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Electrical Wiring Hamilton

Your home’s electrical system is essential. From your home appliances to your electronic devices, WIFI, and TV, we rely on our electrical system more than we think. Therefore, when something goes wrong, it can not only reduce your indoor comfort but can also disrupt your daily routine, causing you unnecessary stress. This is why when you believe there is something wrong with your electrical wiring, it is essential that you reach out to a professional electrician as soon as possible.

With over 60 years of experience, the electrical team at Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning has the knowledge and skills to provide you with high-quality services, excellent customer experiences, and long-lasting electrical results you can rely on.

For all your electrical needs, whether repairs, maintenance, or installations, book an appointment with Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning today! Our certified electrical team is available 24/7/365 days of the year and does not charge extra for electrical wiring services that are required during after-hours, emergencies, on weekends, or holidays!

The Boonstra Advantage

  • Over 60 Years of Experience – You learn a lot in six decades. Boonstra has been serving the Hamilton area since 1961, which means you’ll receive expert service from our knowledgeable technicians.
  • Guaranteed Comfort – Comfort is what we do. We aren’t satisfied until you’re 100% satisfied with our work. That’s why all of our work is backed by a We Respect You™ guarantee.
  • Expert Technicians – Our technicians are customer service experts as well as certified technical experts. All our technicians undergo background checks and are Right Time™ certified to provide service you can trust.
  • Commitment to Excellence – We know that 70% of HVAC issues are due to improper installation so we strive to do better. We make sure that your new equipment is installed correctly the first time.

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How do I know if my home’s electrical wiring is poor?

As homeowners, we use our electricity more often than we think, and most times, we take it for granted until there is something wrong with it. However, a lot of the time, homeowners will either ignore the signs that could indicate poor electrical wiring throughout their home or be completely unaware that something could be wrong. As a result, poor electrical wiring can lead to damage to your home’s appliances and electronics, cause an electrical fire, or lead to severe bodily harm or death due to electric shocks. This is why it is imperative that homeowners be aware of the signs they could have poor wiring in their home so they can fix the issue before it becomes more dangerous and costly.

Here is a list of signs that could indicate your home’s electrical wiring is poor:

  • You see that your fuse box wires are burned.
  • There is a strong burning smell coming from somewhere throughout your home, but you are unable to locate the cause.
  • You frequently experience an electric shock when you plug in your appliances.
  • Your circuit breakers often trip throughout the week.
  • There are flickering lights throughout your home.
  • You are operating too many extension cords in your home.
  • Your electrical outlets feel warm when you touch them.
  • You hear a buzzing noise throughout your home.

If these signs seem familiar to you, it’s time to call the team at Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning for assistance. Our electrical team is able to provide you with numerous electrical services, including:

Interior and exterior renovations and home upgrades

  • Entire home electrical services including in your kitchen, bathroom, basement, bedrooms, living room, dining room, recreational rooms, and outdoor patios
  • Residential home service improvements, including 100, 200, and 400 amps
  • Restorations and remodeling projects in your home
  • Wiring and installation of new home appliances
  • Upgrades to your home’s electrical panel

Electrical repairs and house calls

  • Comprehensive services for all home electrical components including switches, outlets, doorbells, fans, hot tub wiring, and more
  • Fixing inaccurately installed home wiring, overloaded circuits, and other home electrical problems that reduce the overall quality of your home’s electrical system
  • Residential home electric repair services

Electrical installations

  • Electrical vehicle charging stations for your residential property
  • Surge protection for home electrical panels
  • The installation of motion lights and home security systems
  • Interior and exterior lighting fixture installation, including energy-efficient lighting
  • The installation of sub-panels for your home
  • GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters) outlet wiring
  • The replacements of electrical fuses & breakers
  • The installation of electrical features in your home, including ceiling fans, smoke detectors, and carbon monoxide detectors

Electrical wiring

  • Entire home rewiring services
  • Wiring for all home electronics, including home theaters and sound systems, security systems, motion lights, landline phones, and cable, ceiling fans, and all home appliances
  • Knob and tube removal and replacement services
  • Pool, spa, and home hot tub wiring
  • Low-voltage and line-voltage wiring
  • Wiring for smart all home technology and applications

Home electrical safety

  • Residential electrical inspections to ensure your wiring satisfies all safety codes
  • Comprehensive electrical protection plans for proactive home maintenance to save you more money over time and ensure your home is operating as energy efficient as possible at all times

Call us directly or book an appointment with the professional electrical team at Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning today!

