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Upgrade Your Summer

June 6, 2023 | Blog

It looks like summer is finally here, Chicagoland! Things may be heating up outside, which means it’s time to keep things cool inside. Here at Arnold Electrical Services we’ve been keeping air conditioners running across Chicagoland for 15 years, and we’ve found that the key to keeping them performing at full force all summer long can be as simple as an electrical panel upgrade.

What’s An Electrical Panel Upgrade?

The electrical panel is the bridge between your power grid and all the electrical connections in your home. You know the box full of fuses you flip back on after a power outage? The wiring, panels, breakers and fuses inside are your electrical panel. Keeping them in tip-top shape is essential for efficiency — and a cool summer.

Air Conditioning Upgrade

There’s nothing worse than air conditioning that’s cool… but not as cold as it should be, especially during the hottest time of the year. Upgrading your electrical panel can add an additional circuit just for your air conditioner. This can ensure your AC unit always has all the power it needs to keep your home cool.

Pump Up Your Pool Pump

If you have your own backyard swimming pool, it’s no secret that the time you get the most usage out of it is summer. We all know how short summer can feel here in Chicagoland, and the last thing anyone wants is to have anything — including an electrical issue — stand between you and taking a dip on a hot day. Adding a separate panel just for your pool pump can make sure your personal watering hole can run at full capacity without interruption all summer long.

Make The Great Outdoors Greater

An electrical panel upgrade can be the difference between having a poorly or perfectly functioning electrical system, but it can also open up a whole new world of outdoor summer activities. An additional panel can can be dedicated purely to outdoor power with a whole additional set of outlets. That means everything from speakers and projectors to outdoor lighting or even a hot tub could transform your back yard into the neighborhood summer destination.

Upgrade Your Efficiency With Arnold Electrical

Even if you aren’t adding anything new to your home, an upgraded electrical panel could still be a solid option for your home — especially if you haven’t had your system checked in a few years. A new panel means better electrical management, regulating your whole system to ensure nothing gets too much (or too little) power.

When you’re a member of the Arnold Electrical Services Good Neighbor Club, a one-time payment of $99.99 will have one of our experts stop by for a full electrical system maintenance check every year, and it will provide 15% off seasonal promotions and offers.

Why Choose Arnold Electrical?

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Jeff M. and Derek H. were amazing! If ever you need any type of electrical work done in your home this is the company you can trust. Their knowledge and work shows how dedicated they are to getting the job done the right way. They really know their stuff and it shows! Not only are they quick to respond but they will get the job done the right way and it is backed by their guarantee. I am amazed! Thank you Arnold Electrical! 🙂

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The staff at Arnold Electric Service were on time for our appointment to assess the electrical needs of my client’s condominium and were very professional and thorough in doing so. Most appreciated was the fact that their staff electrician was absolutely honest with me about his ability to provide further services. I will most definitely refer this wonderful company to those needing their services going forward

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First time using Arnold. Derek arrived early (after confirming it was ok) and was very professional. He fixed the problem and offered some recommendations. I appreciated that he wore a mask. Would definitely recommend this company.

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The staff is fantastic they have an attitude of “we can do that” “we can get it done”. The coordinator Mary is superb she is knowledgeable, a great listener, she is a winner, easy to work with. AES is one Chicago’s best businesses. A loyal customer

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The techs were on time, courteous and knowledgeable. They explained the issues they saw and recommended several pricing options. We plan on using this company again.

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This company was great to work with. They arrived on time and worked tirelessly to get the job done ahead of schedule. We would highly recommend their service to anyone in need of electrical work.

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