Inspection and Testing
Shipton under Wychwood - Periodic Domestic Electrical Testing
According to the Electrical Safety-First organisation (the recognised technical authority on electrical safety), Electrical faults are responsible for around half of all house fires in the UK. The best way to ensure your home doesn’t become a statistic in Shipton under Wychwood and the local areas of Burford, Fulbrook and Taynton is to ensure your property has an up to date Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) from a trusted local electrical firm like Prestige Heating and Electrical Services.
An EICR is issued to Shipton under Wychwood homeowners and landlords once a comprehensive inspection and test of the electrical systems and installation of a residence is carried out. Prestige has a team of competent, certified and qualified electrical testers serving the OX7 postcode area who carry out EICR inspections and testing in households in and around Shipton under Wychwood and the local villages.
Landlords in Shipton under Wychwood are now legally required to arrange for an EICR every five years – or when there is a change of tenancy in their rental property. There is no law compelling homeowners to have an EICR in Shipton under Wychwood, but for safety’s sake it is recommended that it is done at least once every 10 years. It’s also becoming common practice now to have an EICR performed in Shipton under Wychwood when a property when it is being sold.
Electrical Testing Electricians
Whether you want a visual inspection of your domestic electrical installation or you want to commission a full EICR in Shipton under Wychwood, the Prestige Heating and Electrical Services electricians in Shipton under Wychwood who carry out electrical testing are eminently qualified and certified for this important task. They have up to date qualifications in the 18th Edition EIT (City & Guilds 2382-18) wiring regulations and hold City & Guilds Inspection and Testing Certification in Electrical Installations.
Prestige Services are with Elecsa which is one of the 5 Government backed bodies regulating and ensuring that we stay up to date with all regulations changes and are carrying out all electrical work competently.
Our team of electricians work in OX7 postcode area and the local areas such as Burford, Fulbrook and Taynton. You will find our electricians at Prestige will carry out any testing, courteously and professionally.
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
Electrical Testing in Shipton under Wychwood – The Process
To make you aware during the course of the electrical testing your power will be turned off and depending upon the size of your property and the number of fuseboards etc that will determine how long the electrician will be on site. On average it is between 2 and 4 hours.
During the testing our Shipton under Wychwood electrician will fill in a detailed multi-paged report, this will be sent to you after it has been produced by the office. The report will detail all the test results and any findings of electrical issues that are non-compliant with the current regulations or dangerous. The report grades any faults found as follows:
Faults found that are C1 indicate an immediately dangerous situation and would be dealt with straight away on site; Faults found that are C2 mean potential danger with immediate work needed; Faults found that are C3 mean improvement is recommended; FI means further investigation is needed without delay.
We will provide a no obligation competitive quote for your consideration if remedial works are required.
If you do require electrical testing we cover Shipton under Wychwood postcode areas, including OX7 as well as the outlying areas.