|What do I do if lights go off in my house?
Check your electrical panel to see if any of your breakers have tripped. If a breaker trips it is usually in the middle of the on/off position. To restore power, turn it off then back on again. If the breaker does not stay in the on position, call ElectraMedics right away at 770-439-7063.
|Can I use extension cords all the time?
No way, extension cords are for temporary use and can become very dangerous if left plugged in permanently. If drop cords are being used in your home, you need more outlets. Call ElectraMedics for a reasonable rate to install new outlets 770-439-7063.
|Why does my circuit breaker or fuse keep tripping?
Remember that the circuit breaker is a safety device. When a breaker trips it can be a sign of damaged or otherwise unsafe wiring. If you are experiencing an electrical storm it is probably just electrical fluctuations from the storm. If you have plugged in or turned on a device, it could be the device itself. If your circuit breakers trip unexpectedly, you should call ElectraMedics for emergency service to diagnose and repair a problem that could be a serious threat to your safety.
|My lights keep flickering and fluttering why?
Flickering lights can be a sign of a very serious electrical problem and you should call ElectraMedics for emergency service to determine the source. Continuously flickering lights are usually caused by some type of defect or poor connection in the circuits. This generally causes “arcing” which produces heat and possibly fire is left unrepaired.
|Why do my bulbs blow so quickly?
If your light bulb burns out often this could be a sign that the bulb is too high of wattage or that your voltage in your home is irregular. The electricians from ElectraMedics can perform a brief inspection to ensure you don’t have a dangerous condition that could start a fire. We can repair the problem of irregular voltage and prevent the problem from happening again
|Can a ceiling fan be installed anywhere?
No, ceiling fans can only be installed on UL approved ceiling fan brace box. Installing a ceiling fan on any other type of box could be very dangerous. The electricians from ElectraMedics can check your brace box or install a new one for your ceiling fan.
|I am not selling my home why do I need a home inspection?
Home electrical inspections should be performed annually for the safety of your home and family. Our electricians check for frayed or damaged wiring, overcrowded circuits and other hazardous conditions. We believe in making the home safe for all owners not just potential buyers. We perform a 46-point electrical inspection which will put all of your concerns to rest. Peace of mind is priceless