At H-C Services we recommend calling a residential electrician any time you need to have electrical work done in your home. Not only will their experience ensure the work is done properly, but their knowledge will ensure they can diagnose any issues as soon as possible. Some of the situations when it’s most important to hire them are listed below.
1. Smoke From Wiring
If you notice smoke coming from wires or even a spark, then call an electrician as soon as possible. Only do so after turning off your electricity to prevent a fire from actually occurring. Once an electrician arrives on the scene, they will do a full inspection to determine what the issue is and what repairs need to be done to remedy it properly.
2. Lights or Outlets Not Working
While one light not working might be a small issue, it could also be a sign that there are deeper issues going on within your home’s wiring. A residential electrician will do an inspection to determine why the light or outlet isn’t working before they do the necessary repairs. They can also let you know whether or not there is a deeper problem at hand.
3. Exposed Wiring
One of the most dangerous risks you can have in your home is exposed wiring, as this can put your family at risk of shock and home at risk of a fire. When it comes to dealing with this, the only way to go is hiring a professional electrician. Their knowledge of safety and how to repair exposed wires will ensure yours are dealt with properly and don’t put you or your home at further risk.
Call HC Services in San Marcos (512) 730-3876