Keeping your home up to date is very important for many people, and it should be even more a priority when your Home’s electricity is concerned. Columbia Heights, MN is a great place to live and is always changing, but one thing that remains the same is how people like to stay close to home. Many folks prefer to remodel their homes, rather than go out and buy a new one. They will add additions to the back of the house, remodel the bathes and kitchens, and get new appliances that will make any home look new again. However, one thing many homeowners overlook is their electric panel. Many homes over 30 years old have electrical panels that were original to the home and are not large enough to handle today’s many high end electronics . Electrical circuits are designed to carry only a certain amount of current and if that current is exceeded it should trip the breaker protecting you family and home from the dangers of overheated wiring in your walls.
By inspecting your electric panel, and having a licensed and qualified electrician come in to take a closer look, you will be able to make sure that your home has a properly installed grounding system and that your electrical panel is safe so that you are not placing yourself and those in your home in harm’s way. If you do have frequent problems with tripping circuit breakers, it may indicate a need to install a few more circuits. This is a common installation, it’s one more way to make your home safer and it is easy for our professional electricians.
Edison Electric has been in business for 10+ years and knows what you look for in older homes. Many times there is nothing that really needs correcting, but if there is, now is the time to find out about it. Electrical inspections are well worth the time and money, so if this sounds like you, give us a call today. 612-385-7864