electrician, Electrical services
Written by Larry Cook

Your Aluminum Wiring Conversion Will Need an Electrician Professional

An aluminum wiring conversion wiring should be performed by a licensed and experienced electrical contractor. The process of replacing aluminum wiring with copper wiring in your home can be complex. You may think you’ll be saving money by hiring an inexperienced electrician, but the job may not be done properly the first time, costing you money in the long run. 

Look for a company in your area that has built a solid reputation over the years. They will have a staff of skilled and highly-trained electricians who will perform their work professionally. The following will discuss the top three benefits of hiring a licensed electrical contractor.

Insurance Requirements

It is standard practice for many insurance companies to require documents proving that the aluminum wiring conversion work at your home was performed by a licensed electrical contractor. The failure to meet this requirement may result in your home losing its eligibility for your existing homeowner’s insurance policy. Be certain to confirm that your electrician is licensed to prevent serious issues from arising in the future.

Proper Conversion

Having undergone special training, a licensed electrician is someone capable of performing both multi-step conversions and highly technical repairs. An electrical contractor who is knowledgeable and skilled can make sure that the conversion of your home from outdated aluminum wiring to modern copper wiring will be performed properly and to code.

Electrical work that will involve the need to replace every wire in your home can be hazardous, and a poor quality job can place you and your property at risk. A licensed electrician who is experienced will know the proper precautions to take, ensuring there will be no safety issues after the job is completed. An established electrical contractor will also be equipped with the necessary equipment and tools that will let them perform an aluminum wiring conversion properly and efficiently.

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.