We want to ensure your home is wired properly and that any electrical issues are addressed. It’s important that your home’s electrical services, including any electrical installation, is handled by a team of licensed and certified electricians. At Converse Electric, we offer special services for our residential clients. You’ll get a 20 minute call-ahead and a client assurance checklist to make sure your whole home is safe and functioning to its fullest capacity. We also offer up-front pricing so you’ll never be shocked by our prices – you’ll know what your project costs before we start the work!
We’re dedicated to going above and beyond. We pay close attention to the details others often miss, delivering on what we promise, while building relationships.
We want to help the light bulbs go off! See below for answers to some frequently asked questions about residential electrical services.
The short answer is whenever you require electrical services. You can learn to do just about anything around the home by watching DIY videos and reading blog posts, but some things are best left to a certified electrician. To protect yourself, your family and your home, call a residential electrician whenever you’re required to work with or near electricity.
If you are resetting circuit breakers or changing fuses more often than usual, you should contact an electrician as soon as possible. If your lights flicker and/or dim when other appliances are turned on, this is also an indicator of electrical issues. If you are running multiple electronics through a single outlet, it’s wise to call an electrician to ensure your safety. This also includes the use of extension cords. Some outlets aren’t fit for handling so much electricity and need to be upgraded for your safety.
If your home’s electrical panel is more than 20 years old, it’s time to contact Converse Electric.
It all depends on how much you’re willing to risk in order to save money. While most states allow you to perform any electrical task in your home, it can be incredibly dangerous and costly for anyone who lacks the proper knowledge. Attempting even small jobs without proper training can lead to serious safety risks. If you feel that any electrical project is even slightly out of your range, it’s crucial that you contact an experienced electrician right away.
There are almost too many reasons to list, but here are some of the top reasons why you should always hire a certified contractor to perform electrical work in your home:
If your panel is humming, this could mean your breaker is defective. If that’s the case, it should be replaced immediately, as it could cause irreversible damage to your electrical components.