The advantages of underground electrical services and installations

Whether you are looking at the electrical installations in your home or your business, there are several factors to consider. Not only will you need to leverage the needs and capacity of the community and surrounding infrastructure, but you will need to have an assessment done on the cost to benefit ratio. The costs may be higher when doing an underground installation, but the benefits around service reliability and damage prevention may be worth the investment.

Benefits Of Opting For Underground Electrical Installations

The advantages of going underground are based largely on safety, aesthetics and preventative planning. The first main benefit of an underground electrical installation is that there is a reduced risk of outages due to the fact that buried lines are not susceptible to damage from high winds or falling trees or other associated events. The second benefit is that it is far less of an eyesore! Buried underground, the electrical installations do not hinder the aesthetics of the surrounding areas and the vistas are unimpeded. The third benefit is that it can generate a positive economic impact by reducing any outage-driven downtime for local businesses. The fourth benefit of these installations is a logistical boon: they can be coordinated with road repair activities which in turn reduces the excavation costs and merges two periods of construction into one.

As will all things there are other factors to consider when doing a pro/con comparison and naturally, there are some disadvantages to underground electrical services too. The cost, needed protection, added time for repairs, and planning needs around these installations are important to acknowledge though in many cases the benefits as outlined above make these investments absolutely worth the while.

Trust The Integrum Power Group With All Your Electrical Needs

When it comes to electrical solutions, we stand by our name. Integrum is Latin for ‘complete’ and at Integrum Power Group we offer complete end-to-end electrical solutions to our clients. We believe that in offering a service with passion, pride, and collaboration we can build relationships that stand the test of time and give you the surety and confidence of knowing that your electrical needs are in good hands. Contact us today for more information on our underground electrical services or to book any of our other services. You can reach us on 0400 946 965, email us at, or fill out our convenient and easy contact form here. Our friendly team is looking forward to hearing from you!