Infrared Electrical Inspection

infrared electrical inspectionInfrared electrical inspections find hot spots caused by defects in connections and components. Infrared thermography is used to find areas of excess heat (caused by increased resistance) so that problems can be corrected before a component fails, causing damage to the componentor creates a safety hazard / fire risk. Because increased heating is a sign of failure, infrared is the best diagnostic tool available for finding these hot connections in the early stages of degeneration. This is why your insurance company may have asked for an electrical infrared inspection, to find and prevent problems before they cause damage to your personnel, equipment and facility.

Even if switches, outlets or walls don’t feel warm there my be a short or other issue that could potentially flare up and start a fire. Some common issues we’ve detected with our infrared scanning include:
Loose/deteriorated connections

  • Overloads
  • Open circuits
  • Unbalanced loads
  • Inductive heating
  • Harmonics
  • Defective equipment

In some cases theses issues do not cause a fire but can result in expensive repairs and losing electricity in part or all of your home for an extended amount of time. Benefits of finding and repairing these issues include:

  • Increase equipment life
  • No service interruption during inspection
  • Lower repair costs
  • Prevent catastrophic failures
  • Lower insurance premiums due to reduced losses
  • Prevent extended periods of no electricity

If you suspect you may have a hidden electrical issue or just want to make sure your home is safe, give us a call at 972-771-9464 or for 24/7 electrical repair call our emergency line: 214-282-5842

Owner Works Every Job

  • Licensed & Insured
  • Free Estimates
  • Emergency Service Available
  • Over 30 Years Of Experience
Services:
  • Solar Power for Your Home
  • Generators & Alternate Power
  • Circuits Added
  • Ceiling Fans Installed
  • Phone, TV, Cabling
  • Dedicated Computer Circuits
  • Indoor/Outdoor Lighting Design
  • Trouble-Shooting & Repairs
  • Exterior/Landscape Lighting
  • Swimming Pool/Spa Lighting
  • Security Lighting
  • Service/Wiring Upgrades
  • Meter Base Changes
  • AFCI's & GFCI's
  • CSST Bonding & Grounding
Barney Messenger is a Rockwall Electrician Serving Dallas, Collin, Rockwall and Kauffman counties

An Electrician You Can Trust

Electrician Accredited by the Better Business Bureau Angies List Super Service Award for Electricians Best Electricians
in Dallas
2016

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Ari Weinberg
Ari Weinberg

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 week ago

Barney has come through again. He is truly an electrical wizard! I was doing some demo in my home and came across an electrical issue that was going to be a big job. He was able to take care of it and the price was fair as always.

Norma Tamez
Norma Tamez

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 months ago

***First Time Customer***

We had a 200 AMP Panel burn early Saturday morning. My husband contacted Barney’s Electric; Barney quickly returned the phone call and agreed to come over the following morning.

Barney and Steve arrived at our home on Sunday at 7:00 AM. They completed the job to our satisfaction in a timely and professional manner.

Awesome job, definitely a "5 STAR" Company!

Thank you, Barney and Steve for taking care of us / our home. We will gladly recommend “Barney’s Electric” to our friends and family!

Michael Kleinpeter
Michael Kleinpeter

5 out of 5 stars

posted 3 days ago

Barney and his assistant were prompt, knowledgeable, and personable. They completed the job swiftly...glad to have the extra outlet. Would use them again for sure.