What to Look For In Commercial Electrical Service

Posted: 03/9/2017

When you arrive at your office or facility every morning, it’s very likely the first thing you do is switch on the lights. Furthermore, it’s very likely the last thing you do before you go home for the evening is switch off the lights. You probably never spend any time wondering if the lights will actually go on every time you flip the switch - you just expect it to work, and you don’t want any interruptions in your power between the time you turn the lights on and off. Electricity is the lifeblood of your business, no matter what kind of service or product you provide. When the power goes out, you can’t serve your customers, and that’s a disaster.

This is why it’s crucial for any business owner to work with a company that can provide commercial electrical services they can depend on to keep power flowing. There’s more to it than simply picking the first name out of the phone book or the first result you get on Google. As a business owner, property manager or contractor, you need to be aware of all of the considerations that go into choosing a commercial electrical service. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing a provider of commercial electrical services, or evaluating your current provider.

Focused On Commercial Customers

This might seem obvious, but many businesses hire an electrical contractor believing that one is as good as another - this can be risky. The electrical needs of commercial buildings are very different from homes and apartment buildings, and electrical contractors without proper experience in commercial applications may find themselves in over their heads, or provide service that is inadequate - and could leave you in worse shape than before. Seeking an electrical service provider that specializes in commercial projects should be at the top of your list, because your needs are too important to trust just anyone.

24/7 Availability

When your office or facility loses power for any reason, it’s more than an inconvenience. The longer you have power problems, the greater the chances that your sensitive equipment could become damaged or you could lose customers. There’s far too much riding on your building’s power supply to trust an electrical service provider who won’t get out to fix the problem until the next morning, or after the weekend. It’s essential for you and your business that you work with an electrical service provider that is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You expect the lights to turn on every time you flip the switch, so you should also expect your electrical service provider to be there every time you call.

Years of Experience

Experience is critical when it comes to the highly complex world of commercial electrical providers. You need to be confident in your system, and confidence comes when you choose a provider that has been in business long enough to have experience in virtually addressing any type of commercial electrical issue. Finding an experienced provider could mean the difference between an outage lasting only a few hours versus a few days.

All of these reasons and more are why you should consider Connelly Electric as your commercial electrical service provider of choice. Since 1979, we have specialized in providing turnkey electrical solutions to commercial clients throughout the Chicagoland area. Our comprehensive services include everything necessary to keep your facility or office fully functional and up to date, including low-voltage and energy-efficiency services. Our experienced and skilled professionals are on call 24 hours a day to service any electrical need your business might have. Commercial customers have very specific and specialized needs, and Connelly Electric has been servicing those needs for more than 35 years.

When your office or facility loses power for any reason, it’s more than an inconvenience. The longer you have power problems, the greater the chances that your sensitive equipment could become damaged or you could lose customers. There’s far too much riding on your building’s power supply to trust an electrical service provider who won’t get out to fix the problem until the next morning, or after the weekend. It’s essential for you and your business that you work with an electrical service provider that is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You expect the lights to turn on every time you flip the switch, so you should also expect your electrical service provider to be there every time you call.

Years of Experience

Experience is critical when it comes to the highly complex world of commercial electrical providers. You need to be confident in your system, and confidence comes when you choose a provider that has been in business long enough to have experience in virtually addressing any type of commercial electrical issue. Finding an experienced provider could mean the difference between an outage lasting only a few hours versus a few days.

All of these reasons and more are why you should consider Connelly Electric as your commercial electrical service provider of choice. Since 1979, we have specialized in providing turnkey electrical solutions to commercial clients throughout the Chicagoland area. Our comprehensive services include everything necessary to keep your facility or office fully functional and up to date, including low-voltage and energy-efficiency services. Our experienced and skilled professionals are on call 24 hours a day to service any electrical need your business might have. Commercial customers have very specific and specialized needs, and Connelly Electric has been servicing those needs for more than 35 years.