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    Pensacola, FL·

    Lighting Installation & Repair, Remodels, Generator installation & maintenance , and 2 more

    "I've used this company multiple times now and every single time the service is efficient and well done. They always clean up after themselves which feels just extra. I had Sam and Zach out this time and they were polite and professional. I also feel like the pricing is very reasonable for the quality of work. Can't recommend enough!"

    Becca C. in May 2021

    Chris Mc Queen Logo
    Pensacola, FL·

    Decks, Docks, Trim , and 2 more

    "Very experienced in building. Chris is very personable and knows lots of things that need fixing around the house."

    Anna U. in September 2021

    Ruby Electric Company Logo
    Pensacola, FL·

    "Chris did a fantastic job with my EV charger. Very knowledgeable, highly recommended."

    Simon C. in April 2022

    Selectricity, LLC Logo
    Pensacola, FL·

    Main electrical service and fuse/breaker panel upgrades, Electrical for Residential and Commercial New Construction, Additions and Remodels, Aluminum wiring repair or replacement with out wall or ceiling damage, alumiconn connectors , and 6 more

    "Mike and Nick came to install a new breaker panel, two new outlets in garage and three hanging light fixtures in our house. They were on time, very courteous and respectful of our home. They worked nonstop all day. We appreciate their hard work and diligence. Thank you Selectricity, for sending Mike and Nick, or as we call them around here, â The A Teamâ ."

    Pat F. in June 2021

    Mister Sparky of Niceville Logo
    Niceville, FL·

    Home Surge Protection, Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, Panel Switches / Electrical Upgrades , and 2 more

    "Ron Chavez showed up on time with a helper and promptly repaired a damaged electrical outlet. I would use them again and would recommend Electric Worx to others."

    Thom T. in November 2018

    Jay, FL·

    Privacy fences, Sprinkler Systems, Tractor work/ bush hogging , and 1 more

    "Fast response. Effective repair and cost to repair sprinkler system. Highly recommended. Will use them again. Keeping their card for future projects."

    George T. in May 2021

    Milton, FL·

    "Great local small business. The team were on point, answered any questions I had, and stayed longer while I was testing everything to make sure all is good."

    Tal M. in March 2024


    "It was great excellent expertise all around"

    Marie S. in October 2023

    OZ Electrical, LLC Logo
    Gulf Breeze, FL·

    Remodels, Repairs, Residential , and 1 more

    "A previous attempt to fix the problem was unsuccessful. This was not related to the supervisor. When I made another request for repair, Oz Electric called asking about the nature of the problem. Another technician was sent out and made the repair at no charge. This restored my faith in the home repair business."

    Paul D. in October 2016

    CB Electrical Services Logo
    Navarre, FL·

    Replacement of outdoor lighting, Ceiling Fans, 14 years experience , and 2 more

    "After a 4 pt. inspection, a couple of issues needed to be fixed, and there were a couple of other things that needed attention. Cosmo completed the small repairs with knowledge and was professionalism. Cosmo will be my "go to" electrician for other projects on my list!"

    Susan P. in November 2021

    R L Baker Electric LLC Logo

    In business since 2008

    Milton, FL·

    Electricial, Exterior Lighting, EV Charging Stations , and 8 more

    About us: "R L Baker Electric, your go-to source for expert residential electrical services in Milton, FL, and the surrounding areas. At R L Baker Electric, we pride ourselves on delivering top-notch electrical solutions with a focus on precision, safety, and customer satisfaction."

    Milton, FL·

    Surge Protection, Lightning Protection

    "Highly recommend! Owner is very professional and is always quick to respond back to any questions I had. They did great work at a very reasonable price and now I won't be nervous during the next storm!"

    Ann C. in July 2022

    Zephyrhills, FL·

    Lightning Protection

    "Its really nice to meet a company that uphold honesty and integrity as their values. This company did an install on my property following a major remodel in 2011 and did a great job at a competitive price. Fast forward to 2019 and I have recently had some of my roof replaced and the roofers removed all the of lightning rods! I called John and he came straight out exactly when he had promised. We own a large property and it would have been easy for him to charge me for a full replacement system but instead John explained that it was a pretty easy fix and the charged me very little to take care of my problem. John also walked the other buildings and checked all OK while he was there. Folks , This guy is old school honest and in today's world that's a rare commodity. Overall a great business I would highly recommend. Thank you John"

    Mark S. in August 2019

    James Townsley Construction Logo
    Clermont, FL·


    "After contacting the 3 companies provided by Home Advisor I chose to go with James Townsley and I'm very glad I did. He is very professional and did a great job. There were a few things that needed to be added to the installation, even so my cost remained the same as quoted. He was quick to respond to my emails and phone calls and did the installation on a day that should have been a day off for him to accommodate my strange work schedule. He is very knowledgeable and answered all my questions during the installation. I would and already have recommend him for lightning rod installations."

