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Electric Panel – Installation, Upgrade & Repair in Orange County
Emergency Orange County Electricians Available 24/7
Express Electrical Services provides same-day and emergency electric panel installation, upgrades, and repairs for customers throughout Orange County, who can depend on our certified electricians 24/7 for whenever any electrical issue arises. When you need electric panel installation, our trained Orange County electricians can be at your home in 60-90 minutes. Each is certified and trained to the latest state standards.
If there is any problem with your electric panel, our Orange County electrician can fix the issue or recommend replacing or upgrading it. We can rewire a breaker panel when necessary or replace fuses, switches, and other faulty parts. For customers seeking an electrical panel upgrade in Orange County, we can install the latest 200-amp panel models to ensure your home is up to code.
Don’t put your home and family at risk by neglecting old or faulty panels. If your panel hasn’t been replaced in decades, have it inspected to determine if you need repairs or an upgrade.
What Is an Electric Panel?
Of all the parts of your home electrical system, the electrical panel is the most important. All outside electricity enters here, where it’s distributed to each individual circuit. The panel also monitors electric currents. If a current is too strong, a breaker panel can cut the power to stop an overload, which avoids further damage to your electrical system, appliances, and electronic devices. The two forms of electrical panel components include:
If you have a newer, updated home in Orange County, a circuit breaker is most likely installed. A breaker trips if a power surge is detected to stop an overload or short circuit. It is easily reset by flipping a switch in the breaker box, so no parts need to be replaced.
Each fuse is screwed into the electrical panel and, when the current is too strong or there’s a power surge, the fuse will blow. The fuse must then be replaced to restore power. Fuses tend to be overly sensitive, yet they are inexpensive and easy to replace.
Do You Need Electrical Panel Repair or an Upgrade?
Our Orange County electrician can perform electric panel repairs if the cables serving your electrical panel are damaged. Insulation on the service-entrance cable can wear out, or you may have loose cables or missing clamps or anchors. If you have any of these issues, they can be easily fixed. Improper wiring can be corrected as well.
If there’s excess moisture, a nearby water leak, the box looks rusty or chalky, or metal parts and wiring are corroded, replacement is the best option. If your panel is outdated, now is the perfect time for an upgrade. Other reasons to consider an electrical panel upgrade in Orange County include:
- Breakers not tripping when they should.
- Breakers falling out or visibly damaged.
- The panel is overcrowded.
- You see arcing, or electrical sparks.
- The lights are flickering.
- You hear sizzling from the panel.
- Frequent electrical surges and outages.
If you don’t have one, a 200-amp panel can address overload problems. It is designed to handle a higher power load, especially in homes with updated appliances and electronic devices. An upgrade can reduce safety risks, qualify you for insurance incentives, and increase home resale value.
Call Express Electrical Services Today
Our technicians are trained to service any type of electric panel. Experienced with electric panel installation and repairs, they can inspect your panel for any problems, provide an electrical panel upgrade, or move your panel to a safer location. When possible, we’ll fix any issues, so your electrical system is reliable and safe. If you need electrical panel repair, installation, or an upgrade in Orange County, call us today at 714-406-1322.