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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 Mint Hill electricians
Riley B.
Best electrician in Charlotte!
Michael B.
Very reliable electrician!
Ambrose ElectricAmbrose Electric
Jayme J.
Honest and good electrician!
Electric MedicsElectric Medics
Jim C.
My new electrician
ECCT ElectricECCT Electric
Henry S.
Extremely experienced and professional electrician
ECCT ElectricECCT Electric
Matthew H.
I've found my trusted electrician in Charlotte.
Electric MedicsElectric Medics
Kelsey D.
Excellent electrician! He was very punctual, professional, and friendly. Great work thanks!
GP ServicesGP Services
John R.
Wayne is tremendous and I would recommend him to anyone looking for a quality electrician.
DWALT ElectricDWALT Electric
Luis V.
Excellent service. Glad to have an electrician that I can contact for future needs.
Finity ElectricFinity Electric
Avery S.
Shon was quick to respond to our needs. The electrician, Matt, was extremely talented and not only completed all the tasks in a timely manor but he also cleaned up after himself. If we ever need an electrician we will be working with them again. Thank you guys!
Electric MedicsElectric Medics
Gabriel O.
From start to finish, Bill was hands down one of the best electricians I’ve worked with! He was very punctual in his responses, on time every time, very knowledgeable and professional in his work. All this and he is fairly priced. This is my new electrician in the Charlotte area!
Ambrose ElectricAmbrose Electric
Thumbtack Customer
Waste of money and time. He and another electrician are in some sort of scam. Will never hire again
J. Williams Electrical Services, LLC.J. Williams Electrical Services, LLC.
Caitlin F.
On time, did the job quickly and very competitively priced. Would recommend to anyone looking for an electrician!
Wyre ElectricWyre Electric
Susan S.
Freeway was quick to respond to my job request and did a great job will all my electrician needs!
Freeway Electrical Service LLCFreeway Electrical Service LLC
John B.
I requested assistance with installation if a programmable thermostat. The electrician arrived on time, was professional and clean. I ended up buying a wrong thermostat and required the electrician to visit a second time. The project is done and I am pleased with the end result. I highly recommend this company for your electrical needs.
Electric MedicsElectric Medics
Sherry G.
Needed an electrician in a pinch and Rob was right on it. Very professional, timely and responsive. Would definitely hire him again!
ECCT ElectricECCT Electric
Susan N.
We figured out it was an appliance issue. Cancelled appointment with no issues, but will definitely reach out if/when we do need an electrician! 👌
The Plug Electrical llcThe Plug Electrical llc
Marcus H.
EM Electric has a excellent electrician. I would most definitely recommend this company to my family and friends. Thanks Evan.
EM ElectricEM Electric
Cynthia H.
Great experience & customer service & reasonable prices from Juan & his co-worker, will definitely be using for future electrician needs.
J&G ElectricJ&G Electric
Caleb H.
Charged for 4 hours of labor because the electrician failed to check the breaker to realize that outlet was tripped. Should have taken 5 minutes.
Exquisite electricalExquisite electrical
Stacy T.
I will definitely use again. Very professional and courteous. On time and cleaned up after. Would refer to any of my friends looking for an electrician
Ambrose ElectricAmbrose Electric
LeeAnn H.
We found our forever electrician! I will be calling them with any needs we ever have, in this house or the next, as long as we are in Charlotte!
Nunez Electric ServiceNunez Electric Service
Don B.
Absolutely outstanding work, at a fair price. Very professional, and provided lots of information. If I need an electrician again, this is who I will contact first.
Paraclete Electrical ServicesParaclete Electrical Services
Deepa G.
Did a great job and very quickly. Arrived prior to the due time and kept me up to date on arrival status. My go to electrician for the future!
Bonnie C.
Great person. Great professional. Thoughtful problem-solver totally focused on customer satisfaction. Would highly recommend and will be my go to electrician for all my electrical needs.
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