    Tim K. in August 2020

    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."

    Pensacola, FL·

    Serving sense 1941, Lightning rods, Where certified and LPI , and 2 more

    "Excellent company to do business with. Ed is awesome. Explains job and how everything works. And the work is done quickly professionally & with care for my property. Would hire again -- and will be!!"

    Christopher H. in August 2021

    Lightning Defense, LLC (Kentucky) Logo
    Zephyrhills, FL·

    Lightning Protection

    "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


    In business since 2023

    Covington, LA·

    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 start to 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."

    Coastal Lightning Rods Logo
    Orlando, FL·


    "Were prompt, professional and the price was right"

    Matty S. in April 2024

    McCalla, AL·

    Fixed Generator - Repair

    "James is thorough and goes out of his way to make sure the problems are fixed. he has the relationships with other Professionals to call if he has a question. He was prompt, followed up to make sure the generator was functioning properly and cleaned up the site when he left. I recommend him highly and will have him back as needs arise."

    Stewart J. in September 2020

    DeGraaf Electrical Service, LLC Logo
    Pace, FL·

    Electrical Installation and Repair

    "I recently added extra lights to the kitchen and needed to heave the extra lights to turn on with a separate switch. I contacted the company which I found through They scheduled me within a couple of days. They notified me of an emergency that there technician had to take care off but scheduled me for the very next day. The Technician showed up right on time and gave me a quote that I thought was reasonable. He and his assistant started the work and within an hour the job was done to my satisfaction. I'm very happy with the job that they performed. I'm a happy customer. Thanks you guys for a job well done!"

    Gonzalo Q. in July 2019

    CKR Solar, LLC Logo

    In business since 2022

    Energy Audits, Energy Efficiency, Battery Backup , and 6 more

    About us: "You can depend on us to provide a high quality service at a fair and honest price. We understand that the future of our business depends upon our reputation and that is why customer service is by far our highest priority. If you are looking for a professional you can trust, please call today to schedule a no-obligation estimate!"

    Tampa, FL·

    "They were able to get a technician to our office same day on a Friday . Phones were fixed and we were back in business. Excellent Service!"

    Grace P. in April 2021

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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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Pensacola Electricians are rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 1471 reviews of 1471 pros.

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  • Project Location: Pensacola, FL
    Date: 02/05/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: I need my panel upgraded to 200 amp.
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    Date: 02/02/24
    Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
    Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
    Services Needed: Troubleshoot an electrical problem
    Electrical fixtures : Other fixtures
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
  • Project Location: Pensacola, FL
    Date: 02/02/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
  • Project Location: Pensacola, FL
    Date: 02/02/24
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: Yes
    Comment: I need electrical repairs
  • Project Location: Pensacola, FL
    Date: 02/01/24
    Desired Completion Date: 1 - 2 weeks
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Location: Home/Residence
    Comment: replace GFI in a garage so a refrigerator won't trip the whole garage
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    Date: 01/31/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
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    Date: 01/31/24
    Location: Business
    Comment: Change out pendant light to chandelier
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    Date: 01/30/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: rewire house
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    Date: 01/30/24
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
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    Comment: I need electrical service to my outdoor shed. Don't know if this requires a permit or not.
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    Date: 01/29/24
    Location: Home
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    Date: 01/29/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Run a new service from utility to property... one outside 30 amp outlet. Will require a pole set ? Bare lot !!! Maybe an outside light on pole ?
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    Date: 01/29/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: the wiire from metal box tothe outlet is to long i can not slid my new range owen in to to the back wall
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    Date: 01/27/24
    Request Stage: Ready to Hire
    Desired Completion Date: Within 1 week
    Location: Home/Residence
    Is this an emergency?: No
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    Date: 01/27/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: Looking for quotes for a 'Turn Key' installation of a natural gas ~22Kw generator with a Minimum 150Amp switch.
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    Date: 01/27/24
    Location: Home
    Comment: remove 17 k generator, already have switching unit, need 22k grn
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    Date: 01/27/24
    Location: Home
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