Wise ants gather their food and keep them for the rainy day. In the same way, you should not wait until there is a power spike or there are sparks of fire coming from your electric panel. Electrical panel work should be left to a professional licensed electrician.
Learn how to plan in advance and curb an issue before it becomes a problem.
If unsure of what to do, consult a professional and let them have a look at your panel to ensure that it is running efficiently or if they propose upgrades a complete replacement.
The electric panel handles all the electrical requirements for your home. Due to its constant use; it is subject to wear and tear just like anything. If you notice any signs of wearing out, you should consider upgrading. You might also have added some new heavy electric equipment, and you feel your panel is being overloaded.
You should consider upgrading your electrical panel in any of the following instances also;