Jobs that should be left to professionals

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Do you consider yourself to be the house handyman? There are some electrical jobs that can be done on your own with the correct tools and knowledge. To ensure your absolute safety however, there are also electrical jobs that should definitely be left to a professional electrician. Here are four jobs that should only by handled by a professional.

1.     Faulty wiring– any issue involving faulty wiring is potentially dangerous. If not handled correctly, you could end up setting the house on fire! It’s best to consult someone with prior expertise with anything regarding this issue.

2.     Upgrading a panel– this may seem like an easy job, but most people are unaware of possible code violations or the permits needed to complete this job. A professional would have all this knowledge and could expedite the process.

3.     Installing new ceiling fixtures– this project can be tricky because you need to be aware of the weight of the fixture. You wouldn’t want the roof to cave in!

4.     Work that involves cutting into finished walls– Professionals have the tools to help you find studs and determine exactly how much area needs to be cut into the wall in the most efficient way possible.

If you’re considering doing any of these projects in the near future, call us to help!