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8. Vattaso Electric
4.8 from 16 reviews
4.8 (16)
4.8 (16)

Electrical and Wiring Repair, Lighting Installation, Switch and Outlet Installation, Switch and Outlet Repair, Fan Installation

Offers remote services
Discounts available
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Serves Austin, TX
Michael with Vattaso electric is the man you want for the job. When faced with companies that couldn’t keep a timeline, rarely responded, and were all around unreliable - Michael was the one who came through and saved the day. He was prompt, professional, and went above and beyond in working with us to ensure we got exactly what we were looking for and did so in a timely and punctual manner. When issues arose, he went beyond standard and was nothing short of exceptional. If you need electrical work, there is no one better who I would trust more than Michael and Vattaso electric. If you need a job done and are worried about quality, cost, and professionalism - there is no better choice in the industry. Thank you for all that you do Michael, you are truly a great man.See more
Michael with Vattaso electric is the man you want for the job. When faced with companies that couldn’t keep a timeline, rarely responded, and were all around unreliable - Michael was the one who came through and saved the day. He was prompt, professional, and went above and beyond in working with us to ensure we got exactly what we were looking for and did so in a timely and punctual manner. When issues arose, he went beyond standard and was nothing short of exceptional. If you need electrical work, there is no one better who I would trust more than Michael and Vattaso electric. If you need a job done and are worried about quality, cost, and professionalism - there is no better choice in the industry. Thank you for all that you do Michael, you are truly a great man.

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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 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.

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. 

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