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Circuit Breaker Replacement Fairfax

Circuit Breaker Replacement In Fairfax

Circuit breakers have been specifically designed to protect the appliances in your home or commercial building. If your appliances did not have circuit breakers sudden spikes in the electrical current would cause them to overheat and maybe even catch fire! This is why you should have experienced electricians like the one’s employed at Certified Electrical Technologies replace the old circuit breakers in your Fairfax, Baltimore, Alexandria or Maryland home.

Have you noticed the circuit breaker in your home frequently tripping? When you touch your circuit breaker is it hot? If either of these things are true then you may be in need of a circuit breaker replacement.

When you know that your need a circuit breaker replacement or repair contact Certified Electrical Technologies in Fairfax.

Knowing When You Need A Circuit Breaker Replacement
The key is knowing when you need a circuit breaker replacement so that you don’t waste your time wonder what is wrong with your home’s electrical system. Many residential electrical problems can be resolved promptly b replacing your circuit breaker. The best way to tell if it is time to contact CET for a replacement is:

When your circuit breaker trips regularly, even after you reset it
The circuit breaker feels hot when you touch it
You can smell a burning scent coming from the electrical panel
You notice visible damage or frayed wires
You hear a buzzing sound coming from the panel or a pop when the breaker goes out

If you are noticing these signs then you should contact CET as soon as you can! The reason for urgency is because circuit breakers that have not been maintained can become fire hazards.

Listen for the sound of buzzing, hissing or popping coming from your breaker box. These noises indicate that there is a problem with the breaker. They may also mean that there is an issue known as a arc fault present. Certified Electrical Technologies in Fairfaxcan take care of fault arcs for you by installing an interrupter. Interrupts are devices that shut down the circuit when these issues occur.

What to do if my circuit breaker keeps tripping?

Have you noticed that your circuit breaker is always tripping? One reason for this could be that you have an overloaded circuit. These days many older homes do not have electrical systems that can keep up with all of the modern electricians that we use. If you have many electric appliances plugged in at once it could be the cause of the regular tripping.

If you wish to resolve this issue the best thing that you can do is invest in a “Heavy Up”. A Heavy Up is an upgrade of your home’s electrical system.

Certified Electrical Technologies in Fairfaxprovide Heavy Up services for homeowners.

What is a double tapped circuit breaker?

A very common residential electrical issue is called a double tapped circuit breaker. This is when two wires are connected to the same electrical panel. Double tapping normally isn’t a problem when the electrical system has been designed to handle it. It does however become a problem when the circuit is overloaded.

Thankfully double tapped circuit breakers are easy to resolve. The professional electricians at CET in Fairfaxcan repair your double trapper circuit breaker so that your electrical system operates more efficiently.

Reasons to Choose CET in Fairfax:

Certified Electrical Technologies are a family owned and operated electrical business. We have been providing circuit breaker repair and replacement for many years. Our team is dedicated to delivering excellent electrical service for residential, commercial and industrial.

Our services are fully inclusive and cover everything from new wiring to electrical maintenance. We specialize in electrical troubleshooting and repair.

Each CET electrician is fully certified and highly trained. We are licensed by the state to provide up to code, safety-assured electrical work that always passes inspection.

We are well known in Fairfaxfor delivering excellence. All CET staff are:

Courteous, professional and on time
Knowledgable and experienced
Properly trained to deal with all electrical issues
Accurate and effective in identifying your electrical problem
Fully equipped and ready to go
Able to provide both residential and commercial electrical services

For all of your needs relating to circuit breaker replacement Fairfax you can trust Certified Electrical Technologies!