Blog

The Storm Response Truck

The winter weather has been interesting to say the least. Other than our commercial endeavors we have been very busy helping get customers, from all over the Outer Banks, get their homes and businesses repaired. The storms over the past few weeks have had most of our fleet very busy....

Nor’easter, The aftermath and repair

We are working hard to get many houses in Avon up and running again. Dozens of homes had their meters and disconnects flooded with sea water and destroyed. We are replacing tens of outdoor electrical systems as well. It’s a busy place with all kinds of contractors working as fast...

Work begins on the 3rd OBX Hospital building.

Suburban Electric has started work on another building for the hospital expansion project. This time it’s the Radiation Therapy building. The building is Phase One of a plan to develop a single location for comprehensive cancer care on the Outer Banks. We are honored to be part of its construction....

Another Standby Generator in Duck

Just finished this 22kw Generac Generator in Duck on Monday. Another customer who won’t have to fear the dreaded power outages that are a way of life here. The orders are rolling in and the generators lining up in the shop warehouse to customers all over the Outer Banks. It’s...

Fuji Steak House Rebuild

Back in September of 2017 the Fuji Steak House restaurant caught fire and was severely damaged in back part of the building. Most of the building will be completely redone and updated however. Suburban Electric is the selected electrical company to do all of the wiring, panels and other systems,...

Suburban Electric Selected for New OBH Radiation Therapy Center

Suburban Electric is busy finishing up the first phase of the OBX Hospital Expansion Project and getting equipment and people in place for our next exciting project. Suburban Electric has been selected as the electrical contractor for New OBH Radiation Therapy Center building. The construction will start very soon and...

Absolutely Outer Banks

This is one of the more interesting and fun jobs we get to do. The owners of Absolutely Outer Banks wanted their LED sign moved to their new location in Kitty Hawk. The bucket truck came in handy while carefully removing the sign and reinstalling it on the front of...

North Carolina Forest Service

Just finished installing new fuel pump electrical for the NC Forest Service in Stumpy Point. It turned into a good sized job, but was finished on time and in good order. We love commercial and government jobs and have many more scheduled for 2018 and beyond....

Suburban Electric Voted “Best of the Beach 2017”!

We did it! Suburban Electric was voted “Best of the Beach 2017”! in the Electrician category. Thanks to all of our great customers who gave us their vote and the hardworking employees that made it happen! It has been a very busy year and we appreciate the recognition! Our company...

Not a bad way to spend the day.

Suburban Electric has been very busy. We now have two very large commercial contracts and many residential house to fix and upgrade. We have added even more employees to handle the extra workload and keep us on track. Today two of us were fortunate enough to go to Carova beach...