Have you ever turned on a light only to have it not work? Sure, we all have. Our first response is to turn off the switch and replace the bulb. But, what if the light still doesn’t work? Or what if the brand new bulb blows out as soon as you turn it on? This is a problem that may be one of your first signs of electrical trouble. Prior to the light going out for good, did it seem to be flickering? Outlets that have black marks around one of the prong holes or black anywhere around the outlet are definitely a cause for alarm.
Do not wait to see if the problem fixes itself, call an electrician. Beverly Hills homeowners can call The Electric Connection for an electrical inspection. It is always a good idea to have a complete electrical safety inspection to determine if the problem is isolated to one area or a major problem throughout the home. It could simply be an outlet with a loose wire or a faulty light fixture. In either event, the professional can take care of these quick fixes for you.
In more serious cases, especially in older homes, a complete wiring replacement may be needed. This is definitely a job for an electrician. Beverly Hills homeowners do not want to take any chances with their family’s safety.
Faulty wiring is a leading cause of home fires. You can help protect your investment as well as your family and all of those irreplaceable items in your home by getting a qualified electrician to do some troubleshooting. Identifying problem areas before they become a major catastrophe can save you a great deal of trouble, grief and money.
Not to mention, isn’t the peace of mind knowing your home is safe worth the call? Give the Electric Connection a call today and set your mind at ease.