Home Electrical Inspections & Code Corrections
Maryland, DC & Northern VA Electrical Contractor
You and your family count on your home’s electrical system every single day. Getting ready for school or work likely involves electricity. Charging your phone, laptop, and other devices is impossible without reliable electricity powering your home. Even basic comfort calls on your home’s internal wiring to provide lighting, maintain a pleasant environment, and many other everyday conveniences we all take for granted.
Knowing how many times you and your family turn on, plug in, and charge up during any given day, you need to be able to trust that your home’s electrical system is working safely and efficiently, and never posing a risk of fire or electrical shock to you or your loved ones. Whether your Montgomery County-area home is newly constructed or has been around for decades, you can’t always be sure your electrical system is up to code, especially as safety codes change frequently.
Call (301) 253-3778 or contact Jaffe Electric online to schedule your home electrical inspection in Maryland, DC, or Northern Virginia.
Electricians Specializing in Electrical Inspections & the NEC
Maryland, DC & Virginia Electrical Code Inspections
For those homeowners in the Maryland, DC, and Virginia area, Jaffe Electric can provide the peace of mind that comes with thumbs-up electrical code inspections. Our certified technicians have the experience and knowledge necessary to ensure your home is wired properly and your electrical system can be counted on. We follow the NEC (National Electric Code) guidelines and can spot any issue violating the code.
Jaffe Electric performs electrical code inspections throughout the Montgomery County area and beyond—including Northern Virginia and Washington, DC. For over two decades, homeowners have come to trust Jaffe Electric for all residential electric and wiring needs.
Fill out our online form to get started with your residential electrical inspection in Maryland, DC, or Northern Virginia.
Electrical Wiring Inspections in MD, DC & Northern VA
For homeowners, new wiring can be overwhelming. However, it’s necessary to hire a professional in order to make sure no costly mistakes are made. What’s more, a certified electrician is familiar with safety measures required by your municipality. New wiring permits require electrical code inspections throughout the process. Jaffe Electric has the know-how to guarantee your wiring will pass inspection, from start to finish.
Electrical Code Corrections
With all the changes in home appliances, voltage needs, and added technology, electrical codes are constantly being updated to accommodate those needs and keep your home safe from electrical arcs, fires, and shock. If there’s any doubt your home isn’t up to date, contact Jaffe Electric and schedule an inspection with thermal imaging.
Our electricians are trained in all the new code requirements and can adjust the wiring in your home to comply without breaking the bank. New wiring and electrical systems that have been operating awhile both require electrical code inspections for your own protection. Trust Jaffe Electric with your electrical code inspections.
Common electrical code corrections that we can fix include:
- Wiring mistakes
- Damaged switch and outlet covers
- Missing switch and outlets covers
- Broken Ground Fault Interrupters (GFI)
- Overcrowding of wires
- Exposed wires
- Exposed junction boxes
- Broken breaker panels
- Mixing line- and low-voltage wires together
- Light fixtures installed without junction box
- And more
Call Jaffe Electric for Home Electrical Inspections & Code Corrections
Should you notice any missteps in your home’s electrical system — shorting out, outlets that work intermittently, dimming lights, popping breakers, or fuses — contact Jaffe Electric. Electrical code inspections and checkups are affordable and an investment in the safety of your family. Updated wiring can also work more efficiently, saving you money as well as providing peace of mind. Contact Jaffe Electric for safety checkups, or electrical code inspections for your home or business today.
Fill out our form for residential electrical inspection service from your local electricians in DC, MD, and Northern VA today!
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a home inspection?
To put it in simple terms, a home inspection involves looking over the structure of the property and all its systems.
Why do I need to have a home inspection?
Home inspections protect you as the purchaser of the property. If there any problems with any aspect of the home, it will be highlighted in the report.
Do I have to upgrade or increase my electrical service?
Existing electrical services are not required to be upgraded; however, mortgage companies may require a minimum 100-amp, 240-volt service with circuit breakers.
Do I need a permit to do electrical work in my own home?
A permit is required for all electrical work except for persons making minor repairs and replacements to existing wiring in their own home.
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