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Upgrading your switchboard? Use the experts
The switchboard is the piece of electrical equipment that connects your home to the electrical grid. In other words, its super important! Which is why it’s important to keep your switchboard well maintained and safe!
Old switchboards can be a serious safety hazard. Besides the inconvenience of flickering lights, frequent outages and having to dig around in the dark for a spare fuse, older switchboard models that haven’t been properly maintained, and even some that have, can present a real fire safety risk.
If you’ve got faulty or exposed wiring, botchy ceramic fuses, or many of the other hallmarks of older switchboard models, you could be at risk of serious electrical issues.
Many older model switchboards simply aren’t designed to cope with the workload of a modern Sydney home. A lot of the appliances we now consider essentials simply didn’t exist when the switchboard was first installed!
At Electrician To The Rescue all our electricians are fully trained and qualified to work with your switchboard. We can repair, relocate, replace or install a new switchboard.
We can also install additional switches and circuits, install safety switches and also surge protectors. We can also repair and rewire any faults found on or connecting to your switchboard.
Switchboards: Frequently Asked Questions
Our electricians are here to help you with everything related to switchboards, so, we've answered some of the most common questions we get about switchboards.
Yes, we can install, upgrade, repair and carry out maintenance inspections on all switchboards.
The switchboard expert Sydney trusts
A dodgy or older switchboard can be a real safety hazard. Electrocution can cause serious injury or even death. Installing a safety switch on a switchboard minimises the chances of this happening tenfold. Everything has a use by date, even your switchboard; don’t wait until it’s too late to upgrade your homes switchboard.
At Electrician To The Rescue we’ve been providing reliable electrical services to customers across the region for over 35 years. In this time, we’ve built very strong relationships with our customers and they know that they can depend on us for all their electrical switchboard needs.
And with electricians working right across Sydney we’re always ready to rescue you, no matter where you are. We know exactly how inconvenient it can be when an electrical powerpoint is not working or if the fuse trips at an odd hour. This is exactly why we are on call 24/7, 365 days a year and providing prompt service is a priority.
We can send out our closest electrician to you when you need electrical service fast, thanks to our GPS enabled tracking. We’re never too far away and we’ll always call half an hour before arrival.
When it comes to switchboards, we’re the residential, commercial and strata management electrician of choice. Because they know that with us handling the job, they have peace of mind. So, if you need a switchboard service, upgrade or repair, make sure to call the experts!
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Why its time to upgrade your switchboard
The electrical industry has come a long way in electrical fitting design and safety in the past couple of decades, which is why a lot of older switchboards are now very outdated. Older models are prone to short circuiting, causing electric shocks, and present as a high fire hazard.
The electrical safety switch installed on modern switchboards ensures you’re at a far, far lower risk of an electric shock or other physical injury. The switch operates by cutting down the main power supply to your home as soon as it’s sensed a leakage, a surge, or a broken wire. A safety switch can shut off electricity in as little as 0.3 seconds. While fuses and circuit breakers protect against short circuits and current overloads, it’s the safety switch that defends from electric shock.
Of course, it’s important to upgrade your switchboard for other reasons too. While older models may have been enough for their time, homes back then had far fewer appliances and a much smaller power load as we were less reliant on digital technology. In order to keep up with the times, it’s important to update your switchboard. Appliances such as computers, air conditioning units, dryers and washing machines can be power hungry items, so ensure you’re not overloading your system by updating your switchboard.
Switchboard upgrades are also needed to fix flickering lights. It can be a real headache having a light vibrating off, on, and off again, especially when you’re trying to work or entertain guests! Flickering lights can be a symptom of a broader electrical fault, if changing the bulb does nothing, it’s time to call the switchboard experts.
If you’re experiencing frequent power outages, it’s probably down to an old, faulty board. These models were built for far fewer appliances, and don’t always cope with the high-power demands of the modern world! If you’re struggling to keep everything switched on without overloading your circuit, it might be time to upgrade your switchboard. Call the experts at Electrician To The Rescue and ask us what we can do for you.
The best switchboard electrician Sydney has to offer
At Electrician To The Rescue our team are the licensed professionals with over 35 years of experience.
We’re ready to go in fully stocked vans and can tackle any switchboard installation, upgrade or repair. If you need an electrician who is reliable, punctual and comes with 100% workmanship guarantee, you need Electrician To The Rescue!
We never compromise on quality and always focus on safety and excellence in the services we provide. Electrical jobs are specialised, and care must be taken to ensure that safety is maintained and that the work is completed expertly.
We focus on providing our customers with 100% satisfaction with the services we provide, and this is the primary reason why customers choose us for all their switchboard repairs, upgrades and installations.