Frequently Asked Questions



Why is it best to use an NICEIC Approved Contractor?

Since the NICEIC have assessed that the Approved Contractors electrical work complies with the national standard for electrical safety.



When to call the Alfa Electrical?

Do you have an electrical problem that has gone unresolved?  Do you have complex power or additional lighting needs?  Contact us with questions about your electrical system.


Why are some of the electrical outlets in a room working, and yet, other outlets are not working?

It is possible that only the non-working electrical outlets have gone bad and need replacing. It is also possible that these outlets are wired to different circuits.



What is a Periodic Inspection?

A Periodic Inspection is an inspection on the condition of an existing electrical installation, to identify any deficiencies

against the national safety standard for electrical installations.





- Always use the right size bulb for any lamp or light fixture.

- Make sure that all your electrical chords are in good condition.

- Don't knot chords and make sure that no furniture is resting on them.

- Keep all appliances dry and away from water at all times.

- Call an electrician if you notice flickering lights or constant power outages.

- Unplug toaster, ovens, coffee makers and other small appliances after using   them.