Electrical

Yorktown Electrical

Whether you're an electrical contractor or working on a home project, Yorktown will have what you need. From conduit to fittings and connectors, from fans and ventilation parts to smoke detectors and batteries, we carry it all!

Here are just a few of the manufacturers whose products we have in stock;

  • RacoYorktown electric supplies
  • 3M
  • Murray
  • Topaz
  • Panasonic
  • Arlington
  • Colonial Wire
  • Ideal
  • Leviton

Have a project? Bring your plans in. We will be sure you get the right materials from the get-go.

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Product Videos

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Cooper Lighting Recessed Halo

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Wiring an Outlet

Chandeliers at Yorktown Electrical and Lighting, West Babylon,NY 11704

Wire Size and Electric Current

Wire size and electric currentWire Size and Electric Current – Joule Heating

Ever take a peek inside the toaster while you’re waiting for the toast to pop up?  If so, you would have noticed a bright orange glow.  That glow is produced when the toasting wires heat up, which in turn creates a nice crusty surface on your bread or waffle.  It’s the same phenomenon as when the filament inside an incandescent bulb glows.  The light and heat produced in both these cases are the result of the Joule, pronounced “jewel,” effect at work.
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Why Yorktown

Yorktown has long been known for its light bulb selection. In fact, home centers regularly send their customers here because they don't have the selection we carry. Our experience in the lighting and electrical fields allows us to answer almost any question you might ask.

Industry News

Light Directory at Yorktown Electrical and Lighting

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Electrical Resources

TED Magazine

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