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    Piedmont Service and Repair LLC Logo
    Greensboro, NC·

    Electrical Services, Handyman Services

    "They were on time and I felt safe with both men. They were very efficient and went right to work and did not waste time. No task was too small for them or demeaning. They were courteous and pleasant and very responsible men. Hope I did not insult anyone with my "honey do" list. I would definitely recommend them."

    Barbara J. in April 2022

    SE

    "I usually don't like writing reviews but this is a must lol didn't know how much work I needed until Mr. Issac came and done his walk through and it was more work than expected but he came through and helped me out tremendously I thought it would be alot of money that I didn't have but he worked with my budget and was done same day wow I left and came back hours later and he left a note saying he footed all extra costs just to make sure I stayed within my budget and now I have a beautiful light fixtures and new wall panels. A must hire again I'm so blessed he was amazing and very professional went above and beyond"

    Brittney D. in May 2024

    LE
    Ramseur, NC·

    "Drew did an amazing job hanging my light fixture. He was not only professional, but professional. I look forward to hiring him for future projects."

    Ondre H. in February 2024

    MS
    Greensboro, NC·

    Electrical, Panel Upgrades/Replacement, Electrical Service , and 2 more

    "Prophet came out last week and priced a new Generator that would take care of our home during outages. He was very polite and they actually got the unit installed 4 days later! It look great, it works perfectly and on top of all that they will do all the maintenance on it for us so itâ s worry free. If you want a generator or are just thinking about getting one. Call these guys they are awesome"

    Ashley E. in January 2024

    SA
    Greensboro, NC·

    "Aaron has been to my home a few times for separate issues. One was an intermittent problem that was hard to figure out and he stayed on it, asking for more data. As soon as I was able to give him a few more details when it happened again, he knew right away what the problem was and it was fixed. He comes in a super timely manner, is super professional and a problem solver. I would continue to use him for future jobs and would recommend him to family and friends!"

    Molly N. in February 2024

    Complete Automated Technology Logo
    High Point, NC·

    Purchase/Provided Equipment(if best buy has it so do we), Home and business Automated Technology (control lights, cameras, outlets, etc., TV mounting, in wall and ceiling speakers that provide theater quality sound , and 2 more

    "I found Carlos searching the internet and his company trying to find someone to install a Starlink reciever up on the roof and run cable into our home. Carlos got back to me promptly, I sent him pictures of what we wanted to do, set a time up for him to come out. He came out, did the job, and both my wife and I are more than happy with the work he performed. Very reasonable rate in my opinion as well. Communication between us was excellent. Not certain what more you could ask for with a business. More than happy. It seems a lot of video audio stores do not want to touch you if thats not what you want them to do even though the scope of the work is similar with setting up a receiver and running cable. Carlos looked at the job per the pictures I sent him and said no problem."

    Charlie J. in September 2023

    RM
    Greensboro, NC·

    "Mike, from RMH Electrical, is very knowledgeable and hard worker. His confidence and work ethic gave me peace of mind because I could see he will do the work well and accurately. Not only he did an excellent job but he is very kind, professional and helpful. We are very happy with RMH Electrical work. We will definitely use this company in the future and recommend them to all our friends. Thank you Mike for a great job!!"

    Sonia P. in December 2023

    TS
    Pleasant Garden, NC·

    Electrical, Home Automation

    "Mark is highly professional and extremely knowledgeable. He and his wife do a fantastic job"

    Al R. in December 2020

    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!"

    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

    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

    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."

    H & J Home Improvement Logo

    In business since 2022

    Trinity, NC·

    Painting

    About us: "H & J Home Improvement - Your Trusted Partner in Excellence With a solid reputation built on integrity, quality craftsmanship, and customer satisfaction H & J is here for you! Interior, exterior, trim, ceiling, commerical, residential and more! No paint job is too big or too small. Please feel free to reach out, we are always available to provide a free onsite quote."

