Do you have flickering lights in your house? High bills and damaged appliances can all be a sign of electrical problems on your home circuit. Recognizing these early warning signs can help you protect your family, prevent malfunctions and decrease the risk of fires in your home.

Here are some common signs that will help you find electrical problems in your house and prevent damages.

  1. Dimmed or flickering lights

Light fixtures draw a small amount of power. So, dimming or flickering is rarely caused by a problem with the fixture itself. More likely the issue is with major appliances that are wired to the same circuit. So, consult an electrician and move lights to a different circuit.

  1. Odd odours