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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What do I need an electrician for?

Electricians can help with a variety of electricity-related jobs around your home. If you have a new home, they can install new wiring throughout. Or if you have an old home, they can help with wiring repair. 

If your lights keep flickering, circuit breakers seem to be faulty, or outlets don’t have any power, electricians can assist in sorting out the problem. Your house is full of electrical circuits, wiring and sockets that may need repair or updating. These tasks can be safely completed by electricians in your area.

Contact the best electricians near you today to start receiving free estimates for your project(s).

How much does a licensed electrician cost per hour?

An electrician’s average hourly rate is $75, but this price can range from $45-$120, depending on the complexity of the job and the materials needed. The total cost will also vary depending on how long your job takes and if the electrician charges for travel time.

Your location may also be a factor in determining the hourly rate of performing electrical work on your home. To get an accurate estimate of how much electrical work will cost you, contact the best electricians near you to receive free quotes.

How do I hire an electrician?

Go online to find a list of the best electricians in your area. View each individual electrician’s profile and learn more about their services and expertise. Then, read reviews from satisfied customers as well as any issues they may have encountered. This will help you find one with the right experience to work safely in your home.

You should also spend some time researching what qualifications and credentials they have. You might find information about their license on their profile, or you might need to check your local and state government’s website to verify their license. 

Once you’ve done a bit of research, ask to receive free estimates from several electricians in your area. Ultimately, hire the most qualified electrician who can complete your project at a reasonable price.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with an electrician during the COVID-19 pandemic?

To set up an appointment or consultation with an electrician during the COVID-19 pandemic, ensure that you are performing as much of the process digitally as possible. The best way to begin is by conducting an online search for local electricians. Ask if they can perform consultations over a phone or video call to comply with social distancing mandates. You should also discuss a strategy for how to complete the project during social distancing or whether the project should be completed once the pandemic has ended.

Do electricians do free estimates?

Yes, they do. Whether you’re looking for new electrical work or wiring repair, the electrician should offer you a free estimate. 

Go online to find the best electricians near you. After researching and finding a few pros who seem qualified for your job, go ahead and request a quote to find out how much those electricians will charge you.

What questions should I ask an electrician?

Here are a few questions you should ask any electrician you’re considering hiring:

  • Are you licensed or certified? A professional electrician should have this information ready and up to date. 
  • Do you have any references? Ask for references to learn about their work history from previous customers. You may be able to look online at reviews, but it’s also good to speak to someone to find out their experience with this electrician. 
  • What types of services do you offer? Whether you need repairs or installation services, make sure the electrician can perform the work you need.
  • How long will the job take? This will help you set expectations and rearrange your schedule (if needed).
  • Can you send me free estimates? Request a job quote or estimate. This will help with comparing different electricians. The numbers may vary, but be sure to factor in the experience of each person, as well as the scope of electrical work you’re asking about.

Contact the best electricians near you today to start receiving free estimates for your project.

Is it worth it to hire an electrician?

Yes, it's usually worth it to hire an electrician instead of doing the work yourself.

Electrical work can be very dangerous. The pros spend many years working and studying before they become licensed and certified. That knowledge and training can help them work safely and perform the job without harming themselves or your home. 

Even a small wiring repair job can be unsafe if not done correctly. Hiring someone that has specialized training on how to do each specific job is the safest choice.

Get free estimates from the best electricians near you today.

How can I find out if an electrician is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

Guidelines are available from both local and federal government agencies to clarify which services qualify as essential during the COVID-19 pandemic. To determine whether an electrician is considered an essential service provider in your area, check your city or state’s government websites.

For federal guidelines, consult CISA’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 page, which outlines 16 critical infrastructure sectors. But not that some, not all, jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.

Reviews for Roseville electricians
Thumbtack Customer
Great work! Great price! Will definitely be our go to electrician.
Lemere ElectricLemere Electric
Robert C.
Sam was great. He was very professional, found the problem quickly, and resolved it. If you are looking for an electrician for any reason this is the guy to call. Trust me, you will not be disappointed.
Mitchell Family ElectricMitchell Family Electric
Don C.
Sam was very responsive and arrived a little early. He quickly saw what needed to be done and finished the work very quickly. We will definitely use him again if we need and electrician.
Mitchell Family ElectricMitchell Family Electric
Thumbtack Customer
Brian did an outstanding job of installing pendant lighting in our new home. He is very knowledgeable, professional, and customer-oriented. He takes pride in his work and his rate is reasonable. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs an electrician to provide services.
Lemere ElectricLemere Electric
Jerry B.
Chris had an injured rotator cuff but matched us up with another highly qualified electrician. He stayed in touch each day to make sure we got the help we needed and called after the work was done to be sure we were happy With the work. We’ll done, Chris
ODell ConstructionODell Construction
Jennifer L.
I needed a breaker replaced ASAP because I work from home. Contacted Kaleb who came to my house the same day. He Was efficient, reasonably priced, and went above and beyond to make sure that I understood everything he was doing. After talking to several electricians I feel that Kaleb was the most honest and wasn’t trying to screw me out of money! I would highly recommend and I will use again for electrical work at my home.
Kaleb AllenKaleb Allen
Thumbtack Customer
Brian is excellent. I highly recommend him if you're looking for high competence, cleanliness and thoroughness. He's courteous, and very precise about his work. He looked around for anything that flagged his attention since this home is new to me. He even turned off my interior roof lights left on by the HVAC folks when they were up there last. He mounted my TV's and hid the wires in the wall among other projects I needed an electrician for. I scheduled several projects with him. He knows his stuff and goes beyond to meet your requests. He's trustworthy.
Lemere ElectricLemere Electric
Dennis S.
After looking at the reviews for an electrician I chose Val to do the work we wanted done. Boy! What a great decision that was. In addition to his Professionalism, Responsiveness and Value, his work was exceptional. I can't say enough about the wonderful job he did. We had him install a chandelier in the dinning room, two hall lights, two pendants in the kitchen, replace an outlet on the island and install an outlet in the master bath. It was an all day job and he worked all day. When he arrived he put down floor coverings and as he worked in different locations would adjust them accordingly. When he was finished he cleaned up, vacuumed and hauled away all of the trash. I will definitely refer him to my neighbors. I have a living room light to replace and two outside garage lights to install. Needless to say I had him give me a quote an will be having him come and do the work as soon as we find the lights we want. I highly recommend Val to anyone who is looking for electrial work.
Val KozachenkoVal Kozachenko
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