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Main Service Panel Upgrades and Repair

Main Service Panel Upgrades and Repair

The rapid growth in technology and advances and improvements in electrical equipment are placing an increasing burden on the electrical circuits in homes, especially those built more than ten years ago. If you are dependent on electronics and electrical equipment, or are increasing your collection, you might want to consider main service panel upgrades – [...]

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Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters

Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters

The danger of fires from faulty electrical systems or electrical malfunctions is a real and serious problem. One of the major causes is from an electric arc occurring in the wiring. After 2002, building codes were upgraded to require arc fault circuit interrupters in bedrooms of newly constructed homes. After 2008, the rest of the [...]

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Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Wiring

Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Wiring

At Gold Medal Service, our licensed electricians understand the intricacies of working in environments which combine water and electricity. Pool, spa and hot tub wiring requires special considerations for safe, long lasting and legal installations. Fortunately, our skilled technicians love a challenge. Just a few of the unique considerations which need to be taken into [...]

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Standby and Backup Power Generators

Standby and Backup Power Generators

If you’ve lived in the area for any length of time, you’re probably no stranger to winter ice storms and power outages. Since we know that being without power for any period of time can be more than just an inconvenience to your family, our experts are here to show you that being without the [...]

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Electrical Repair and Service by Gold Medal Experts

For decades, Gold Medal Service has provided top-notch award winning electrical repair and service in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey areas. No job is too small or too big – and our experienced and highly skilled technicians take pride in their unmatched and unbeaten record of premier electrical service. Our doors are open 24 hours [...]

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Energy Saving Devices

Energy Saving Devices

With the cost of electricity seemingly always on the rise, you may be looking for options to make your home more energy-efficient. Since so much of the home’s energy waste comes from electronics, energy saving devices are a natural part of the solution to your family’s energy usage issues. At Gold Medal, our experts are [...]

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Newark NJ Electrical Services

Newark NJ Electrical Services

Are you looking for dependable Newark NJ electrical repair and installation services? Our professional team of highly experienced technicians can meet all your electrical needs. When it comes to electricity, you don’t want to take any chances, as poor, damaged or improperly installed wiring can lead to injuries, damage to your home and appliances, and [...]

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Trenton NJ Electrical

Trenton NJ Electrical

Gold Medal is the gold standard for electrical service and repair. If you have a problem with your Trenton, NJ electrical system or would like a quote on new installation, a retrofit or an update, please give us a call. We pride ourselves on being members of the greater Trenton community with an in depth [...]

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Why Your Home Needs a Surge Protector

Why Your Home Needs a Surge Protector

When most people imagine a surge protector, they tend to think of the strip they plug their computer equipment into. For some, it fulfills the same need as an extension cord and nothing else. What the average homeowner doesn’t realize is that power surges can strike at any time and damage more than just computer [...]

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Is Aluminum Wire Used for Heat Pump Installations Okay?

Is Aluminum Wire Used for Heat Pump Installations Okay?

At Gold Medal Service, we receive a lot of questions about aluminum wire including if aluminum wire used for heat pump installations is okay. Because of the history of aluminum wire, and its spotty performance, we do not recommend using aluminum wire for electrical installations. Instead, we prefer to use copper wire for heat pump [...]

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