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The health and safety of our valued customers and employees is our top priority. As the situation surrounding the Covid-19 virus continues to evolve, we are taking extra measures to ensure the ongoing health and safety of our customers and employees. We are implementing our plans to provide safe and reliable service to you. We have advised our employees of personal hygiene and keeping their distance when visiting.

We ask that if you have a service appointment with us at your home and you are ill or have been out of the country in the past few weeks, please contact us so we can reschedule.

We will continue to be here for all your electrical needs,

Sincerely,
Lon Lockwood Electric

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Why Should I Hire A Professional Electrician?

You’ve got a few free hours this weekend and you’re ready to finally get down and dirty and take care of some issues around the house. We applaud you! However, there are a few projects that require the knowledge, skill and expertise of a trained professional – the average Joe could be at risk of severe injuries, or worse. See below to learn about a few tasks you should always leave to the pros:

Electrical Repairs

For safety reasons, it is best not to turn an electrical repair into a DIY project. It can be dangerous and end up costing you more over time if you attempt to perform the repairs yourself.

Installing a light fixture may be simple and relatively safe so feel free to give it a shot, but electrical wiring should be left to a professional.

Cosmetic Repairs

Plan on selling your home at some point? You may want to perform some cosmetic repairs before putting your home on the market.

Cosmetic upgrades could be small and consist of things like painting, adding new door knobs and fixtures, carpet, or lighting. After all, you’re more likely to attract a buyer or a quality tenant by making the right repairs to the property. But remember, when wiring is involved it’s always your best bet to call in the pros.

But I can save money doing it myself, right?

You could, but investing your time and energy into finding the right electrician is well worth it. You can rest easy knowing the job will done effectively and efficiently and you can eliminate the risk of serious injury.

Ready to get started? We’re here to assist you! Contact the experts at Lon Lockwood Electric today and we’ll help you cross those projects off your to-do list.