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Why Electrical Technicians Are Preferred For Work In Commercial Settings

June 08, 2018

Whether it is a retail storefront, a restaurant, a multi-story condo or a commercial workspace, calling a skilled and professional electrician technician is your best bet to getting your electrical work completed safely and on time.


In this article we will focus on the role of an electrician technician in keeping your establishment safe and reducing downtime. Big or small, simple or complex, an electrical technician is uniquely equipped to handle your electrical maladies.


An electrical technician brings years of experience working with commercial clients in addition to the skill and training required for working with electricity.


And speaking of equipment, an electrical technician comes armed with the tools necessary to charge into whatever circuit fault there is. Pliers, screwdrivers and maybe even saws are tools everyone is familiar with, but a good electrical technician will carry voltmeters, equipment to work with metal clad cabling (often found in commercial settings), labelling machine, power drills and more.


Perhaps as important as having the right tool is the ability to use it correctly. An electrician technician is knowledgeable about the various fitting and installation methods, industry practices and standards, and cable routing methods. The ability to work with building plans means an electrical technician can direct their effort towards pertinent points, rather than having to hunt around to troubleshoot.


Electricity may be the backbone of life today, but that doesn’t mean it cannot quickly turn dangerous. Handing voltages and currents flowing through a residential circuit is dangerous enough, but with buildings with heavy electrical equipment like elevators, central air conditioning, large lighting circuits, and much more besides, the stakes are all the more higher. An electrical technician will know the precautions that are to be taken when working in close proximity with high voltage circuits, the appropriate manner in which work must be concluded and the safety measures that must be taken when working in close proximity to publicly frequented spaces.


AS Electrical has on roster qualified, skilled and licensed electrical technicians servicing Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area.


We are a reputed and trusted supplier of electrical services in Toronto and the GTA. Our licensed electricians undertake residential, commercial and industrial projects of varying scale. We work with master electricians and employ experienced licensed electricians in Toronto. We ensure our electricians are always up-to-date on certifications and professional qualifications.