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Spring Cleaning for Your Electrical System

March 17, 2017
Electrical Maintenance Advice from a Local Indianapolis Electrician Daffodils are blooming, little league teams are forming, and our clocks all move forward an hour for Daylight Savings Time. Yes, spring has sprung here in Central Indiana. Spring cleaning isn't just for purging the clutter in our closets or completing yard work. Now is also a great time for spring cleaning your electrical system. Check off some of the things on...

Why Does My Microwave Keep Tripping the Circuit Breaker?

March 10, 2017
Common electrical questions answered by a local Indianapolis electrician. It's the end of a long day. You're exhausted. Your kids are exhausted. And of course, everyone's hungry. Luckily, you remember those leftovers in the fridge from yesterday. You just need to put them in the microwave for a few minutes. Annnd... the microwave trips the ciruit breaker. One question we hear a lot is, "Why is my microwave tripping the circuit...

Benefits of Having Outdoor Electrical Outlets

February 18, 2017
Tips from an Indianapolis, IN electrical contractor Apparently, Punxsutawney Phil saw his own shadow on Groundhog Day this year, which means we're in for another 6 weeks of winter. Now, I don't want to be one to speak too soon, but this 60° weather forecast sure casts some doubts on the shadow of Phil's prediction. Whether the groundhog saw his shadow or not, we know that spring is on it's way...

Why Does My Circuit Breaker Keep Tripping?

February 1, 2017
Electrical Safety Tips From an Indianapolis Electrician Going outside over and over again to flip a tripped circuit breaker switch gets annoying after a while. A circuit breaker "trips" or shuts off the electrical flow to prevent the circuit from overheating and causing damage, or even possibly an electrical fire. So, before you go outside to visit your breaker box yet again, take a moment to determine the root cause...

Tips on using a ceiling fan for heating and cooling

January 14, 2017
Tips from Indianapolis electricians on using ceiling fans for heating and cooling It seems like Indiana takes the brunt of a lot of weather jokes these days, and admittedly, Indianapolis is notorious for unpredictable weather. In fact, the greatest 24-hour weather change ever recorded in Indianapolis was a difference of 58 degrees. On January 12, 1916, the high temperature was 68 degrees and the low was 10 degrees! The unpredictable...

Tips on Choosing an Electrical Contractor for Your Custom Home

December 15, 2016
Custom Homes Electrical Contractor in Indianapolis New Construction or Luxury Remodel Planning and building a custom home can be one of the most exciting, rewarding - and nervewracking - experiences of your life. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to bring a little peace of mind when undertaking a project like this. Whether you're a general contractor, a custom home builder, or a homeowner planning to build...

Commercial Tenant Renovation Services

December 1, 2016
Commercial Electrical Contractor: Tenant Build-Outs & Commercial Alteration Solutions for Businesses Before you hire a team of commercial electrical contractors, you have a lot to consider. How long have they been in business? How serious are they about safety? Will they complete the job on time? Will they stay on budget? Will they stand behind their work? Are they licensed in the state of Indiana? Tenant Build-Out: When a new...

Electrical Contractor Holiday Lighting Tips

November 22, 2016
Tips from an Indiana Electrical Contractor to keep your joy lasting all season long Even Clark Griswold knows that installing holiday lighting can be a great way to "brighten" your season, but Clark's approach might not have been (ok, definitely wasn't) the best. Here are a few tips from a licensed electrical contractor to avoid common mistakes and keep your holiday joy lasting all season long. Use common sense Above all, be...

Signs it’s Time to Replace an Old Electrical Extension Cord

October 28, 2016
Electrical Safety tips from a licensed Indianapolis electrician   We use electrical extension cords for everything from the connection of holiday lights, to extending the power supply to our leaf blowers and construction tools. They are an "extension" of our home's electrical system and are essential to have around the house or garage. Earlier this month we told you about how to prepare your home's electrical system for winter, and...

Preparing Your Home’s Electric For Winter

October 17, 2016
An Indianapolis electrician's tips to prepare your home for the chilly Indiana winter With the arrival of the beautiful fall foliage, football season, and hay rides, we know that winter is just around the corner. Our lawn mowers and trimmers will soon be replaced snow blowers and shovels. The average first snowfall in Indianapolis is usually in November, although it's been recorded as early as October. It's important to prepare...

About Us

September 27, 2016
In 2001 Shawn White started White’s Electrical out of his passion to provide excellent electrical service to residents in central Indiana. Since that point, White's Electrical has grown rapidly.  Today it is a large electrical contractor company consisting of residential, commercial and generator divisions. Through the years, White's Electrical has increased in size but their passion to provide excellent service has remained the same.  Their leadership team is made up of some...