Bill Lutz

Bill earned a degree in Electrical Engineering and Architecture, then founded Generation 3 Electric in 2000. His father, an electrician, was his inspiration. These days, Bill actively manages his company and enjoys focusing on new technology and marketing.

Recent Posts

3 Reasons You Should Have Wireless Lighting Controls Installed Today

By Bill Lutz | Nov 6, 2017 3:27:34 PM

Imagine if you were able to increase comfort levels and upgrade old technology all while saving money? Sounds impossible, right? Well, with smart wireless lighting controls, you can achieve all of the above. How? Find out 3 major benefits of wireless lighting controls, below:

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What's Happening in Philly This Weekend?

By Bill Lutz | Nov 1, 2017 5:03:48 PM

Now that temperatures are beginning to drop and Halloween is over, there’s nothing going on in Philadelphia, right? Wrong. There’s always something to do in our beloved city and this weekend is no exception. Whether you’re looking to hang on to Halloween for as long as possible or you’re ready to get on with the holidays there’s something for just about everyone!

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What Your Owner's Manual Doesn't Tell You About Damaged Wires

By Bill Lutz | Oct 27, 2017 2:37:46 PM

Picture this: you come home from work one day, put down your keys and your bag only to notice a burning smell coming from the kitchen. You start to panic and then you realize there’s smoke coming from the toaster oven. How could this be? The appliance wasn’t even turned on. Well, you take a look at the wire plugged into the outlet and realize it’s starting to fray.

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Testimonial Spotlight: October 2017

By Bill Lutz | Oct 19, 2017 3:35:46 PM

We’re not going to sit here and tell you we’re the best electrical company on the planet and we’re not going to sit here and tell you that you should choose us for any and all electrical projects you have in your home. We’re going to let your friends and neighbors tell you that instead! See below to find out what our customers are saying about our recent work:

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3 Top Ways To Insulate Your Attic This Fall

By Bill Lutz | Oct 17, 2017 5:05:00 PM

It’s officially the time of year when leaves begin to change color, the air is crisp and we’re waking up to chilly temperatures. With that said, fall is officially here to stay and that means cooler temperatures will be hanging around for a while. It’s time to insulate your home so you can save on heating bills this season. Not sure where to begin? See below for 3 of the most common ways to ramp up your attic:

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4 Fast Facts About Fuel Cell Cars

By Bill Lutz | Oct 11, 2017 2:58:40 PM

What do you know about hydrogen and fuel cells? Not much? Well, you’re in luck. We’re here to shed some knowledge about the two technologies that have been bursting onto the scene as of late. You probably know that we’re facing some major problems when it comes the energy we use for transportation and fuel cells might be the answer we’ve been searching for.

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What's Causing My Electrical Panel To Buzz?

By Bill Lutz | Oct 4, 2017 4:40:58 PM

Bees are supposed to buzz, your electrical panel is not. Unfortunately, this is a problem for thousands of homeowners across the country and it’s definitely a cause for concern. Aside from the noise driving you nuts, you’re probably afraid to even go near the source for fear of being electrocuted and quite frankly, you should stay away. Find out what’s causing your electrical panel to make a buzzing noise, below:

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5 Fall Events in Philly You Won't Want To Miss

By Bill Lutz | Sep 27, 2017 11:00:27 AM

Bummed out that summer has officially come to an end? Don’t be. There’s plenty to look forward to in the next couple of months. Now that the beach chairs and sunscreen are packed away, the streets will be full of festivals, pop-up events and Oktoberfests. See below for a quick list of must-attend events in Philadelphia this fall:

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5 Things Lazy Electricians Do To Cut Corners

By Bill Lutz | Sep 22, 2017 1:49:02 PM

Tiredness. Laziness. Carelessness. These are all qualities you DON’T want to see in any service technician, especially one dealing with potentially dangerous components of your home. When it comes to the staff at GEN3 Electric, you can rest assured you’ll never have to experience any of the mishaps below. With that said, we wanted to point out some of the things bad electricians do to save time, at your expense:

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