When you plug a device into your home’s outlets, do you stop to think about whether or not it’s safe? Most of us don’t — properly functioning power outlets are safe if used appropriately, and the risk of danger is relatively low. However, broken outlets can be dangerous. Arcing can shock people nearby, and a malfunctioning power outlet can be a serious fire hazard. Prompt, professional outlet repair is crucial, and Professional Electric is the perfect team for the task!
What’s Wrong with Your Outlets?
Power outlets can experience all kinds of malfunctions due to damage and wear. While some of these issues are relatively harmless, others can lead to dangerous arcing. Outlets can become dislodged, either floating away from the wall or becoming recessed behind the plate. Some malfunctions impact performance, causing devices to turn on and off randomly. Other issues cause outlets to cease functioning altogether. Regardless of the problem, a seasoned professional can diagnose and resolve the issue quickly and safely.
Outlet Repair is Crucial for a Safe Home
Broken outlets are, first and foremost, a safety issue. Loose connections lead to arcing, which presents the risk of shock and personal injury or electrical fires. Safe, functional outlets are just one component of a well-designed electrical system, and homeowners who notice problems with their outlets should contact a professional quickly for outlet repair.
Why Stop at Outlet Repair?
Repairing your existing outlets can be a simple fix that restores them to normal function, but many people choose to upgrade their outlets to meet the demands of their modern lifestyle. Outlets with USB ports are a popular choice, allowing homeowners and guests to charge all kinds of devices with ease. Other upgrades include tamper-resistant outlets (ideal for homes with children!) and recessed outlets that can help save space.
Need a Reliable and Experienced Electrician? Call Professional Electric Inc.
Our family-owned and operated business has earned the trust of the Crofton community since 1990. Our team of friendly and expert electricians is licensed, bonded, and insured. From electric panel upgrades to lighting installations, and all other electrical services and repairs in between, you can count on Professional Electric to get it done safely and skillfully. Further, our dedicated electricians are standing by 24/7 for your emergency electrical situations.We proudly serve customers in Annapolis, Severna Park, Crofton, Gambrills, Odenton, Bowie, Stevensville, Mitchellville, Millersville, Cape St Claire, the surrounding Southern Maryland, and beyond. To find out more information on our wide range of electrical services, or to get a free estimate from our master electricians, contact us at our website or call 410‐451‐8085, 301‐390‐7620, or 443‐871‐1492. For more ways to stay connected, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.