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If the wiring in your home is more than 20 years old, we recommend you arrange for it to be checked.
It is also wise to have it checked at five-year intervals, to make sure your wiring can cope with extra appliances or lights and to check the earthing system.
Always use a qualified electrician.
In some parts of the country we offer free visual wiring inspections for properties over 20 years old and wiring maintenance protection*. And for extra peace of mind, we've been independently assessed by NICEIC and ELECSA to be in full compliance with all the latest regulations.
To find out more about how we can help you, please visit the SSE Home Services website.
*Some services may not be available in all areas
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Scottish Hydro is a trading name of:
SSE Energy Supply Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 03757502 (Supply of Electricity, Home Phone, Broadband and Feed in Tariffs);
Southern Electric Gas Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 02716495 (Supply of Gas);
SSE Water Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 06021063 (Supply of Water);
SSE Home Services Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC292102 (Heating & Wiring, Shield Care & Servicing, Heating & Electrical Installations, Renewable Heating & Eco);
SSE Energy Solutions Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC386054(Energy Efficiency Installations & Insulation Products);
SSE Green Deal Provider Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC432920(Green Deal scheme)
All members of the SSE Group
The Registered Office of SSE Energy Supply Limited, Southern Electric Gas Limited and SSE Water Limited is 55 Vastern Road Reading Berkshire RG1 8BU
The Registered Office of SSE Home Services Limited, SSE Energy Solutions Limited and SSE Green Deal Provider Limited is Inveralmond House 200 Dunkeld Road Perth PH1 3AQ