If Your Home Uses a 100 Amp Panel, It’s Likely Time to Upgrade While many homeowners have chosen to upgrade, homes in Vancouver still commonly make use of 100-amp electrical panels to supply power to their residents. However, those with 100-amp panels may have noticed signs that their panels aren’t keeping up anymore with the […]
How Much Does It Cost to Replace a Breaker Box?
Here’s What You Can Expect to Pay for This Important Service One of the most frequent questions we get from customers is “How much will it cost to replace a breaker box in my home?” These projects can vary greatly in terms of the necessary labour and services involved, and all of these factors can […]
Uninsurable Electrical Panels: Is It Time for a Panel Upgrade?
Some electrical panels may not be covered by insurance. Here’s what you should know! There are many reasons why a homeowner may want to upgrade their electrical panel. In some cases, they’re hoping to upgrade their home’s service to allow for new electrical devices or appliances. In other cases, however, upgrading an electrical panel is […]
Will I Need a Service Panel Upgrade for My EV Charger?
Learn more about when a service upgrade is required for your EV charger Home EV chargers are a popular green-minded upgrade that lets drivers of electric vehicles enjoy much more freedom and convenience. Installing these devices is often straightforward for a professional electrician. But whether you have a 100-amp or 200-amp panel in your home, […]
5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel
Do you know when to upgrade your electrical panel? Your home’s electrical panel is critical. This device takes the power supplied to your property and distributes it throughout your home, powering your electrical systems and keeping every electrical device operating safely. Because this device is so crucial, it’s important to know when to replace or […]
Key Considerations When Upgrading Electrical Service
Thinking of upgrading your electrical service? Here’s what you should know! When most people think about electrical upgrades, they imagine smart home technologies, EV charging stations, and home theaters. However, none of these upgrades are possible if your home doesn’t have the power to support them! In many ways, that makes upgrading your electrical service […]
How Much Does an Electrical Panel Replacement Cost?
Find out more about the cost of an electrical panel replacement! If your home is in need of a new electrical panel, you might be wondering about the cost of an electrical panel replacement. After all, the cost of this service can vary quite a bit, and the final bill may impact your home improvement […]
5 Warning Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Electrical Panel
Your home’s electrical panel is its first line of defense against electrical problems such as surges, shocks, and fires. But how do you know if it’s up to the task of protecting your home? Here at TCA Electric, an electrical panel upgrade is one of the most common and important residential electrical services we offer […]
Add More than Extra Power to Your Home with a 200 Amp Panel Upgrade
At TCA Electric, service upgrades are one of our most commonly offered residential electrical services. That’s in part because many Vancouver homes still have an older 100-amp electrical panel installed. These panels were perfectly acceptable for when the homes were originally constructed. However, these smaller panels are largely outdated by today’s standards, and a 200-amp […]