Top Ten Reasons To Select Our Company


  1. We have been in business since 1947 – same city, same phone number, same owners.
  2. We are a family-owned and operated business, which means we take pride in our work.
  3. We are listed installers with Underwriters Laboratories.
  4. We carry full liability and full worker’s compensation insurance.
  5. We provide written proposals and estimates that clearly define the work to be performed so there are no surprises to you, the customer.
  6. We are members of the United Lightning Protection Association (ULPA), the Lightning Protection Institute (LPI), the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the Lightning Safety Alliance (LSA), and the National Trust for Historical Preservation.  On a local level, we are members of the Better Business Bureau of Central Virginia, Inc. and The Virginia Historical Society.
  7. We provide an extensive list of references for your review.
  8. Unlike our competitors who claim “X” amount of years experience, we are the one and only company who has almost 70 years experience in solely lightning protection (not roofing, electrical contracting, general contracting, etc.).
  9. We make every effort to service our customers by addressing any unique situation or request.
  10. As specialists in our field, we have worked with leading architects and engineers to design and install lightning protection systems for historical landmarks such as:  The Governor’s Mansion, Monticello, Montpelier, The U.S.S. Sequoia (Presidential Yacht), Tudor Place, Tuckahoe Plantation, Flowerdew Hundred, Maymont (Dooley Mansion), Poplar Forest, Reveille House, Robertson’s Windmill (Colonial Williamsburg), Stratford Hall, Blandfield, Bruton Parrish Church, Totomoi, Main Street Station, The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, The State Capitol and many more.