Posts Tagged ‘electrical panel’
Why do circuit breakers commonly trip?
A circuit breaker tripping means that it has detected a faulty condition and automatically shuts off to prevent the wiring from overheating and potentially catching on fire. While this is a great safety measure, it can still be frustrating to have your electric circuits shut off. Let’s take a look at a few common causes.…Read More
Should I Replace My Electrical Panel? How to Tell
Should you replace your electrical panel? This isn’t something that comes up to most homeowners minds unless they’re having an electrical problem that affects day-to-day activities. But it’s always better to prevent problems before they start. Electrical Panels 101 As you’re probably aware, the electrical panel is also known as a switch box, and is…Read More