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Top 3 Reasons to Hire a Licensed Professional Electrician

Whether you are looking to have new outlets installed or you want to set up the wiring in a new wing of your home, it is best to hire a licensed electrician for the job. They can come to your house, diagnose the problem and have it fixed or installed in no time flat.

Still not convinced? Here are a few reasons why you should pick up the phone and call a licensed electrician like those at B&D Electric for your next electrical project.

Safety First

It goes without saying that electrical work involves electricity and electricity is very dangerous if not handled properly. Certified electricians know the ins and outs of all electrical projects, and they have been trained to detect dangerous situations before they happen.

The fact is that even the easiest electrical projects have their risks and if the wiring is old and faulty it could mean severe damage. Electricians have the skills to notice these issues and handle them accordingly.

They’re licensed and Insured

Electricians have gone through rigorous training and testing to get the licenses they need to work on your project. Typical education to become an electrician involves a 4-year apprenticeship, during which the aspiring employee gets hours of endless didactic instruction and on-the-job training.

They also have the option to attend an accredited college and obtain an associate’s degree. Either way, they are well trained and ready to handle most necessary projects

Not only are these agents licensed, but they are also insured, meaning that they or their company would be required to pay for any property damage they may be caused to the home or businesses. If you complete any of this work on your own, you alone are responsible for the damage.

In a nutshell, the combination of certifications, schooling, and insurance alone are reasons to hire a licensed electrician.

They Save You Money

How much do you know about solving electrical issues? Do you know what specific equipment you need, and what fixtures, lights, and devices are suitable for your project? If you don’t, you could find yourself spending hundreds to thousands of dollars more for unnecessary items. Licensed electricians know exactly what they need, and that alone can save you a lot of money.

You could also find yourself spending more in the instance that you try to fix something yourself and fail because it is now time to hire that licensed electrician to fix the issues.

Most electricians can work with you on the cost of their services, but any amount is more than it would have been if you had just hired the licensed contractor in the first place.

At B&D Electric, we hire the best and the brightest electricians in the Florida area to service your electrical needs. Whether you are in need of residential, commercial or new business work, we are there for you. Call us at 352-472-1966 or email us to request a service.