_Breakers & Fuses
What is a breaker?
Breakers are those devised in your electrical panel that resemble a light switch, but positioned horizontally. They act as safety devices designed to protect your homes electrical wiring and other electrical devices.
Why does my breaker(s) keep tripping?
A common cause for repeated breaker tripping is a loose circuit. A loose circuit can be fixed very quickly through tightening the connections on the electrical panel. However, this should only be performed by a licensed and trained electrician! Never attempt to tighten, replace or remove a breaker on your own. All Steve Carter Electric electricians are licensed and trained, who also specialize in residential electrical service and repair.
Never ignore a tripping breaker. A breaker is designed to trip in the event of an overload. There is a reason your breaker is tripping, call Steve Carter Electric today to have your panel inspected.