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Frequently Asked Questions
You will find answers to all of your most common Electrical Services related questions located here.
Does conduit need to go inside the transformer box?
No. Conduit should be stopped just short of the box.
How close to the pole do I bring my conduit to?
The top of the elbow must be 6" from the pole..
Is additional conduit required beyond what is installed in the ditch?
If the service is being supplied from a utility pole, the member is required to supply 1-10 section of SCH 80 PVC and 2-10 sections of SCH 40 PVC to be left near the base of the pole for installation by the power company up the pole.
Does someone need to inspect the ditch before covering the conduit?
Yes, contact the power company and a representative will come and inspect the ditch and conduit. The representative will place a white sticker on the meter panel with a pass or fail notice.
Is there a difference in meter bases?
Yes, There are three types. Overhead only, Underground only, and Overhead/Underground combination bases. However, combination boxes are not recommended for Underground installations because of their limited wire space.
Can septic lines be installed under power lines?
Can permanent service be installed if the house has had a ruff in inspection?
No, We will not set a meter without a final inspection or in some instances a non occupancy permit shall be allowed from the local electrical inspector.
What about outdoor lighting?
We offer a variety of lighting products including decorative colonial, cobra head, directional floodlights, and security lights. We can customize plans to fit any lighting need.
What area do you service?
Los Angeles County Agoura, CA Alhambra, CA Altadena, CA Arleta CA Arcadia, CA Azusa, CA Balboa, CA Baldwin Hills CA Baldwin Park, CA Bell, CA Bel Air, CA Bellflower, CA Bell Gardens, CA Belmont Shore, CA Beverly Hills, CA Bixby Knolls CA Boyle Heights, CA Brentwood, CA Burbank, CA Calabasas, CA Canoga Park CA Carson CA Chatsworth CA Cheviot Hills, CA China Town, CA City Of Commerce, CA City Of Industry, CA City Terrace CA Compton, CA Covina CA Cudahy CA Culver City, CA Del Aire, CA Diamond Bar, CA Downey CA Duarte CA Eagle Rock, CA East Los Angeles, CA East Rancho Dominguez CA Echo Park, CA El Camino Village El Monte, CA El Segundo, CA El Sereno, CA Encino, CA Exposition Park, CA Fair Oaks Ranch, CA Gardena, CA Glendale, CA Glendora, CA Granada Hills, CA Hacienda Heights CA Hancock Park, CA Harbor City CA Harbor Gateway, CA Hawaiian Gardens, CA Hawthorne, CA Hermosa Beach, CA Hidden Hills CA Highland Park CA Hollywood, CA Huntington Park CA Hyde Park, CA Inglewood CA Irwindale CA Jefferson Park CA La Canada Flintridge Ca La Crescenta CA La Puente CA La Verne CA Ladera Heights CA Lafayette Square CA Lake Balboa CA Lakeview Terrace CA Lakewood CA Lawndale CA Leimert Park CA Lincoln Heights CA Lomita CA Long Beach, CA Los Angeles, CA Los Feliz CA Lynwood CA Marina Del Rey CA Maywood CA Miracle Mile CA Mission Hills CA Monceito Heights CA Monrovia CA Montebello CA Monterey Park CA Montrose CA Moorpark CA Mount Washington CA Malibu, CA Manhattan Beach, CA Naples CA Newhall CA North Hollywood CA Northridge, CA Norwalk CA Mar Vista CA Pacific Palisades, CA Palos Verdes, CA Palos Verdes Estates CA Panorama City CA Paramount CA Pasadena, CA Pico Rivera CA Playa Del Rey CA Rancho Park CA Redondo Beach CA Reseda CA Rolling Hills Estates CA Rosemead CA Rowland Heights CA San Dimas CA San Fernando CA San Fernando Valley CA San Gabriel CA San Gabriel Valley CA San Marino CA San Pedro CA Santa Clarita, CA Santa Fe Springs CA Santa Monica, CA Sherman Oaks, CA Sierra Madre CA Signal Hill CA Silver Lake CA South Bay CA South Gate CA South Pasadena Ca Stevenson Ranch CA Studio City, CA Sun Valley CA Sunland CA Sylmar CA Tarzana CA Temple City CA Toluca Lake CA Torrance CA Tujunga CA Universal City CA Valencia CA Valinda CA Valley VillageCA Van Nuys CA Venice CA Valley Glen CA View Park CA Walnut CA Westchester CA West Adams CA West Covina CA West Hollywood, CA West Los Angeles CA Westhills CA Westwood, CA Whiltey Heights CA Whittier CA Wilmington CA Windsor Square CA Winnetka CA Woodland Hills, CA Woodside Village CA Orange County Anaheim, CA Anaheim Hills, CA Artesia, CA Balboa Island, CA Bradbury, CA Brea, CA Buena Park, CA Corona Del Mar, CA Costa Mesa, CA Cypress, CA Fountain Valley, CA Fullerton, CA Garden Grove, CA Huntington Beach, CA Irvine, CA La Habra, CA La Mirada, CA La Palma, CA Lido Island, CA Los Alamitos, CA Newport Beach, CA Newport Center, CA Newport Coast, CA Orange, CA Orange County Placentia, CA Rossmoor, CA Santa Ana, CA Santa Ana Heights CA Stanton CA Seal Beach CA Sunset Beach, CA Turtle Rock, CA Tustin, CA Villa Park, CA Westminster, CA Yorba Linda, CA Ventura County Thousand Oaks, CA Agoura Hills CA Newbury Park CA Oak Park CA Porter Ranch CA Simi Valley CA Westlake Village CA
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