Most Common Home Electrical Problems | Airco Service

Posted on: Mar 16, 2017

Wanting to make repairs around the house is common. It helps restore functionality to the home while saving money at the same time. Plus, most home owners want to feel handy while doing something new. However, working with the electrical system is dangerous. Not only can faulty wiring increase your chances of an electrical fire but it puts you in danger of sustaining an electrical shock.

Here are some of the most common home electrical problems you should leave to the professionals at Airco Service Inc.:

Dead Outlet

This by far is one of the most common problems. One day an outlet works, the next day it doesn’t. There are several reasons behind why this might happen. First, you may have simply tripped the circuit. Check the circuit breaker and reset the circuit your outlet is on. If this is the only outlet out though, chances are it simply is dead. The professionals at Airco Service Inc can not only identify the problem but correct it so you can avoid suffering from these issues again.

If the electrical repair service is needed in the bathroom, a new outlet can be installed that can handle electrical surges and be reset with a press of the button inside the bathroom itself.

Tripping Circuit Breakers

From time to time you may trip a circuit breaker. This occurs more frequently when using several major appliances at the same time. However, if you have noticed the circuit breaker seems to be tripping more frequently, there likely is a specific problems that needs addressing. From the need to create a brand new circuit to correcting loose or damaged wiring, this is an electrical repair service you need professionals to perform.

Switch Problems

Does your light switch feel unusually hot? Maybe you have a switch in a room that doesn’t seem to control anything. This issue may seem minor, but can have major consequences. If you don’t know what a switch does and it is left on, you may open yourself up to an electrical fire. It’s best to correct it.

If your home is suffering from any of these problems, or if you have a completely different issue regarding your electrical system, make sure to contact Airco Service Inc. to set up an in-home visit. This way, you can have your electrical system repaired safely and correctly the first time.