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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

The Dangers of Old Aluminum Wiring

By Bill Lutz | Feb 1, 2017 12:04:30 PM

Is your house 40 years old or older? Have you replaced any major appliances in the last 10 years? Did somebody own your home before you moved in? If you answered “yes” to any of these scenarios, your home could be at risk! Of what? Of old aluminum wiring that has the ability to wreak havoc.

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Home Rewiring FAQs

By Bill Lutz | Jan 23, 2017 5:05:19 PM

Would new outlets eliminate unsightly extension cords? Do new appliances require their own outlets? How do I know if my outlets are grounded? These are just a few of the electrical questions we receive quite often on the subject of home rewiring, so we’ve decided to take a few minutes out of our busy day to answer them for you! Even if you aren’t looking for answers to these exact questions, pay attention because you might know somebody who is!

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How To Prepare Your Home's Electrical System For a Winter Storm

By Bill Lutz | Jan 18, 2017 2:37:10 PM

Will your home be ready to withstand the next severe winter storm in Philadelphia? If you’re not taking the necessary precautions, we can assure you that you’ll be in for some serious trouble. So, the next time the forecast calls for heavy snow, wind, or ice here’s what you need to do to prepare:

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4 Signs Your Wires Are Dangerously Old

By Bill Lutz | Jan 4, 2017 5:03:18 PM

When was the last time you took a good, hard look at your home’s wiring? We’re going to guess that you probably have never looked at it at all, and if you have you probably don’t remember the last time. Well, take this as a reminder to do so this week because there are lots of red flags that could mean your wires are seriously outdated, and seriously dangerous.

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Top 5 Holiday Decoration Safety Tips To Take You Through The Season

By Bill Lutz | Dec 19, 2016 1:08:44 PM

Imagine what Philadelphia would be like without any holiday decorations at all. Let's just say we probably wouldn't be able to call it "the most wonderful time of the year." Well, now that we're smack dab in the middle of decorating and showing off our festiveness, it's extremely important to follow the safety tips below. The last place you want to be during the holidays is in the emergency room.

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5 Ways To Cut Electrical Costs This Winter

By Bill Lutz | Dec 14, 2016 3:44:06 PM

Imagine a winter where you actually saved money on energy bills rather than cringing every time you saw the bill in the mail. Sounds crazy, right? Well, you can spend a little bit to save a lot this season and if you follow the energy-saving tips below you might just be surprise when that bill arrives.

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