Have you ever lain in bed at night and thought about the safety of your home? You probably go through a mental checklist ensuring the doors are locked, the oven is off and there are no tripping hazards on the stairs. Then you start to think about that light that is acting kind of funny lately and that one outlet that stopped working for no apparent reason. Could it be an electrical fire waiting to happen? There is only one way to find out—call an electrician. Burbank homeowners can help give themselves peace of mind by having an electrical safety inspection conducted. H Electric offers these inspections that can find potentially serious problems.
There are usually some key warning signs of an electrical problem that every homeowner should be aware of. The ones mentioned above are indicators, but other things to be on the lookout for include black marks around an outlet and the smell of burning wires. These are electrical emergencies and require immediate attention.
One way to discover whether your home is at risk is by having an electrical safety inspection conducted by a knowledgeable electrician. Burbank homeowners will appreciate knowing these fairly simple checks can quickly identify any hazards. If there are none, you can take comfort knowing you have taken steps to ensure your family’s safety. If there are problems, your electrician will outline what they are and what the fixes are. Some items that are included in the inspection process including proper grounding, the main electric panel, and GFCI protection.
If you have just moved into a new home, this is an excellent opportunity to identify problems before they become serious hazards. All homes, old or new, can benefit from an electrical safety inspection. Give H Electric a call today to learn more about safety inspections and to schedule yours.