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Do I need an electrical rewire?

Do I need an electrical rewire?

There are many things to consider when it comes to your electrical wiring, here are some points to consider;
  1. Age of the Wiring: If your home has outdated or aging electrical wiring, it may be a good idea to consider rewiring. Older wiring systems may not meet current safety standards and can pose fire hazards.

  2. Electrical Issues: Frequent electrical problems, such as tripped circuit breakers, flickering lights, or outlets that don't work, could be a sign of wiring problems. If you experience these issues consistently, it's worth having a professional electrician assess your wiring.

  3. Safety Concerns: Safety should be a top priority. If you suspect any unsafe wiring conditions, such as exposed wires, damaged insulation, or scorch marks on outlets or switches, it's essential to address these issues promptly for safety reasons.

  4. Home Renovations: If you're planning significant renovations or additions to your home, it may be necessary to upgrade your electrical system to accommodate the increased electrical load. 

  5. Additional Outlets and Circuits: If you find that you frequently rely on extension cords or power strips because there aren't enough outlets or circuits in your home, you may want to consider rewiring to add more outlets and distribute the electrical load more evenly.

  6. DIY Work: If you or a previous homeowner attempted DIY electrical work and it's not up to code or done correctly, it may be necessary to rewire those areas to ensure safety and compliance.

As always, if you are unsure or have any questions please get in touch, we are happy to help. 01865 408522

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