Electrical Service Panel Upgrades
Circuit breakers and fuses protect your house from power overloads caused by spikes in the power supply. Whenever there is a surge, a fault, or simply a new air conditioning system installation, chances are you will need a circuit breaker change to meet the load demand for the equipment to meet local codes. Since circuit breakers are made in varying sizes for different wire sizes, everything has to match to ensure the wiring is not damaged or burned. Improper circuit breakers could lead to a serious fire hazard and cause major damage. Only experienced, licensed electricians should work on your electrical system.
Service and panel upgrades are necessary when homes, stores or other facilities are renovated and load demand grows. In Duval County if the panel upgrade is done then a service upgrade is required. There are many reasons why you may need a new panel — increased load demand, safety, and the inconvenience of living with a system that cannot keep up with the demands of your business or household.
If you are in an older building, chances are your electrical system is already working near or beyond its intended capacity. Now is when rewiring and a panel upgrade is needed.
When purchasing an older home the homeowner must see if the electrical system can meet the requirements for an air conditioner or a home spa. These new features will require an appropriate service panel upgrade. Homes built prior 1970 may have a breaker panel that may pose a fire hazard. A qualified electrican in Jacksonville is required to complete these upgrades.
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