Melted ballast on a commercial warehouse.

By Washington Electric / May 31, 2011

Zoka Coffee in Seattle had a circuit breaker that tripped. After an unsuccessful attempt by another contractor to fix the problem Washington Electric traced the problem back to a melted HPS ballast. The owner was very surprised to find out that a fixture on the outside of the building was causing problems with his interior…

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Call the fire department ! Faulty light fixture.

By Washington Electric / May 31, 2011

This Bellevue homeowner had no idea that this brand new fixture had a defective photocell until it almost lit the house on fire! She was lucky she was home and caught it before anything worse happened. Our residentail electricans recieve calls like this and in emergencies can come afterhours.

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Want to see a "flying splice" in an attic?

By Washington Electric / May 31, 2011

Notice the exposed splices? When floating freely in the air….electrician’s call this a “flying splice”. This sort of unsafe wiring is frequently found and fixed by Washington Electric. Our residential electrician quickly found this problem and had it fixed for this Renton homeowner.

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Simple fixes-How to reset your GFCI

By Washington Electric / May 31, 2011

This post is dedicated to helping our customers save time and money on simple electrical fixes when possible.  Frequently we receive call when the power goes out in a small part of the home (Bathroom, kitchen, garage etc…) Don’t hesitate to call us but you might be able to fix the issue in a few minutes by…

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Hot tubbing anyone ? Apollo Spas wiring.

By Washington Electric / May 31, 2011

At $5000 dollars this hot tub with the fountain was a good value at Costco. The hardest part was scheduling a crane to set it in place. It was a nice addition to this home in Federal way. If Apollo Spas is telling you that you’ll have to wait a week or two for their…

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Electrical short

By Washington Electric / May 31, 2011

Found in electrical short in this of evaporator pan while troubleshooting a freezer case at Zoka Coffee in Seattle .

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Washington Electric GENERAC Consumer Capital

By Washington Electric / February 25, 2011

Protect you & your Home 24/7 From Power Outage With a GENERAC Standby Generator Today! Why Wait? Theer’s 365-day Same-As-Cash. With Generac Consumer Capital, which is only available through Washington Electric in the Seattle area.  you’ll get: No payments and no interst for 12 months approved credit 100% Unsecured financing from $1,000 to $45,000 on approved credit A quick,…

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