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Thomsen Electric is a reliable electrical company that believes transparency is the key to a successful business. Read this page to learn everything you need to know about our electrical company.
We opened up for business in 1992, and ever since we have been providing local property owners with efficient and reliable solutions to their electrical problems. We are qualified and responsible for everything we do. Contact us to make sure you hire the right electrician for your project.
Yes. We are also bonded. So, wonder no more, give our expert team a call next time when you need a safe and reliable service.
Yes, we do. We are available to meet all your urgent electrical repair needs.
Our electrical service provider recommends getting an electrical inspection for your home about every five to seven years to make sure your wiring electrical and panel is still supporting the load of your household and that no problems have occurred. Also, an electrical inspection should be done anytime you are concerned about your wiring or another problem.
If the lights dim when you turn on the microwave, you need a professional inspection as soon as possible. This is a sign that you are demanding too much power than the electrical system can support. And if you are somewhere in or around Chicago, IL, you can contact us! Our company is a local electrical contractor preferred by many people in this town and area.
When you are always resetting circuit breakers or changing fuses. When your lights flicker or go on and off. When you have several electronic devices going into one outlet at the back of your electronics center. When you turn your AC unit on and the lights go dim in the room. When you can smell electricity burning. If you have to run extension cords to plug in electrical devices. When you have receptacle outlets overburdened by multi-plug strips. When a three-prong plug needs a two-prong adapter.
An electrical system will often display signs when there are potential problems. If you notice any of these warning signs, make sure you contact a licensed electrician to inspect your electrical system:
- Tripped breakers or frequently blown fuses
- An over-fused or over-amped electrical panel
- Flickering or dimming lights, indicating the circuit is overloaded or has a loose connection
- Discolored or hot switch plates, plugs, or cords
- Light bulbs that frequently burn out in a socket, signaling a fixture that cannot handle the bulb wattage
- Sizzling, buzzing, or sizzling
- A burning smell
- Sparks or arcs from an outlet when you plug or unplug a cord
- Loose outlets
- Cracked, broken, or cut insulation
- The electrical shock when you plug in or touch a cord
Installing ceiling fans and dimmers are some of the easiest ways to save power around your home in Chicago, IL. Contact us today to complete a home energy audit to find out how you can reduce your energy consumption. As a trustworthy local electrician, we guarantee efficient services and results that will meet and even exceed your expectations.
If a smoke detector keeps beeping, chances are you’ll need to replace its battery. The batteries in your smoke detectors should be replaced annually to ensure maximum safety. If a battery is low, however, your smoke alarm will beep intermittently until the battery is replaced.