Could you be overloading your sockets?

Each electrical socket is rated to supply a maximum of 13 amps. What does that mean, in real world terms? Is it possible you are overloading your sockets?

Without understanding the do’s and dont’s it’s entirely possible that you are, without even realising it!

Use the handy socket calculator below to help you and give us a call on 01384 566497 if you need some advice or think you could benefit from a safe, registered and experienced electrician installing some extra sockets in your home or business.

From sockets or RCDs to complete rewires, from one home to a whole housing development. Chapmans have been electrical contractors¬†in Birmingham and the Black Country since 1925 so you know it’s a name you can trust. Now serving the whole of the West Midlands.

The Socket Calculator has been brought to you by Electrical Safety First.

For more safety information visit http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk