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Electrical Refurbishments for Historic Buildings

With a family culture that stretches back over three centuries we have been working on the Electrical Refurbishment of historic buildings across the UK for nearly as long our business has existed.

In listed buildings and older historic buildings in the UK, it is incredibly important that the lighting, power supply and heating systems used are safe, suitable for the modern electrical demands of today and do not pose a fire risk. Which is why if your building is still using old electrical systems, it may be time for Electric Refurbishment to be undertaken.

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Why is the age of the electrical wiring important?

Safety and regulations are the two main reasons. You may know that your properties electrical wiring is dated but how old is it and when does that become too dangerous to leave as it is? The first mass produced electrical wiring dates back to around the time of World War I! And while it is rare to find electrical wiring that is that old and still in use, listed buildings and historic buildings often still have outdated electrical wiring from the around the 1960s and 70s. If this is the case then they should have their electrical systems upgraded and refurbished to ensure that the building is safe and fit for purpose.

Electrical Refurbishment Services

At HF Group, our electrical division provide historic building electrical service upgrades including:

  • Electrical Cabling Replacement
  • LED Lighting Upgrade
  • Full Rewiring
  • Part Rewiring
  • Distribution Board Upgrades
  • Data Network Improvements
  • Lighting Upgrades
  • Emergency Lighting Fitting
  • Fire and Security System Upgrades
  • Heating System Upgrades

With historic buildings, each electrical refurbishment comes with its own challenges and when dealing with the unique set up of historic buildings, there are some business decisions where peace of mind is essential. That’s the principle on which the Fulton family founded the company and its electrical services all those years ago, and it’s just as important today.

Our unique combination of family continuity, in-depth business and technical knowledge and an investment in recruiting and developing the very best skillsets, means that our customers still benefit from the highest possible standards of electrical service and delivery – the hallmark of HF since its inception.

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With an approach which combines traditional values with innovative thinking, we recognise that a faulty light switch requires the same level of service and professionalism as a multi-million pound refurbishment and rewiring build project.

As one of the leading Electrical Contractors in the UK, we have worked on Electrical Refurbishment Projects for residential and commercial buildings including:

  • Hotel Electrical Refurbishments
  • Retail Stores
  • Commercial Office Spaces
  • Restaurants/Kitchen Spaces
  • Schools/Colleges/Universities
  • Listed Buildings
  • Historic Residential Buildings
  • Religious Buildings
  • Museums
  • Medical Practices

All of our work follows the guidelines and regulations provided from the likes of Historic Scotland and Historic England.

Find out more

If you would like to find out more about the Electrical Refurbishment Services we provide for listed buildings and buildings of historic significance please contact us for an initial consultation today. We can provide specific examples of previous historic building electrical refurbishments upon request.

Please call us today on 0800 783 9480 or email info@hf-group.co.uk. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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