The professional electricians at the Wire Doctors are certified and trained to inspect, diagnose and repair a wide variety of electrical problems throughout your home.
What is the first thing to do in an electrical emergency?
Unplug the appliance and turn the power off at the premises’ main power switchboard to avoid any further damage. If there’s a burning smell, smoke, or fire, call 911 or your local emergency services.
Can a handyman do electrical work?
Remember handymen who aren’t qualified electricians can do basic electrical work but can’t do work that requires certification. It’s highly recommended that if you require certificated work to be carried out that you hire a qualified electrician.
What do electrical repairs do?
Electrical repairs involve a wide variety of services, ranging from major installation, or rewiring your home, to changing out a broken light switch or receptacle. It is often a difficult task to diagnose a particular electrical issue at home without the help of a trained professional.
What is faulty wiring?
Faulty wiring shows some noticeable signs. For example, dimming or flickering lights are signs of faulty wiring. Other common symptoms of faulty wiring include charred or darkened outlets and switches. Also, hot ceiling fixtures, light switches, and outlets that emit shocks more frequently indicate faulty wiring.