With the ownership of an electrical system comes the responsibility of having to ensure that it is maintained correctly for it to be operating in its optimal state which promotes efficiency reducing running costs for you. It is a great benefit for you as a homeowner or business owner to ensure that your electrical system is maintained. We offer electrical maintenance packages conducted by certified master electricians employed by us. After an inspection has been done you will receive a certificate to say what has been completed during your maintenance inspection. Once your inspection has been completed one of our consultants will follow up with you about your maintenance service.
What to expect from a maintenance service?
There are three main electrical maintenance services you will find in the electrical industry. The basic maintenance consists of data collection, visual inspection, cleaning, lubrication, and retightening of screws where necessary. When a problem occurs in your electrical system it is important to contact your certified electrician as soon as possible and inform them that you require corrective maintenance. Corrective maintenance is aimed at correcting any defects or breakdowns in your electrical system. If you aren’t sure about what maintenance you need you needn’t worry as your electrician will inspect your electrical system.
How often inspections should be conducted?
To maintain adequate safety standards period testing should be carried out as follows. At least every five years for businesses if you are changing owners it is advised that you have an inspection done. If you are a homeowner it is recommended to have a test done every three to five years. After the required inspection and testing, an electrical installation report will be issued to you. The report shows any defects, damages, reported conditions and any noncompliance with current safety standards that can lead to danger. You will also need to update your electrical when necessary to keep up with safety standards regardless of having a new house.
Benefits of electrical maintenance
There are many benefits to maintaining your electrical system, keeping it in optimal working order allowing it to work efficiently. An electrical system that is working efficiently saves you money by not having to pay increased rates on your utility bill whereas an inefficient system would waste power costing you a lot more money every month. Electrical maintenance is a long term investment that minimizes the chances of electrical disasters occurring by highlighting weak points in the system before they make themselves a big problem to deal with. This is a big benefit for your health and safety to maintain your electrical system.
What is electrical preventive maintenance?
Electrical preventive maintenance maintains a level of service for your equipment. Your preventative maintenance will fix any intermediate faults which will protect your equipment from any sudden breakdown. The reason preventative maintenance is done is so that you keep your equipment in pristine working condition. Your qualified electrician will do all the necessary programming or configuration for the preventative maintenance service. This service is carried out at predetermined intervals or according to your electricians' maintenance schedule for your home or business. It is aimed at reducing the risk of failure or performance degradation of the equipment. Your maintenance cycle will be planned out accordingly with your electrician.