Electricity Switchboard & Fuse Box Wiring and Upgrades
Electricity Switchboard & Fuse Box Wiring and Upgrades
The upgrade of a switchboard or fuse box repairs and maintenance can address ongoing power disruptions in your home or business. To facilitate upgrades and new installs, a specialised level 2 electrical provider must be contacted.
Many older homes that have not had a switchboard or fuse box replaced or modified, simply cannot manage the load of newly connected appliances and fixtures. Fortunately, Next Level Electricians is here to provide the electrical solutions needed for safe, uninterrupted electricity.
Our level 2 electricians are courteous and experienced in managing your electrical requests with precision. We pay attention to the finer details and always determine the source of the issue before proceeding with an estimate or electrical works. For any fuse box and switchboard queries, contact Next Level Electricians on 0451 595 955 today!
How We Deliver Professional Level 2 Electrical Services
Next Level Electricians is your trusted electrical and accredited service provider in Sydney CBD. We handle all hazardous and complex electrical requests from installing a new fuse box to upgrading your switchboard.
If your fuse box or switchboard is older than 10 years, it needs replacing. To ensure this process is performed safely and professionally, you need a level 2 electrician on your side. Next Level Electricians is committed to high quality electrical works that deliver safe and effective results.
Managing electricity issues should always entail a professional and responsive electrician. Level 2 projects are considered high risk and must only be handled by a certified electrical company. Quality assurance, the prioritization of safety and peace of mind are achieved with level 2 services.
What is a Fuse Box?
The electrical fuse box or fuse board is the electrical distribution point in the property. It facilitates the control of power supply to homes, businesses, and buildings. While it is important to have a level 2 electrician perform repairs or upgrades to the electrical fuse box, always familiarise yourself with the location of the main switch in case of an emergency.
When Do You Need a Fuse Box Upgrade?
The fuse box needs an upgrade when it is older than a decade or it is not operating safely. Signs that a switchboard or fuse board requires updating is when power disruptions are continuously experienced. This can compromise the safety of your appliances, fixtures and the overall electrical connections in your home or business.
Problematic fuse boards need replacing when it starts to pose a major risk. Outdated wiring and homes that are more than 40 years old can suffer electrical faults and fire hazards.
Aluminium wiring throughout the property will require replacing with the services of a professional level 2 electrician.
The upgrade of the fuse board must be accompanied by rewiring according to Australian electrical regulations.
Other signs that your fuse box requires updating range from light flickering and hot cables to constant tripping of the fuse switch.
What are the Costs for Upgrading an Electrical Fuse Box?
The cost for updating the electrical fuse board will depend on the age of your current fuse box, the age of the property and the level of rewiring needed to install the new switchboard.
While a basic switchboard or fuse board upgrade can cost between $500 to $2000, you can ask your professional provider for an estimate and the guarantee issued on the repairs and the new installation. With the assistance of a reputable services provider at Next Level Electricians, our level 2 electrician will provide the necessary fuse box upgrades. Every safety standard is implemented to ensure that your power is fully restored and distributed without possible safety hazards and faults.
How Long is a Fuse Box Replacement?
The period for the replacement of an electric fuse board is influenced by the replacement of wiring for the fuse panel. Owing to the unique requirements of every home, your level 2 electrician will advise on the steps that must be taken to effectively replace the fuse board and ensure the modern installation can support your power needs. Where rewiring is necessary for homes that are older than 20 years, the job can take anywhere from 8 to 10 hours to complete.
What are Safety Switches for a Newly Installed Switchboard?
The installation of a new switchboard will involve the necessary precautionary measures to maintain the safety of all properties. Next Level Electricians will install a residual current device with the purpose of turning off power should an emergency occur.
This automated feature will monitor electricity distribution and should faults be detected, will shut off the main power supply. This is a modern technology that can provide an essential means of safety and has not been incorporated in older homes and properties.
For the efficiency of your property, speak to your level 2 electrician about safety options to mitigate electrical risk factors.
Why Do I Need My Switch Box Replaced or Upgraded?
A failure to have your fuse board upgraded or newly installed could risk a power outage, cable damage owing to overheating and the possibility of a fire outbreak because of electrical damage. The ongoing trips can also cause damage to appliances and electrical fixtures.
Speak to Next Level Electricians
Next Level Electricians provides modern electrical solutions for the residential, commercial, and industrial space. Our services cover Sydney CBD, Hills District, Inner West and North Shore to the Eastern Suburbs and Northern District. We are a team of licensed level 2 electricians who go out of our way to keep our customers safe with uninterrupted electricity.
Our installations are covered by our professional guarantee. We are a licensed company that complies with the appropriate industry regulations including The Service and Installation Rules of NSW, the Ausgrid and Endeavour Energy’s specific network operational standards and the AS/NZS 3000 Wiring Rules.
If you need a new electrical fuse box installed please contact us on 0451 595 955 or you can send us a direct message using our Contact Form. From maintaining the highest levels of safety to introducing contemporary electrical installations, Next Level Electricians is the name you can trust for all your level 2 power needs.