An Unlimited Power Supply (UPS) system is an external electrical device that will help extend the life of your hardware, especially computers or desktops, in the situation of a mains power outage. UPS Services deal with the servicing and maintenance of faulty UPS systems. They can handle recalibration of the UPS, extension of battery life, and repair and replacement of the internal battery circuit of the UPS. You can avail these services to ensure your UPS is up and running hassle-free.
Although service offerings vary from one service provide to another, most UPS services cover multiple issues. The most common services include diagnosis and consequent analysis of the issue with the UPS, repair or replacement of the battery circuit, cleaning and re-taping of the internal wiring in the device, and overall maintenance of the electrical equipment.
Every UPS’s life depends on how much it is used and the device capacity, but in most cases a UPS lasts at maximum working capacity for 3 to 5 years. This is the usual lifespan of a UPS if it is serviced and maintained once every year or once in 6 months for an actively used device. A battery check every 6 months is essential to ensure the best health of your UPS.
Every electrical device which holds a battery will decrease in life if it is kept unused for a long period of time. Lead and acid batteries especially are prone to leaks and damages while in storage. Hence, it better to take them out and charge them once every 3-4 months. However before starting to use the apparatus after a long period of time, it is better to get it checked by a professional to avoid any mishaps.
A standard UPS service begins with you identifying there is an issue with your device. Once a service professional takes over, he/she will first diagnose the issue after which depending on your choice the device will be repaired either at your home or the service provider’s base of work. The experts will also take preventive measures to avoid any future issues. Maintenance at regular intervals after the issue is fixed is essential for ensuring the longevity of the UPS.