damaged old electrical wiring, or an exposed wire. Any of these electrical problems require a call to one of our residential electricians. You should also call one of our local electricians if the outlet cover is  hot to the touch, crackling, or sizzling.

Your house was built over 40 years ago

Home rewiring may be required if your home was built more than 40 years ago. Today’s homeowners require far more electricity than previous generations for equipments. Some of them are microwaves, refrigerators, stoves, dryers, water heaters, smartphones, TVs, and other technologies. Fortunately, we can help you upgrade your electrical system so it can handle your energy needs.

Depending on the electrical wiring in your home, we may recommend a complete rewiring of the home or simply an upgrade of your electrical panel.¬†For example, you may simply need another¬†circuit and its respective switch to handle the increased power requirement. In general, we recommend that you update your home’s wiring if your home is over 40 years ago.

The electrical professionals in Massachusetts work hard to earn your business and will make sure your residential electrical system is code compliant and safe.

We also collaborate with Pronto Intervento Eletricista Padova, Emergency Electrician Manchester, Urgence √Člectricien Marseille,¬†Elektriker Notdienst, Elektriker Aargau!

Whenever you need “24-hour emergency electricians near me” you are free to call us! We guarantee you 100% satisfaction on all work carried out from the Electricians in Massachusetts. They are fully qualified and licensed technicians with high experience.