Category: Electrical Contractors

10 Most Common Residential Electrical Repairs in El Paso

Omega Electric knows that if you live in a house or an apartment, electrical issues are inevitable from time to time. Whether you have a blown circuit or fuse, or your lights simply aren’t in line, electrical issues are common in El Paso. However, some of these problems are more common than others. It’s important […]

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5 Important Qualities to Look for in an Electrical Contractor

Any electrical project of any size demands dedication and discipline from a contractor. Additionally, a qualified electrical contractor should be able to take on a variety of tasks. If you are searching for the best contractor, there are many factors to consider, such as the proper skills and history of training. We list the five […]

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What’s In An Ohm, Anyway? Electricity 101

It’s no secret that our name is based on ohms, the electrical symbol, but what is an ohm anyway? Given how connected our world is by the power of electricity, it would be better if more people understood the technology and inner workings of the devices that power our modern world. In our first installment […]

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What Your Flickering Lights are Telling You

Flickering lights can be a huge eyesore. They mess with your eyesight and it’s just simply a nuisance to have to deal with. You replace your light bulbs and you’re good to go. But then you see them flickering again. This might be due to an underlying problem. Just because your light is flickering doesn’t […]

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What To Know About Your Home Electricity

Most people move into a home and don’t think much about their home electricity. If it works, then it works. If not, you call the electric company or an electrician. Or at least you’re supposed to. When your home electricity goes out, or outlets begin to give you issues, there are some things you should […]

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Electrical Tips For The Holidays: Staying Safe And Jolly

The holidays are in full swing, with the candy hangover of Halloween clearing up just in time for the food coma of Thanksgiving. The holiday season is perfect for gorging on your favorite food and indulging in the company of friends and family. However, the joy of the holiday season leads some people to make […]

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The Benefits of a Standby Generator

If your company depends on mass production or consistent customer service you already know how devastating a power outage can be. Going without power for any period of time can have huge consequences for your bottom line. Power outages aren’t just due to bad weather. For that reason, our electrical contractors at Omega Electrical & […]

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Lightning Storm Myths Debunked

Do you remember being a kid watching your grandma go through the house covering all your mirrors during lightning storms? Or maybe you’re family has other superstitions that “protect” you during a lightning storm. Unfortunately, they don’t really hold up to modern science. At Omega Electrical & Mechanical Contractors, our electrical contractors know which myths […]

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