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Electrical Inspections in Portsmouth

We supply various Testing and Inspection Services. Your home might require an Electrical Installation Condition Report or EICR for many reasons which are detailed below. C J Electrical can perform all types of electrical inspections in Portsmouth for Domestic Commercial and Industrial properties.

electrical testing kit used by the team at C J Electrical for electrical inspections in Portsmouth

About us

Finding a reliable electrician in Portsmouth can be a minefield

one of our electricians providing testing services

Areas Covered

Although we are based in Portsmouth, we are pleased to travel the surrounding areas.

we provide both domestic and commercial electrical testing services in Portsmouth

Our Services

Our experienced electricians are able to provide a wide range of electrical services.

Rewiring a property is one of the largest maintenance jobs home owners face and sadly probably the most disruptive to the existing interior decoration. Good maintenance, upgrades and frequent inspections can stretch the need for home owners to undertake such a large rewiring job. It’s broadly considered that most properties should be rewired every 25 years, however as previously explained with good maintenance and regular inspections homeowners could expect up to 40 years hassle free.

electrical testing in Portsmouth by one of our electricians

Periodic Inspection Explained

Electrical installations and wiring/cabling all deteriorate as they age and use. They should consequently be tested and inspected at proper intervals to check that its condition is safe and deterioration isn’t a rise for concern.

Our range of electrical testing and inspection services made available to residential & commercial clients throughout Portsmouth includes;

  • 5 year IEE Electrical Test and Inspection
  • Portable Appliance Testing
  • Electrical installation inspection tests
  • Energy efficiency reviews including thermal imaging
  • Bespoke testing and inspections
  • Periodic maintenance checks for system balance

Information Required

It is essential that the inspector is aware of the scope of the installation that needs to be inspected and any criteria concerning the limit of the inspection. This should be recorded.

Inquiries have to be made to the person responsible for the electrical installation with regard to the provision of diagrams, design criteria, electrical power supply and earthing preparations.

Diagrams, charts or tables need to be accessible to reveal the type and composition of circuits, identification of protective units for shock protection, isolation and switching and a description of the system used for fault safeguard.

Routine Checks

Electrical Installations in Portsmouth shouldn’t be left without any attention for the periods of years which are normally allowed between formal inspections. In domestic premises it is assumed that the occupier will soon see any breakages or excessive wear and arrange for precautions to be taken and repairs to be conducted.

Contact C J Electrical Today

The routine inspection and testing of your fixed electrical installation, guarantees compliance under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and the Consumer Protection Act 1987. Electrical installation testing is also a common requirement for business and public buildings insurance. Contact us today to arrange for electrical inspections in Portsmouth or for more info.