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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 Cleveland Park electricians
Shirley T.
Mr. Yeargin was a great electrician. If I need an electrician again it would definitely be Mr. Yeargin.
yeargin electricalyeargin electrical
Julie D.
Electrician was on time, professional, and efficient. Couldn't be happier. Will call again.
JMJ Electrical Services LLCJMJ Electrical Services LLC
Samuel C.
On time, professional, competent, kind and capable. Everything you would want in an electrician.
Loper Electrical ServicesLoper Electrical Services
Alfred N.
Will definitely hire this gentleman when in next need an electrician. Very polite and professional.
Seymour’s ElectrialSeymour’s Electrial
Thumbtack Customer
Replaced 3 in-ceiling lights with 3 pendants. Response was prompt, electrician came within 24 hours, the work was professional, the quote was lowest I received, and most importantly, the electrician was friendly, accommodating, and a pleasure to work with. Would hire again and again.
JMJ Electrical Services LLCJMJ Electrical Services LLC
Cynthia H.
The electrician explained exactly what was wrong with our lighting, and saved us a lot of money!
Carlos & Son Home Improvement LLCCarlos & Son Home Improvement LLC
Nathan H.
Great electrician, very competent, very professional and punctual. I'd use him again in a heartbeat
Wadi Electric CoWadi Electric Co
Edward D.
Jose, was punctual, knowledgeable, and polite. I found his work excellent. A very good electrician. Ed
J. B.O electricJ. B.O electric
Umida J.
Great electrician. Doesn't only do his work but educates his customers as well. Clean job!
Olman ElectricOlman Electric
Mark D.
Punctual, professional, friendly, and he's a real electrician who made quick work of my ceiling fans and light fixtures.
Racing Electric LLCRacing Electric LLC
Thumbtack Customer
I'd hire Bryan again in a heart beat. He was honest, reliable, and trustworthy. Not just a good electrician, but a great person.
Bryan Electrical Services, LLCBryan Electrical Services, LLC
Charles C.
Ran into an issue with my outlet - Mr. McNeil was able to come the same day to repair. Found my new electrician.
McNeilEnterprisesLLCMcNeilEnterprisesLLC
Mark L.
Responded quickly. Arrived on time. Did a great job. I am very happy and will use them again if I need an electrician.
DMV WIREDDMV WIRED
Tony S.
Terrance install 2 electrical outlets in two difficult places. Previous electricians tried to over charge me. I’m thankful for Terrance’s desire to provide affordable and quality services.
T's Electric and Home ImprovementT's Electric and Home Improvement
Lisa M.
They were very responsive and the electrician, Bobby, was knowledgeable, efficient, and helpful in addressing all my questions about a particular part of the project. I would definitely contact this company again.
Lilly ElectricLilly Electric
Brian S.
Had a great experience. I had a problem one night and he was there the next morning with the best value. Great communication on The issues. Will be calling again the next time I need an electrician. Thanks!
MG electric servicesMG electric services
John F.
Kevin was an all around professional!!!! We was very responsive and prompt. He thoroughly described his work during the project and was very polite. I would recommend him to anyone looking for a skilled electrician!!!!
Reliable Electric LLCReliable Electric LLC
Mandy S.
Kevin resolved my flickering lighting problem quickly and took the time to explain everything he was doing to my tenants and me. Will definitely use him again next time we need an electrician.
Reliable Electric LLCReliable Electric LLC
Sarah B.
John was AMAZING! He responded right away and was able to complete the work within hours due to a prior cancellation. His work was thorough and the price was excellent. He will be my go-to electrician going forward!
Compass ElectricCompass Electric
Ana H.
I had 2 electricians come out to my client's home to install a chandelier. Both gave me the run around and said it was such a tedious task and it would take hours. I realized that they really didnt know what they were doing. Finally, I got onto Thumbtack and chose this electrician. He did an incredible job at pinpointing what needed to get done and getting the job done within a reasonable time and a fair price. I will be hiring him again for future projects.
D Arc ElectricD Arc Electric
Chloe L.
He was so good! Very professional, finished the job extremely quickly, cleaned up, and was more affordable than any of the other electricians I received quotes from. I would absolutely hire again!!
FixTman LLC (DC Top Pro)FixTman LLC (DC Top Pro)
Terri E.
Outstanding job! I had two highly recommended electricians (not from Thumbtack) flake on me so I was so happy when NGH quoted a fair price. He showed up and installed my porch light in no time.
NGH ElectricNGH Electric
Thumbtack Customer
Bryan is knowledgeable, kind and professional. I hired him for a simple light install and it turned into a troubleshooting issue. He didn't over charge me and was determined to fix the issue. I would recommend him to anyone that needs a reliable electrician.
Bryan Electrical Services, LLCBryan Electrical Services, LLC
Thumbtack Customer
J and M Electrical Services was highly professional and found an affordable solution to my electrical issue. Two electricians before that could not find a solution or abandoned the project so I also commend J and M for being committed to the work.
JMJ Electrical Services LLCJMJ Electrical Services LLC
Jk j.
Jesse exceeded my expectations. I was searching for a licensed electrician to install a living room ceiling fan (Hunter from HD) to replace an aged light fixture. His evaluation of the existing box and installation were perfect. Highly recommend!
Power House ServicesPower House Services
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