Home Electrical Inspection

Home Electrical Inspection

Are you searching for an electrician that offers a home electrical inspectionAC Electric has been offering home electrical inspections since our opening in 1999.  With over 180+ Google reviews and an average of 4.7 stars, you are sure to have a great experience when you choose us to inspect your home electrical system!  More than anything, when you hire an electrician to inspect your home or business electrical system, you are looking for peace of mind.  With electrical wiring being more of a complex issue than most other items in your home, it’s important you get your peace of mind with a professional and certified electrician on the job.

What Does a Home Electrical Check Involve?

A home electrical inspection is a mix of intuition based on experience of the electrician mixed with a great amount of detail within a check sheet that makes sure the electrician inspects everything important.  Our electricians will search out and test all outlets, light fittings, fuse boxes, wiring, fans, etc.  If your electrician is like one of ours, we always go the extra mile by checking your perimeter to look out for dangerous conditions.  Trees and landscaping can also cause issues with electrical wiring.  AC Electrical will inspect these conditions as well!

Why Do I Need an Electrical Inspection?

Poor and faulty electrical maintenance is responsible for countless and needless deaths every year.  A faulty wiring can lead to a fire which can destroy your entire home.  Having a certified electrician inspect your home can save your life and the people you love.  It’s also an important part of a home inspection when you sell or buy a home.  In order to make sure you pass the inspection, allow us to take a look over your electrical.

How Long Does a House Electrical Test Take?

While every electrician has their own pace, you can expect a home electrical inspection to take 1-3 hours.  This will vary depending on the size of your home and how complex it is to access your wiring.  Also, the more outlets you have, the longer it may take.  The same holds true for ceiling fans, electrical boxes and outdoor lighting features.

How Often Should You Have an Electrical Inspection?

Typically, every five years you should get your home inspected by a certified professional electrician.  There are some laws in place that require landlords to have a professional electrician inspect their properties every five years.  It’s important for landlords to get this electrical installation condition report (EICR) because this will ensure a safer place for your renters to live.

To schedule your electrical inspection, call AC Electric today to schedule your appointment!