Why is electrical wiring important? It sounds like an obvious question. Electrical wiring is more than important; it’s a vital and necessary part of life in today’s world. With electrical hookup we enjoy lighting for our home, as well as heat and cooling to keep ourselves comfortable, and the ability to power the countless appliances that make our lives better. By powering computers and TV, it helps to keep us in touch with the outside world, and by powering alarms and security systems it helps to keep our homes safe. Without electricity, we’d literally be in the dark.

And yet despite its importance, we sometimes take our electrical wiring for granted. When it has been properly installed, an electrical system will provide many years of service, but wear and tear occurs and problems can still arise from time to time.

And those problems can be one of any number of issues. Overloaded circuits will continuously trigger the circuit breaker, which will result in loss of power to that part of the home. Poor connectors can cut off power as well, while frayed wires can potentially start a fire. All of these issues can be addressed safely by a properly trained Porter Electrician.

That’s why having a reliable electrician like the kind employed by Porter Electric can play such an important role in the day to day function of your home. You can trust us to do the job right the first time – every time!

Key electrical systems in your house:

  • The Meter
  • The Main Breaker Panel
  • The Circuits
  • GFCIs
  • AFCIs
  • Electrical Wiring