Why Should You Hire a Commercial Electrical Contractor?

Why Should You Hire a Commercial Electrical Contractor?


Electricity can be dangerous if not handled properly. If you are thinking of taking the DIY route for your commercial electrical project, you could be in for the shock of your life. Electric solutions, especially in commercial and industrial settings, should be provided by a licensed contractor.

Contractors can perform a wide variety of electrical work. Whether you want to have a faulty electrical panel replaced or you are planning to rewire your office, you should hire a commercial electrical contractor in the North Bay. Contractors take various precautions to manage safety hazards and faulty risks.

CORE Electrical Services is the leading electrical contractor in North Bay. Here are our recommendations for why it is time to call a commercial contractor.

They are Licensed and Insured

Electrical contractors must obtain a license before offering electrical services. To secure their license, a contractor must pass tests and get hands-on experience.

When you hire a licensed contractor, you have peace of mind that comes with knowing that you’re choosing a professional who knows their stuff.

Reputable electrical contractors carry insurance. If the contractor you hire is insured and someone on their team gets injured while working on your property, the contractor’s insurance policy covers treatment costs.

They Understand Electrical Codes

An electrical code is a set of regulations for the safe installation of electrical wiring in a building. Especially on public works and commercial property, these regulations are regularly becoming obsolete and updated. Electrical contractors follow local and national electrical codes when installing and designing electrical systems and ensure compliance with to-date regulations.

You Will Save Time and Money

Experienced commercial contractors accurately diagnose electrical problems. They address the root causes of electrical issues and address them, rather than covering up the issue at hand.

Professional commercial electricians do things right the first time and are less prone to costly errors that can have a huge domino effect.

They Can Help You with Documentation

After performing electrical work, electrical contractors prepare records detailing the nature of the problem and the solution provided.

Documentation can prove valuable for many purposes. Suppose a person or government body alleges that you are flouting electrical codes. In that case, you can use repair and maintenance records to prove that you take all necessary steps to ensure your electrical system is up to code.

You can also use the information provided by these records to plan future electrical system installations and replacements.

They can Inspect for Electrical Problems

There can be several hidden electrical hazards in commercial spaces. Electrical contractors can see beyond the obvious. With an eye for detail, a skilled electrical contractor can spot apparent and hidden electrical hazards in your building and eliminate them, helping create a safe work environment.

Our team of experienced technicians at CORE Electrical Services offers a full range of professional commercial and industrial electrical services to provide cost-effective and sustainable solutions for any electrical problem. For Assistance with your electrical services, call (707)687-5083.