Circuit Installation and Upgrades
Electrical circuit overloads can often become a major issue for many businesses if nothing is done to prevent them. With computers and electrical devices becoming more and more advanced, workers often spend most of their days using technology that relies on a constant uninterrupted flow of electricity. Due to this fact, more strain is placed on the electrical systems of certain offices and places of business that may not necessarily be able to handle the demand for power. Everything from coffee makers, phone chargers, printers and computers all contribute to the increased amount of power that flows through electrical panels, and if these panels should be inadequate, power outages and interruptions will become common, resulting a decline in productivity and an increase in the potential for fire at the workplace.
If you have begun to notice that these issues are becoming commonplace in your place of business, it is likely time to seek a replacement for your existing electrical panel and circuit system. The electricians at Highmark Electric can help you determine exactly what is causing the issue in your office, and will be happy to help fix the problem.
How Can Circuit Overloads Be Prevented?
As discussed above, the overloading of a circuit is usually caused by a flow of power that exceeds the capacity of your circuits. In addition to this, overloads can be the result of power flowing through damaged wires and loose connections as well, which can also become fire hazards, putting your employees in a dangerous work environment. With help from a certified electrician at Highmark, it will be easy to identify the problem and make the necessary corrections.
If you are unsure about whether an increase in the power capacity of your office’s circuits is absolutely necessary, you should consider the following list of features and needs that are common to most offices in Vancouver:
Copy of Security Systems
Do you want to install a security system to ward off intruders?
Do you want to add task lighting, recessed lighting, track lighting, accent lighting, mood lighting, wall sconces, or other specialty light fixtures in your home?
Do you need more outlets to plug in your appliances?
Additional Outdoor Electricity
Are you adding security or landscape lighting, a pool, a sauna, a steam room, a hot tub, a new sprinkler system? Do you want a place to plug in your holiday lights?
Do you want to be able to turn the fan off while leaving the light on with the flip of a switch?
Emergency Generator Installation
Do you want continuous power in case of a hurricane, ice storm, blizzard, or blackout?
Are you using too many power strips, extension cords, or adding on additional outlet plugs? Do you wish you had more outlets to support your electronics?
Lighting Control Stations
Do you want to operate multiple lights from a single location? Do you want to set mood lighting in several rooms with the touch of a button?
To find out more about how your office can benefit from an increase in your power capacity, feel free to contact us or continue to check out our website for more helpful tips.