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Is Your Electrical System Healthy? Our Electricians Can Diagnose It.

The electrical system is like the nervous system of your home—when your electrical panel starts to fail, it will affect your whole system. The panel houses the circuit breakers, which manage the flow of electricity, safeguard against short-circuit and over-current hazards, and hinder devastating electrical fires.

Need electrical panel services in Katy, West Houston, or the surrounding areas? Our professional electricians at West Houston Electric can make sure your breaker box is in peak working order.

Don’t wait until it’s too late; give us a call today at (832) 925-4669 or contact us online.

What Happens When Circuit Breakers Trip?

The purpose of a circuit breaker is to safeguard your property from electrical shorts and over-currents. If a circuit breaker does not trip like it is supposed to, heat is conducted to the panel and other breakers. This will lead to the melting of other breakers.

On the occasion that your circuit breaker trips, it probably just needs to be reset. However, a circuit breaker that constantly trips is sign that there is something else going on. Your wiring or panel may need to be upgraded or you might have a circuit that is overloaded.

The following signs should tell you that you that you have a serious problem that needs attention:

  • Repeated tripped breaker switches
  • Lights that flicker/dim
  • Burning odor or sparks
  • Corrosion or rust
  • Burn marks

Does My Panel Need to Be Replaced or Upgraded?

Between the 1950s and the 1980s, many homes had a Federal Pacific (FPE) or Zinsco electrical panel installed. These panels could go for years without a problem. Then, suddenly, the breakers on the electrical panels failed to trip. This caused many incidents of fires all around the country.

If you’re not sure if your home has one of these panels, give our experienced Katy electricians a call. They will come check out your panel and offer you a free estimate should you need electrical panel service or replacement.

With Electrical Panels, Don’t Go It Alone

Attempting to work on a breaker box when you are not properly trained is extremely risky. You could end up with serious injury to yourself or others, as well as serious property damage. Once you have checked with your power company to make sure there is no problem with the electrical service, certified technicians should be called in to do the job. When you are looking for West Houston residential electrical panel services, call your friends at West Houston Electric to come by for diagnostics and service.

Not Sure If You Need Electrical Service? Call West Houston Electric!

We’ve been in business for over 40 years, so we’ve seen just about every electrical issue, from ceiling fan problems to malfunctioning electrical panels to frequently tripped breakers. Safety, reliability, and your satisfaction are our top priorities. We always conduct business by being honest and we will never give you the run around. We’ll give you a free estimate and a fair price on electrical panel upgrades in Katy, TX.

At West Houston Electric, we stand behind our work and we stand with our customers. We are proud to have earned the 2018 Angie’s List Super Service Award and we offer integrity in everything we do.

Wondering if you have a faulty panel? Give West Houston Electric a call at (832) 925-4669 today!

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  • 2018 Angie's List Super Service Award
    2018 Angie's List Super Service Award

    West Houston Electric was proud to receive the 2018 Super Service Award from Angie's List.

  • 1993 Electrical Contractor of the Year
    1993 Electrical Contractor of the Year

    Electrical Contractor of the Year in 1993, for wiring President George H. W. and First Lady Barbara Bush's Houston home. West Houston Electric has been the electrician of choice for The U.S. Secret Service detail of the Bush family in Houston since 1993.

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