Our Jacksonville-based commercial and residential electrical company is weathered in hurricane preparedness and ready to help you prep for the storm, or clean up after it. The past few years, we have been sacked by large, devastating storms – knocking out power to large swaths of Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beaches, Yulee and St. Augustine. Thompson […]

Every trade has it’s tools to get the job done. Electricians are no different. They even have special tools specifically invented to help with safety and tight spaces they can’t even see. Whether you’ve though about it or not here are some tools you can find in an electricians tool belt. Linemen  Pliers Wires need […]

FPE panels were America’s go-to circuit panels during the 1980s and many can still be found today. However, the dangers surrounding these panels may not be as well known. At Thompson Electric we specialize in electrical work and identifying circuit panels that pose a risk to households and businesses. A Fire Hazard Millions of Federal […]

Living in Jacksonville Florida, it’s important to know what to do in case of emergencies – especially when it has to do with electrical. Do you need a generator? Which generator is best for you in times of power outages or damage from severe weather vs camping or tailgating? There’s a lot of decisions that […]

It takes a lot of time and skill to be a licensed electrician at Thompson Electric and very little to pretend to be a licensed electrician on Craigslist. Many people and businesses have looked to Craigslist for electrical work and did not get the results they were hoping for… False Advertising Usually, the “electricians” on […]