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Lovely Light Fixtures

By Dottie Robbins | Dec 1, 2017 10:00:00 AM

There are so many styles of light fixtures available today. The possibilities are endless. At GEN3, our technicians have seen so many of them, some are amazing, some are a bit unusual and some are super cool. If you are redecorating a room in your home, start with the light fixture(s). 

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How Pretty Is Your Electrical Panel?

By Dottie Robbins | Nov 7, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Here at GEN3 Electric and Ductless HVAC, we see a lot of electrical panels. Some are neat, clean and covered, some are in need of TLC. Every once in a while, we come accross a real fusebox too. The one pictured below is original from 1906.

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Hidden Electrical Dangers

By Dottie Robbins | Nov 2, 2017 10:01:00 AM

Your home's electrical system is nothing to play around with. Do-it-yourself is not recommended. Always hire a licensed, insured electrician for any electrical repairs or upgrades. Your family's safety is certainly worth that much. Many unqualified handymen have done electrical work on older homes through the years. Our electricians come accross the evidence of these dangerous conditions every day.

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Your Home Rewire Is Complete, What's Next?

By Dottie Robbins | Nov 1, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Once your home rewire is complete, or more than 90% complete, it is time to order a Final Inspection. In some cases, we have already ordered a rough inspection toward the end of the rewire, in others, we left a couple holes unpatched for the inspectors for final inspection approval. 

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GEN3 Team Picnic

By Dottie Robbins | Oct 22, 2017 10:00:00 AM

This year's team picnic was so much fun, especially for the kids! We gathered at our usual place, FDR Park, picnic site #1. As always, we had lots of good food and drink, this year from Moose and Goose catering. All the kids had the most awesome time driving around the picnic site in Dan Guiliani's awesome little vehicle. See the photos below. You are the coolest dad ever, Dan!

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Power Service Equipment: Who Pays for What?

By Dottie Robbins | Sep 26, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Ever wonder who pays to replace the electrical service equipment that delivers power into your home? You know that you are responsible for your interior wiring, but the outside lines and equipment too?

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Reversed polarity: Is It Dangerous?

By Dottie Robbins | Sep 2, 2017 10:37:00 AM

Reversed polarity is when the hot and neutral connections at a receptacle are wired backwards. The wiring in your home is color coded. The black wire is "hot" or electrically charged. The white wire is the "neutral" wire and is not electrically charged. The black or hot wire should be connected to the brass colored screw and the white neutral to the silver screw. 

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