All electrical installations deteriorate with age and use, so SOL Electrical Ltd offers a comprehensive periodic inspection report service to check whether your electrics areÂ in a satisfactory condition for continued service.
A periodic inspection will:
Tests are also carried out on wiring and fixed electrical equipment to check that they are safe. A schedule of circuits is also provided, which is invaluable for a property. For a description of a periodic inspection report and other common electrical terms, click on the following link:Â https://www.niceic.com/find-a-contractor/help-and-advice/how-to-choose-a-contractor/what-are-the-common-electrical-terms-i-should-know.
How often is a periodic inspection report required?
Your electrics should be inspected and tested every:
Other times when a periodic inspection should be carried out are:
Who should carry out the periodic inspection and what happens?
As NICEIC registered electricians, SOL Electrical is suitablyÂ qualified to carry out Periodic Inspection Reports. We will check the condition of the electrics against the UK standard for the safety of electrical installations, BS 7671 â€“ Requirements for Electrical Installations (IEE Wiring Regulations).
The inspection takes into account all the relevant circumstances andÂ checks on:
SOL Electrical will then issue an Electrical Installation Condition Report detailing any observed damage, deterioration, defects, dangerous conditions and any non-compliance with the present-day safety standard that might give rise to danger. If any dangerous or potentially dangerous condition or conditions are found, the overall condition of the electrical installation will be declared to be â€˜unsatisfactoryâ€™, meaning that remedial action is required without delay to remove the risks to those in the premises.