Frequently Asked Electrical Questions2018-12-26T14:12:26+00:00

Frequently Asked Electrical Questions

Hear a sizzling sound? Smell burning plastic? Are your outlets overloading? Check out our FAQs to learn more about:

About Our Local Electricians:

We have been serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area since 1982, and are one of the most highly rated electrical contractors in Southern California. All our electrical contractors are licensed, trained, and experienced. From same-day repairs to an emergency response in 60-90 minutes (and 24/7 availability), customers can depend on our promptness, courtesy, and professionalism. Live operators are always standing by to take your call. A full range of electrical services is available, including installation, repairs, re-wiring, remodeling, and automation; our Los Angeles electrician will even install air conditioners, kitchen appliances, lighting fixtures, smoke/CO2 detectors, and EV chargers. In addition, discounts and other opportunities to save are available.

Yes. Our contractor’s license number is 992260. This licensure covers the following aspects of the California Code of Regulations:

  • C-10 – Electrical Contractor: Authorizes us to place, install, erect, or connect electrical wires, appliances, fixtures, and other components that transmit, transform, or utilize electricity.
  • C-20 – Warm-Air Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Contractor: We can legally install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring and components serving warm air heating systems.
  • B – General Building Contractor: We can address the electrical needs of any sheltered structure built or under construction, and can work with framing or carpentry contractors.
  • C-36 – Plumbing Contractor: Our electricians can work with plumbers to install electrical wiring and fixtures in bathrooms and other rooms water is present, installing GFCI outlets and other safety features.

In addition, we are fully bonded with Suretec Indemnity Company and have workers’ compensation insurance through Hartford Fire Insurance Company.

Yes. We provide residential electrical installation, repair, upgrades, and more. Our electricians in Santa Ana, Riverside, and beyond are experienced helping homeowners with wiring and electrical panels, and can install ground fault circuit interrupters and upgraded service panels. Able to install smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, Express Electrical Services can provide you with security lighting and whole house surge protection as well. If you are the owner of the home, contact us directly, but if you are the resident of an apartment unit or a tenant, landlord approval is required before we can provide any service.

Express Electrical Services works with customers anywhere in Southern California. We serve:

For service in Southern California, call us at 323-727-7799 or request service directly from us online.

We provide everything needed to complete an emergency electrical repair. Aside from state-of-the-art tools and equipment, our vans are stocked with all the electrical parts and components we need. That means our electricians can fix any electrical problem quickly, and get it all done during the first visit. 

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