When Do You need to Hire an Emergency Electrician?
You need to hire an emergency electrician or an emergency electrical contractor when you are experiencing an electrical emergency. However, many people have no idea what is an emergency and what is something that can wait until normal business hours. Read on to learn a little bit more information about what an electrical emergency really is.
One of the top reasons why you need to call an emergency electrician is because you are smelling a burning scent or smell. This scent may be coming from behind the walls or may be coming from an electrical outlet. In some cases, the scent may also come from a light fixture, becoming more noticeable when you turn the light fixture on. If you notice any of these issues, you may have electrical wiring that is burning or overheating. Failing to correct this issue can lead to an electrical fire breaking out.
Another common reason why you may need to contact an emergency electrical contractor is because your power is coming on and off. If you experience frequent power outages that are not attributed to the weather or your electrical company, you may have a problem with your fuses or breaker box. An electrician can work to determine why your power keeps flickering on and off and work to address the issue, before the problem causes more wide-spread damage.
These are just two of the reasons why you may need to hire an emergency electrician to come out and help you with your electrical system. Here at NZM Electrical Services, when you call us with an emergency concern, we will send out an electrical contractor to take a look at your system and determine how to fix it in a timely manner, before additional electrical damage is done. Call us now to get started.