Electrical ServicesProviding Residential & Light Commercial Electrical Services Throughout Northampton, Lehigh & The Poconos
Electrical Panel Repairs, Replacements and Installations can take a couple of hours, or span several days, depending on the age of the panel and scope of the job. Electrical Panel Repairs should always be done by a licensed electrician to ensure safety. This includes commercial or industrial breaker replacement or repair, and three-phase service up to 2,000 amps.
Light Switch/Outlet Installations & Repairs
Whether your switch or outlet is malfunctioning and in need of repair, or you require a new outlet or switch installation, Porter Electric will expertly perform any of the following services:
- Standard outlet repair
- Ground Fault Interrupters (GFI) Repair or Installation
- Light Switch Repair or Installation
- Dimmer Switch Repair or Installation
We promise a clean and finished look, no matter the surface for installation, whether through a tile backsplash, a paneled wall, plaster and lathe, or a drywall.
Porter Electric installs all types of generators to protect your home from the inevitable reality of power outages. Life in Northeast PA means life with trees, intense weather, and downed power lines. We work with you to choose the best location for your generator and educate you on the safest and proper use of the generator you choose.
Not all generators are created equal, and it’s essential to know how many electrical items can be backed up by the size of generator you select. We can help you determine the best option for your needs.
Parking Lot Lighting
Electrical Wiring Installation & Repairs
The Electrical Wiring in your home is one of the most important aspects of both function and safety on your property. Faulty wiring is still the number one cause of house fires in the US, making it even more essential that you hire a skilled and licensed Electrician for your wiring and rewiring needs.
Wiring a home for internet may be costly or time-consuming especially for older homes. To maintain the integrity of walls, load-bearing structures or variable material structures, it’s always best to consult an experienced technician as data usage demands evolve. Fiber optics, system upgrades, new data communication updates, requirements and system demands change all the time. We stay on top of this growing market and match the latest hardware and the cabling with your system.
Internet wiring runs and solutions are an area of expertise for Porter Electric. Call us to review, consult for your internet cabling installation or repair.
Our Recent Projects
- Replace outlets
- Upgrade Panels
- Improve Switches
- Pass Inspection
- Repair Wiring
- Install Lighting
- AFCI/GFCI Upgrades
- Commercial Repairs
- Fire Alarms
- Electrical Remodeling
He was super nice. He has great work quality. He went above and beyond to make sure everything was done right. I definitely recommend him and will use him again in the future.
Responded to my request for an electrician immediately and came that same day. Diagnosed and fixed the problem quickly.
Jeff was great to work with! He worked around my hectic schedule and finished the job extremely quickly. Very fair prices!
When you should I call an electrician?
As a homeowner, you may need electrical services if you:
- have lights that flicker
- have to reset circuit breakers
- need to change fuses too often
- find lights dimming when turning on other devices
- use extension cords for plugging in electrical devices
- smell electricity burning
- have outlets overloaded by multi-plug strips
Why should I NOT do it myself?
- Familiarity with local building codes.
- Experience with national safety standards.
- Peace of mind and a work guarantee
When I touch a few outlets in my home, they seem hot. Is there a problem?
The problems can range from defective, old outlets or overloaded wiring due to the wrong size of fuses or circuit breakers plugged in. If you are constantly experiencing this situation, you need the services of an electrician immediately.