EICR unearths random finding….

Following on from our first post Hello Wakefield!, we thought we’d give you a quick update on what we’ve been upto!

Today saw us completing an EICR (Electrical Installation Condition Report) sometimes better known as a Landlord Report for a local estate agent customer. This is an area of work we specialise in, now having completed literally hundreds on behalf of some of the most prestigious estate agents and private landlords in the local area.

The property in question was a local 2 bed semi, very well presented and, on the face of it anyway, perfectly safe.

However, imagine our shock to open the airing cupboard in the bathroom and find this “python” waiting to strike! “Surely that can’t be live” was our first thought but, after careful inspection we discovered that this cable was live, and so it would seem, has been this way for quite some time now!

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Live “Python” waiting to strike

This just goes to show, you can never be too sure what is hiding away in cupboards. This could have caused serious injury or could have even been fatal (it was in the bathroom after all)

If you’d like to check your house in the Wakefield area isn’t hiding any horrors like this, please call James on 01924 654034

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