Budget Electric San Diego – Servicing Your Home Electrical Repairs

Budget Electric San Diego can come to your home or business and diagnose any electrical problem you may be having. This includes any electric motor control issue, an electric wiring problem, or just simply an easy electric lighting repair that you may be having. Simply said, our electrical technicians are skilled for these task and our service trucks are fully stocked to ensure that we have the right tools and materials to provide the best service for your home or place of business. Allow us to serve your electric repair, to help you feel … [Read more...]

San Diego Neighborhood Electricians

Welcome to Budget Electric!¬†We are a local, family owned company dedicated to excellent customer satisfaction. We offer quality electrical service and repair at a great price to all of san diego county.¬†Whatever the size or cost of your project, you can count on us for honest, dependable and reliable electrical service. Some of our San Diego Electrical Services include: Electrical upgrades residential/commercialElectrical construction New construction and remodeling Lighting renovation, design and installation (ceiling fans, chandeliers, … [Read more...]

Is Your Home Properly Grounded?

The importance of a properly grounded electrical system is paramount. Plug-in type surge protectors will not work as well if the electrical outlet is not properly grounded. Surge protectors at the service entrance will not work as well if the electrical system ground is not properly installed. Proper grounding is important because that is the path the surge protector can efficiently use to divert most types of power surges. Before purchasing or installing service entrance or plug-in type surge protectors, have your electrical system checked to … [Read more...]

5 Questions You Should Ask Before Hiring an Electrician

1. Price Guarantee. Will you guarantee the price IN WRITING before you start the work, and stick to that price? Even if the work takes twice as long as you expected? 2. Background Check. Are ALL Of Your Employees Background Checked & Drug Tested So NO Felons, Criminals, Or Drug Addicts Are Entering My Home? 3. Customer Care. Will the electrician show the same care and concern for my home as they do for their own? 4. Licensed. Is your company licensed, insured and employees extensively trained? 5. Warranty. How Long Is Your Warranty? … [Read more...]

Home Electrical Myths

People need to be more aware of whether they are overloading circuits. If you never want a breaker to trip, you might be able to watch your usage carefully enough to prevent that. But normal people, who inadvertently trip breakers (whether weekly or once in five years), are not doing a no-no. The very tripping of breakers is what keeps everyone from ever truly overloading any circuits. So you don't have to wonder or worry. I think this myth arose from a warning not to overload extension cords, but even these will get too hot more from damage or … [Read more...]