Inspection and Testing
Electrical Testing in
Bourton on the Water Homes
The Which? Consumer group says on average four people a day are injured or killed fires related to electrical faults. They recommend every home should have a regular electrical safety test to ensure that the occupants and property are not casualties of an electrical fire. We are experienced Bourton on the Water electricians who regularly see the potential risks of dangerous wiring and we fully support this recommendation.
The leading technical authority on electrical safety in the UK is the organisation Electrical Safety First and also advise that like elsewhere in the country private homeowners in Bourton on the Water should get an EICR (Electrical Installation Condition Report) from a qualified, reputable Bourton on the Water electrical firm at least every 10 years. This is vital for your own safety and to protect your home. Some household insurance companies may refuse to pay out on an insurance claim if they feel any the damage occurred was the result of neglected electrical faults. You should also arrange an EICR in Bourton on the Water if you are buying a property, whatever its age or condition to make sure the electrics are safe and the working.
Landlords in Bourton on the Water have a legal responsibility to keep their tenants safe, and an EICR electrical test is required every five years, or when there is a change of tenancy.
Electricians – Electrical Testing
in Bourton on the Water
Prestige Heating & Electrical Services are an established local family-run firm with a team of highly qualified 18the Edition EIT electricians who are able to carry out electrical testing and competently report on the electrical installation in your property reporting on the safety of it and if it meets with all the current regulations.
To reassure you further Prestige are members of Elecsa – a Government backed competent person scheme for approved contractors – and Trustmark – a non-profit making consumer protection group. We have an annual inspection which regularly inspects all paperwork and our electrical work carried out on site.
Our professional electrician’s work in GL54 postcode area and the local areas such as The Slaughters, The Rissington and Cold Aston. Any testing or electrical work undertaken will be carried out with the upmost courtesy and respect to both yourself and your home.
Our electricians are highly qualified to undertake your wiring and electrical projects.
Advice & Safety
We advise you on the right installation for your home, keeping you safe.
We can test your home in compliance with EICR checks for your peace of mind.
Keep your home safe
EICR’s Bourton on the Water
- What’s Involved?
Each property in Bourton on the Water is different, so the amount of time an electrical test takes varies it can take just a couple of hours or it can take a lot longer. During the course of the electrical testing your power will be turned off.
Whilst our Bourton on the Water electrician carries out the electrical testing they will be filling in a detailed multi paged report about the condition of the electrical installations in your Bourton on the Water home including the fuseboard, visible wiring, earthing etc. This report will identify any problems and failures to meet the regulations. There are a set of codes, giving grades to prioritise any electrical repairs or remedial work needed.
Any faults found that are C1 indicate an immediately dangerous situation and will be dealt with straight away on site; any C2 faults mean potential danger with immediate work needed; any C3 faults mean improvement is recommended; and an FI means further investigation is needed without delay.
When the electrical inspection and testing of your home in Bourton on the Water is complete, we’ll produce the typed EICR report and, if required,a no-obligation competitively priced quotation to carry out any or all of the recommended remedial works.
Periodic electrical testing in Bourton on the Water is something that should not be ignored for safety’s sake. Prestige Heating and Electrical Services will get the job done promptly and efficiently.
We cover the Bourton on the Water postcode areas, including GL54as well as the outlying areas.