If you have an older home, one of the first items to consider is the scope of your planned addition or remodel, and whether or not your electrical panel is large enough to handle the potential increased electrical loads from any new appliances, added square footage, or lighting. CB Electrical Services has years of experience updating older homes.
Service and Repair
Electrical outlets that are not working?
A circuit breaker that keeps tripping?
Lights that blink on their own?
A GFCI that will not reset and allow your other plugs to work?
A Three-Way switch that doesn’t work correctly? If you answered yes to any of those questions, or if you are having other electrical issues, it is time to call a the professional's at CB Electrical Services.
When you upgrade or need a new installation in Calgary and area, for home audio, networking, or home theater electrical wiring services, you’ll discover why CB Electrical Services is considered by its customers to be the best choice in electrical repair, service and Calgary home theater installation! Call us today to get a free quote.
CB Electrical Servives offers a full range of commercial electrician services from new installations to renewable power solutions. Looking for a Calgary and Area commercial electrical contractor for your business? We can handle all of your company's electrical maintenance and repair needs. No job is too big, too small.
Are you planning on adding any special systems to this new addition or remodel? Installation of a built-in sound system, intercom system, or even a full home theatre requires significant coordination and design work up front to ensure that installation costs can be minimized. Is a cable television outlet desired?CB Electrical has the expertise and experince to get it done right!
If your home was just built and needs complete wiring, including breaker boxes, home theater, network, lighting and security, give CB Electrical Services a call today. We provide quality new home wiring services to ensure your home is ready for you to move into.
The electrical services we provide include safety inspections and repairs, replacing old aluminum wiring with high grade copper, landscape lighting and exterior security lighting, hot tub and sauna hookups, appliance wiring, breaker panel upgrades, specialized wiring for television and entertainment systems, telephone and contemporary communications wiring, installations of ceiling fans and attic fans, surge protection devices, ground fault interrupters, emergency backup generators, complete wiring in remodels, restorations, and additions, and full service work for new construction. Regardless of your residential electrical needs, every electrician arriving on your job site will be skilled, experienced, licensed and equipped to install high quality products with high quality workmanship. For your security, every electrician at Bryant Electric Service is required to stay up-to-date with current electrical laws and codes, and their ability to spot code violations is of critical importance for safety when they are inspecting existing electrical installations.
Periodic Electrical Inspection - PERMITS
A Periodic electrical Inspection is an inspection on the condition of an existing electrical installation and will identify any deficiencies against the National Safety Standards for Electrical Installation.
Your residential or commercial electrics should be tested on a regular basis to prevent against potentially dangerous conditions. It’s often recommended every 5-10 years – more often for rental properties, but should also be performed when buying or selling property.
A periodic electrical inspection will:
Reveal if any of your electrical circuits or equipment is overloaded
Highlight any deficiencies with the circuit protection (MCBs) or any of the safety system
Find any potential electrical shock risks and fire hazards in your electrical installation
Identify any defective DIY electrical work
Identify fault electrical accessories
Identify incorrect wiring
Highlight any lack of earth ground or bonding
A concise circuit schedule to be issued
Why is a periodic electrical inspection needed?
Remember every electrical installation deteriorates with use and age. It is important for the person responsible for maintenance be sure that the safety of users is not put at risk and that the electrical installation continues to be in a safe and serviceable condition.
When is a periodic electrical inspection needed?
It is recommended by the NEC that periodic inspection and testing is carried out at least every:
10 years for a domestic installation
5 years for a commercial installation
1 year for swimming pool