Great finish on this project 1 month work. ACAI Electrical electricians & air conditioning experts worked around the clock to ensure there were no hold ups. The builder was very happy with the professional workmanship & commended workers on a job well done.
Old switchboards are especially prone to short-circuits or failure. Fuses for example can be particularly dangerous, as fuses can catch fire easily in our humid conditions. There is also a greater chance that they can fail & cause electric shock or just fail, leaving your family without power.
Everything has an amount of time that it is rated for before it should be replaced. Especially when it comes to Electrical equipment in Darwin, Electrical equipment is rated for 25 years before it should be replaced in optimal conditions. In Darwin we live in some of the harshest conditions on the planet. Especially when it comes to electrical. If you have old ceramic breakers or old fuses, especially in our humid environment, you should really consider upgrading your switchboard to a safer & more reliable option. This also relates to the switchboards weather handling abilities.
With our switchboard upgrade & installation options you know you have all the safety of new RCD’s, main switches & circuit breakers. The option to upgrade with a hot water system timer or surge arrester is also a good idea. The HWS uses up to a 1/4 of the power in most households, so having a timer installed will cut down these unnecessary expenses, this could save quite an amount of power if you have a large family.
Our surge arresters really are a must if you are living in the NT especially if you have large TV’s, computers, electronic ovens or appliances including workshop equipment, washing machines and other electronic equipment. More and more these appliances are having to be replaced after being affected by surges caused by lightning or Electrical transmission switching that may cause voltage spikes that can travel down the main incoming cables to your main switchboard. These simple surge arresters can Save you thousands on equipment replacement costs.
Switchboard replaced by Dale Lomax Electrician Darwin for ACAI Electrical. This was at Cha Time in the Mitchell St Centre in Darwin.