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👀... sign of things to come?
Swedish prime minister Stefan Löfven has announced that the sale of cars with gasoline or diesel engines will be banned in his country after 2030
Sweden now joins Denmark, India, the Netherlands, Ireland, and Israel on the list of nations which say they will ban the sale of cars with internal combustion engines by that date.

Sometimes, size does matter! #77inches #Superbowlready #areyou?

Did you know, we can provide and install all your home theater needs? Including: LG OLED TV’s and Martin Logan speakers shown here 😍 #StepUpyourgame #BestTVonthemarket #MakeYourhouseyourCastle

Raleigh #3!! Charlotte #41 🤔 probably cause we don’t service the Charlotte area. Sorry Charlotte #Expansionsoon #Raleigh #Goodjobbeinghappyeveryone 👍

When you have a 4 person group project but you’re the only one doing any work #burntout #GroupProjects #Thereusedtobe4prongs

Start Them young!

Posted On January 29, 2019 (0) Comments | Leave a Comment

Start Them young! Don’t listen to @arc.plumbing #CheapLabor #ARCElectric #Greatforcrawlspaces

It’s 2019 🥳! It’s time to get your parking lot lights out of 1999. Upgrade to LED, the environment and your wallet😉 will thank you. #MassiveSavings #LoweryourpowerbillToday #SorryDukeEnergy #Notreallysorry #theywillsurvive

Have a dark closet or pantry? We have solutions! A switched rope light can give you a nice even light on every shelf! #seeyourstuff #WereFullOfBrightIdeas #andbadjokes #Butweonlychargeforthelighting

Testing The new Halogen Lamps for the Times Square New Years ball in 1978, How many WHITE LED’s are found on this years ball? Will post correct answer later this evening! #Googlingischeating #Noonelikesacheater #lightupthenewyear
The answer to our trivia question is ... 8,064 white LED’s but there are also red, blue, and green LED’s for a total of 32,256! From ARC we wish you a bright New Year!

Smarten Up Your Home

Posted On December 20, 2018

We can help smarten up your home to thwart the wet bandits!  Google Assistant plus smart appliances = more security for your home.  Watch their video here:
Call today for a free quote 919-888-3500

Greener Communities - Solar Panel Energy

Posted On November 29, 2018

Are you willing to pay more for a greener home? How about a greener community?
Developer Syd Kitson has been building a planned community north of Ft. Meyers, Florida, that is just that.

See the story at this news site: Babcock Ranch

Or, watch the news video here:

Meanwhile, visit your Service Electrician for Apex, Cary, Holly Springs, and Raleigh, for your current electrical service needs!

Home Generators for Emergencies

Posted On October 2, 2018

Bought a generator this past month?
Call us to schedule a free quote to install a generator interlock and Inlet outlet so you're prepared for the next storm!
Need a fuse box upgrade?  Call us for an Apex panel change!
Meanwhile, visit your Service Electrician for Apex, Cary, Holly Springs, and Raleigh, for your current electrical service needs!

Let Arc Light up your yard!

Posted On June 29, 2018

How many Oscar winners does it take to screw in a light bulb?
Just One! But they couldn't do it without the support of their manager, agent, the academy and of course Mom and Dad!

ARC Electric has now installed:

1646 LED lights replacing incandescents!

that’s a savings of 244,447kw/hrs a year!

Or $26,889.22 in savings to our customers.

* based on an average of the lights being on 8hrs. a day, 60watt bulbs to LED equivalent

See Arc Electric for all of your residential lighting needs!

Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters

Posted On May 24, 2018

: Installing Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCIs) could prevent half of the home electrical fires that occur each year.

 Call Arc Electric for a home electrical safety inspection!

Learn more: http://ow.ly/o2AH30jL8R0 



Safety Tips - Flood Damage

Posted On April 20, 2018

#Floodwater contaminants can create #fire hazards if electrical wiring & equipment have gotten wet. In the aftermath of a flood, there may be hidden electrical hazards.
Before beginning the cleanup effort, have a qualified Cary commercial electrician check the house wiring, assess other damages and proceed with repair work.
Learn more from the ESFI Safety pages!:

Safety Tips - Space Heaters

Posted On April 20, 2018

According to @NFPA, space heaters cause of 79% of all fatal home heating fires. DO NOT plug a space heater into a power strip or extension cord. They are not designed to handle the high current flow of a space heater and can overheat and catch fire.
Power Strip Cannot Support Space Heater  
Contact your Apex commercial electrician for your additional electric needs.

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