Electrical Safety Inspections
People use electricity throughout their homes every single day, thus an electrical safety inspection is vital. We use electricity from the moment our alarm clock wakes us up in the morning to when we plug our smartphones into our chargers before we go to sleep at night. It runs silently behind the scenes through the power cables running throughout our homes, and allows us to maintain a comfortable and easy standard of living. When everything is running smoothly, electricity can be seen as a minor miracle! Unfortunately, there are some times when electricity can become a problem, and even a hazard.
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), electrical issues are the number one cause of household fires that cause damage. Furthermore, small appliances with inadequate wires in a home are a leading cause of accidental electrocutions. Although electricity can be a hazard if proper safety measures are not maintained, these major issues can easily be avoided with an inspection by a certified electrician from Highmark Electrical. Your best choice!
What Is An Electrical Safety Inspection
An electrical home inspection goes through your electrical system and components to ensure they meed the Canadian Electrical Codes standards. The code is the standard that electricians operate under. Governed by the Canadian Standards Association, the code is what inspections are measured against. Upon completion of your electrical home inspection, Highmark will provide a detailed report listing areas that need improvement.
When Do You Need An Inspection
The times that you should have an inspection are:
Purchasing A Home
Doing A Renovation
When Adding An Appliance
Home Is Over 40 Years Old
Benefits Of An Inspection
An electrical inspection is vital to the safety of your home and your family. Having an inspection done by a professional will ease you by:
Making sure your electrical components are safe
Find mistakes made by previous owners
Identify out of date wiring
Locate degraded wiring
Spot fire hazards
Save energy costs
Meet Insurance requirements
How We Can Help
If you are concerned that there may be some issues with the electrical system in your home, or if you have not had an electrician verify the safety of your electrical system for a number of years, it is a good idea to give the experts at Highmark Electrical a call. We can provide you with a complete examination of the entire system in your home, including your electrical panel, wires, power outlets and even the appliances in your home to ensure they meet legal safety standards. Once we have completed our inspection, we will give you a detailed report of our findings. We are here to help you!
To book an inspection for your home today, feel free to give us a call or contact us via our website to arrange a consultation. You can ensure the safety of your entire home and give yourself peace of mind with the help of the certified electrical experts at Highmark Electrical today!