Electrical Inspections & Maintenance in Chicago, IL
The condition of your electrical system can significantly affect the safety of your home or business in the Chicago area. Wiring problems, faulty outlets, and grounding issues can lead to increased fire or electrocution risks and costly fines if your building is not up to code.
Ensure your electrical system is safe and reliable with inspections, maintenance, and more from our ABC Plumbing, Sewer, Heating, Cooling and Electric team. Our electricians are licensed, insured, and ready to help with all your electrical maintenance needs and code corrections. Our company has been serving the Chicago metropolitan area for over 65 years. We offer exceptional service with transparent pricing, convenient appointments on your schedule, 24/7 emergency service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Electric Inspections & Code Corrections in Chicago
Are you buying a new home or business? Is your existing electrical system old and out of date? Have your system examined by our team at ABC to ensure you can use it safely and trust it to carry the current loads your equipment requires. We offer electrical inspections and code corrections throughout the Chicago area. Our experts can inspect all your service panels, wiring, outlets, switches, lighting, and more to ensure they meet code, provide sufficient current, and are in good condition. If we find code violations like too few outlets in a room, a lack of GFCI outlets in wet locations, or overloaded service panels, we can recommend the best ways to correct the problem and bring your building up to code.
Why Your Chicago Home Needs Electrical Maintenance
After years of use, corrosion, heat cycling, and overloading can cause electrical terminals to loosen, wires to degrade, and components like outlets or breakers to fail. Regular inspections and maintenance help to catch these problems before they become a major safety issue for your home.
The Benefits of Routine Electrical Maintenance
By having our electricians at ABC inspect and service your electrical system at regular intervals, you can enjoy the following benefits:
- Correcting problems before they become a danger to your family
- Preventing fires, shocks, and electrocution
- Maximizing the service life of your electrical system
- Identifying components that should be upgraded or replaced
- Saving money by upgrading to more efficient lighting and equipment
- Correcting code violations to avoid safety issues and fines
- Giving you confidence in your electrical system and peace of mind
What Happens During an Electric Maintenance Visit?
When you schedule electrical maintenance with our team at ABC, you can expect our qualified electricians to arrive on time and equipped with the latest tools to test your electrical system and identify problems. Our experts will start by inspecting the service, panels, wiring, outlets, switches, and lighting to ensure everything is safe and up to code. Our team will test breakers, switches, and GFCI outlets for problems and make sure the circuits are equipped with the right components for their rated amperage. We can also tighten loose connections, clean corroded terminals, and replace broken breakers, outlets, or switches.
We will also evaluate your electrical service to ensure it meets the demands of your combined electrical loads and recommend necessary upgrades to keep your home or business safe. We offer electrical repairs for any problems we may find and service panel upgrades for older homes with 150-amp service panels or lower.
How Frequently Should You Have Your Home’s Electrical System Inspected?
At ABC, we recommend having your entire electrical system inspected and maintained every three to five years. If your home is over a few decades old, you may want to have your electrical system serviced more often to prolong its life and avoid rewiring for as long as possible. We also recommend a full electrical inspection anytime you buy or sell a home to know what to expect.
Why Choose ABC for Electrical Services in Chicago?
Our team at ABC has the skill and experience to solve your most challenging electrical issues. With more than 65 years of service in the Chicago area, we have earned the respect and trust of our clients, and we feature:
- Experienced, licensed electricians
- Drug-screened, background-checked personnel
- Exceptional customer service
- Accurate, upfront estimates
- A “No Surprises” pricing guarantee
- A “No Nonsense” parts and labor warranty
- A 100% satisfaction guarantee
- 24/7 emergency services throughout Chicago
- Our Ultimate Advantage Club
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