Compare Quotes from Electricians
Get Quotes Now

Electricians in Nashua, NH

Find local pros

How It Works

  1. Answer a few questions about your home project.
  2. Within seconds, get matched with top-rated local pros.
  3. Compare quotes and choose the best pro for the job.

Service Pros

    NS

    In business since 2023

    About us: "Nicholas S Stadelmann is dedicated to providing our customers with the best quality and craftsmanship. We are here to build relationships with our customers and communities and to provide our employees with a great place to work. We look forward to working with you!"

    PRECISE ELECTRIC Logo

    "James was a pleasure to work with. He replaced an old fluorescent fixture with a new LED fixture and added two new lights that needed upgrading. Also his prices for labor and materials was very reasonable. I will definitely use his services again when needed and definitely recommend PRECISE ELECTRIC very highly."

    William M. in October 2023

    R & A Langevin Electric Company Logo

    "Guys were professional and very nice to work with. They installed a thermostat, 2 ceiling lights and fixed a plug that was mis-wired all in a timely fashion."

    Suzanne F. in September 2019

    CW
    Dracut, MA·

    Portable Generator Install, Electrical Wiring or Panel Upgrade, Electrical for Home Addition or Remodel - Install , and 2 more

    "Extremely knowledgeable both in his primary area of expertise (electrical) but also has some keen insights and advice on other home maintenance items as they relate to electrical installations. Definitely worth listening to and I will be hiring him again for additional work. His whole approach is "I do the work as if it was my own home". So, if you care about your home and having the work done right, then you can't ask for better than that."

    David A. in January 2023

    LE

    In business since 2018

    About us: "Leavitt Electrical Contractors, LLC is 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."

    Krafton Electric, LLC Logo
    Candia, NH·

    Electrical for Home Addition or Remodel - Install, Fixed Generator - Install, Electrical Wiring or Panel Upgrade , and 1 more

    "He arrived in the early afternoon to install a ceiling fan and fix the outlet & fixture in the bathroom. When I mentioned wanting to add ceiling fans to two other rooms, he suggested that I go buy them while he was working on the other items and he would then install those fixtures for me. He was very accommodating and completed the jobs by evening. I would recommend him as well as hire him again."

    Cynthia S. in August 2016

    Paul The Plumber, LLC Logo
    Derry, NH·

    Install/Repair, Plumbing-Water Heater, Draing Cleaning, Gas piping, HVAC- Heater, Furnace, Boilers, AC, Duct systems

    "Cost was reasonable, Quality of work was Great. After testing unit No further action was needed. Furnace is working fine. All fears of issues have been resolved. Am Happy with results. Thanks to Jarrod the technician, every issue has been cleared. Highly recommend."

    James S. in December 2023

    JBR Computer Repair Logo
    Dracut, MA·

    Phone System installaiotn and maintence, Computer Network or Wiring - Install or Repair, Network and Phone Cabling, testing, and Troubleshooting , and 1 more

    "The work was done very promptly. He fixed my computer (Windoes 10-induced crash) in my home, and helped me recover all of the data from my hard disk before the operating system was reinstalled."

    John K. in November 2016

    Chamberlin Electric Logo
    Hudson, NH·

    Electrical for Home Addition or Remodel, Electrical for Home Addition or Remodel - Install, Electrical Wiring or Panel Upgrade - For Business , and 2 more

    "Iâ ve written 850 detailed reviews on TripAdvisor, and Iâ m not an easy grader. Itâ s pretty rare that I share comments about service providers in social media, but I am more than happy to endorse Chamberlin Electric. This is a well run company with good people, great talent, and wonderful integrity. My experience stems from Chamberlin taking over a completely botched generator installation through Home Depot by another company that went belly-up. They were the complete opposite of Chamberlin -- never following through on commitments, not responding to voice or written communications, and doing such shoddy work that new customers could never be serviced. In contrast, Chamberlin has been polite, punctual, responsive, and professional. They employed best practices in installing my Generac that the previous company did not follow, perhaps leading to their problems. Iâ ve met the owner, Rick, a man who truly takes pride in his company and treats his customers with TLC (such as personal callbacks to troubleshoot issues). Iâ ve also dealt with three different electricians whoâ ve done good work, the outsourced gas technician who performed his role without a hitch, and of course Mandi and Doreen by phone who are a pleasure. They manage the office and backend operations, keep communications flowing smoothly, and keep the customer on top. To me, theyâ ve done a great job on the front line, keeping folks to schedule, responding promptly to my needs, and making my life easy -- like processing paperwork for rebates. In sum, Chamberlin is a quality company that knows its trade inside and out and earns the respect of its customer base. Five stars."

