Electrical Inspection for Commercial & Residential Properties

According to the National Fire Protection Association, electrical problems are the largest cause of property damage in home structure fires across the U.S.

American Electric of Jacksonville provides a thorough examination of your entire electrical system, ensuring all electrical wires, systems, and components, are safe and meet both legal safety standards and local building codes.

Upon completion of your electrical inspection, American Electric will provide you with a detailed, prioritized, checklist including areas in need of immediate attention, recommendations for improvements, and potential upgrade possibilities.

Electrical Inspections provide home safety and offer peace of mind by:

  • Ensuring the safe operation of electrical systems
  • Identifying electrical mistakes made by previous contractors and DIY homeowners
  • Identifying outdated wiring such as aluminum or knob and tube
  • Identifying electrical wiring and components that may have degraded over time
  • Identifying fuse or breaker boxes that could lead to fire
  • Helping you save energy and reduce costs
  • Meeting insurance risk assessment inspections requirements
  • Letting you know the electrical in the property is safe before you purchase it

What We Inspect:

  • Inspection of the electrical panel for appropriate labels, amps, and operation
  • Switch and wall outlet operation and condition
  • Shock or electrocution hazards
  • Verification arc fault circuit interrupters (AFCIs) are operating properly
  • A check of all safety and security lighting
  • Confirmation of grounding systems
  • Validation of appropriate surge protection
  • Verification of the proper placement of smoke detectors
  • Testing of smoke detectors
  • Testing of carbon monoxide detectors
  • Verification of proper light bulb wattage
  • An complete examination of outdoor electrical systems

Call us today to arrange an Electrical Safety Inspection consultation and estimate – 904.721.4044