Fried Circuit Breaker

fried circuit breakerThis is a circuit breaker that mechanically seized up and then overheated. It was no longer protecting wires that were connected to this circuit. This problem was caught in time. The circuit was replaced for a minimal cost and no further damage occured. A small problem like this left unchecked could cause you thousands of costly repairs or worse.

Why Should My Electrical Panel Get a Tune Up?

1. Check to make sure breakers are operating correctly.
2. Tighten connections that loosen over time.
3. Add conductive jelly that drys out over time.
4. Improved connections lowers electrical noise that affects electronics.
5. Notification of current code safety up dated. 
6. Check for and stop corrosion or water damage before it becomes a costly expense.


Old Electric Panel:                        New Electric Panel:

old electric panel           new electric panel box

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Outside Electrical Equipment

Electrical equipment inside is obviously the responsibility of the homeowner, but outside cables and electrical equipment is assumed to be the responsibility of the electric company provider. Not so. Plus, the outside elements can damage this equipment causing electrical outages and fires if not maintained.

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About Generation 3 Electric:

Generation 3 Electric has been servicing the electrical needs of the Philadelphia metro area for three generations. We were voted Philadelphia Magazine's 2012 Best Electrician. Our trained electricians understand any issues you have with the electric in your Philly home. Our technicians specialize in repairing, updating and servicing your homes electrical wiring and lighting for indoor and outdoor residential buildings. They are trained to always respect your home and be mindful of your time. Your 100% satisfaction is our goal. Generation 3 Electric is fully licensed and insured. You will never get a machine when calling our office; a friendly voice will always be there to assist you. Gen3 is also a Mitsubishi Electric Diamond Contractor in Philadelphia. To learn more, contact us today.