does my fusebox really need replacing?

Change my consumer unit

Probably one of the most common pricing questions I get asked on a weekly basis is 'how much will it cost to change my fusebox?' or just as often, 'does my fusebox really need replacing?

Working around Harlow in Essex, a town which was built as an overspill from London after the war ended, the usual answer to the latter question is 'if you've not had any significant electrical upgrades in the last 10 to 15 years then your more than likely due an upgrade'.