Aiken Augusta Electric & Security

Proudly Serving the Aiken & Augusta Area for 33 years

Aiken Augusta Electric and Security is a local, family owned and operated business serving the CSRA since 1987. Our customers are our greatest asset. We strive to do quality work the first time, be thorough, reliable, and honest.

Steve Bloedel SR.


Steve, originally from Minnesotta, made his way to the CSRA after serving in the Navy on a nuclear submarine for eight years. His service gave him his background training as an electrician. He founded Aiken Augusta Security in 1987 and has grown the business into a larger, reputable name with the help of Eric Presnell and family. He is married to Brenda and has two kids, Steven and Stefanie, who also work for Aiken Augusta Electric and Security.

Eric Presnell

Vice President

Eric began working for Steve Bloedel at Aiken Augusta Security in 1995 and became a licensed electrical contractor in 1999. He then started the electrical division alongside Steve and the business became known as Aiken Augusta Electric & Security. He has continued to serve customers through the CSRA and has built a reputation for quality work. Eric was also elected to the North Augusta City Council in 2019 and has continued to be an active representative in the community. He is married to Kat and has a daughter named Katie.

Steven Bloedel JR.

Licensed Electrical Contractor

Steven is the son of Steve Bloedel, founder of Aiken Augusta Security. He has been with the company since he was 18 and became a licensed electrical contractor January 2020. He has lived in North Augusta his entire life and is excited to be a part of and grow the family business. He is married to Lexie and has two daughters, Scarlett and Allison.