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Will Home Standby Generator Installation Disrupt My Current Electrical System?

By |2019-01-22T17:05:57-05:00January 1st, 2019|Electrical Services|

A home standby generator installation is an excellent investment for two main reasons. First, a generator will improve your home’s value. Second, it will give you peace of mind during the stormy season. When your house experiences a power loss, a whole home generator will kick on automatically. Many people report that the transition to

What Causes an Electrical Fire in a House?

By |2018-12-19T11:45:11-05:00December 3rd, 2018|Electrical Services|

Ever wondered what causes an electrical fire in a house? You may be surprised to learn it really boils down to just a few scenarios. The U.S. Fire Administration says that Americans experience 25,000 electrical fires annually. These infernos cause injury or death for up to 1,300 people each year. You may also be surprised

When Do You Need to Rewire a House?

By |2018-11-12T11:42:49-05:00November 6th, 2018|Electrical Services|

When do you need to rewire a house you love? It can be so much fun to revitalize an older house. They often have character that you just don’t see in modern homes. But one thing many people overlook when they renovate an aging home is the electrical system. For most folks, if all the

Can Faulty Wiring Increase My Electric Bill?

By |2018-10-16T15:32:39-04:00October 9th, 2018|Electrical Services|

Can faulty wiring increase my electric bill? We hear this question all the time from our customers. There are tons of things that can cause your electric bill to go up. For example, it’s common for electricity use to skyrocket in the summer when the air conditioner starts running daily. Having company come to stay

Why Do I Need to Worry about Ungrounded Electrical Outlets?

By |2016-09-12T14:48:07-04:00September 12th, 2016|Electrical Services|

There was a time not too long ago when ungrounded electrical outlets were everywhere. For many years, home builders only put grounded outlets in kitchens, bathrooms, and basements because those rooms were most likely to experience water spills. But today, builders virtually never install ungrounded electrical outlets anywhere in a new home. If your home

Quick GFCI Outlet Troubleshooting Guide

By |2016-07-05T16:07:10-04:00July 5th, 2016|Electrical Services|

A common project for homeowners everywhere is GFCI outlet troubleshooting. A ground fault circuit interrupter outlet prevents electric shocks by sensing power surges and shutting down the flow of electricity to the plug accordingly. New homes have GFCI outlets installed in every room. Older houses may have none at all. In this case, it’s vital

Do I Need a Whole House Surge Protector?

By |2016-03-13T21:45:35-04:00March 14th, 2016|Electrical Services|

Spring storm season’s approach has Atlanta homeowners wondering ‘do I need a whole house surge protector?’ Power losses due to thunderstorms are frequent in our region. Most outages tend to be brief, but you can never predict how long it will last. There are many reasons why people want to avoid loss of power. There

Feel Like You’re Left in the Dark? How Outdoor Pole Lighting Can Change Your Business

By |2016-02-14T21:04:16-05:00February 15th, 2016|Electrical Services|

Commercial electrical services are all about safety, security, and performance, and outdoor pole lighting is an important component of a business’s electrical needs. Many people don’t give a second thought to exterior illumination until it’s not there. As a property owner, it’s your job to stay one step ahead and make sure your commercial property

Family-Friendly Things to Do in Cumming, Georgia This Spring

By |2016-01-12T16:20:14-05:00January 11th, 2016|Electrical Services|

Looking for things to do in Cumming, Georgia, with your family this spring? The Atlanta area is packed full of family-friendly entertainment and events. You will have plenty of opportunities to fight off cabin fever and get out and do something fun with your friends or family. Here are a few of the things to

Don’t Know How to Check If a Breaker Is Bad? Follow These 4 Steps for Rookies

By |2015-09-12T20:43:39-04:00September 14th, 2015|Electrical Services|

If you don’t know how to check if a breaker is bad, never fear – you’re not alone. Arc Angel Electric is glad to educate people on how to perform this basic task. If we had a nickel for every time we got an emergency electric service call, only to find that a circuit breaker