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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4.8 out of 5 stars

Matt Bonfoey
Matt Bonfoey

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 month ago

Recently moved into a new and house and needed some plugs moved on a couple of walls. Did a search and liked the reviews I found on Barney’s. Called and to my surprise Barney actually answered. He said he was on vacation and would have one of his guys give me a call. That happened and we set an appointment. To my surprise again got a call from his guy saying he had an opening a day earlier and wanted to know if he could come by. It didn’t work for me but on the original ally scheduled date there were 2 guys at my door 15 minutes early. Polite, courteous, and professional. Very reasonable prices as well. Highly recommend. I’ll call them first for all my future electrical needs.

Eric
Eric

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 month ago

Barny was great and does quality work. He promptly returned my phone call, accomidated my schedlue, arrived early and made the upgrade I needed. Thank you Barney.

Scott Long
Scott Long

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 month ago

Barney’s did a fantastic job helping me add a difficult outlet. Great knowledge and customer service!