    FAST Systems Logo
    Lexington, NC·

    Video Doorbell, Electrical Service Calls, Electrical Work , and 2 more

    "Bruce is a very good and professional businessman. Glad we picked him and highly recommend him and his team -- They get things done right!"

    Robert R. in February 2022

    JE

    In business since 2023

    YADKINVILLE, NC·

    Electric Installs & Repairs, +14 Years of Experience

    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."

    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."

    ME

    In business since 2018

    King, NC·

    Electrical associated with remodeling, Generator Installs, Swimming Pool Electrical Install, Residential and Commercial Electrical , and 2 more

    About us: "Mabe's Electrical Inc. is a family owned business that services the Triad area and Southern Virginia area. Mabe's Electrical has over 20 years of experience in electrical and home remodeling needs. Michael, the owner and electrician, has an unlimited license. This type of license opens up opportunities to larger projects for the homeowner such as whole house remodels, and also to commercial entities as well. Michael and his crew have experience in the following, but not limited to: Generator installation, electrical for pool installation, new construction wiring, remodel wiring, service changes, troubleshooting for various electrical issues, etc. Mabe's Electrical Inc 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."

    BC
    Clemmons, NC·

    Build & Maintain Computer Networks for Businesses & Consumers, Computer Sales & Support, Troubleshooting, Installation of Camera Systems

    "Responded quickly. Worked with me and kept me updated as the repairs went a long. Completed quickly and could not have made it any easier. Will definitely be calling BOGM again. Highly recommend!"

    Marc E. in July 2020

    Touch Communications Logo
    Garner, NC·

    Compuer Networking and Wiring, Fiber Optic Installation, Computer Networking and Wiring , and 2 more

    "We hired Aaron Little through home advisor to wire for phone, cable and internet services for my company office. He was absolutely fantastic. He knows his craft and he worked continuously until it was completed. Very courteous. I would hire him again and I probably will. Healthcare Medical Billing Solutions , LLC Greensboro, NC"

    Bonnie H. in March 2022

    Pro Plumbing Heating & Air Logo
    Lexington, NC·

    Full Service Electrical, Full HVAC Repair Needs, Full Service Plumbing

    "In selling our home, when the home inspector came he knocked out four outlets and we reset all the GFI receptacles we were aware of but it did not fix our issue. The two technicians from this company did a thorough inspection of all our GFIs and finally found the one in the garage that the home inspector had tripped--it's appearance was different from all the other GFIs that my wife and I found and reset as needed--and once they reset it we were back in business. Great service from friendly technicians and will use this company again for any electrical needs."

    Marshall G. in November 2021

    EH
    Greensboro, NC·

    Panel Upgrades

    "The team from Eanes was fantastic.....especially Chris Louya, Tito and David. They all did a great job, listened to my concerns, were thorough and spend 14 hrs. here installing the unit without any of them complaining. They were always hardworking and pleasant. The HVAC unit is working great and the best unit I've had in 45 yrs.!!"

    Joan W. in November 2023

    QR
    Winston-Salem, NC·

    HVAC

    "great family-owned business"

    robert C. in June 2024

    The Plumbing & Air Service Company Logo
    Kernersville, NC·

    HVAC, Plumbing

    "Mr. Ashby was patient and talked us through every single option that would fit our needs and our budget. We truly felt taken care of and prioritized as a 1st time customer. Our new water heater was installed the same day! THANK YOU!"

    Devon M. in June 2024

    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."

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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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Kernersville Electricians are rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 1510 reviews of 1510 pros.

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  • Project Location: Kernersville, NC
    Date: 02/03/24
    Location: Home
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    Date: 01/20/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Services Needed: Troubleshoot an electrical problem
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    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
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    Location: Home
    Comment: I need someone to check to make sure I installed a clothes dryer power cord correctly.
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    Comment: It’s a fan with a lights beneath. The light just flicker on and off when I turn on the light switch. I change the bulbs and it still doesn’t work.
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    Comment: Replace 150 amp main panel with new 200 amp panel and add sub panel

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