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    Mills Electric Company LLC Logo
    Statesville, NC·

    Wiring Upgrades, Panel Upgrades, Preventative , and 2 more

    "Mills electric repaired all the outside outlets on my house. He also got lights working in my crawl space that have not worked in a while!! It was all in bad wiring. Which he figured out within an hour of being here!! I HIGHLY Recommend them for you electrical needs!!"

    Steve R. in November 2023

    SP
    Charlotte, NC·

    "Smart power source did a wonderful job installing my gas line. Jason was professional and very knowledgeable when speaking to him about my specific job. He made sure to explain how his crew would complete the job and what to expect. When his crew got to my house on the day of the install they were very polite and wasted no time getting to work. They where in and out with no wasted time. Fast and professional what more could you ask for. I would recommend him for every one."

    David A. in January 2024

    DS
    Denver, NC·

    Electrical Contracting

    "Knowledgeable, professional, and fair value."

    Dennis C. in September 2021

    KH
    Maiden, NC·

    Electrical

    "Kenneth Hager and crew are Absolutly Number 1 in electrical work We have used them to install new breaker box for home And this very week to install new thermostat in home for heating and cooling Honest very Fair on all Service and Prices Do not Go Elswhere Great work First Class And do trust his referrals for other needs Will use him this summer THANK YOU"

    Joseph Eric R. in January 2021

    Vinesett Electric Service, LLC Logo
    Bessemer City, NC·

    Electrical

    "Joshua Vinesett is a very knowledgeable professional. He went through with me several possible ways to do the work. The work was done neatly, including running conduit under a stone-paved walkway and in a soffit. One part was on back order, so he came back on a weekend to install it before asking for any payment. At the same time as this project I had a problem with my heatpump. The HVAC technician spent about 6 hours and couldn't find the problem. I asked Josh to look at it. He found the issue in around half an hour. That part was also on back order, so he installed it along with the contracted part, and charged me only the cost of the part and 1 hour labor. Josh will be my electrician for and future work, and I've already recommended him to a friend."

    Michael W. in February 2023

    Mr. Electric of Gastonia Logo
    Gastonia, NC·

    Getting home up to latest NEC code, Switches & Outlets, New circuits , and 2 more

    "Carleton is friendly, dependable, knowledgeable and can do almost anything even on the spur of the moment request. From repairing light switches to installing power panels and celling fans . Will hire again anytime I need something fixed or installed ."

    Linda B. in April 2022

    Mid America Lightning Protection Logo
    Marshall, IL·

    Roof repair water proofing no electrical, Lightning Protection - Install or Repair

    "Mr. Jim Gorman who is the owner of the business called me back within a half hour of my email posting. He visited my home 3 days later, inspected things, and told me what the approximate cost would be. He and his helper then installed an entire lightning protection system on both my house and a back garage/storage area. He did things exactly as I wanted in every way. Also threw in a free weathervane which increased the beauty of my home. I would have no objection to recommending this gentleman and his company to anyone who is in need of a competently installed lightning protection system for their home/property. MID-AMERICA LIGHTNING RODS is one fine company run by a man who cares about doing good work according to the latest safety codes etc. Having lost my previous retirement home to lightning, it was very important to me to get this job done and quickly because the thunderstorm season is upon us and with the climate change, those storms are very wicked, especially here out in the country where i live!"

    Father Richard K. in May 2021

    Power Source Electrical Services, Inc. Logo
    Charlotte, NC·

    Exterior Building Lighting, Generator Install, Wiring Panel Upgrade , and 1 more

    "They came on time fixed the generator so that it would come on when the power went down. I was so impressed with the timeliness and the knowledge of my generator that I signed up for their maintenance program"

    Joseph R. in January 2018

    GE
    Kings Mountain, NC·

    electrical

    About us: "We pride our company on reliability, great communication, integrity, and quality work. We are experts in our trade and will do our best to keep you as educated as we can on your particular task or project. We look forward to earning your business! Book with us online or feel free to give us a call today!"

    VE

    In business since 2020

    About us: "We pride our company on reliability, great communication, integrity, and quality work. We are experts in our trade and will do our best to keep you as educated as we can on your particular task or project. We look forward to earning your business! Book with us online or feel free to give us a call today!"

