Switchboard Upgrade

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Industry-leading Gold Coast electrical switchboard upgrade solutions

Are you concerned about your old fusebox? An outdated fusebox can be a fire hazard. It can also cause blackouts and damage to your appliances. Pugin Power electricians can upgrade your switchboard so it meets current safety standards and can safely manage the electrical demands of your home or business.

Upgrading your switchboard will give you peace of mind knowing that your electrical system is safe. It will also save you money on repairs in the long run.

Contact Pugin Power electricians today to schedule a switchboard upgrade consultation.


Call us at 1300 150 753 or fill out the form and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

What is a switchboard upgrade?

A switchboard upgrade is when your current switchboard is upgraded to allow for electrical current to flow through to your home or workplace.

Why do I need to upgrade my switchboard?

If your power is constantly tripping, your power points are hot to the touch or you get an electric shock when you plug something in, you need to consider a switchboard upgrade now. All these situations are signs that your switchboard is not dealing with your current electrical workload, which can be incredibly dangerous to you and those around you. Do not leave it too late - call the electricians at Pugin Power today.

There are a huge variety of reasons why you should have a switchboard upgrade, including:

  • Safety: If your switchboard is not the correct size or is too old, it can cause a range of safety hazards.
  • Legislation: A lot of older switchboards are no longer compliant with the updated legislation.
  • Smart Meters: Many smart meters require newer switchboards in order to work correctly.
  • Overloading: Many older switchboards are not designed to deal with current electrical workloads, meaning they overload easier (which is a safety hazard).
  • Shock and Fire Risk: Switchboards that are not the correct one for your home or workplace can be both an electric shock and fire risk.
  • Solar: Many solar systems require a newer switchboard to run properly.

And this is just the beginning - speak to our friendly and knowledgeable Gold Coast electricians to learn more.

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What are the signs that you need a switchboard upgrade?

There are a few signs and symptoms to look out for that indicate that you are in need of a switchboard upgrade:

  • If fuses are constantly blowing.
  • Constantly flickering lights.
  • Your safety switches keep tripping.
  • Sparking power points.
  • Power points that are hot to touch.
  • Your electrical system is making buzzing or sizzling noises.
  • You have old-style ceramic fuses.
  • The older your switchboard, the more likely you need it upgraded!

If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, or others that just don’t seem right, call the Pugin Power team today on 1300 150 753.

Who can complete a switchboard upgrade?

A professional electrician. You should never upgrade a switchboard yourself - it is incredibly dangerous and can cause serious injuries or worse - so always employ a fully qualified and licenced electrician who has extensive experience in switchboard upgrades. They have the correct tools and equipment to complete the job, just like Pugin Power, so get in contact now.

Why choose us to complete your switchboard upgrade?

  • We are fully qualified and licenced electricians.
  • We offer urgent electrical services for prompt response situations.
  • We have extensive experience completing switchboard upgrades all across the Gold Coast.
  • We put the safety of our customers first.
  • We offer top-quality workmanship and customer service.
  • We offer pragmatic solutions to suit your exact circumstances.
  • We can find problems before they get large and expensive, saving you time and money in the short and long term.
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Your qualified switchboard upgrade team on the Gold Coast

Contact Pugin Power for all your switchboard requirements throughout the Gold Coast at 1300 150 753 or complete our online booking request today.

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