Knowing if it is time for an electrical panel replacement is not as easy as it seems, but there can be a few indicators that it might be time to check it out. But first, let’s cover the basics of electrical panels.
An electrical panel, also known as a circuit breaker box or an electrical box, is a metal box that contains your home’s circuit breaker switches. The switches can turn off or “trip” when a power surge is detected, or you can turn them off manually.
Each switch controls the electrical current to a specific part of your home. For example, there are switches for kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms, and more.
You probably repair or replace electrical components like outlets and wires regularly. But an electrical panel might go under the radar. It isn’t used very often and is built to last many years.
However, an electrical panel will need replacing eventually.
Here at Mister Sparky Electric, we’ve found answers to some of your most pressing questions regarding electrical panel replacement.
If an electrical emergency arises and you need help, don’t hesitate to call the experts at Mister Sparky Electric!
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