Frequently Asked Questions
You will find answers to all of your most common Electrical Services related questions located here.
No. Conduit should be stopped just short of the box.
The top of the elbow must be 6″ from the pole..
If the service is being supplied from a utility pole, the member is required to supply 1-10′ section of SCH 80 PVC and 2-10′ sections of SCH 40 PVC to be left near the base of the pole for installation by the power company up the pole.
Yes, contact the power company and a representative will come and inspect the ditch and conduit. The representative will place a white sticker on the meter panel with a pass or fail notice.
Yes, There are three types. Overhead only, Underground only, and Overhead/Underground combination bases. However, combination boxes are not recommended for Underground installations because of their limited wire space.
No, We will not set a meter without a final inspection or in some instances a non occupancy permit shall be allowed from the local electrical inspector.