Knowing the lifespan of your electrical components is essential to avoid unexpected power outages and keep the occupants of the property safe. Looking for an electrician in tamworth? Tamworth Electrician can help you maintain your households electrical components. Whether you’re a Tamworth local or have investment properties in the region, here are 4 electrical components that need to be maintained.
|Incandescent||1 – 2 000 hrs|
|Halogen||6 – 8 000 hrs|
|Compact Fluoro||10 000 hrs|
|LED’s||50 000 hrs|
Fixtures can last a long time, however down-lighting minimizes the risk of damage to these fixtures (requiring replacement).
2. Circuit Breakers
Prevent harmful sparks potentially causing electrocution or fires in the walls. These can typically last 15-30 years.
3. Power Points
Prevent harmful shocks from appliances. These are expected to last 30 years.
4. Service Panels
The hub of a home’s electricity supply. These must be in perfect condition to reduce electrical hazards and keep the occupents safe. Most panels have a 60 year life expectancy, however, should be maintained regularly. Checkout our other blog post : Should I Upgrade my Electrical Panel.
Do you need maintenance carried out on your private or investment property by a licensed electrician? We can help maintain, repair or replace all of the above! Contact us on 0421 359 324 or www.facebook.com/tamworthelectrician or email firstname.lastname@example.org