Electrical repairs are common throughout any residential home. Some can be an easy fix, but others might be more dangerous and call for service from a professional electrician. Electricity by nature is dangerous, and if you are unsure about any electrical situation or issue, it’s best not to risk your safety and contact a professional for help. 

The hands of an electrician installing a power socketMore Outlets 

Sometimes our homes don’t provide the electrical capability modern electronics and appliances need to support them. Additionally, we have more electrical devices these days that need to be plugged in than in the past. If your home doesn’t have enough outlets to support your lifestyle, consider calling a professional to install more. These types of repairs can be tricky, because there is more to them than cutting a hole in the wall and screwing in an outlet cover. Anyone performing these types of repairs will need to know the current state of wiring and if it can support another outlet electrically. 

Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor lighting can improve the aesthetics of your home and property and overall curb appeal. When done properly, outdoor lighting can highlight your outdoor environment along with lighting during the nighttime. Understandably, outdoor electricity deals with different variables than indoor electricity. Electrical repairs outside requires an electrician to interact with the landscape and terrain. The environment itself may be causing the electrical issue, and if not handled properly, can be quite dangerous. It’s best to call a professional electrician for these repairs.

Appliance Lines

Sometimes a home doesn’t have enough electrical power, or amperage, to support modern appliances. Modern appliances like washers, dryers, and refrigerators require more power than older appliances. Electrical repairs like adding or replacing an appliance line calls for the assistance of a professional electrician. They’ll need to discover how much power your current lines are producing and figure out how much more power you’ll need, along with the labor of replacing or repairing the lines.

Upgrading and RewiringElectrician with tools kneeling down to replace wiring

Electrical repairs such as upgrading your current system or rewiring your home will require a professional electrician. These repairs will require more intense work and a deeper understanding of electricity to perform. Residential electrical systems can be quite complex, and an issue or problem might not be secluded to one area of the home. A professional electrician will know how to find all potential issues and remain safe while addressing them through electrical repairs or rewiring. If not repaired or rewired correctly, improper repairs can cause more issues than they sought to fix. 

Water Fixtures and Pool Lighting

Similar to outdoor lighting, these electrical repairs will include extra steps and potential variables that anyone but a professional electrician would know how to deal with. Since pool lighting and water fixtures contain water, providing appropriate electrical services is critical. This type of lighting can greatly improve the aesthetics or design of your yard and property, but can be risky if installed or repaired by anyone other than a professional electrician. While these repairs will be performed when water is drained, they need to be performed correctly, or else when water is added back the situation can become dangerous. Make sure to call a professional electrician to investigate your situation and perform these repairs. 

Electrical Repairs at Stack Heating, Cooling, and Electric 

Stack Heating, Cooling, and Electric can perform any electrical repairs your residential property might need! Our team of experienced technicians are prepared to handle any situation and repair you might be facing. Whether you need assistance with your HVAC system, air conditioning, or electrical services, Stack has your back! Visit our website or call (440) 294-8963 today for more information!