If your child needed surgery, would you handle it yourself? Unless you are a surgeon, it is unlikely you would be so foolish as to tackle something you have no experience with. Oddly enough, every day homeowners take on electrical projects at their home with literally no idea what they are doing. They rationalize the endeavor by telling themselves, “How hard could it be?” The reality is that electrical work should never be thought of as a DIY project unless you have had the experience to do the job safely.
There are a number of reasons why you should hire a professional electrician for electrical installations and repairs. First of all, working with electricity is dangerous. Even electricians sometimes find themselves injured. Make no mistake about it– you can be killed if you improperly handle electricity. Even a non-fatal electrical shock can be costly in terms of medical care and loss of employment.
It isn’t just the potential for electrical shock that can lead to tragic consequences. Doing wiring wrong can result in an electrical fire. It really isn’t worth the risk when a professional electrician can give you peace of mind that the job is done properly and your family is safe.
In some areas of the country, not using a professional electrician for electrical installations and repairs is against regulations. You could undermine the value of your home and face steep fines if you tackle it on your own.
At Mister Sparky by Wise Electric Control Inc., we understand that budget constraints are a common reason for trying to do electrical as a DIY project. However, with our affordable rates and 30 years of experience, we recommend you at least give us a call first. We won’t give you any malarkey here at Mister Sparky! We simply want to keep you and your family safe from harm. Call us before you make a big mistake.