Smoke Detectors Save Lives

October 10, 2017

    Replace Your Hard-Wired Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years Smoke alarms save lives. Smoke alarms that are properly installed and maintained play a vital role in reducing fire deaths and injuries. If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. … Read more

Ceiling Fan Installation

October 2, 2017

Getting Help with Your Ceiling Fan Installation We can make your home far more comfortable with a ceiling fan installation. Keeping the air circulating in a bedroom will make a comfortable sleeping environment. Ceiling fans can be aesthetically pleasing but, most of all, they produce a level of fresh air and comfort. We recommend installing … Read more

Electrical Fires

September 22, 2017

Did you know that over half of the fires that occur every year are caused by electrical problems? All too often, people don’t realize their electrical system can malfunction until it’s too late. That’s why we encourage all of our clients to schedule regular electrical testing. Our master electricians are happy to give you the … Read more

Electrical Inspection

September 19, 2017

The inspection of the electrical panel involves more single observations than any other component of the house. Every wire and connection must be examined and any problems noted. It is also one of the more dangerous parts of the inspection because the panel contains exposed wires carrying 240 volts. The panel is first inspected with … Read more

Use a Ceiling Fan to Reduce Your Energy Costs.

June 13, 2016

If your ceiling fan is more prop than a functioning part of your battle against high energy bills, you’ve got a lot to look forward.  The same holds true if you haven’t experienced the joy of owning and operating one or more ceiling fans. And yet, as with most things in life, not just any … Read more

The Benefits of a Whole-House Surge Protector.

June 6, 2016

On a typical spring or summer day, chances are you have all kinds of expensive electronic equipment running at the same time – everything from your central AC system to computer, TV, DVD player, and all the rest. During the winter, But let’s say your home is suddenly hit by lightning.  Among other possible outcomes, … Read more

Whole-House Generator Maintenance & Repair.

May 20, 2016

Good for you if you already have a whole-house generator.  That means you’ve taken an important step toward ensuring you and your family never lose power, even during the most severe of summer and winter storms. But having a generator isn’t quite enough.  You see, unless it’s routinely and professionally maintained, it could fail to … Read more

How to Hire an Electrician for your Home

May 6, 2016

If you’re the particular type, finding the right electrician can take some time.  But since electrical work always has a safety angle, isn’t the extra time worth it? Another reason to choose an electrician before you really need one is this:  to be sure it’s the kind of company with people you’re comfortable inviting into … Read more

5 Home Electrical Safety Tips from Genesis Electric.

April 26, 2016

Your home is a place of comfort and safety, but your personal safety can be improved by avoiding some very basic yet common electrical mistakes. Avoid using extension cords To compensate for too few power outlets, many home owners use extension cords.  The better alternative is to use UL listed plug strips with 2 to … Read more

The Benefits of a Whole-House Standby Generator.

April 11, 2016

Living in Indiana, you never know when severe weather might strike.  It’s not just a seasonal concern, it’s something all of us have grown used to living with year round.  Not just the weather itself, mind you, but all the damage it can cause.  Including the possibility of a prolonged power outage. At Genesis Electric, … Read more