Ritherdon Online Shop Product Blog — Meter Box Repair

What tools do I need to repair my meter box?

Meter Box Repair

What tools do I need to repair my meter box?

To fit our doors and frames the most you will need is a few hand tools: Drill; including masonry bit for fitting front-fixing R10's into brick walls. Screwdrivers. Possibly pliers for removing knockouts (in models that include knockouts). Marker or pencil - for marking screw holes. Sealant (optional). You will not need - any special tools, specialist contractors, or to pay the utility company to disconnect and then reconnect the meter. 

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Back in full force - Bring on 2020!

Meter Box Repair

Back in full force - Bring on 2020!

We're back from our Christmas break and ready to take on the new year (and the new decade!). Thanks for sticking around with us through the holiday period. Orders that have been placed during the break have all been processed. Most are for repair meter box units and are despatched in our usual 48 hour lead time at the latest. If you've ordered feeder pillars and cabinets - RB cabinets, R and RH pillars - these are painted items and usual lead time is 5-7 days. If we happen to be out of stock of any of products, the maximum...

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How to repair a damaged electric meter box with Ritherdon R17E

Meter Box Repair

How to repair a damaged electric meter box with Ritherdon R17E

This video shows how to measure and repair your damaged electric meter box with a Ritherdon R17 Electric door and frame repair unit.  The fixing method for this repair unit is internal fixing, using fixing plates that screw onto the existing plastic backbox.  Most Ritherdon meter box repair units fix internally just like the R17E - which means that all meter box repair units will be fitted in much the same way as in this video.  The notable exception is only for the front fixing R10 E and G that comes in 6 different size variants. The R10E and R10G ...

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Types of New Metal Meter Boxes

Meter Box Repair

Types of New Metal Meter Boxes

For those times where you need to install a new meter box because: A) the extent of damage to the existing box is such that you can't repair it. Not even with a Ritherdon meter box repair unit! B) there is no meter box to repair and you need a new installation C) you need an alternative to plastic meter boxes That's why we offer new metal meter boxes in 3 types of fit: Fully recessed or flush mounted meter box Semi-recessed meter box Surface mounted meter box For a fully recessed fit, we offer the R3 Meter box made...

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Off the Shelf FireSeal

FireSeal Installation Meter Box Repair

FireSeals are typically made to measure to cover a specific size and made in batches, meaning customers benefit from quantity break pricing. However, there are times where just one or two FireSeals are required and costs rise. So, we came up with an off the shelf size to cover a multitude of sizes.We also priced this competitively to offer a cost-effective option to fire protect those one-offs. Off the Shelf FireSeal - FireSeal Fire Rated Access Panel The off the shelf FireSeal covers an existing meter box or aperture in the wall that measures a maximum of 710mm High x 510mm...

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