TJ Electric

4.7 | 226 Verified Ratings
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TJ Electric

4.7 | 226 Verified Ratings
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973-663-1587

234 Espanong Rd.
Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849
 
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TJ Electric


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TJ Electric is a family owned business offering outstanding, competitive electrical services. Our staff has a wealth of expertise to apply to your specific situation. 17 years of electrical contracting, 35 years of electrical background, BSEE (NJIT) for our lead electrician. We are focused on residential solutions: lighting, service work, renovations, repairs and design.. TJ Electric provides excellent service at a reasonable price. Contact us for free phone quote and a thorough discussion of your options. We look forward to earning your business. Call today!

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Service Area

  • Dover
  • Morristown
  • Hawthorne
  • Whippany
  • Summit
  • Hackettstown
  • Netcong
  • Chatham
  • Pompton Lakes
  • Montville
  • Mount Tabor
  • West Orange
  • Pequannock
  • Wayne
  • Lake Hopatcong
  • Flanders
  • Boonton
  • Allamuchy
  • Cedar Knolls
  • Towaco
  • Short Hills
  • Lake Hiawatha
  • Succasunna
  • Madison
  • Morris Plains
  • Pompton Plains
  • Newton
  • Mountain Lakes
  • Mendham
  • Hopatcong
  • Rockaway
  • Long Valley
  • Ledgewood
  • Chester
  • Livingston
  • Parsippany
  • Mount Arlington
  • Denville
  • Budd Lake
  • East Hanover
  • Lincoln Park
  • Butler
  • Florham Park
  • South Orange
  • Randolph
  • Sparta
  • Pine Brook
  • See All >

Services Offered

Electrical
  • Electric Wiring Upgrade
  • Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
  • Portable Generator Install
Fans
  • Bath Exhaust Fan Install
  • Ceiling Fan Install
Heating & Furnace Systems
  • Electric Baseboard or Wall Heater Install
Landscaping
  • Outdoor Lighting Plan & Install

Areas of Expertise

  • Residential power and lighting
  • Diagnosis and repair, home inspection solutions
  • Ceiling fans/chandeliers
  • Renovatons/make overs, updates
  • Kitchens,baths,basements,additions

Product Brands Used

  • Lutron, Halo,Kichler,Juno, Rab, Hubbell

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday:
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Small Jobs Welcome
  • Warranty Description: 1 yr on all work
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Credentials

In Business Since: 2004
Memberships & Affiliations
  • National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)
  • International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI)
State Licensing
Trade: Electrical Business Permit
License #: 34EB01528300
Expiration: 03-31-2018
Trade: Electrical Contractor
License #: 34EI01528300
Expiration: 03-31-2018
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Baseball, softball sponsor

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I have always been interested in the electrical world..

We started in this industry in 1973.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

 
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5.0   |  
Review by in Mine Hill, NJ
Project: Install Electrical Switches, Outlets, and Fixtures
Always gives you his best solution to your problem, gives his best deals and does very neat work with follow up cleaning with his work.
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5.0   |  
They could have fleeced me because I Live 60 miles from the project. They went in and fixed my problem for the minimum. I had the same work done 18 months ago and it cost 3 times more. Thank you, TJ.
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4.5   |  
Just two things that didn't happen as exactly planned - 1. they were running late so they arrived later than expected 2. the outlet color in white was unable - would have required more time
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5.0   |  
Review by in Wayne, NJ
It was a very professional experience. It was done quick but a little pricey. Otherwise it was great.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Hopatcong, NJ
Here's the quick version: They did a fantastic job on my 100 amp to 200 amp electric service upgrade. Great price. Quality work. Passed inspection. Easy to work with. They were available to work immediately. Showed up promptly. I seriously couldn't ask for more. Give TJ Electric your business. You won't regret it. Now the long version: I got in touch with TJ Electric this past March to upgrade my electrical service from 100 amps to 200 amps. They did a great job for a really great price. TJ Electric did it for 500 less than my "previous electrician" would do it for. (My previous electrician also never showed up in person to any jobs... he just sent his technicians who wired my 240V pool heater backwards and fried the circuit board. Needless to say, I will be using TJ Electric from now on, instead of the "previous" guy.) I did a lot of research on the technical details of my service upgrade before searching for an electrician. I had a spreadsheet with all the material costs of every component that was needed for the upgrade. Based on the number of hours worked, I can tell you that their labor rates are VERY competitive. The guy who came out was Joe Howard. Very nice guy. Seems really knowledgeable. When I initially emailed TJ electric, Joe called me back on the same day to discuss the project. I was able to text him some photos of the work site which helped him to write up his work proposal. Joe was also really good at texting me to coordinate what day and time to come over. I think an electrician who can use texts is very convenient. He came over in person to check out the work site, to take measurements, and to verify all the details of the job. On the day before the upgrade, he and two technicians came over for a couple hours to do some prep work. (Upgrading your electric service is a big deal.) When the big day finally came, he and his technicians arrived promptly in the morning and worked all day, only stopping for a lunch break. They were very grateful for some ice tea I brought out to them. At the end of the day, my new 200 amp service was up and running. Everything passed inspection and It's been 3 months and there has been no problems whatsoever. I am super happy with everything from start to finish. Anyway in summary, TJ Electric is great and if you need a job done, you should call them up or send them an email.
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4.0   |  
on time, professional, reasonably priced, honest and I will use them again.
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5.0   |  
We appreciated their prompt response time. Joseph Howard, co-owner of TJ Electric, was polite and very helpful in finding where the problem was, then making the necessary repairs. I would recommend him, and plan to call him again for additional work.
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Great service, prompt and courteous
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5.0   |  
Very professional. Great knowledge of their work. Very friendly.
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