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  • Vertical Construction Group

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    Posted by Whye Mun S.on 30/11/2022

    Absolutely one of the best companies I have ever had the pleasure of dealing with! They are extremely responsive and very compassionate during a very tragic situation of losing a restaurant due to a fire. Oscar was the most professional and helpful person in setting up this demolition and removal of what was left of the restaurant. Just my interaction with him alone would without a doubt make me use Vertical again if I ever needed to and would recommend Vertical to any other person needing a very professional and compassionate company for any demolition necessitates. I wish there were more stars to select they need 10 stars!!! John

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    With years of experience in the construction industry, we are the experts you need to take care of your home or business. We handle everything from plumbing to electrical. We will treat your home as we would treat our own. Give All In One a call today, we look forward to working with you!

  • King Electrical

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    King Electrical 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.

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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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Bronx Electricians are rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 606 reviews of 75 pros.

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Recent Job Requests for Electricians in Bronx, NY

  • NewProject: Electric Wiring Upgrade
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/04/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Project description: Electrical panel upgrade only
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/03/22
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
  • NewProject: Electric Vehicle Charging Station Installation
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/03/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Already Purchased Station: Yes
    Supports 220v or 240v load: I don't know
    Comment: I would like to get a tesla charger installed in my house.
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/02/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Comment: Installl a wall outlet
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/02/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Comment: Con Ed meter connector has oxidized
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/02/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Electrical fixtures : Outlets
    Comment: I would like to replace a dishwasher with a wine fridge. I would like to have the dishwasher's hardwire turned into a regular outlet.
  • NewProject: Home Addition or Remodel Electrical Installation
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 12/02/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Project description: Complete wiring for addition or remodel
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/30/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Comment: Took 3 setting lamp apart and needs to be reworded. Created short that probably burnt the plug.
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/30/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Project description: Update or add a few fixtures, outlets or switches
  • NewProject: Telephone Jack & Wiring Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/29/22
    How many outside lines do you need?: 2
    Telephone outlets needed:: 2
    Desired Completion Date: 1 - 2 weeks
    Request is for Commercial Location: No
    Telephone Wiring Needs: Need new telephone and outlets run throughout the house
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Wall Access: Neither - walls must be left intact
  • NewProject: Home Addition or Remodel Electrical Installation
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/29/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: 1 - 2 weeks
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Project description: Complete wiring for addition or remodel
    Electrical Devices: Dedicated circuits
    Comment: we are installing a ductless heating/ac unit and need an electrician to do the wiring
  • NewProject: Portable Generator Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/29/22
    Describe Generator Use: Primary power source
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Property Owner: No
    Type of generator: Portable Generator
    Are you interested in financing?: No
    Devices to be Run by Generator: Regular house lighting
    Devices to be Run by Generator: Refrigerator
    Comment: two bedroom apartment in the bronx
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/29/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Electrical fixtures : Interior lights
    Electrical fixtures : Switches
    Electrical fixtures : Outlets
    Comment: Trouble shoot electric outlet, change a couple of switches, and troubleshoot fixture.
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/28/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
  • NewProject: Telephone System Repair
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/27/22
    Property Owner: Yes
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: 1 - 2 weeks
  • NewProject: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/27/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
  • Project: Electric Outlets & Fixtures Install
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/26/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
  • Project: Electric Wiring Upgrade
    Location: Bronx, NY
    Date: 11/25/22
    Location: Home/Residence
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Project description: Electrical panel upgrade only
    Comment: Hallway panel upgrade works the power in hallway lights

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