Electrician in Essex County, NJ - Ampacity Electric
Ampacity Electric is an owner-operated electrician serving Essex County New Jersey, Ampacity Electric leads the way in service, efficiency, and expertise. We specialize in repairs, electric panel upgrades, generator installations, service installations, lighting installation, and troubleshooting, and skillfully handle all of your electrical needs in Essex County.
Don’t wait for another power outage before being prepared. Ampacity Electric will speedily install a Portable Generator Connection on your house, so you never have to worry about missing that game-changing play. We work with each client in Essex County to tailor the highest quality solutions to your electrical issues, time, and budget.
We know that nothing is more important than the safety of you and your loved ones. When you entrust us, you have the peace of mind that we care for your home, your family, and your property as if they were our own. We spare no effort in providing the ultimate in workmanship, guaranteed by a lifetime warranty on labor. We look forward to being your Essex County electrician.
Electrical Wiring in Essex County, New Jersey
One of the worst things you can do is to try to attempt to handle electrical wiring without proper training, licensing and education. Not only is it very dangerous but it is illegal in most places in the United States! If your home or business needs help with updated wiring or new installations, Ampacity Electric can help keep you up to code while also giving you peace of mind.
The importance of choosing the appropriate wiring or device cannot be stressed enough. Bad wiring can be detrimental to the appliances it operates and the overall electrical system. In today's high technological environments, undersized wiring can lead to intolerable voltage fluctuations, power distortions that can impede the performance of electrical equipment. You can trust Ampacity Electric can handle any issue, no matter how simple or complex it may be.
Portable Generator Connections
Every responsible homeowner wants to be prepared. You didn't purchase your home just because you wanted to spend some money, you purchased your home for security and stability. That stability is for yourself or for you and your family. You can't control when disasters happen or when Mother Nature wants to wreak havoc. However, you can have a bit of control in the situation with our Portable Generator Connection package that can tie into your entire home electrical system.
You've probably seen our vans in Essex County, NJ doing work for some of your neighbors and friends. Give us a call at 201-406-2855 and ask us about our portable generator connection package for your Essex County home.
Electrical Panel Upgrades in Essex County NJ
If your lights are flickering, or breakers repeatedly trip up or fuses blow frequently it may be a sign that you need to have your panel upgraded. If you have to turn off one appliance in order to use another, that's a sign you need to have your panel upgraded!
Make no mistake about it, those issues are inconvenient but upgrading your panel isn't a matter of convenience, it is a matter of safety for you and your family. An outdated panel can cause an increased risk of electrical shock and even fire in your home.
Electrical work is serious business, and we treat it as such. Give us a call for troubleshooting, electrical panel upgrades or general electrical work at 201-406-2855
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More About Essex County
Essex County NJ is named after Essex, a county in England. Newark is the latest city in Essex, Caldwell is the smallest as far as size while Essex Fells is the smallest as far as population. Western Essex tends to be more suburban and affluent. Within this region are some of the most diverse and racially integrated municipalities in the state and nation. Many neighborhoods are well-known magnets for New Yorkers such as Glen Ridge, Montclair, and Verona. The communities of Livingston, West Caldwell, South Orange, Maplewood, Millburn, North Caldwell, and Essex Fells are some of the wealthiest towns in the county.
While many residents commute to New York City, Organon International, Anheuser-Busch, Automatic Data Processing, CIT Group, Hoffmann-LaRoche, W. W. Grainger, Dun & Bradstreet and Prudential have large facilities in Essex County or are headquartered there, and there are numerous factories and large office parks scattered throughout. Essex County was the first county in the country to create a county park system (Essex County Park System), to ensure that it did not lose all its land to development.
Essex County is governed by a County Executive and a nine-member Board of Chosen Freeholders, who administer all county business. The County Executive is elected by a direct vote of the electorate. Nine freeholders are elected to serve three-year concurrent terms of office. Five of the freeholders represent districts; four are elected from the county on an at-large basis. The Freeholder President and Vice-President serve one-year terms. The executive and all freeholders are all serving terms that end on December 31, 2014.
In presidential elections, the county has long been Democratic and was the only county in the state to be won by Walter Mondale in 1984. In the 2004 U.S. Presidential election, John Kerry carried the county by a 41.6% margin over George W. Bush, the highest winning margin in any county in New Jersey, with Kerry carrying the state by 6.7% over Bush. In each of the last four elections the Democratic candidate received 69% or more of the county's vote.
Law enforcement at the county level is provided by the Essex County Prosecutor's Office and the Essex County Sheriff's Office. The Essex County Police was completely absorbed by the sheriff's office by 2007. The Essex County College Police patrol the Essex County College Campus and satellite locations. Essex County has five public and five private institutions. Another private college that closed in 1995.