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If it is a new construction electrical project or work on your existing electrical infrastructure in your home, A + Electric specializes in any electrical needs you might have.
Installing a new circuit is a difficult task and should only be performed by a licensed, skilled electrician! Do not attempt to install a new circuit on your own. There is always great risk of electric shock and potential damage to your electrical system that could result in an electrical fire.
Arc-fault breakers trip once an arching situation is detected by the breaker. This smart devise can determine when a natural arch is occurring and also when an unsafe arc is occurring. To learn more about arc-fault breaker call A + Electric today.
On a very hot day, your home’s attic temperature can reach over 150°F! Extreme heat inside your home can cause more strain on your air conditioning unit as it tries to cool your house. The use of an attic fan will remove the trapped hot air in your attic and help assist your cooling system. The added help from an attic fan can even reduce the cost of cooling your home by up to 30%!
Breakers & Fuses
Breakers are the “switch-like” devices in your electrical panel. These are safety devices designed to protect your homes wiring and the electrical devices like appliances or electronics that are plugged into the circuits.
If you need a ceiling fan installed or replaced in your home, call A + Electric now! Many attempt to Installing a ceiling fan on your own is not recommended. It is recommend that this be left to a licensed electrician with experience. There is high risk of electrocution and damage to your electrical system that could result in an dangerous electrical fire.
At A + Electric, installing, replacing, or even moving outlets is no problem at all. Maybe you need an new outlet installed? It might be possible you have an outlet that has stopped working or has burn marks around the receptacle. it could be you remodeled or some other activity and an outlet is no longer in the area you need it. Call A + Electric, your local electrician, today to have your electrical outlet issues resolved right away.
The electric panel controls the electricity coming into your home. It basically acts as traffic control, sending electricity to each circuit in your house. The breakers in the electrical panel regulate the electricity passing through it. A licensed and trained electrician should be trusted with your electrical panel to avoid any danger to your home. Never remove the cover of the electrical panel yourself. There is a very high risk of electrocution and damage to your electrical system that could result in an dangerous electrical fire.
There are two brands of panels that may have major manufacturing and/or design flaws that potentially put homeowners at risk. Federal Pacific Electric panels and certain Zinsco panels. There are also a large amount of people today who have panels that are more than 30 years old and may no longer protect their homes from over-currents and short circuits.
No one enjoys the inconvenience of loosing electricity. Most of us find it very difficult to follow our regular routine without electric power ready in our homes. Some people have medical conditions that make the loss of power a life and death situation You can avoid loosing power ever again with a whole house generator installed by A + Electric!
Ground-fault circuit interrupters (GFCI) is an electrical outlet with an extra line of defense against electrocution. A GFCI immediately removes electricity from the circuit when it detects a difference in the amount of energy passing through and returning back to the device. It is recommended by A + Electric that you consider installing GFCI’s throughout your home to make it a much safer for you and your loved ones.
Not only is landscape and outdoor lighting a great way to add beauty and prestige to you homes, but it’s also a great way to increase your homes security and value by lighting dark areas that attract burglars. We also provide other lighting services for holidays or any special events.
A + Electric can install all types of lighting. The include: recessed lighting, outdoor lighting, security lighting, or any type of specialty lighting. Our licensed electricians can install or replace any lighting fixture.
Often times after a major remodel of the home, the homeowners find that they need a new meter base to accommodate the additions to the home. Also, owners of older age homes are required by the city or utility company to update/upgrade their meter base.
The best way to update the look of a room is to add recessed lighting. Recessed lighting is also a very good way to improve the lighting of a room. Contact A + Electric now for recessed lighting installation pricing or consultation. A + Electric specializes in residential electrical service and even professional repair services. We can have your recessed lighting installed right away.
Smoke detectors are an absolute necessity in your home. They protect you and your loved ones from the dangers of hazardous fire. Many fires in the home occur at night time while everyone is sleeping. A smoke detector is sometimes the only alert of the presence of fire. Additionally, most homeowners are not aware when their smoke detectors need to be replaced. Contact A + Electric today to perform a home safety evaluation and test all of your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors.
The term surge protection refers to those power strips you purchase at the electric store or hardware store. These devices do protect from a certain level of power surge for the appliances, hardware, and electronics that are plugged into them. What most homeowners do not know, is that there is surge protection available for the entire home. This is often times for a price close to what they would pay for a top of the line strip type surge protector.
Switches and/or Dimmers
Does your Light switch need replacing? Although you can purchase a switch yourself at your local hardware store, this is not recommended that you attempt to perform the switch replacement yourself. This should only be trusted in the hands of a licensed, skilled electrician like A + Electric. There is a high risk of electrocution and damage to your homes electrical system that could result in an dangerous electrical fire.
Troubleshooting and/or Repair
A + Electric specializes in residential electrical services and repairs. Our electricians are skilled and trained in troubleshooting almost any task. Our skilled electric technicians can quickly locate the cause of your electrical issue and have it resolved both safely and quickly! Our licensed and experienced electricians have performed troubleshooting on countless residential electrical systems. Call A + Electric today to have one of our licensed electricians examine your home’s electrical system and perform troubleshooting and diagnostics to determine what the problem may be.
Whole House Fans
If you own a home, you are very aware of the cost to cool that home down. An air conditioning unit works by pushing cold air into your home. Often times, the A/C unit has to work overtime due to the amount of hot air that may be trapped in the home. A + Electric can help resolve this issue by installing a whole house fan in your home.