When Should You Call a Residential Electrician?

From time to time, annoying things will happen around your home. For example, minor issues with your electrical system may not seem like a big deal. However, these small irritations can become major problems. How can you tell when it’s time to contact a residential electrical contractor? Here are a few guidelines for you from Polk … [Read more…]

How to Find a Commercial Electrician

In our last post, we talked about how to find a residential electrician, but how does do you go about finding a quality commercial electrician for your company? Just like you want to make sure your home’s electrical system is safe and working properly, you want the same for your business. As a commercial and residential … [Read more…]

How to Find a Residential Electrician

In today’s world, we rely on electricity for just about everything. We need it for lights, TVs, computers, phone chargers, cooking, and so much more. That’s why you want a expert residential electrician working on your electrical wiring and systems. But how can you find a master residential electrician who’ll do a great job at your … [Read more…]

3 Reasons You Need a Commercial Generator

Just like you’d prepare your home for a power outage, you need to have your business ready to go in the event of an emergency. The electric contractors at Polk Electric value electric efficiency and safety for your commercial property in Rock Hill, York County, Lancaster County, and surrounding areas of the Carolinas. That’s why we’ve … [Read more…]

May Is Electrical Safety Month

Electrocution, burns, and shocks are electrical injuries that can be avoided by following basic safety rules. The month of May is designated as Electrical Safety Month by the Electrical Safety Foundation International. During this observance, the Rock Hill, SC electricians at Polk Electric want to remind you about precautions you should take when dealing with any type … [Read more…]

Safety Tips for Spring Storms

Spring storms are pretty common here in the Rock Hill, York County, and Lancaster County area. They bring with them the potential for heavy winds, flooding rains, and lightning. All of these things can lead to power outages. The residential and commercial electricians at Polk Electric want you to be prepared for spring storms by knowing how to … [Read more…]

Get Ready for Spring Storms With Backup Generators

Spring officially arrives next week, although Mother Nature doesn’t seem to have gotten that memo! Between the weekend snow and last week’s warm weather, it’s hard to tell what’s coming next. But the thunderstorms we experienced last week are a good reminder that the risk of severe weather will increase as we go into the … [Read more…]

Prepare Your Business for an Electrical Outage

As a 24/7 commercial electrician in South Carolina, we get all types of calls for service. One of the most critical reasons we’re called to a business is for a power outage. These outages can happen for many reasons. Some are out of our control, like downed power lines from an auto accident or a severe … [Read more…]

3 Things Your Residential Electrician Wants You to Know

When you hire a contractor to work at your home, it’s usually because you don’t have the knowledge, experience, or time to complete the job yourself. But that doesn’t mean you’re not interested in how the work is done. This is especially true for homeowners who hire a residential electrician. You see, electricity is a … [Read more…]