Electrical Switchboard Upgrades Sydney
Switchboard upgrades are normally required due to safety issues. Is your current switchboard outdated or do you still have an old fuse board that is giving you issues?
These can be very dangerous and highly frustrating.
Having a faulty board could possibly lead to fires, electrocution and even death. We service all areas of Sydney, we are based in St Marys near Penrith, NSW.
Here at Dave Fenech Electrical Services Pty Ltd we offer 1 phase and 3 phase upgrades. The work we do will be consistent with the highest quality possible and up to date with the electrical wiring rules.
To keep your home safe, your switchboard needs to be up to code and in proper working order. It is easy to improve your electrical supply by having your system upgraded.
Dave Fenech Electrical Services Pty Ltd has been in business for over 20 years and has a vast knowledge in switchboard upgrades will get your service up to date.
Reasons why you may need a Switchboard Upgrade:
Old fuses can have loose connections that can lead to fires in the switchboard. These fires can travel in the wall and enter the roof.
A power inspection authority can issue you an electrical defect notice. This can happen during a routine inspection or during an investigation regarding a possible electrical issue.
Existing asbestos panel
If you have an existing panel that contains asbestos and are in need of new metering, the old panel needs to be replaced.
We service all areas of Sydney.
Installation of new equipment
Switchboard upgrades are often needed when new equipment is being installed such as an air conditioner, oven or 3 phase machinery.
When the old panels were installed they were not designed for today’s electricity needs.
There is also the possibility that they do not have the required Safety switches (RCD’s). These are put in place to protect you and your family from electrocution.
Replacing a meter box
An old or defective meter box is a severe safety concern and can catch fire. Switchboard upgrades are needed when you need the meter box box replaced.
If there is a defect that needs taken care of. Your switchboard needs to be in perfect working order since it is the key to your home’s power needs.
In older homes, the switchboards are usually outdated and can become a safety issue for your family. Switchboard upgrades are a priority.
By upgrading you are helping to remove the dangers associated with the old and defective equipment.
How to know if you are in need of an upgrade
Be on the lookout for some of the common signs that you need a new switchboard. These symptoms can turn into major issues and become dangerous.
Protect your home and your family from electrical shock and house fires by making sure you take the needed precautions and upgrade your switchboard.
Common Signs You Need an Upgrade
- Fuses that blow a lot
- Lights that flicker
- There is no safety switch
- There are rewired fuses
- Short circuits
- Connections that are loose
What’s involved? The first step is to call 9833 9566 to book in for a free quote.
Upon viewing your existing installation we will be able to determine exactly what needs to be done.
Often we will remove your old fuses, circuit breakers and RCD’s and replace them with new circuit breakers and RCD’s.
RCD’s stands for residential current devices which are also known as the safety switches.
The earthing system will be replaced if it does not meet electrical standards.
Our staff are highly knowledgeable with switchboard upgrades and can complete the installation in just one day.
Every job we complete is to the electrical wiring rules.
We always go above and beyond in quality and safety. We pride ourselves in our high standards and fast service.
Contact Us for a Free Switchboard Inspection
Are you ready to have your switchboard upgraded?
Are you having a problem and need a professional to check out your situation?
We are here to help you. Servicing all of Sydney, call to book in for a free quote on (02) 9833 9566.
Here at Dave Fenech Electrical Services Pty Ltd, we are highly experienced with over 20 years experience in switchboard upgrades.
We service all areas of Sydney.