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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Can I use digital payments to pay for electrical and wiring repair?

These days, many electricians will accept digital payments for electrical work and wiring repair instead of traditional cash or check. The COVID-19 pandemic has helped speed up the adoption of platforms like PayPal, Zelle, Square Cash, Venmo, Google Pay and others as a means of complying with social distancing guidelines.

As you search for electricians online, ask whether they’ll accept digital payment and set up a strategy for staying safe. 

Does an electrician need to enter my home?

Whether an electrician needs to enter your home depends on the type of work that needs to be completed. Any work on receptacles, lights and more located on the inside or outside of your house will likely require an electrician to enter your home.

Ask electricians in your area to perform a video consultation instead of a traditional walk-through to assess the project. During the consultation, they should be able to tell you if they’ll need to enter your home or not. 

Reviews for Westview electricians
Kushagra B.
Came and fixed the electrical arcs that were happening in my electrical panel by replacing some breakers. He was punctual and did the job efficiently.
Mike's Services Inc.Mike's Services Inc.
Edward M.
Armstrong did a great job installing my new electrical outlet in the closet, a new lighting fixture and an electrical smartkey door lock. I'm definitely keeping his info for future electrical needs. I strongly encourage you to hire him ASAP!
Armstrong Lighting solutions LLC  & Als cleaningArmstrong Lighting solutions LLC & Als cleaning
Kathryn R.
The people at Devoted Electrical were very helpful and went out of their way to take a look at my electrical problem and give me some honest advice.
Devoted Electrical Services, LLCDevoted Electrical Services, LLC
Brian B.
Emanuel installed an outdoor electrical outlet for me. He was professional and easy to work with through the process. I will contact him again on any future electrical projects.
Pass Electric & HVAC, Inc.Pass Electric & HVAC, Inc.
Alicia C.
Daniel was very professional, courteous and prompt. Completed the electrical work without any problems. Will be using him again for my electrical needs. Pricing was reasonable and fair.
Daniel FreemanDaniel Freeman
Thumbtack Customer
Install a new electrical outlet in bathroom
Taylor Lance ElectricTaylor Lance Electric
Thumbtack Customer
Great job! Recommend to others for their electrical needs
Rayon Electrical Construction LLCRayon Electrical Construction LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Emanuel did a great job. He figured out my electrical problem quickly, and was able to fix it. I will definitely be calling him again in the future for my electrical needs.
Pass Electric & HVAC, Inc.Pass Electric & HVAC, Inc.
Thumbtack Customer
Great work. Solved my electrical issue in a flash!
Taylor Lance ElectricTaylor Lance Electric
Trevor G.
Eric installed Sense, a whole home energy monitoring system. His work was professional, efficient, and high quality. I will use Absolute Electrical for any electrical work I have in the future.
Absolute Electrical-Top Rated Pro Serving Atlanta!Absolute Electrical-Top Rated Pro Serving Atlanta!
Thumbtack Customer
Larvell from Power Up Electrical replaced some old electrical work that had been done by a previous owner. He arrived when expected and communicated when he was near. He worked quickly, explaining to me all that was being done. This was great for as I do not have much experience or knowledge about electrical work. Larvell was a professional, very respectful of the house and of our time. We will be using Larvell and Power Up Electrical in the future and I will recommend them to friends and family.
Power Up Electrical ContractorsPower Up Electrical Contractors
Jill G.
I was very happy with 24/7 electric. I appreciate their honesty. I had 6 problem areas which were not electrical problems at all, but my fixtures. I would highly recommend them.
24/7 Electric24/7 Electric
Darryl R.
Thomas at 24/7 Electric was extreme knowledgeable, and took time to answer my questions and make recommendations regarding wiring and installing electrical circuits to my home. His pricing was affordable and he was professional and ethical. I could tell that he enjoys his profession and will contact him again for future projects. I highly recommend 24/7 Electric.
24/7 Electric24/7 Electric
Darius B.
Very professional and prompt. The quality of work is excellent. I would highly recommend for your electrical needs. I saved their info for the future. Now I can say that I have an electric guy(s).
Hot Socket Electrical ServicesHot Socket Electrical Services
Josh B.
Did a great job diagnosing and repairing an electrical issue at our home
RS ServicesRS Services
Kim S.
Gerald did a fantastic job on our electrical wiring for a very fair price. He was professional, flexible, and knowledgeable. I recommend him to anyone who needs great electrical work done in a timely manner without breaking the bank.
Gerald the ElectricianGerald the Electrician
Thumbtack Customer
Excellent service and will definitely use Extralines Communications in the future for all my electrical needs!!
Extralines CommunicationsExtralines Communications
Marie H.
Mr Freeman was very professional and arrived before time. He worked in an proficient manner to repair electrical wiring needed for my mother's home at a very reasonable price. I will recommend Daniel Freeman to family and friends for needed electrical needs going forward.
Daniel FreemanDaniel Freeman
Brett M.
ENR Electric quickly analyzed what was a critical electric repair (cable from GA Power connection to meter, disconnect and panel), thoroughly explained options & code, coordinated permitting, and even stayed well after working hours to finish the work. Thanks Enrique!!
ENR Electric, LLCENR Electric, LLC
Nicole J.
Mr. Young communicated well and did a great job replacing my electrical outlets.
Young Res ServicesYoung Res Services
Thumbtack Customer
I had gotten a quote from another company prior to Pass Electric. The quoted resolutions for resolving my problem were completely different. Being a person not very familiar with the HVAC language, I called a trusted contractor for advice. Emanuel of Pass Electric didn't mind calling my contractor to explain his problem resolution. My contractor agreed that Pass Electric's resolution made good sense. I hired Pass Electric. Emanuel immediately search his resources to find a discounted unit to fit my budget. Called him on Monday, hired him Monday and he completed the job on Tuesday. A few points about Emanuel. Very professional, promptly returns calls or texts and I felt like I was was treated fairly. I would definitely recommend Pass Electric & HVAC.
Pass Electric & HVAC, Inc.Pass Electric & HVAC, Inc.
Allen C.
Power Up Electrical Contractors came to my office on time and changed out my wall switches and electrical outlets. Only small suggestion i have is they bring a mini dyson/dust buster and vacuum dry wall dust that fell on the carpet during installation.
Power Up Electrical ContractorsPower Up Electrical Contractors
Blake P.
They did a great job. Very knowledgeable and will use them again in the future with other electrical needs.
Aria Electrical & Home ImprovementAria Electrical & Home Improvement
Thumbtack Customer
Mr.Vazquez, was on time, polite, affordable, and when he discovered that the issue was not electrical, he still fixed it!
Lighting Resolution LLCLighting Resolution LLC
Claudette W.
Mike came in diagnosed the issue and repaired it quickly. He also told me of other electrical issues that need to be taken care of. He stayed within our agreed upon price. I will definitely call him again to update all the electrical outlets in my home.
Mike's Services Inc.Mike's Services Inc.
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