Always Hire a Licensed Electrician

hire a licensed electrician

As tempting as it may be to do your own electrical work, do you know why you should always hire a licensed electrician?  Plain and simply, un-inspected electrical work could put your home at risk for an electrical fire. Delivering power safely where you need it requires your electrical system to be correctly installed and … Continue reading Always Hire a Licensed Electrician

Service Call Electrician

Service Call electrician

Hiring A Service Call Electrician Home owners in need of a Service Call electrician reach out to us every day of the week.   Requests to update light fixtures, check tripping breakers and repair electrical wiring are common.    As a family owned business, Service Calls are an element of our work that we particularly … Continue reading Service Call Electrician

Dangers of Using Extension Cords

Dangerous use of extension cords burned this receptacle

  To illustrate the potential dangers of using extension cords,  we wanted to share a recent service call experience.   In April, we were called to investigate a burned out receptacle for a young family in Courtenay.   The homeowners had been charging an electric car using an extension cord but but unbeknownst to them, the … Continue reading Dangers of Using Extension Cords

Better Business Bureau Accredited Electrical Contractor

We are a Better Business Bureau Accredited electrical contractor

We are very pleased to announce we are now a Better Business Bureau Accredited Electrical Contractor!   According to the Better Business Bureau, "BBB Accreditation signifies trust and integrity, and an unwavering commitment to consumers".   As business owners, we have always held these values in high regard and we strive to demonstrate this to all … Continue reading Better Business Bureau Accredited Electrical Contractor

Circuit Breaker Tripping?

circuit breaker tripping - when to hire a service call electrician

Each week we receive several calls from homeowners experiencing problems with a circuit breaker tripping.   It's wise to have a licensed electrician check your panel to rule out a serious problem because this can be an indicator of an overloaded circuit or faulty wiring.  If not repaired, these situations could lead to an electrical … Continue reading Circuit Breaker Tripping?