Residential homes are often times seen for various problems more often than commercial. The homes that are being seen have different problems that need to be addressed. Not only can fault electrical wiring be dangerous to you and your family, but it can also be dangerous to the home and those around you. Electrical fires can happen – which can cause a lot of turmoil for those involved. It is best to be safe than sorry. Here are a couple common problems that are seen in residential homes: People have purchased a home, only to find out that the wiring is outdated and cannot be used without it posing a hazard. This is when the home should be assessed by a licensed electrician to ensure that everything is where it needs to be. If the system needs to be replaced, a detailed report will be made up including the specific jobs that have to be done, as well as the price for the entire project. Someone has burnt out an outlet and shorted half of the home. This is actually something that happens quite often. It can cause the electronic to burn out as well. It might be because there was too much voltage in that particular outlet or perhaps because of an electrical storm – whatever the reason – the electric wiring within that side of the home where it is out will have to be replaced with new wiring for it to work again. Speak with an electrician in Irving regarding any work that needs to be done on your home. If you have any of these problems, do not wait to call us. They can cause a fire in the home which can lead to more damage and trouble than you may want.