    HS

    In business since 1987

    Concord, NC·

    Fixed Generator, Panel Upgrade, Attic Fans

    About us: "After a quarter of a century in business, Horizons Services, LLC, remains fully committed to setting the industry standard for customer service, installation, and focusing on things that are important to busy homeowners: respect for their time, their home and their property; up-front pricing, and an unconditional 100% money back guarantee."

    Lightning Defense, LLC (North Carolina) Logo
    Zephyrhills, FL·

    Lightning Protection, NO ELECTRICAL WORK

    "John Sherlock and his wife Corrine called within 1/2 hour of looking for Lightning Rod installers. He was available and was over to talk with us within one hour. He sent all his credentials and licenses and insurance coverages of his business and they came over the next morning and completed the installation extremely fast. He gave a fantastic offer, and lifetime warranty coverage and will even come over and take down system when we replace the roof and place back up at no charge! His wife even saw some plants we had not put in the garden still sitting in containers, and offered and planted them in the spaces we wanted, just to help out. Very friendly, helpful, professional, extremely knowledgeable and even suggested adding Lakeland Electrics Surge Protector protection they provide to go along with the Lightning rods. Yes would have them again on any home anytime."

    David and Linda G. in November 2017

    RE

    In business since 2018

    troutman, NC·

    Solar/EV Chargers, Generators, Panel swaps/service upgrades , and 2 more

    About us: "We take great pride in our experience, expertise, quality, and customer service that we provide to meet the consumer's needs. It is our mission to provide excellent workmanship and complete customer satisfaction, from the start to the completion of a project. In order to understand the needs and expectations of our customers, we take great care to work and communicate with every customer in a professional manner. Our reputation is based on service, safety, and quality, regardless of how large or small the job."

    DE

    In business since 2009

    Mint Hill, NC·

    Commercial Electrical, Residential Electrical

    About us: "DLB Electric Company is your premier choice for electrical work and advise. We have provided high quality work and friendly customer service in Charlotte for years. Call today and let us take care of all electrical needs! We specialize in both residential and commercial projects."

    Coleman Electrical LLC Logo
    Shelby, NC·

    Electrical

    "Ryan was personable and very polite. He explained everything that needed to be repaired. His work reflects his care; he was quick, precise and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend and will be calling for further projects."

    Jessie C. in December 2023

    BE

    "I know nothing about electrical work so I had Kevin come out to see if installing a hardwired garage heater was possible given my house layout. He came over a day after contacting me for the first time and considered all possible ways to complete the task. Turns out it would be a very expensive process that would require some demolition of my driveway to properly access the source of electricity. I decided not to go through with the project and Kevin suggested some alternative ideas that I will pursue. Although he didnâ t perform the work, I appreciate his prompt communication, his availability, and honesty."

    Jackson M. in November 2023

    EI

    In business since 2016

    North Wilkesboro, NC·

    Computer Upgrades, Networking, I.T.

    About us: "We are committed to excellence in every aspect of our business. We uphold a standard of integrity bound by fairness, honesty and personal responsibility. Our distinction is the quality of service we bring to our customers. Accurate knowledge of our trade combined with ability is what makes us true professionals. Above all, we are watchful of our customers interests, and make their concerns the basis of our business."

    PE

    In business since 1992

    Newton, NC·

    Electrician

    About us: "We take great pride in our experience, expertise, quality, and customer service that we provide to meet the consumer’s needs. It is our mission to provide excellent workmanship and complete customer satisfaction from start to completion of a project. In order to understand the needs and expectations of our customers, we take great care to work and communicate with every customer in a professional manner. Our reputation is based on service, safety, and quality, regardless of how large or small the job."

    WW

    In business since 2015

    About us: "We take great pride in our experience, expertise, quality, and customer service that we provide to meet the consumers needs. It is our mission to provide excellent workmanship and complete customer satisfaction from start to completion of a project. In order to understand the needs and expectations of our customers, we take great care to work and communicate with every customer in a professional manner. Our reputation is based on service, safety, and quality, regardless of how large or small the job."

    JE
    Charlotte, NC·

    Outlets, Panel Upgrades

    "Javier has spent many years in the electrical business. He is very professional and clean. He communicates well and provides a great service at a fantastic price. I have had Javier do multiple projects in my home from adding outlets, light fixtures, breakers, rewiring rooms, and troubleshooting faulty equipment. I have recommended him to many close friends and they have also hired him with great reviews. I plan to have him bid on a new build in the coming months for our family house."

