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    RE
    Madison, TN·

    Electrical

    "Definitely recommend. Showed up on time and had everything they needed to install my charging station. Gave a pretty good estimate of time needed to get the project done and Finished the work pretty fast."

    Marq J. in July 2024

    JE
    Greenbrier, TN·

    Appliance installation, Generator Installation, Electrical , and 1 more

    About us: "With over 8 years of experience in repairs, J&D Electric LLC, is who you need to take care of your home. We handle everything from the initial consultation to making sure your property looks perfect every single time. We will always treat your property as we would treat our own, and you will be surprised how simple and easy our team will make the whole process seem. Give our team a call today. We're looking forward to working with you!"

    Evolution Electric Logo
    Pleasant View, TN·

    Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Electrical Repairs, Panel Upgrades , and 1 more

    "I was contacted promptly and appointment was scheduled. Contractor arrived on time and work began immediately. Removal and install was completed within an hour."

    Phil B. in December 2023

    HE
    Nashville, TN·

    Electrical

    "Larry Hall made contact with me immediately. He was able to come out the next day. He arrived promptly, began work immediately and completed the project perfectly. He also performed an additional project on my garage door and did an exceptional job. I would highly recommend him! He is courteous, professional and economical."

    Edwina S. in February 2008

    BE
    Columbia, TN·

    Plug and switch addition and removal, Panel update, electrical repairs , and 2 more

    "Showed up on time, completed the complicated job with quality and was very friendly. Will be using again in the future!"

    Christina L. in October 2021

    HF

    In business since 2020

    Madison, TN·

    electrical

    About us: "Huffine First Service, LLC 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!"

    The Home Depot - Generators Logo

    In business since 2003

    Atlanta, GA·

    Portable Generator - Install, Fixed Generator - Install

    About us: "Today, we’re proud to be the world’s largest home improvement retailer. In 2,300 stores across North America, we aspire to excel in service – to our customers, associates, communities and shareholders. That’s what leadership means to us. That's The Home Depot difference."

    BE
    Goodlettsville, TN·

    Full installs, Service calls, Electrician , and 7 more

    "I had BA electric come out and install an electric charging station at my house. They were very professional and did the job very quickly. The installation looks awesome and works great. I will be using them again for sure."

    Austin F. in February 2024

    AE
    Knoxville, TN·

    Electric

    "Kevin was very courteous. Did a great job installing the fixtures and fan for me. Would recommend to others."

    Dawn P. in November 2021

    AE

    "Very time conscious. In His inspection of the job required he informs of code regulations. Guarantees his work. if any problem arise, he will to all in his power to correct."

    Mary Y. in March 2024

    Daniel Sheeran Logo
    Watertown, TN·

    Electrical, Re-wires & Installs, Panel Upgrades , and 6 more

    "Daniel did a good job for me installing the electricity to my outdoor building. The service was very good and very professional. I would highly recommend this person with Parker Electric. If you are ever needing any kind of electrical work to be done around your house I would give them a call! Excellent Job!!"

    Darren S. in October 2023

    PE

    Bathroom remodels, Kitchen remodels, Basement remodeling , and 7 more

    "Greg met with me to discuss enclosing our carport so that we would have an attached 2 car garage. I thought the price was fair for the work to be done. Greg chose fixtures that I would have chosen and made decisions that made sense. They showed up daily and cleaned up after themselves. When there was a delay with the custom doors, he explained that to me, but I feel that it will still a very quick turn around for the entire project. We will be using them again in the future. His son does excellent work, too."

    Angel D. in April 2019

    ME

    In business since 2022

    Nashville, TN·

    Lighting, Repairs, Installations , and 2 more

    About us: "Electricity makes the modern world go round. When you need a service professional in Central Nashville, TN, call Mr. Electric® of Central Nashville for quick and convenient repairs. We offer our electrical expertise and electrical inspections in Central Nashville, TN, and the surrounding area."

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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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Goodlettsville Electricians are rated 4.9 out of 5 based on 155 reviews of 155 pros.

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Recent Job Requests for Electricians in Goodlettsville, TN

  • Project Location: Goodlettsville, TN
    Date: 02/02/24
    Type of Generator: Whole home/standby generator
    Repair Description: Other
    Location: Home
    Comment: I would like to get an estimate for GENERATOR REPAIR
  • Project Location: Goodlettsville, TN
    Date: 01/17/24
    Type of Generator: Whole home/standby generator
    Repair Description: Won't start
    Location: Home
    Comment: Just had generator hooked up and it wont start
  • Project Location: Goodlettsville, TN
    Date: 01/15/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Install a new breaker in box
  • Project Location: Goodlettsville, TN
    Date: 01/15/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: I need 2 exterior outlets installed at the front and back of my house. I currently don’t have any outside.
  • Project Location: Goodlettsville, TN
    Date: 01/11/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: We had a short in our switch to the kitchen lights.
  • Project Location: Goodlettsville, TN
    Date: 01/09/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Just had generator hooked up and it won’t start

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