What does an electrician fix?
We can add or fix outlets, switches, loose wires, appliance connections. We can install or upgrade lighting fixtures anywhere inside or outside! Any aspect that involves electricity in your home or commercial building, we can help.
How much are residential electrical repairs?
In-home repairs or installs are determined on a variety of factors such as the time that it takes to complete, and the type of repair or install you are hoping to do. Give us a call to get a pricing quote.
Is outdoor lighting more expensive?
Typically yes, outdoor lighting needs to be heavy duty to endure harsh weather conditions for many years.
What size generator do I need for my home?
While the size of your home and what you are hoping to use your generator for will largely determine the size of your generator. A good starting point would be 5,000-7,500 watts. This should be able to keep your refrigerator, freezer and lights running. Call Arco Electric to discuss generator installation prices.
Are generators worth the price?
Yes! It is hard to put a price tag on emergency preparedness with peace of mind. Especially here in Idaho where temperatures can get below freezing, it is always best to have a generator to keep your family safe and warm in the event of a power outage or emergency. In the unfortunate event that a power outage happens during a storm, a generator will save you money from having to repair frozen or damaged pipes and replace spoiled food.
How will I know if I need to rewire my whole house?
If your house is more than 50 years old, your wiring is most likely old and outdated. It will be safest to rewire your entire house. 75% of homeowners insurance claims are due to fires caused by outdated electrical wiring.
Will rewiring my house be messy?
Unfortunately, large projects that include cutting into drywall will be messy, however, Arco Electric does a great job to help keep your home clean and to minimize disruptions to your daily life. Arco is known for leaving work sites better than they found them. Cleanliness and safety are two of our core company values.