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The electrical system is an essential part of your home, yet it's often taken for granted -

The electrical system is an essential part of your home, yet it's often taken for granted -- and that's a dangerous attitude to have when it comes to electricity. Accidents caused by electricity can be serious, even deadly. Understanding the...

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How to ask for electrical work - and get a professional electrician |

When it comes time to do some electrical work in your home, it's important to know what you're doing-especially if you're not a licensed electrician. While there are some basic things that just about anyone can do, like changing a...

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Things to know about Carbon Monoxide

The tragic incident of carbon monoxide poisoning in west Philadelphia is a wake-up call for all of us to be aware and protect ourselves from potential danger. Later that same week, one our technicians found an old water heater with dangerous exhaust...

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10 Tips for your holiday cooking from an electrician

No one wants to spend their holidays in the kitchen, but with a little planning, you can avoid most of the stress. Here are 10 tips from an electrician to help make your holiday cooking a little easier. Check your electrical outlets to make sure...

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Homeowner Resources: Picking the Right Electrician

Are you in need of an electrician? Whether you're upgrading your home's lighting or wiring, or you've experienced an electrical emergency, it's important to choose the right professional for the job. Here are some tips on how to pick...

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Warm thoughts from GEN3 Electric & HVAC

 I want to give the Pollard sale team a warm thank you for sending me this wonderfully branded Hawian shirt.  Pallard is the manufacturer's rep for some of our most trusted electrical brands. The brands we...

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What is wrong with knob and tube? | GEN3 Electric & HVAC

For many people, the process of buying a home is an exciting one. There are a lot of steps involved in the process, and it can be difficult to keep track of everything. One of the most important things to remember is that your new home may have some...

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The Importance of Training Electrician, HVAC Techs & Customer service.

  When it comes to renovating your home, who you choose to do the work is important. Hiring skilled and qualified professionals is key to getting the results you want, on time and on budget. But what happens when something goes wrong? What if...

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GEN 3 has a new Employee Gym!!

  We were so fortunate to have our new gym open for the Gen 3 employees this week. The grand opening event combined space with an art show featuring Boston terriers, wine & cheese tasting! It seems like everyone had a blast at these...

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An Important Update from GEN3

Blog / By Samantha Bucher / March 18, 2020 Please take a few moments to watch the video below and learn how GEN3 is handling COVID-19.

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Is Your Heating & Cooling System the Right Size?

Blog / By Samantha Bucher / January 7, 2020 HVAC Equipment is Not One Size Fits All When it comes to heating and cooling your home, it’s very important you get the correct size.  The size of your equipment actually...

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Review Spotlight: January 2020

Blog / By heather frantz / January 31, 2020 January 2020 Testimonial Spotlight It’s a brand new year so that means you’ve got a clean slate. It’s time to upgrade those old wires and circuit breakers and get...

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Signs Your Home Has A Hidden Electrical Problem

Blog / By heather frantz / February 5, 2020 5 Indicators of Major Electrical Issues Home electrical problems are so much more than just sparks and power outages. There are often many smaller signs that something is going on...

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Why Are Electrical Panel Tune-Ups Important?

Blog / By heather frantz / February 6, 2020 What Is Electrical Panel Maintenance? Your electrical panel houses all your home’s circuit breakers; switches that connect to your power supply and prevent overheating. Just...

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5 Things Every Electrician Wants You To Know

Blog / By heather frantz / February 13, 2020 Your Electrician Would Love It If You Were Familiar With These Things Electricians are more than just repairmen; we’re experts on residential and commercial electrical...

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What To Do If You See A Downed Power Line

Blog / By heather frantz / February 18, 2020 Winter weather, summer storms and even structural damage can cause a power line to fall. If you ever see one, knowing the right way to respond could save your life. Power lines often...

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Why Is The Pressure Relief Valve On My Boiler Leaking?

Blog / By heather frantz / February 20, 2020 Pressure valves are important fixtures of your home’s heating system. These valves ensure that your boiler doesn’t become overloaded and explode. Boiler temperature has to...

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The Complete Guide To Using An Extension Cord Safely

Blog / By heather frantz / February 24, 2020 Extension cords are handy, but they must be used with caution. Follow these extension cord safety tips to protect your household from fire and ensure that you choose the right type of...

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How To Use Google’s Home Hub

Blog / By heather frantz / January 16, 2020 A Few Keys To Setting Up Google Home Hub Correctly It’s 2020 and smart home devices are infiltrating our world, whether we like it or not. In many ways, these devices are...

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