Electrical capacity can be easilyincreased by bringing additional capacity in from the street and adding a largerpanel board between the service entry and the existing panel.
The only safe alternative is to install a new electrical service, which uses circuit breakers for protection.
Foundfairly often in houses built before 1930, "knob and tube" wiringshould be carefully inspected to failed insulation and other safety issues.
Your landlord may not want you to do the wiring for fear you don't know what you're doing; but the landlord may also object to picking up the tab if the phone company does the work.
Whose responsibility it actually is probably depends on your lease.
Although a fuse box works well for its intended purpose, today's electrically driven technology is too much load for a small fuse box to handle.
The risk of fire increases with every device you plug in to an old electrical circuit.
Think of your fuse box as the heart of your home’s wiring system.
A distribution board that distributes electricity to circuits in the house, there are a wide range of consumer units available in the UK, from leading manufacturers including Volex, Legrand and Wylex.
It is so much easier to run all the cabling throughout your home before the walls are finished.