Service Aerials

Reliable Service Aerial Installation

All Service Aerials are the responsibility of the property owner but our thorough knowledge of the rules and regulations will ensure that your aerial service is up to standard in all respects, whether it involves strengthening your point of attachment, installing a riser bracket or simply trimming surrounding branches.

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What is a Service Aerial?

A service aerial, also called an overhead service line, connects a building to the electrical grid. It usually comprises insulated wires supported by poles or cables, delivering electricity to the property’s meter or main switchboard.

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Service Aerials by GBE Group

Service Aerial Installation

Our experienced electricians are trained to install service aerials safely and efficiently, adhering to all relevant electrical standards and regulations. Whether you’re building a new property or need to replace an existing aerial, we can design and install a customized solution that meets your specific requirements.

Maintenance & Repairs

Regular maintenance is essential to ensure the continued reliability and safety of your service aerial. Our technicians can perform routine inspections, testing, and maintenance to identify and address any issues before they escalate into costly repairs or safety hazards. We also offer prompt and reliable repair services for damaged or malfunctioning service aerials to minimize downtime and disruption.

Why Choose GBE Group For Service Aerial Installation?

Expertise and Accreditation

With years of experience in the electrical industry, our team has the knowledge and expertise to handle all aspects of service aerial installation, maintenance, and repairs. We stay updated on the latest technologies and best practices to ensure that our clients receive the highest quality service.

Safety & Compliance

Safety is our top priority at GBE Group. We adhere to strict safety protocols and industry standards to ensure the safety of our technicians, clients, and the general public. Our service aerial installations and maintenance procedures comply with all relevant electrical regulations and requirements.

Reliability and Transparency

We understand the importance of reliable electrical service for our clients’ homes and businesses. That’s why we strive to provide prompt, efficient, and dependable service aerial solutions that meet our clients’ needs and exceed their expectations.

Service Aerial FAQs

What is a service aerial, and what is its purpose?

A service aerial, also known as an overhead service line or aerial service drop, is a type of electrical wiring that connects a building or structure to the electrical distribution network. Its purpose is to deliver electricity from the distribution network to the property’s electrical meter or main switchboard.

Do I need a service aerial for my property?

In most cases, properties require a service aerial to connect to the electrical grid and receive electricity. Service aerials are commonly used in residential, commercial, and industrial settings where overhead distribution lines are prevalent.

How is a service aerial installed?

Service aerial installation involves attaching insulated electrical conductors to overhead cables or poles and routing them from the distribution network to the property’s electrical meter or main switchboard. Installation must be performed by qualified electricians in compliance with electrical regulations and safety standards.

What maintenance is required for a service aerial?

Regular maintenance is essential to ensure the continued reliability and safety of a service aerial. This may include periodic inspections, testing for wear or damage, tightening connections, and clearing vegetation or debris that could affect the aerial’s performance.

What are common issues that can arise with service aerials?

Common issues with service aerials may include damaged or frayed insulation, loose connections, corrosion, sagging wires, and interference from nearby structures or vegetation. Prompt identification and resolution of these issues are crucial to prevent safety hazards and electrical failures.

Can I repair a damaged service aerial myself?

It is not recommended to attempt repairs on a damaged service aerial without proper training and equipment. Repairs should be performed by qualified electricians to ensure safety and compliance with electrical regulations.

How long does a service aerial installation or repair take?

The duration of a service aerial installation or repair depends on factors such as the complexity of the installation, accessibility of the site, and any additional requirements. On average, installations can take a few hours to a day, while repairs may vary based on the extent of the damage.

Are there any safety precautions I should take regarding service aerials?

It’s essential to exercise caution around service aerials to prevent accidents or electrical hazards. Avoid touching or tampering with aerial wires, maintain a safe distance from power lines, and never attempt to conduct repairs or maintenance unless properly trained and equipped.