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Why Is It Important to Use a Licensed Electrician in Genesee County?

licensed electrician genesee countyWe’ve said it many times before in our blog, but we’ll say it here again: electrical work is best left to the professionals! By professionals, we mean licensed electricians. Continue reading “Why Is It Important to Use a Licensed Electrician in Genesee County?” »

Generator Safety from Your Flushing, MI Electrician

backup generator safety flushing mi electricianWith the most intense part of winter in Genesee County upon us, you may be concerned about losing power in a winter storm. Having a portable generator on hand in case of a power outage can alleviate some of those concerns, but portable generators bring their own set of issues. If used improperly, portable generators can be a real safety hazard. Here are four tips on generator safety from your Flushing Electrician: Continue reading “Generator Safety from Your Flushing, MI Electrician” »

Getting Your Flushing House Ready for the Holidays with Electrical Upgrades

Electrical Upgrades for the HolidaysWhen most people think about preparing their homes for the upcoming holiday season, they think about things like getting out the Christmas decorations, moving furniture around to accommodate a Christmas tree, or extending the dining room table for anticipated dinner guests. Not many people think about calling out a Flushing electrician to make electrical upgrades to their homes. Continue reading “Getting Your Flushing House Ready for the Holidays with Electrical Upgrades” »

Genesee County Electricians That Know the Electrical Codes

genesee county electrical codes

With the internet at our fingertips, we’ve become accustomed to looking things up online. Have a question? Google it. Need a tutorial on how to do a certain home improvement project? There’s a YouTube video for that. Continue reading “Genesee County Electricians That Know the Electrical Codes” »

Our Flushing, MI Electricians Fix Electrical Systems Other Electricians Won’t Touch

flushing mi electricianIt happens more often than you might imagine: one of our electricians shows up to a Genesee County home or business (usually a home) to diagnose or fix an electrical problem and uncovers wiring that looks like a rat’s nest! There are tangled wires, loose wires, abandoned wires, and who knows what else. It’s a mess! Continue reading “Our Flushing, MI Electricians Fix Electrical Systems Other Electricians Won’t Touch” »

Replacing Ungrounded Outlets in Your Home? Call a Flushing Electrician

grounded vs ungrounded electrical outlets

Ungrounded outlets are a common problem in older homes. Prior to the 1960s, these types of outlets were the standard, but due to improved safety regulations, grounded outlets have been required in new homes built since. Grounded outlets protect your home in the case of a power surge. If left unprotected, as is the case if you have ungrounded outlets, power surges can lead to destroyed appliances and electronic devices, or even worse, a house fire. Continue reading “Replacing Ungrounded Outlets in Your Home? Call a Flushing Electrician” »

Grand Blanc Customer Posts Rave Review of Electrician Express’s Work and Customer Service

grand blanc electrician customer reviewRecently, our company received a new review and recommendation by a customer on our Facebook page. We wanted to share this review with you in case you didn’t see it and are interested in what others have to say about the work our electricians do. Continue reading “Grand Blanc Customer Posts Rave Review of Electrician Express’s Work and Customer Service” »

Is the Circuit Breaker in Your Genesee County Home Tripping Regularly? It’s Time to Call an Electrician

circuit breaker panel issues genesee county electricianAt one time or another, the circuit breaker has tripped in your home. You know it’s happened because a portion of your home’s lights will go out, or certain outlets will no longer work. When a circuit breaker trips, it is not usually because the breaker itself is faulty—it is doing what it was designed to do: protect your home from a possibly dangerous situation like an electrical fire. When the sensing mechanism in your circuit breaker heats up, it will cause the breaker to trip, stopping the flow of power and effectively rendering that circuit “dead” until it is reset. Continue reading “Is the Circuit Breaker in Your Genesee County Home Tripping Regularly? It’s Time to Call an Electrician” »

Ready to Have a Flushing Electrician Replace the Fluorescent Lighting in Your Kitchen?

Flushing Electrician Replace the Fluorescent Lighting in KitchenDo you still have a kitchen with fluorescent lighting? Many homes built in the last century have lighting that’s made up of fluorescent lighting tubes recessed into the ceiling. This setup not only makes a house look dated, but it is also not the best in terms of energy efficiency. Continue reading “Ready to Have a Flushing Electrician Replace the Fluorescent Lighting in Your Kitchen?” »

Electricians in Genesee County Who Do the Job Right

electrician genesee countyHere at Electrician Express, we have a slogan printed on our work vehicles. It says, “With the job done right, you’ll sleep better at night.” We wanted to talk a little bit about why use this as a motto of sorts and why it’s important for our customers in Flushing, Michigan and the surrounding areas. Continue reading “Electricians in Genesee County Who Do the Job Right” »