Electrical Panel Repairs & Upgrades in Columbus
Increasing the Amperage of Electricity in Your Home
If you've found yourself frequently tripping circuit breakers or replacing fuses in your home, it may be time to upgrade your electrical panel. At My Electric Works, we have helped many homeowners upgrade and enjoy the conveniences of a modern system.
In some cases, a full panel upgrade may not be necessary, but with some help from our Columbus electrical panel repair experts you can get your home back in working order quickly and efficiently. We even offer 10% for new customers.*
Whether you need repairs or a complete electrical panel upgrade in Columbus, OH you can count on My Electric Works. Contact us today!
Why Should You Upgrade Your Electrical Panel?
#1: Replace Old Fuse Boxes That Can Be Dangerous
If your home still has a fuse box, it is likely that you have experienced issues with your electrical system, such as tripping breakers and ungrounded outlets. Fuse boxes can be dangerous because they don't properly regulate amperage. In fact, some homes can't even be sold without first replacing the electrical panel.
#2: Prevent Electrical Fires
Newer electrical panels are more equipped to handle increased electricity demands, such as newer appliances, without the risk of a fire. A new electrical panel will also greatly decrease the danger of electrical fires, ensuring the safety of you and your family.
#3: Getting Newer Appliances or Adding More
Older, outdated electrical panels cannot usually handle the energy needed to power numerous newer appliances. If you are planning on or have recently replaced your AC unit, water heater, washing machine, dryer, refrigerator, or any other appliance, it is a good idea to get look into electrical panel replacement.
#4: Save Money & Energy
When you upgrade your electrical panel, it will help to save on your electric bill every month because it runs much more efficiently. Additionally, by upgrading your home to a safer breaker panel, you can cut costs on your homeowner insurance. You will typically qualify for a discount on your premium because you made your home a safer place to live. Check with your insurance today to discover what kind of discount you might be eligible to receive.
Unsure if it's time to upgrade your electrical panel? Call our Columbus electricians today at (614) 515-4520.
When to Upgrade Your Electrical System
When our technicians show up to your home, we will investigate and inspect your existing electrical panel and determine what solution is right for you. Repairs may be all that are needed if your panel is acting up. When an upgrade is needed, we make sure to use the highest quality materials and time-tested techniques to ensure your total safety.
You may need to upgrade your electrical panel if:
- You are planning to remodel or add to your home
- You've had a recent increase of electrical components
- You have upgraded your major appliances
- You plan to add electrical sockets/plugs
Whatever the issue, our team is experienced in handling electrical panel installations - whether you are in Columbus, OH or the surrounding area give us a call for quality work at a fair price.
Do I Need a Permit to Replace My Electrical Panel?
In short, yes you do. Some electrical repairs can be done at home without a permit. Other, more complex, potentially dangerous work should always be done with the assistance of a licensed professional. Contact one of My Electric Works’ trained technicians to advise you on when, where, and how to obtain an electrical permit based on where you live.
Is It Worth Upgrading Your Electrical Panel?
Yes, absolutely. It is important you upgrade your electrical panel because an outdated or overloaded panel can cause electrical fires. It is an investment worth making so that your family and home will be protected from fires.
My Electric Works Is Prepared to Handle Your Job
Servicing or upgrading an electrical panel is a project that must be handled by a licensed and trained professional. Our Columbus electricians can help you experience the many benefits of an upgraded electrical panel and ensure the job is completed safely. With plenty of experience, the proper tools, and extensive training, our team can recommend the best solution for your home's needs.
*Restrictions may apply. Valid through Dec 31, 2020. Call to learn more.