Meter boxes can become damaged very easily. You may notice wear and tear on yourMeter Box, since they are frequently exposed to weather elements, including wind, rain, and vandalism. The process of replacing your damaged meter box is very simple and easy.

Installing new meter box hinges.

The broken hinges on your meter box may be replaced instead of buying a whole new meter box if your meter box door is damaged. Damage to the hinges of your meter box is usually the first thing you notice. Fortunately, replacing the hinges is an easy process:

1.       You need to remove the existing pin.

2.       Replace the existing hinge with the new door pin hinge.

3.       To secure, use a hammer.

The door on the meter box needs to be replaced.

If theMeter Box doors are badly damaged, it is recommended that they be replaced. There is a variety of replacement gas and electric meter box doors available. Once you have ordered a new door, carry out the following instructions to replace it:

1.       For the frame, ensure the door is the right size.

2.       Locate where the door pins will be inserted into pre-drilled holes. Using a non-corrosive pin, insert it into the bottom/top recess of the door.

3.       When the pin is pressed fully into the predrilled hole, it will spring back into the hole and click into place.

4.       As usual, close the door and lock it.

Feel free to contact us if you need help! You can watch our video tutorial here.


The replacement of a meter box latch

The latch and lock of the meter box must both be replaced if the latch is damaged. You can replace your meter box latch by following the directions in our guide:

1.       Latch the door from the inside with the latch section.

2.       The wavy washer should be inserted from outside the door, followed by the latch post, which should then be clicked into place.

3.       Check that the latch is in the right place by turning the key in the lock.

Be sure you understand these Things About Meter Box Locks before you attempt to fix it.


  • Easy-to-repair internal units

  • Modules for integrating with other systems

  • Inspecting and repairing the front units

  • Repairing meter boxes with front-fixing doors and frames is also applicable to other types of meters. Most meters can be repaired this way.

  • Around the meter box, the electric or gas R10 units are attached. This enables you to use a damaged or too large meter box.


Units for fixing

Fixing principles are as follows: R7 to R17 to R18 and R18, R18 and R18, R20 and R20, and R27 and R28.

Use the front or sides of the unit to mark the holes. After removing the unit, drill the holes. Use the supplied fixings to secure the unit. If you intend to sell the unit, seal the seal using exterior grade medium.

Security boxes are installed on Perth meters

Providing home and business security in Perth is what we do. Our company can install approved locking systems and viewing windows for meter boxes. Since 1991, we have been known as Meter Box Man, or Meter Box Security. These services are available through Paul, the company’s owner and operator. Intruders cannot remove your fuse box or take your power with meter box security. Safeguard your home by securing your valuables.

Meter box Security offers a unique view window that is unrivalled. What are the differences between them? The window is placed inside an existing meter box to prevent damage. Installation takes place on-site.

Its unique view window makes it unrivalled in the market.


Repairing meter boxes

Our residential and commercial customers receive exceptional electrical services from Cable Rite Electrician. Our company has the best reputation for meter repair in Brisbane. To ensure that you and your business have enough electricity, we use the most modern meter boxes.

You may need to replace your meter box. Are you concerned about this? From time to time, you will need to repair or replace your meter box. A Brisbane electric meter can be repaired or replaced if a home is being built or renovated. The meter box may need to be repaired prior to selling or purchasing a property.

Markets should not be filled with plastic meters.

There is a common sight in town of an open meter box without doors. In the UK, this particular illness is more common due to recent severe weather.

Plastic is used for meter boxes. They fall apart easily if left unattended.

The plastic door may seem like a simple solution at first, but the material will wear down over time. Repairs are a never-ending job!

Why not repair your metal meter box instead of your wooden meter box?

The metal frame and door of Richardson’s meter box replace the plastic one. Meters can be connected quickly and easily without the need to disconnect them.

An aluminium powder coating on steel is stronger and more durable than an aluminium powder coating (GRP). Change the appearance of the doorframe.

Various sizes are available

You can fit any meter box with a Richardson product. Our market leadership is due to this. We have created this guide to help you match your box with the right Richardson product.

The meter repair units are powder-coated except for the brown ground boxes.


Product delivery

We will ship your repair unit within 48 hours of receiving your order. If you have immediate needs, you can order large quantities of units in stock or arrange a refurbishment campaign. Besides supplying door and frame units, we can also serve as your store.