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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

How To Childproof Your Home, The Right Way

By Bill Lutz | May 11, 2017 2:55:16 PM

Did you know that in a recent study, 100% of 2-4 year olds were able to remove one type of plastic outlet cap within 10 seconds? That’s quite an alarming figure especially when we consider how many outlets the average household has and how curious our little ones tend to be. It’s important to childproof your home, the right way, so we’re going to spell it all out for you below:

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Can Ductless HVAC Help With Allergies?

By Bill Lutz | May 3, 2017 2:07:25 PM

Coughing? Sneezing? Watery eyes? We’re smack dab in the middle of allergy season and they’re getting the best of thousands of people in our area. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was some sort of technology that could help keep the air clean inside of your home so some of your symptoms would subside? Luckily for you, there sure is!

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Electrical Safety Month: Is Your Home Up To Code?

By Bill Lutz | Apr 25, 2017 4:25:21 PM

What year was your home built? Did you know that the National Electrical Code has been updated 15 times since 1974, the year the average American home was built? The NEC has been adopted in all 50 states, and for a very good reason. It sets the standards for safe electrical installation, inspection and use to protect people and property from serious electrical hazards.

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5 Electrical Safety Tips That'll Keep You Safe This Spring

By Bill Lutz | Apr 25, 2017 9:55:14 AM

Doesn’t it feel great to cross items off of your springtime to-do list? There’s not much that rivals the feeling of accomplishment and studies show that getting things done around the house can have lots of benefits. As you gear up and head outside to tackle projects this spring, keep these electrical safety tips in mind to help eliminate the risk of injuries or even death:

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April Testimonial Spotlight

By Bill Lutz | Apr 20, 2017 3:43:13 PM

We at Generation 3 Electric feel that knowledge is power. Our licensed technicians are trained, certified and current on all electrical standards, ready to solve the myriad of residential electrical problems, from old buildings to new construction. You don’t have to take our word for it, though. See what your neighbors are saying about us, below:

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What is an Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter and Why is it Needed?

By Bill Lutz | Apr 18, 2017 4:55:36 PM

According to the National Fire Protection Agency, 47,700 home fires stemmed from some type of electrical failure or malfunction in 2011. These fires led to 418 deaths, 1,570 injuries and over $4 billion in property damage. Why are all of these statistics relevant? Because 50% or more of electrical fires could be prevented by arc fault circuit interrupters, or AFCIs.

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Springtime Electrical Safety Check-Up

By Bill Lutz | Apr 13, 2017 2:02:54 PM

Spring is the perfect time to get your teeth cleaned, schedule a wellness checkup with your doctor and have the oil changed in your vehicle. It’s also a great time to give your home an electrical safety inspection to make sure the system is free of hazards and other potential problems. See below for a checklist of what you or your electrician should be looking for:

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Testimonial Spotlight: April

By Bill Lutz | Apr 7, 2017 1:18:17 PM

You wouldn’t order your dinner without reading some of the descriptions on the menu first, right? So why would you hire an electrician without doing a bit of research about them beforehand? Take a look at what some of our recent customers are saying about work below:

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No More Problem Rooms With Ductless HVAC

By Bill Lutz | Apr 4, 2017 4:30:33 PM

Notice that newly renovated living space is always so cold? Have a certain room of the house that’s always much warmer than the others? Your home is supposed to be a place of maximal comfort, although that’s not always the case. But with ductless HVAC, problem rooms are no longer a problem. Find out why, below:

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When Is It Time To Replace Your Appliances?

By Bill Lutz | Mar 29, 2017 2:35:12 PM

Out with the old, in with the new. Just like we welcomed the start of spring a little over a week ago, it’s time to say goodbye to your old appliances and introduce upgraded models to your home. After all, those dinosaur appliances you’re still holding onto are costing you a fortune.

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