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Power Outages

Experiencing Power Outages: Cleveland, Akron, Northeast OhioSudden darkness. The whirl of the refrigerator winding down. The beep from a desktop computer. Power outages are abrupt and unexpected, yet we immediately know what is happening. However, you may not know the answer to these more important questions: Why did the power go out? Where can I…

Bucket Truck Services

Thinking of replacing burnt lamps in your parking lot and need access to an electrician with a bucket truck? Maybe your lamps have been replaced but lights won’t come on? With over a decade of experience, AC Electric has the tools, bucket truck and know-how to resolve your electrical needs. When it comes to your…

Interior Lighting

AC Electric has been assisting its commercial clients from energy saving solutions to facilities maintenance since 1999. We have provided property maintenance companies and building owners electrical maintenance and interior lighting services when needed. Maintenance on the power equipment or new circuits or electrical panels is where we have built our reputation. Whether you are…

Exterior Lighting

Thinking about going with LED’s for lower energy bills? We realize there are many companies selling LED fixtures as an energy efficient idea; but, they are not as cost effective as they are being sold as a solution for your exterior lighting and retrofit implementation. For new construction or a desire for better aesthetics—go for…

Electrical Maintenance

Proper upkeep and electrical maintenance is key to a business’s success. Whether your maintaining a factory or a laundromat, when an electrical failure happens—your business suffers! AC Electric specializes in trouble shooting all phases of electrical equipment—from motor control failure to roof lighting shorts (600V or less). Electrical maintenance is not a “one size fits…

Locating Services

AC Electric can provide you with emergency and underground locating services when you need it. If it has been determined by us or your electrical service provider that you have a shorted wire underground, we can come out and coordinate with all utilities to restore your power. Our services for providing you with the quickest…

Whole House Surge Protectors

The Basics of Why Your Home Needs Whole House Surge ProtectorsAfter months of thinking, we’ve finally came up with the easiest way to explain why you need a whole house surge protector. Commercial buildings install them without us requiring them to get a course on electronics, electrical engineering and proper equipment protection—they have experienced once…

Federal Pacific Panels

Federal Pacific panels have been the subject for debate for years. From electrical inspectors, to insurance companies, they have been criticized, scrutinized, and in some cases deemed a fire hazard. We come across these panels all the time; and change them out frequently. In our opinion they are not a “Fire Hazard” because half the…

knob and tube wiring

Knob and Tube Wiring

Knob and tube wiring (sometimes abbreviated K&T) was an early standardized method of electrical wiring in buildings commonly used from about 1880 to the 1930’s. You can see it often in older homes and not with modern wiring. It consisted of single-insulated copper conductors run within walls or ceiling cavities, passing through joist and stud…