Do I Require The Services Of A Professional Electrical Contractor?

Author: Richard Poruchny | | Categories: Commercial Electrical Services , Electrical Company , Residential Electrical Services


If you’re not an expert on things like electrical panels, wires, outlets, and all the other electrical jargon, you should not attempt to make electrical repairs. While there are some home repairs that you can attempt yourself, such as fixing a leaky faucet, electrical repairs are not included in that list. Many homeowners are tempted to try handling electrical repairs on their own to save money. For all home repairs, going the DIY route risks turning what would have been a small problem into a very costly one. The same is true for electrical repairs. Except that in addition to risking costly damage, you risk your own safety by tampering with your home electrical system. This is why it makes sense to hire a professional. However, not all professionals are the same, and you are going to want to do your research before picking one for you. As experts in the field, we at Dubrule Electrical & Automation Ltd want to help you understand how you can find a great electrical contractor. 

What to look for when hiring an electrical contractor 

In an electrician’s line of work, anything can happen. Therefore, dealing with an unlicensed and uninsured contractor puts you in a precarious situation. Doing some research online to verify workmanship and professionalism will help you in the long run as you can then vouch for a company that suits your needs and does a great job too. Additionally, it helps if you have the company come to do an estimate. Feel free to ask as many questions as needed in order for you to feel comfortable. Finally, go with a company that offers you an estimate which you feel most comfortable with price-wise, but keep in mind that investing in reasonable and good products will help you in the long run. All in all, make sure you go with the individual you felt a connection with. Trust your gut. 

If you are looking for an electrical contractor in Prince George, BC, reach out to us at Dubrule Electrical & Automation Ltd. We have over ten years of residential, commercial, and industrial electrical experience. We install wiring for power, lighting, HVAC, motors, controls, intercom, A/V, voice/data, fire alarm, and co-generation. We give free estimates on new electrical work and also free lighting consultations. We always have a strong focus on maintaining a safe yet productive work environment. We never compromise quality for time and give our clients realistic schedules that accommodate their needs. We offer services like residential electrical services, permanent holiday lighting, commercial electrical services, home automation, lighting upgrades, industrial electrical services, overload and holiday assistance, 24-hour emergency electrical service, electrical automation and controls service, electrical sales, thermographic scanning services, and residential solar electric system installations to clients across the entire British Columbia.

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