Have you just purchased office space? If so, you will likely need to pass a city inspection before opening your business. If you fail to pass your first walk through inspection then the launch of your business can likely be delayed, which is why you will want to hire a professional electrician before your inspection date. The electrical aspects of your office space can definitely be the deciding factor for whether or not your office passes the inspection. So, before inspection, hire a local electrician, as they will be able to:
Set Up Outlet Placements:
In some environments, the outlets that are on your wall have to be placed at a certain position on your wall. If your inspector notices odd outlet placements then you could potentially fail your inspection, which means hiring an electrician to resolve this issue is best. Your electrician will be able to install and remove outlets, which won't only help you avoid potential violations, but it will allow you to have your outlets set up the way that you want and need them to while staying within guidelines.
Make Adjustments To Prevent Fire Safety Hazards:
If there are electrical wires behind your office walls that are live and are not connected to anything then this can cause you to face some serious safety violations. This is because unnecessary live electrical wires could spark potential fires, which can put your building and yourself at risk. To ensure this is not a potential scenario, you will want to hire a local electrician who can disable any unnecessary live wires. This won't only prevent potential fire situations, but it will ensure that your electrical system is operating and performing efficiently.
Eliminate Unnecessary Electrical Use:
Outlets that are constantly outputting electricity are a source of unnecessary electrical usage that is often overlooked. To ensure your outlets only output electricity when they are in use, you will want to have a certified electrician update or replace any defective outlet. This can potentially save you a great amount of money each year on your electricity bill, as you can eliminate unnecessary electricity use.
By having these three services done, not only will you likely be able to pass your first inspection but will also be able to keep you and your employees safe, which is most important. Along with safety, you will be able to obtain lower electrical rates, as your electrician will be able to make your electrical system more efficient by disabling unneeded electrical output and live wires.
Contact a professional electrician, such as Crown Electric Ltd, to help you protect your building and pass your inspection.