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Electrical Emergency Call Out

5* Electrical Emergency Call Out in Loughborough and the Surrounding areas

Smoking/Burning Smell or Burn Marks on Outlets?
Humming Coming From the Breaker Box?
Sparking When Plugging a Device in or Turning It On?
Wires in Water?

Emergency Electrician Loughborough and Leicestershire

Do you have an electrical problem in Loughborough or Leicestershire and need an emergency electrician to help? In the event of a power outage or a potentially dangerous situation, our fully qualified electricians are on hand night and day to assist.

A problem requiring an electrician can take many forms. This can be a tripped consumer unit, no lights in your home, drilled through wires, or you don’t have power in your property. Luckily, our emergency electricians are fully qualified to handle any electrical emergency.

The emergency electrical problem may be dangerous and a risk to your life, so it is important that you call our team today to receive assistance before any harm occurs.

Not sure whether your electrical problem requires an emergency call out?

1. Exposed Wires

In older buildings that don’t follow modern construction practices or where wiring or previous electrical work has been substandard, wires can become exposed due to general wear and tear. Avoid touching exposed wires as they may still have a current running through them, increasing the risk of electrocution.

2. Smell of smoking/burning or burn marks on outlets

Fire safety is at risk in both of these situations. A circuit that is overloaded is often characterised by smoke, a burning smell, or black burn marks around outlets. You can also have either of these problems due to damaged wires, a faulty outlet, or dust accumulation.

3. There is a humming coming from the breaker box

The hum is normal and indicates an electrical current is running through the breaker. A loud humming sound, on the other hand, may indicate that a circuit isn’t tripping as it should. The breaker should be replaced as soon as possible to ensure it shuts off properly during power surges. If you hear more of a sizzling or buzzing sound, there could be a damaged or loose wire inside the breaker box.

4. Wires in Water

Old or impaired wiring can fall into a wet area, such as a damp basement, a kitchen sink, or a bathtub. This not only presents a fire hazard, but water also conducts electricity extremely well, so you should avoid touching it or the wire at all costs.

5. Sparks when plugging in or turning on a device

It’s common to see a tiny, brief spark when plugging in a device. However, if the sparks are larger or come from an outlet whenever you turn on a plugged-in device, it could indicate a short-circuit or insufficient wiring.

If you are experiencing any of the above problems – call today on 01509 829 441

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Richard Hogg
November 14, 2021.
Work was carried out during September 2021. The electricians worked in a very professional way and resolved several problems that had previously existed. Good work.
Saoirse Lawlor Kennedy
November 12, 2021.
I used G Taylor to install new wiring, new lighting, relocate some sockets, switches and lights and repair a couple of broken sockets. Their quote was very competitive and the guys were very professional and helpful. I’m very happy with the work they completed and I’ll be asking them to complete installation of an electric vehicle charger and hopefully solar panels next year. They’ve already given me some helpful advice on an EV charger and made sure my wiring etc is ready for that to be installed. Overall I’ve been very happy with G Taylor and would definitely recommend their services.
Chris Munford
November 7, 2021.
I used G Taylor on a recommendation from a friend, they are a professional company that gave me best options on my lighting needs The guys turned up on the correct day & on time, they were friendly & professional. All the work was carried out to a good standard. I would definitely use G Taylor again
Bev Bright
October 13, 2021.
Found this Company to be extremely approachable, dealt with us in a very professional manor and quality of work to be of exceptionally high standard.
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October 13, 2021.
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