Converting Your Home and/or Business to LED

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Although LED lighting is the wave of the future, there are still many homeowners and business owners who are apprehensive to make the switch.  As one of the preferred electrical contractors in Winter Haven, Lakeland, Eagle Lake and all of Polk County, Top Flight Electric has the knowledge and experience to help you convert your…

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Backup Power = Peace of Mind

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With the ever-increasing demand for electrical power and the continued delays in power plant construction, the power grid is likely to become more and more unstable.  Power production in some municipalities has been less than the demand, forcing power companies into rolling blackouts to conserve resources for vital services. Unseasonably cold Florida winters can even…

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Holiday Safety Tips from a Certified Electrician

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Can you believe the holidays are already here?  As you prepare to go up into the attic and drag down those decorations, there are a few things you should consider.  According to the U.S. Fire Administration, the number of open flame fires doubles during the holidays and property damage is more than one third greater…

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Deal or No Deal: Is Your Home Ready to Sell?

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If you are considering selling your home, one area you should take a close look at before placing it on the market is the electrical system.  A small investment could be the difference between getting top dollar and taking an offer below asking price. Top Flight Electric is a preferred residential electrician serving customers Winter…

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Have You Had a Home Electrical Safety Inspection Lately?

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According to the National Fire Protection Association’s March 2017 Electrical Fires Report, fire departments across the United States responded to an average of 45,210 home structure fires as a result of electrical malfunction or failure between 2010 and 2014.  An additional 31,960 non-confined home structure fires which involve lighting equipment or electrical distribution were responded…

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Do I Need to Call a 24/7 Electrician? (Part One)

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It’s Friday evening and you are experiencing electrical problems.  Should you call an after-hours electrician or wait until Monday?  Well, that depends on what is happening.  If you have a complete outage in your home and your neighbors’ lights are on, then it is likely the problem is associated with your home electrical vs. a…

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What Do You Do When the Lights Go Out?

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What exactly do you do when the lights go out? If you are like most homeowners, you grab your trusty flashlight with dead batteries, replace the batteries and head to the breaker or fuse panel.  It is at about this time you realize it is late at night and are now in need of a…

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Tips to Consider When Choosing a Commercial Electrician

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Polk County, Winter Haven, Lakeland Florida We often work with companies who turn to us after having a negative experience with their previous electrical contractor.  Commercial work requires expanded knowledge, skills and resources.  There are several things to keep in mind when choosing a commercial electrician. Availability You want a 24/7 electrician available to handle…

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