Emergency Electrical Services in Birmingham
Getting Immediate Help from Armstrong Electrical Contractors
There are times when getting help from an electrician cannot wait. At moments like that, you need to know who you can count on to be available any time of day or night. At Armstrong Electrical Contractors, we are proud to offer 24/7 emergency services. If you need help right away, don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
If you notice any of the following, call (205) 379-8163 for help now:
- Dimming or flickering lights with no known cause
- A sizzling sound from wires or behind walls
- A burning odor from an appliance or outlet
- A service panel that is hot to the touch
- Scorch marks around outlets
Taking immediate action is essential to keeping your family safe. An experienced Birmingham electrician can help you understand if your situation requires you to exit your home, call 911, or take other steps.
If you notice any signs that could signal an emergency, act right away. Contact Armstrong Electrical Contractors at (205) 379-8163 no matter the day or time.
How to Prevent an Electrical Emergency
While there is no way to avoid every possible emergency scenario, there are many steps you can take to minimize the chances that your family will need emergency electrical service. The first step is to make sure you have regular maintenance on your electrical systems. Any time you notice problems with a breaker tripping frequently, contact a Birmingham electrician for help.
Secondly, be sure to have a professional do all repairs and installation. Poor do-it-yourself efforts may lead to electrical problems and emergencies. Also ensure that all required appliances are set up on dedicated electric circuits and don’t use any machinery with frayed or faulty wires.
Finally, don’t buy electronic goods from anyone you are unsure of. “Grey market” products may not meet safety standards, so be sure that everything you buy is from a known supplier and is a brand that you know follows proper standards.
If there is an electrical emergency, the professionals at Armstrong Electrical Contractors are available at any time of day or night. Don’t hesitate – call (205) 379-8163 right away in any emergency.