Hazards That Old Electrical Wiring Systems Could Bring You

Most homeowners make the mistake of assuming that an old electrical system could not harm them in any way. In truth, an old electrical system could risk their safety.

So that brings us to the question, how can an old electrical wiring system harm you?


1. Faulty Outlets And Old Wiring System Can Cause A fire.

One of the most prominent hazards that faulty outlets could bring to homeowners is that it could cause electrical sparks which may lead to a fire. Various reports from all across the globe stated that faulty outlet and defective appliance as the number one cause for electrical related fire cases. 

An old wiring system could also pose fire hazards. The fact that these systems are often hidden inside our walls and behind fuse boxes makes it even more dangerous because it could be happening right under our noses. When was the last time you scheduled an electrical inspection? Get our experts to check for faulty wiring systems.

2. High Electricity Consumption.

A damaged wiring system such as a frail electrical chord could cause the temperature of the power line to rise up. This means that most of the power supplied does not reach the intended destination. Most of the charges either circulate or lay stagnant on the chord before ultimately discharging on the ground and increasing your bill. 

3.Electrocution Risk


Aside from that, frail chords or faulty outlets could leak out electricity. Residents are vulnerable to the risk of electrocution which could prove lethal!

4. Power Trip

In most cases, your circuit breaker would trip as a fail-safe to prevent your circuits from overworking and catching fire. This means that your circuit breaker is working fine. Schedule an electrical inspection immediately if you often experience blackouts due to a circuit breaker trip in your home.

 


If left unattended, a faulty electrical system could cause many issues such as fire, blackouts and high electricity consumption. Looking to schedule an electrical inspection? Get quality electrical service from our experts for guaranteed satisfaction. Request a free reservice or get your money back if you are not satisfied with our service.