Don’t Do your own Electrical Work!
If you have the right tools, knowledge and ambition, do it yourself home repair jobs can be fun as well as rewarding. But when it comes to electrical work, beware. While you might think it looks like a simple project and you want to save money by doing it yourself, you could be risking your property as well as your life. The hazards of a DIY home electrical repair can be deadly and extremely hazardous.
Electricity can cause serious injuries including fatalities for inexperienced electricians. As licensed electricians, we spend thousands of hours learning and perfecting our skills. We have the proper tools and safety equipment to get the job done right and keep you, your loved ones, and your property safe. When dealing with something as dangerous as electricity, it’s wise to call a master electrician.
According to the National Fire Protection Agency, fires caused by improper electrical connections effect hundreds of homeowners every year and cause millions of dollars in property damage. Saving a few dollars by trying to do your own electrical work is just not worth it when you consider the possible consequences.
And in addition, did you know that if you have a house fire as a result of an electrical problem, and the work was not done by a licensed professional, your insurance company might deny your claim? Improper wiring can cause wires to melt, overheat, and catch on fire, causing substantial property damage.
When it comes to electrical work, hiring a professional will give you peace of mind you need to know that the job is done right. If you have any questions about your homes electrical system, please give us a call. And if you’re thinking about doing it yourself, please don’t.