Light switches are required to control fans, lights and all the other electrical fixtures in your home. They are an integral part of any electrical installation and have to endure a significant amount of wear and tear. If you find that a particular switch in your home doesn’t work as it should or has stopped functioning completely, it becomes important to get it replaced without delay. It’s never a good idea to postpone getting a faulty/damaged/dysfunctional switch replaced as that can be hazardous and you may experience an electric shock when you touch it.
Loosely-connected switches can also result in arcing and you may hear a buzzing or hissing sound from the fixture. This too is an indication that you need light switch replacement without delay. We at Quick Connect Electrical are a long-standing company in this field and have been providing excellent electrical services to both residential as well as commercial customers. If you need new light switch installation done, we can provide you prompt and efficient services at very reasonable pricing.
We know what it takes to provide our customers the best services and ensure that only the best quality materials are used in the work. Our electricians work meticulously and efficiently and ensure the work is completed to your 100% satisfaction.
Light Switch Problems – the Signs
We just discussed some common problems with switches, but here is a detailed look at things that can go wrong with light switches. These are the signs that there are problems in the installations:
- The Switch is Stuck – This is quite a common problem with light switches and if you find that it is jammed or that it just doesn’t turn on or off the light, you would have to replace it. It’s never a good idea to force the switch and try to see if it works as that can be hazardous.
- Overheated Switches – If you find that a switch is hot to the touch when you turn it on, or if you hear a buzzing sound emanating from it, you should call us without delay. The loose connections can result in an electrical fire and can be extremely dangerous too.
- Flickering Lights – Lights flicker when there is a problem with the bulb or if the bulb is loosely connected. Check if this is the case; if you notice there is no problem with the bulb, the problem might lie with the switch and it’s crucial that you call our Residential Electricians in Sydney to attend to the issue without delay.
Quick Connect Electrical has been in this business for a number of years and knows what it takes to provide customers with cost-effective light switch replacement services. To check if we serve your area, just enter your pin code in the box on the right of the page. See what our customers are saying about our company & services. For an emergency electrician in Sydney, any time of the day or night, call us at this number- 1300 725 894.