How do I know when to replace my home’s electrical wiring?

Generally speaking, your home’s electrical wiring should last upwards of 50 years before it will need to be replaced. However, if you have aluminum wiring in your home, it is imperative that homeowners replace this wiring immediately as it is highly hazardous. Because of this, many insurance companies throughout the province have stopped covering aluminum electrical wiring.

While aluminum wiring itself is not the issue, the connections it makes throughout your home are. As aluminum conducts electricity very well, it is more likely to cause an electrical fire throughout your home than homes that are wired with copper. Therefore, if you are living in an older home, there may be a possibility that your electrical wiring is made with aluminum as opposed to copper.

To ensure your home’s electrical wiring is safe for you and your family, book an appointment with the professional electrical team at Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning. We’ll have an electrician come to your home in no time to perform a thorough inspection of your wiring to ensure that it is up to code. In the event that your electrical wiring in Hamilton, Ontario, is made of aluminum, our team is well-equipped with the knowledge and skills to replace your existing electrical system with copper wiring to ensure you and your family are safe from the possibility of electrical fires and high voltage electric shocks.

Call usdirectly or book an appointment with Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning online. Our electrical team is available 24/7/365 days of the year with no extra charges for electrical wiring services that are required during after-hours, emergencies, on weekends, or holidays!

How long should a home’s electrical wiring last?

Generally speaking, your home’s electrical wiring should last up to 50 years. If your home has copper wiring installed, your home’s electrical wiring should last up to 100 years. Unlike other aspects of your home, sometimes, it can be difficult to tell when your home’s electrical wiring needs replacement.

Here are some warning signs that could indicate that your electrical system may need to be replaced:

  • Your electrical wires have begun to fray or crack.
  • Your outlets and switches have burn marks on them.
  • Your circuit breaker frequently trips when you have more than a couple home appliances running at the same time.
  • There is smoke coming from one of your home’s appliances or outlets.
  • The lights throughout your home dim when you plug in other home appliances.
  • You hear crackling, buzzing, or popping from your appliances or electric devices.

If any of these signs sound familiar, it may be time to call a professional electrician to your home. An electrician will be able to provide homeowners in Hamilton, Ontario, with a thorough inspection of their home’s electrical system and determine whether or not a complete replacement is required.

We’re available 24/7365 days of the year and do not charge extra for electrical wiring services that are required during after-hours, emergencies, on weekends, or holidays! Boonstra is also pleased to offer financing!

Remember, when it comes to your home, it is always better to be safe than sorry. But with the help of the team at Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning, homeowners can rest assured knowing their home is in good hands. Call us directly or book an appointment with the team at Boonstra Heating and Air Conditioning online today!

What Homeowners Say About Us

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  • “Excellent service by Boonstra personnel in our recent installation of our new furnace and heat pump. As customers of Boonstra for the past 15 years, we have never been surprised or let down by their workmanship and service!” - Al & MaryAnn B.
  • “I love punctuality, I love cleanness, honesty and knowledge, I love all the Boonstra employees! My furnace stopped working, and I called Boonstra in the middle of night. Their response was immediate.” - Željana B.
  • “Our Technician was polite, respectful and knowledgeable. Thank you Chris S for fixing our A/C problem quickly and at a fraction of the cost others quoted!” - Madison V.
  • “They worked diligently to get the job done as quickly as possible. They protected all our surfaces and left the site perfectly clean. If you want the job done properly, fast, and efficient, call Boonstra.” - Kristin K.
  • “Great service and skilled tradesmen NH & helper, had our high-efficiency furnace/ac/humidifier combo (amazing prices!) installed quickly & last minute on a Sunday! Most importantly left the unit and work area looking amazing.” - Stephanie H.
  • “Our furnace died and they had someone out that night to see what they could do and a brand new one in the morning. Professional, friendly. Made my experience painless! Never going with another company.” - Gillian O.

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      Boonstra has been based in Hamilton since 1961. We’ve had a lot of time to get to know our neighbours.

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