Ballast Replacements, Scarborough

As a commercial property owner, it's important to stay on top of regular maintenance and repairs in order to protect your investment and ensure the safety of your tenants. One task that is often overlooked is the replacement of ballasts in fluorescent lighting fixtures.
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Ballast Replacements, Scarborough

In order to safeguard your investment and guarantee the safety of your building’s occupants, it’s critical for commercial property owners to remain on top of routine maintenance and repairs. The process of replacing ballasts in fluorescent lighting fixtures is one that is frequently forgotten.

The electrical component that controls the current in fluorescent lighting fixtures is called a ballast. They may deteriorate and lose effectiveness with time, resulting in flickering lights and less energy savings. In extreme circumstances, they can potentially be a fire risk.

An easy and affordable approach to increase the safety and energy effectiveness of your property is by replacing the ballasts. With new ballasts, you may significantly reduce the cost of your power bill because they are made to last longer and consume less energy. They also eliminate the possibility of a fire brought on by an old, broken ballast.

Ballast replacement has advantages for your property’s aesthetic in addition to its utilitarian advantages. Visitors and renters may have bad impressions of a property because of flickering lights and poor illumination. Your home may seem more contemporary and well-kept with new lighting fixtures.

Replacing ballasts in your lighting fixtures is an easy and cost-effective way to improve the safety and energy efficiency of your property, while also making a positive impression on tenants and visitors. Don’t wait, reach out to us today here at MADE ELECTRIC! Our electricians are skilled and knowledgeable, and we are proud to provide quality service in both residential and commercial areas in Scarborough and across the GTA.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How do I know if my ballasts need to be replaced?

Signs that your ballasts may need to be replaced include flickering lights, dim lighting, and increased energy costs. A licensed electrician can inspect your lighting fixtures and determine if replacement is necessary.

How often do ballasts need to be replaced?

The lifespan of a ballast can vary, but on average they last between 5 and 10 years. It’s recommended to have your ballasts inspected regularly by a licensed electrical contractor to determine if they need to be replaced.

Can I replace the ballasts myself?

While it is technically possible to replace ballasts yourself, it’s best to hire a licensed electrical contractor to handle the task. Electricians are trained and experienced in working with electrical systems, and will be able to safely and efficiently replace the ballasts.

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