Electrical outlets are an essential part of our lives. They power the computer you’re reading this article on, the smart phone you communicate with, the appliances that help you cook and clean, and more. But when was the last time you really thought about the outlets in your Denver-area home?
The National Association of Home Builders says the average home in the U.S. is just under 40 years old, which means there’s a chance you are living in a property with an outdated electrical system and older outlets that put your home—and family—at risk.
A study by the National Fire Protection Administration found that residential fires cost more than $7 billion in damage in 2015. And many of those fires can be attributed to older wiring and outlets in your home.
Your older electrical system may include hidden dangers, such as:
Here are four common signs and symptoms that your need to upgrade your outlets:
If you’re experiencing any of these issues, you should schedule an appointment with a licensed electrician. They can do full-home electrical assessment, which can help diagnose any concerns with your wiring, outlets, or power box.
They can also help you upgrade to the latest technologies in wiring and outlets, such as an outlet cover with built-in USB ports to charge your computer or smart phone.
APower provides comprehensive inspections of electrical systems in your Denver-area home or business. Call [phone-no] to schedule an appointment today.
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