Electrical Service / Panel Upgrade in Victoria BC
We are surrounded by devices that rely on electricity, and no matter how modern and efficient your electrical appliances may be, they still rely on electricity to run. Today’s homes often require 150 – 200 amps to successfully operate the appliances and technology you use simultaneously, and without enough power supply, you risk damaging your expensive devices. Even homes built 20 years ago weren’t designed to accommodate the multitude of electrical applications most people rely on every day. Get in touch with us about upgrading your home’s electrical panel.
Signs your home might need an electrical service upgrade:
- Flickering or dimming lights when you turn on other appliances. This is a sign that your electrical system isn’t equipped to handle your electrical needs and your overloaded circuit is basically redirecting electricity from other parts of your home to the appliance in an effort to meet the electrical need.
- Breakers that frequently trip. Circuit breakers trip because they are either worn out, or they are overloaded. You may even hear crackling sounds in older panels or see sparks from overloaded breakers. This is a sure sign that it’s time for a panel inspection or to upgrade your existing electrical service.
- Reliance of power bars and extension cords. Probably one of the most common signs you need an upgrade is the dependence of power bars and extension cords to power everything in your home. By upgrading your panel, you can add extra circuits and outlets throughout solving the trouble of having to unplug some appliances before plugging in others.
Having a strong panel that is capable of delivering the power supply you need in your home provides peace of mind. Not only will your home be better protected from electrical hazards like overloaded circuits decreasing the chance of a fire, a new electrical panel increases your homes resale value.
Did your home just have a meltdown and now you are powerless?
We are here to help you get things back up and running.
Regardless of the time or day we are here for you 24/7/365. Just call 250 213-3788