Fuse boards - Consumer units

The fuse board or consumer unit is a key part of any domestic electrical system. Not only does it distribute the electricity supply it offers some essential safety devices to protect your home.


The fuse board should be wired correctly and be regularly inspected.Modern units are not only easier to use but offer a must higher degree of saftey than older types.


RCD protection is now a requirement on nearly all new circuits.


Helios Electrical provide a full testing and change out service for your existing consumer unit. Call to arrange for a free quote.


There are many different types of fuse boxes fitted and still in use.  Hopefully you are not still using fuse boards like this in your home.


A modern RCD consumer unit offers greatly improved safety and is now the requirement for all new installations.