power point | socket installation

Electricity, if not the most essential, is one of the most critical requirements in our daily lives. It provides power for everything in our homes, offices, and automobiles. Every room in a house should have at least one electrical outlet for appliances to work. At SES Electrician, we recognize the value of receiving high-quality power socket repairs and other electrical services to make your living and working area more pleasant and efficient.

power point

Can You Repair Power Socket Problems

There are some typical difficulties with your electrical PowerPoint installations that you may address yourself. Remember to turn off the electricity to your circuit before continuing with these procedures:

Circuit breaker

After a few minutes, check to see whether the problem persists. If you're unsure which circuit breaker is broken, flip them all off and pick one randomly.

Ground fault

The most common reason is water damage, which usually resolves after thoroughly drying out. If there are multiple PowerPoint problems or if they continue to exist after a week, get assistance from an expert electrician.

Worn and broken electrical power points

We often encounter this problem in older properties when replacing or adding new power outlets. PowerPoint presentations weaken with time and must be replaced after a while for one use.

Loose or broken wires

Wires will loosen up and eventually disconnect if a power point installation is not done correctly. If the cables of the power point are free, there could be a fault in contact, which would result in overheating and perhaps a fire danger.

Different Types of Electrical Outlets

If you've never been to Singapore, you may only be familiar with one or two of the country's electrical outlets. However, there are a variety of sorts of electrical outlets that exist all around the world. This is especially true if you travel outside Singapore, where a different electrical outlet is utilized.

There are different types of electrical outlets around the world. Their shape and size classify them.

Type G

The typical voltage is 230 volts, and the usual frequency is 50 Hz. Electrical engineers from the United Kingdom initially designed it. Thus it can only be used with a specific UK plug type. The voltage and frequency of the socket on the type G outlet are similar to sockets in many other countries. This 13A connector has three pins and is grounded.

Type C

The typical voltage is 230 volts, and the usual frequency is 50 Hz. Electrical engineers from the United Kingdom initially designed it. Thus it can only be used with a specific UK plug type. The voltage and frequency of the socket on the type G outlet are similar to sockets in many other countries. This 13A connector has three pins and is grounded.

Type A

For example, a Type A plus is popular in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Japan. It's a 2-pin plug that isn't grounded and can carry an electrical voltage of 100 to 127 volts. This plug should only be used with this sort of outlet because it fits perfectly and can transport a 15A electrical current.

Type B

A three-prong type B plug, popular in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Japan, among other places, is one form of the power plug. This connection is grounded and, therefore, safe to use compared to type A links. It can handle an electrical current of 15A and a voltage of 100 - 127V, much like type A outlets. As a result, both types A and B electrical outlets are suitable for usage with these plugs.

Type D

In India, a 3-pin grounded plug is mainly used. However, this plug is similar to pins of types C, E, and F. It can only carry a current of 5A and a voltage of 220 – 240V.

Reasons Why Electrical Socket Has Stopped Working

Have you ever had any of your home appliances quit working suddenly as a result of an electrical outlet that is faulty? You may be wondering what caused our Singapore Electrical Socket to malfunction. Let us walk you through some causes of this issue:

Open Circuit

If an opening in the circuit is caused by a faulty power socket installation or age, a Singapore electrical socket is unlikely to function. As a result, an open course can also be caused by a gap or break in the electrical wiring. This section of the circuit is where electricity cannot flow freely. The most frequent reason for this problem is a loose wire, which can cause numerous other electrical outlet repairs.

Overloaded circuit

When a circuit breaker or blown fuse malfunctions, the electrical flow through the circuit is likely to be disrupted; remember that a circuit breaker opens, and a fuse blows to avoid overheating electrical wires. When a wire receives excessive electricity, the circuit becomes overloaded, at which time the fuse melts. Consequently, the connection will break, causing the entire course to fail.

Short Circuits

Short circuits can also cause circuit breakers to trip. When short courses occur, the electricity flow in the wiring is interrupted, resulting in a Singapore electrical socket shutting down completely. This happens when a hot wire inadvertently comes into contact with a ground wire, allowing electricity to flow to the earth and resulting in circuit breaker tripping.

TESTIMONIALS

Check what our clients say about us

about us

EXPERIENCE LICENSED electrician & CONTRACTOR

Coming with 25 years’ experience in the trade, SES provides 24 hours round the clock electrician engineering services in Singapore. With our excellent, professional services, we hope to bring immediate help to our customers. Check out our list of services, you may check also our detailed electrical services and prices. Call our friendly customer service agent now for quotations!

Emergency Electrician | Power failure Troubleshooting | HDB Electrical Works | Private House Electrical Works | Partial or Full House Electrical Re-Wiring | DB | Heater, Air Con, TV points installation | Installation of Water Heater | Installation of Ceiling Fan | Fixing of Broken switches, rectify power point fault | Doorbell |

Installation of CCTV | Various Light | Replacement and Installation | Installation of TV Brackets | Troubleshooting Electrical Issue | Installation of Chandelier | Commercial Rewiring | Office Electrical Works | Shops and Industrial Electrical Works | Reinstatement Works

Call Now Button