Have you ever noticed a light switch or wall outlet that gets alarmingly warm? Not sure if the wiring in your house is safe? Did you know it is recommended that your home’s electrical sytem be checked every 2-3 years? At Above Standard Electric we take our customers safety seriously and sometimes when fixing an immediate problem we find a code violation or a potential problem. Not everyone likes to face the reality that you will have problems with your electrial system. But some homeowners like to be proactive rather than reactive which is why we offer the Power Audit. A Power Audit is a service we provide that allows us to go through your ENTIRE electrical system and inform you of any potential safety risks to you, your family, or your home. Sometimes you may think you need a new electrical panel or need to rewire your house this may not be the case. Sometimes simply performing a power audit can save you hundreds of dollars that you could put towards something else. Because if you call an electrician and say, “I think I need a new electrical panel”, thats exactly what you will get. And this may not solve your problem! A Power Audit is time consuming but is worth your while if you are worried about the electrical work done in your new construction home, live in an older home, are looking to add an addition onto your home, upgrade appliances, or just want the peace of mind knowing that you homes electrical system is safe. This process usually takes between 4-6 hours and is priced according to square footage.