What if I can’t afford a generator?

June 20, 2022 Professional Electric Blog 0
What if I can't afford a generator?

As a homeowner, it is essential to have a generator in case the power goes out, especially in the South. Being near the Gulf Coast, we are exposed to hurricanes and tropical storms every year, and it is essential to have a generator for when the power goes out. However, at Professional Electric, we understand… Read more

Do You Need an Electrical Inspection Before Buying a Home

March 23, 2022 Professional Electric Blog 0
Do You Need an Electrical Inspection Before Buying a Home

When buying a home, it’s important to ensure that everything’s working as it should. After all, you’re investing a lot of money into your new home and you want to make sure you’re getting your money’s worth. While you probably will have a home inspection done, it’s important to also have an electrical inspection performed… Read more

Why Does Electricity Need to be Grounded?

February 14, 2022 Professional Electric Blog 0
Why Does Electricity Need to be Grounded?

Before understanding why electricity needs to be grounded, it is important to understand how electricity runs throughout your home. There are two types of wires that are needed to complete a circuit to carry electricity. There is a ”hot” wire, which is typically a black wire, that carries a negative charge and there is a… Read more

5 Signs It’s Time for an Electrical Upgrade

November 29, 2021 blog Professional Electric Blog 0
Electrical Upgrade

Some of us spend a majority of our time at home watching television on the weekends, catching up on work on our computers or enjoying time outdoors. But more often than not, the activities we do at home will require some sort of electrical system usage. Noticing signs for an electrical upgrade can greatly improve… Read more

What is Electric Construction?

October 25, 2021 blog Professional Electric Blog 0
Electric Construction

Starting to custom-build your home is definitely a fun project, especially if you are considering adding electric construction or a lower-level floor. Electric construction is generally made up of five phases. Each phase focuses on a specific service where a professional electrician performs the necessary requirements to move forward at a sustainable rate. The general… Read more

Knowing when it’s time to update the lighting in your home

October 6, 2021 Professional Electric Blog 0
Knowing when it's time to update the lighting in your home

The lighting in our homes can make a significant difference in the overall look and ambiance. More importantly, it can also bring up the value in the home and prevent any safety hazards from occurring due to outdated lighting. Knowing when it’s time to update the lighting in your home can save you time from… Read more

Running Power Outdoors

July 30, 2021 Professional Electric Blog 0
Running Power Outdoors

A whopping 93 percent of Americans spend their time inside their homes. Whether we enjoy quality time with our loved ones or we are busy throughout the day, by the end of the night, we have no choice but to call it lights out. The dark might not be for everyone, but there are many… Read more

Industrial vs Commercial Electricians

June 18, 2021 Professional Electric Blog 0
Industrial vs Commercial Electricians

Just like our homes and businesses, industrial sites have electricity that powers buildings and projects to keep things running smoothly. There are professionals who are trained to work primarily on different electrical sites. The professionals trained to work in businesses are called commercial electricians and the electricians trained to work in industrial settings are industrial… Read more

Outdoor Smart Lighting

May 27, 2021 Professional Electric Blog 0
Outdoor Smart Lighting

You’ve probably got at least one smart device in your home. Maybe it’s a smart tv or perhaps a smart home device or smart lighting? These devices are typically controlled using our voices, our phones or even other smart devices. These smart home features can make life a little easier and a lot more fun.… Read more

Under Cupboard Lighting Solutions for Kitchens and Bathrooms

May 27, 2021 Professional Electric Blog 0
Under Cupboard Lighting Solutions for Kitchens and Bathrooms

How many times have you gotten up in the middle of the night to get a drink from the kitchen or use the restroom without feeling the need to turn on every light leading your way? Most often than not, installing under-cupboard lighting is a good option to consider for handy lighting solutions. They are… Read more