    Daniel G. in October 2019

    Eagle Eye Solution, LLC Logo
    Manchester, NH·

    Surveillance & Security, Smart Home, Intercoms , and 1 more

    "He is fair, hard worker, and a professional."

    Ray R. in April 2023

    DE
    Franklin, NH·

    eletrical work

    "Very Punctual, and Skillful."

    fred M. in April 2021

    PB

    In business since 2016

    About us: "Platinum Building & Electrical Solutions we are your premier choice for appliance repair. We have provided high quality work and friendly customer service for years. We take pride in our work. We work hard to provide the best service possible with integrity and accountability. We would love to help you. Give us a call today!"

    Generator Supercenter of New Hampshire Logo
    Stratham, NH·

    Standby Generator Maintenance, Portable Generator Repair, Fixed Generator Installs , and 2 more

    "They were on time and very efficient, complete install done in one day. Many excellent additional features we took advantage of, such as surge suppressor and monitoring. Honest and dependable company to work with. Would recommend them without hesitation."

    Brad M. in February 2021

    Heritage Home Service Logo
    Auburn, NH·

    Plumbing, Electrical, Drains , and 2 more

    "I called Heritage because I am a new homeowner and my central A/C was blowing lukewarm air. I've seen the ads on TV for Heritage and online reviews looked good. I don't know any handymen, and I wanted someone I could trust. The Heritage rep was friendly and professional on the phone, and had a tech out to me in an hour. The tech called to let me know when he would be arriving, and he was on time. The tech, Mark, was friendly and professional, and knew his stuff. He explained things to me in an easy-to-understand fashion, and he presented me with all my repair options and the associated cost so I could make an informed decision. He was never pushy at all. He showed me exactly where the problems were, and explained what it would take to fix them. He had all the supplies he needed in his truck. He always put on shoe coverings before entering my home, so my carpets stayed clean. In the end, I decided it would be more cost effective to purchase a new central air conditioning unit, and Mark was able to quickly coordinate with the office to have a tech come out same day to discuss my options with me. This was my first time doing business with Heritage, and I am very impressed. I have signed up for their Home Advantage plan, which is basically like AAA, but for your house instead of your car. There is a low monthly cost, and I get free yearly cleanings of my furnace and A/C, 10% off all services, no emergency fees, and $500 off the install of a new furnace or A/C. I like having that peace of mind knowing professionals are helping to keep my home well-maintained. So far, I highly recommend Heritage!"

    Jennifer C. in July 2016

    Complete Security & Technology Solutions IT, Inc. Logo
    Richmond, NH·

    Virus Removal, Network Setup & Service, MA LTC Courses , and 2 more

    "The overall intelligence, professionalism and care for the clients needs was at its highest level. At all times through the process, we as a company were valued in the eyes of Nick Viselle and his amazing staff. I have no doubt this company will help change lives in the surrounding areas! We can not speak highly enough about our experience with such a professional and punctual company."

    Zachary A. in December 2020

    JD

    In business since 2022

    About us: "Here at JNR Do It All we are a full service handyman and electrical company working with residential and commercial properties. No job is too large or small for us and we pride ourselves on our professionalism and skillset."

    Advanced Electric, Inc. Logo

    Commercial + Industrial Buildings, Electrical Wiring for Home of Business, Advanced Troubleshooting + 24/7 Emergency Service , and 2 more

    "Nothing is outside the scope of Advanced Electric. Quality is A+. Shows up on time and on the days he says he will be there. Has a complete and total understanding of all. electrical inspections and work needed. He is very knowledgeable."

    Steve D. in June 2023

    LE

    In business since 2012

    Salem, NH·

    Physical Networking, WiFi

    About us: "We specialize in all aspect of computer repair, networking, and telecommunication. With over 16 years of business we are proud to take care of your needs. We specialize in residential and commercial IT services."

