Repairing Outdoor Outlets

Repairing Outdoor Outlets

R.A. Thomas Electric has a great many calls for troubleshooting, repairing and repairing outdoor outlets, receptacles and sockets. Most of the time water is the culprit which can be caused by old, broken or missing gaskets. Our Asheville and Buncombe County residents have experienced efficient service often saving clients money by using our licensed electricians Repairing Outdoor Outlets. Homeowners and residential multifamily unit owners may wave a the $78 permit fee requirements by hiring a licensed electrician. Homeowner insurance typically favor work being done by a licensed and insured contractor.

Outdoor outlets and receptacles are also susceptible to condensation. Properly installed outdoor receptacles can make a difference. Recent changes in the National Electric Code (NEC) now require “seal-off” inside of exterior circuit sub-feeders – connected wiring to extend power off of an exterior power conduit. This prevents condensation and maintains the integrity of home energy conservation. Our thermographic imaging can immediately detect water damage or heat signatures of hotspots for problem outdoor outlets, receptacles and sockets.