Commercial, Cook Electric
Written by Larry Cook

Boost Your Business With a Licensed Electrician – Part 1

By benefiting from energy efficiency, a solid electrical infrastructure, regular maintenance, and backup power, businesses of all sizes can be boosted by working with a licensed electrician. The following discusses six ways an experienced commercial electrician can help your company save money and increase profitability.


Energy Efficiency


Having energy efficiency will minimize electrical usage, thereby saving money and helping the environment. By installing energy efficient lighting and wiring components, businesses will use less power. Decreasing electrical consumption also helps during the warmer months by lowering temperatures in the workplace, reducing the need for air conditioning.


Solid Electrical Infrastructure


Working with an experienced commercial electrician will help ensure that your facility’s  wiring and other electrical infrastructure will be properly installed. For example, installing Cat6a, the Ethernet cabling standard for new installations, will allow your business to have faster internet connectivity.


Faster data transmissions and shorter download times will increase employee productivity, increasing revenue generating potential. Higher bandwidth capability allowing reliable videoconferencing will also promote cooperation between team members.


Regular Maintenance


When a business does not schedule regular inspections by a licensed electrician, there is a greater chance of things going wrong electrically, resulting in unsafe conditions. Electrical issues can lead to damaged equipment or a deadly fire that can permanently shut down an office or facility.


By scheduling regular inspections and maintenance, an electrician can find electrical problems before they cause expensive downtimes or serious injuries to employees.  Working with an electrician will allow a business owner to plan needed repairs and improvements on electrical infrastructure and budget properly.


Backup Power


A business equipped with an emergency standby generator can continue running even when power from the utility is lost. Productivity of employees can be maintained, and the lighting and security systems will keep them safe at their workplace. Extended power outages caused by severe weather occasionally occur so installing a backup power system will allow your company to continue to make money.


Part 2 will cover Compliance & Safety, Improved Working Conditions, and Other Electrical Services.


Electrical Peace of Mind


Providing professional electricians since 1988 in Maryland, Cook Electric is the company you can rely on for all your electrical service needs, including:


  • Commercial & Residential Electrical Installations
  • Marina & Residential Pier Wiring
  • Electrical Service & Repair
  • Specialty Electrical Services


For knowledgeable, fair, honest, reliable, and conscientious service, call Cook Electric today at (410) 266-9040. We will be very glad to help you.