As properties age the need to rewire and upgrade grows. The deterioration and failing standards of older installations, coupled to the increasing need to connect additional appliances, dictate that in many cases a review of the properties electrical circuitry be conducted.


The prevention of injury and fire, are greatly reduced by upgrading an elderly installation. Points which should be considered are:


  • The age of the wiring
  • Earthing of power outlets
  • To replace a fuse box with a modern cosumer unit incorporating circuit breakers
  • Unprotected cabling
  • Consumer requirements
  • Building alterations and extensions
  • Fire, smoke and gas alarms
  • Heating needs and adequacy
  • Value of the property