    Kevin W. in February 2024

    DE
    Denver, NC·

    Electrical Service

    "These guys are awesome and professional! They were so careful with my fixtures and did a great job! Quality service all the way around."

    Melissa W. in September 2021

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How much do electricians typically cost?

  • Denver, North Carolina Average
    $304
  • Typical Range
    $149 - $466
  • Low End - High End
    $78 - $900

Frequently asked questions

  • An electrician’s cost per hour comes in between $50 and $100. It’ll vary depending on your location and the type or professional you hire. Areas with a higher cost of living can expect to pay on the higher end of that scale. Licensing level may also increase the price.
  • Usually you’ll pay a higher rate for the first hour. This covers their travel and time expense. Emergency or after-hours rates are usually higher too – expect to pay an emergency fee of up to $300 plus a higher hourly rate.

Electricians do a fair amount of larger remodeling and new construction projects but also common residential projects including:

For cost information related to the above tasks, visit our Electrical Cost Guide.

  1. Do you have a license to perform electrical work in this state?
    All states require an electrical license or work performed under a Master Electrician. You should also ask how many on the job hours of experience they have.
  2. Do you have insurance?
    Never use one who isn’t insured. You can ask to see proof of insurance.
  3. Do you have prior work references?
    You might skip this for small jobs like installing a light or outlet. For larger projects, always get references.
  4. What are your rates?
    Always ask up front. Getting a detailed quote up front is the best way to go.
  5. Who is going to do the actual work?
    Often, a Master Electrician will come out to diagnose and bid on projects, but they have their apprentice and journeyman electricians do the work. This isn’t a terrible thing, in fact it’s common practice. The Master’s license is on the line with any work he supervises.
  6. Is your work warrantied or guaranteed?
    Any reputable company or contractor warranties their work, usually for at least a year.
  7. Are you usually on time?
    Overbooking is a frequent problem with electrical work. Often, a service call goes long, and they end up showing up at your home late. This common complaint is easily remedied with an up-front and honest discussion. If they can’t be on time, make sure they’ll call.

1. Don’t Be Misled by an Electrician’s Hourly Rates

A truly skilled, well-equipped professional with a truck full of parts that charges $100 an hour can be a much wiser choice than an inexperienced hack, working with inadequate tools and no parts, but charging much less. Often, more experienced professionals get the job done quickly with warrantied work.

2. Compare Travel Charges

Rates reflect travel times. Travel charges can have a big impact on your costs and are in some ways easier to compare than hourly rates. Many electricians spend a third or more of their time navigating traffic on their way to a jobsite. Every contractor must find a way to pay for the expense of driving each day.

3. Bundle Repair Jobs Together

When you feel it’s time to call a pro, review your list and then conduct a mini-inspection of your home. Look for faulty switches and dysfunctional or crowded outlets. When the electrician comes, you’ll save money and time by getting everything taken care of at once.

4. How to Prepare & What to Know Before the Electrician Arrives
  • Be as thorough and detailed in describing your needs to your contractor. The more they know, the quicker the job will go.
  • Before they arrive, prepare a precise list of items you want serviced. Electricians have budgeted their time for a service call. They don’t have time for additional requests once they are on site.
  • Make sure the electrical panel box is accessible. You’ll pay for the time it takes to access it.
  • Clear away fragile items, knickknacks and furniture from areas where you expect the them to work.
  • If you have questions about the project, ask them before they start. Most are happy to run you through the problem and the process of fixing it.
  • Ask about potential issues after the work is complete. During a service call a professional will spot any potential hazards.
  • You’ll lose power to parts of your home while they work. Be prepared to pause anything you’re doing during the service call.
  • In most cases you’ll have the option to either pay at the time of service or have a bill sent to you. You’ll be able to pay with cash, credit and sometimes check.
5. Install Money-Saving Electrical Fixtures
  • By switching from ordinary incandescent light fixtures or bulbs to fluorescent or LED ones, you can substantially reduce energy consumption in your home.
  • Motion detector switches can help you save money on outdoor lighting while at the same time providing very cost-effective security to your home.
  • Creative landscape lighting and indoor accent lighting can make your home more appealing to you, your guests and potential buyers in the future.

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Denver Electricians are rated 4.9 out of 5 based on 377 reviews of 377 pros.

The HomeAdvisor Community Rating is an overall rating based on verified reviews and feedback from our community of homeowners that have been connected with service professionals. See individual business pages for full, detailed reviews.


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