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If You See Something, Say Something” Applies to Electrical Concerns Too

genesee county electricianYou may have heard the phrase, “If you see something, say something!” It is usually in reference to reporting suspicious people or activities to the proper authorities, even if you think it may be “nothing.” But as electricians, we think this phrase could apply just as well to electrical concerns. Of course, if you see a possible electrical hazard in your own home or place of business, you will likely have it taken care of, but what about if you are renting a home or working in an office space owned by someone else and see something you think might be a fire hazard? If you see something, say something! Continue reading “If You See Something, Say Something” Applies to Electrical Concerns Too” »

National Electrical Safety Month 2017 Focuses on Preventing Shock and Electrocution

electrical safety month 2017Every year in May, the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) commemorates National Electrical Safety Month by conducting an educational campaign designed to reduce the number of electrical accidents that result in injury, death, and property loss. As part of the campaign, ESFI puts out resources to educate and increase awareness about issues related to electrical safety. This year’s resources cover multiple topics from electric shock drowning (ESD) to changes in the National Electrical Code, but we wanted to highlight a few of the topics that are most relevant to our customers in Genesee County. Continue reading “National Electrical Safety Month 2017 Focuses on Preventing Shock and Electrocution” »

Preparing for Future Power Outages: Backup Generators from Your Genesee County Electrician

genesee county mi wind storm power outage electricianLast month, Michigan experienced one of the worst windstorms in recent memory. When all was said and done, more than 850,000 people were without power, with Genesee County being one of the most impacted counties in Michigan. In a press briefing, the governor of Michigan called the storm “the largest combined statewide event in history.” Many residents were forced to find refuge in warming shelters as temperatures dropped. Continue reading “Preparing for Future Power Outages: Backup Generators from Your Genesee County Electrician” »

Three-Way Switches: A Convenient Electrical Solution for Both Home and Office

genesee county electricianAdding three-way switches to your Genesee County home is one of those electrical upgrades that you may have never considered. If you’ve never had one, you may not know what you’re missing, but they can really make a difference in your home.

Take a quick mental walkthrough of your home. Are there any rooms where the light switch is in an awkward place? Are there any places where you have to walk across a dark room, down a hallway, or up the stairs before you can turn on your lights? If you answered “yes,” then your home is the perfect candidate for a three-way switch. Continue reading “Three-Way Switches: A Convenient Electrical Solution for Both Home and Office” »

The Electrician Express Experience: Testimonials from our Genesee County Customers

genesee county electricianAt Electrician Express, we place a high priority on customer service and customer satisfaction. We work hard to meet our customers’ needs, and do so with honesty and professionalism. We want our company’s name to be one that is respected in Genesee County and known for providing excellent electrical service at a fair price. Continue reading “The Electrician Express Experience: Testimonials from our Genesee County Customers” »

Electricians in Genesee County You Can Trust

grand blanc flint electricianAnytime you give a company your business, you hope you will be treated fairly and honestly. But often, you have to place a certain amount of trust in that company, especially when they offer a specialized service in field about which you have limited knowledge. Think about your auto mechanic. If you aren’t well versed in the components of a vehicle, you need to trust that your mechanic is telling you the truth when he tells you your car needs thousands of dollars’ worth of work. The same can be true of plumbers, dentists, and yes, electricians. Most are fair and honest, but some take advantage of people whenever they have the opportunity to do so by overcharging them for certain services or performing unnecessary work. Continue reading “Electricians in Genesee County You Can Trust” »

Hiring a Genesee County Electrician for Your DIY Remodel

genesee county electrician home remodelIf all of the home improvement shows are to be believed, most people these days want their home to be an “open concept” home. Meaning, they want a large, open living space, where the kitchen, dining room, and family room flow into one another without those pesky walls in the way. Continue reading “Hiring a Genesee County Electrician for Your DIY Remodel” »

Electrician Express: A True Genesee County Electrician

flint-mi-electricianIn Genesee County, there are basically two types of electrical services companies—privately owned companies that are actually located in the Flushing, Grand Blanc, or Flint areas, and the larger national or regional companies that cover Genesee County, but may be headquartered hundreds, or even thousands, of miles away. Some are franchises that may be owned or operated by someone in the community, but behind that local franchise is a large corporation that is setting certain policies and dictating how that business is run. Continue reading “Electrician Express: A True Genesee County Electrician” »

Electrical Safety and Building Security for Genesee County Businesses

commercial electrician flint michiganSafety and security are important things to consider when you own and operate a business. Not only do you want to protect the building itself, but also the people that work and do business there. Read on to find out how an electrician can help make your business a more safe and secure place. Continue reading “Electrical Safety and Building Security for Genesee County Businesses” »

Hiring an Electrician to Add Modern Touches to Your Genesee County Home

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Whether you are getting your house ready to sell, or you want to add more modern features to your home to enhance your lifestyle, calling in a professional electrician, like those at Electrician Express in Flushing, can make things much easier. Below are some of the projects we can help Genesee County homeowners with so they can take advantage of some of the latest home improvement technology. Continue reading “Hiring an Electrician to Add Modern Touches to Your Genesee County Home” »