Keep Your Family Safe…Use a Licensed Electrician

Oak Electric Service has the combined experience of over 30 years of providing quality electrical service. If you’ve ever contemplated tackling basic electrical tasks yourself, we highly recommend that you use an experienced, licensed electrical contractor. Here are some reasons why. First of all, a licensed electrician knows the laws and regulations and you don’t. [...]

By |2013-05-05T17:31:58+00:00May 5th, 2013|0 Comments

Some Home Electrical Safety Reminders

Home electrical problems account for 26,100 fires and $1 billion in property losses annually. Some of these fires are caused by electrical system failures, but many more are caused by incorrectly installed wiring and overloaded circuits and extension cords—issues that can be prevented with a little foresight, and some common sense. Here are some basic [...]

By |2013-04-25T18:40:12+00:00April 25th, 2013|0 Comments

Electrical Emergency? Call Oak Electric 24/7

Keep Your Family Safe...Use a Licensed Electrician. Call Oak Electric 800-964-7070. When you have a problem with your business or residential electrical system, it is best not to attempt to fix it yourself. Small mistakes and the best intentions can result in big fire hazards or even electrocutions. Be on the safe side and call [...]

By |2013-01-25T15:06:45+00:00January 25th, 2013|0 Comments

Oak Electric—One-Stop Electrical Services and More!

When it comes to comprehensive electrical services—industrial, commercial and residential—we want you to “Think Oak Electric.” We provide all of the typical electrical services, such as: general troubleshooting and repair work; circuit breaker panel upgrades; installation of electric appliances and ceiling fans; remodel wiring and new construction; electrical work for swimming pools and hot tubs; [...]

By |2013-01-08T13:30:58+00:00January 8th, 2013|0 Comments

Holiday Electrical Safety Reminder

It’s that time of year when we go all out with the holiday lighting and electrical decorations as part of how we celebrate the season. Did you know that more than 80% of Americans decorate their homes as part of their winter holiday celebrations?  Almost two-thirds of respondents use electric lights in their indoor decorating [...]

By |2012-12-15T15:02:33+00:00December 15th, 2012|0 Comments

Use Portable Space Heaters Safely

As temperatures drop, many families may use portable electric space heaters to help warm their homes. The Electrical Safety Foundation International warns that space heaters could cause fires and injuries if not used properly. In fact, the U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that more than 25,000 residential fires every year are associated with the [...]

By |2012-10-15T12:39:58+00:00October 15th, 2012|0 Comments

Call Oak Electric for All of Your Electrical Projects

Whether you are experiencing an electrical issue or just want to check out your electrical system and whether you are a residential or commercial customer, Oak Electric Service can help. A preferred vendor for DTE Energy, we have been providing comprehensive electrical services for the industrial, commercial and residential markets in Metro Detroit and Southeast [...]

By |2012-09-22T17:11:32+00:00September 22nd, 2012|0 Comments

Storm Season Safety Reminder

It isn’t even summer yet and many Michiganders have already endured power outages due to storms that have knocked down power lines and utility poles. Here a few tried and true tips for weathering another storm season: Have on hand a portable radio, flashlights and fresh batteries. Know where your electric circuit box is located [...]

By |2012-06-16T22:22:38+00:00June 16th, 2012|0 Comments

Tips for Operating a Portable Generator Safely

A portable generator can be a good temporary power supply for lighting, vital medical equipment, refrigerators, sump pumps and essential appliances. Following is a partial list of tips from DTE Energy for safely installing and operating a portable generator.  (For complete list, visit the DTE Energy website.) Follow the manufacturer’s instructions to avoid injuring someone [...]

By |2020-06-19T04:49:29+00:00April 27th, 2012|0 Comments

Spring Storms–Be Ready with Home Backup Power Generation

More than 62 percent of power outages in the U.S. are weather or tree-related, resulting in billions of dollars in damages annually. From a backed-up septic system to medical equipment to a freezer without power, your losses can range from minor inconveniences to a huge headache. Oak Electric can install a home backup power system [...]

By |2020-06-19T04:46:17+00:00March 16th, 2012|0 Comments