Does my home need an electrical inspection?

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Does my home need an electrical inspection?

Have you considered getting an electrical inspection but not sure if it’s worth it?

Dixie Electric, Plumbing & Air has been servicing Alabama’s electrical needs for over 100 years with our premier electrical service. As electrical experts, we recommend routine electrical inspections as a way to ensure the quality of your electrical system, as well as the safety of your family.

A pivotal way to properly check on your system and protect your home against potential fires is with routine maintenance through annual electrical inspections.

 

Benefits of routine electrical inspections


While electricity has undoubtedly improved comfort and quality of life, it’s important to remember that an electrical system can also be a significant danger without regular maintenance.


Safety and fire protection

There are many benefits to annual electrical inspections, but safety is the utmost priority. A decreased risk of home electrical fires is a critical benefit. During an electrical inspection, one of our expert electricians will test your home for wiring problems that could lead to fires. Additionally, we will help to find the best way to protect your home from a fire, such as with protective items installed around the wires in your home.

 

Meet electrical coding standards

Another benefit is to check that your home is compliant with the state’s standards. Electrical inspections ensure that your home’s electrical system is properly functioning and safe. Additionally, this inspection helps you avoid fines caused by not being compliant with the state coding standards.

 

More efficient system operation

Electrical inspections help identify trouble spots before real damage occurs. By looking at the electrical panel, circuit, wiring, and other aspects of the electrical system, expert service technicians, such as our experienced Call Dixie electricians, will be able to note potential problems and solutions for avoiding malfunctions.  

 

When to schedule an electrical inspection


Ultimately, the best way to assure continuous and safe electrical service is with routine maintenance. Our licensed Call Dixie electricians recommend annual electrical inspections.  

However, there are other times throughout the year where an electrical inspection would be a good investment for the safety of your home.

Other times to consider a Call Dixie electrical inspection: 

  • When considering to purchase a new home
  • Before you sell your current house
  • Electrical repairs are always needed
  • Outlets in your home have stopped working
  • When adding a new appliance to your home
  • If your house is over 40 years old
  • Before doing construction projects and home renovations

 

Call Dixie’s Safe & Sound electrical inspection

 

At Dixie Electric, Plumbing & Air, we recommend our Safe & Sound electrical inspections. These inspections go beyond routine electrical maintenance, with a plethora of tests and checks to identify and correct problems before a potential disaster occurs.

Our Safe & Sound inspection includes:

  • Analyzing your complete circuit
  • Detecting aluminum wiring in your electrical system
  • Checking your smoke detector 
  • Survey the electrical panel 
  • Infrared thermal imaging
  • Checking for shock hazard
  • Ultrasonic ARC protection
  • Circuit tracer 
  • GFI receptacle check

With these thorough electrical tests and checks, our Call Dixie electricians have the means to identify any problem that your electrical system could be facing. You can depend on Call Dixie’s electricians to keep you and your family safe and comfortable.

 

Call Dixie and it’s done!

At Dixie Electric, Plumbing & Air, your satisfaction is guaranteed. For plumbing, electrical, or heating and air services, our highly trained technicians will do it right the first time, on time, every time. For coupons and discounts on all the services Call Dixie has to offer, click here. To schedule a service with Call Dixie, call 334.328.3570 for Montgomery, or call 334.246.4914 for Auburn. You can also schedule an appointment online

For emergency service and immediate assistance, please call our 24/7 service line at 334.328.3570.