    Brandywine Technical Partners, Inc. Logo

    In business since 2002

    Salem, NH·

    Audio and Visual

    About us: "We offer over 20 years' experience in the Telecommunication and Security services industry. We've established a solid reputation in security projects for commercial companies. We are committed to providing a personalized service for each individual project we take on. We look forward to building strong, long-term relationships with our clients and guarantee your satisfaction. Call today for a free estimate."

    AE
    Salem, NH·

    "Ron and his team did a wonderful job on my home. I needed to have an outlet and electrical line removed from a wall where we are going to replace a set of windows with a sliding door. Since I had them come out I had them quote adding a 50A circuit outside for a future hot tub and running a 120V-30A service for our travel trailer. They provided a reasonable quote and hired them for the job. Later I decided to also add some 110v outlets on the deck for lighting and for the grill, Ron was very responsive and reasonable with an updated quote. The project took a little longer than expected but completed an important part of the job, supplying power to the RV site. We had extended family members coming to stay with us and they used the trailer during their stay. They performed the work on a Saturday in the tremendous heat and high humidity. The team returned after the weekend and completed the rest of the work. The team was very professional and kept everything clean as they went about their work. I will have them come back again after we purchase our hut tub so they can wire the service. Thanks again to Ron and his team for the great work."

    Brian L. in July 2021

Showing 1-20 of 20 results

How much do electricians typically cost?

  • Nashua, New Hampshire Average
    $388
  • Typical Range
    $145 - $639
  • Low End - High End
    $85 - $1,300

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.

Top Electrical Projects

HomeAdvisor Community Rating

Overall Rating:

Nashua Electricians are rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 1358 reviews of 1358 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.


Other Top Projects in Your Area

Other Cities in New Hampshire

If you're looking for Electrical Contractors that serve a different city in New Hampshire, here are some popular suggestions:

Find additional New Hampshire Electrical Contractors

Find Electrical Pros in Nashua, NH

HomeAdvisor: The nation's largest network of screened and rated pros.

Tell us about your project and we'll match you to the perfect pros.

Get Matched With Pros

Find Pros Nearby

Do you provide these professional services?

Find out how HomeAdvisor can help your business

See Local Demand

See Recent Leads

Recent Job Requests for Electricians in Nashua, NH

  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 02/04/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/30/24
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/30/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Rewiring four rooms in ranch house and basement a adding to electric panels
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/29/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Install 8 led wafer lights, 8 outlets, replace smoke detector with smoke/co, install disconnect and gcfi for HVAC. Install sub panel or replace with 200amp.
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/27/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: New outlets, switches etc. Update /assess / relocate wiring - connections Outdoor-infoor lighting
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/27/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Adding a bath fan and digital switch to an existing light and switch
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/24/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Need telephone lines installed fir landline
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/20/24
    Telephone Wiring Needs: Need additional telephone outlets added to existing wiring
    Wall Access: Partial wall access
    Telephone outlets needed:: 1
    Comment: Telephone line for landline ripped out, I need it put back so I can have my landline phone back
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/19/24
    Telephone Wiring Needs: Need new telephone and outlets run throughout the house
    Wall Access: Partial wall access
    Telephone outlets needed:: 2
    Comment: Phone lines were ripped out, I’m getting my landline back and I need the lines back
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/12/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Dry start switch not working
  • Project Location: Nashua, NH
    Date: 01/08/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: I would like to get an estimate for Install portable generator Panel

References Available
Tell us your zip code to view pricing & schedule
Tell us your location to view pricing & schedule
Choose your project to view pricing & schedule

Please enter valid zip.

Please choose a location.

We're sorry but the time you have chosen is no longer available.
Please select a new time below:
does not provide service to View pros who serve this zip
Enter a zip code to view which pros serve this zip.
There was an issue connecting to the server. Please try again or call Customer Service at 1-888-811-ANGI.
We're sorry but the time you have chosen is no longer available.
Please select a new time below:

Select your appointment type and time:

Final Step - Confirm Your Appointment:

Confirm your appointment with on , - Change


Required
Required
Required
Required
 
 
 

By clicking Confirm Appointment, you affirm you have read and agree to the HomeAdvisor Terms & Conditions, and you agree and authorize HomeAdvisor and its affiliates, and their networks of Service Professionals, to deliver marketing calls or texts using automated technology to the number you provided above regarding your project and other home services offers. Consent is not a condition of purchase.