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    SE
    Jonesboro, GA·

    Electrical, Electrical, EVITP

    "Excellent work he was professional he was neat. He was prompt and I would recommend him to anyone. He did my entire salon upstairs and downstairs 2500 feet."

    Zoie C. in February 2024

    Hi-Five Electric, LLC Logo
    Lilburn, GA·

    Landscape Lighting, Electrical Service Upgrades, Home Rewires , and 2 more

    "Elijah and Jack came out to do an estimate on repairs for the outdoor landscape for the house we bought about 5 months ago. They were great about explaining everything going on with our 12 year old lighting system and we made the choice to hire them for a full replacement (to the new low voltage LED). Elijah called ahead on the day of installation to say they were on the way. Once they arrived they went over the details with me and then went to get supplies. I was actually suffering from a virus that day and was in the bed and they texted me to find out if I needed anything while they were out. They did a fantastic job for us. They are great with communication and bring prompt. I would highly recommend them!"

    kerri L. in May 2019

    Innovative Electrical Systems, Inc. Logo
    White, GA·

    Fan Install and Repairs, Generator Installation, Electrical Panel Upgrades , and 1 more

    "They did a great job installing two ceiling fans."

    Melanie M. in December 2020

    PE

    BASEMENT AND KITCHEN RENOVATIONS, COMMERCIAL AND RESIDENTAL SERVICE / METER / PANEL UPGRADES

    "I first used Powersource when building out my restaurant. They handled all electrical from top to bottom on a new build. 15 years later I used them again to upgrade all the electrical in my home. They removed and replaced the panel, wiring, and receptacles, as well as installed fixtures throughout. Top notch work from top notch guys. Would recommend and I have!"

    Chris P. in October 2023

    Mr. Value Electricians Logo
    Cumming, GA·

    Basements, Additions, Commercial wiring, Landscape Lighting, Outdoor Commercial lighting, And More, Generator installations, Energy saving devices, Whole House Surge Protection, Breaker Box Replacements, Sub Panel Installations, Service up grades, , and 2 more

    "Cole was very knowledgable and give him ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

    Joe E. in December 2016

    SE
    Lithonia, GA·

    Electrical Services, Emergency Services, Electrical Upgrades

    "Floyd Sullivan gave me a reasonable quote for the service (a much better price than two other electricians estimated) and then he did a thorough, excellent job on the project. I've finally found an electrician in Atlanta, and I will call on him whenever I have any electrical issues in my home. I'll also highly recommend Sullivan Electric to my friends. Excellent service."

    Valerie B. in December 2010

    EaZy Electrical & Plumbing, LLC Logo
    Adairsville, GA·

    Electrical & Plumbing Service, Residential Wiring & Plumbing, Electrical & Plumbing Upgrades , and 2 more

    "This company was phenomenal! We had no power in part of our house after moving in and the came out after 6 to help is out. Then came back for an appointment and spent 3 days at my home installing light fixtures, upgrading box, fixing outlets, replacing wires. Thy were very professional and I would highly recommend them."

    brenda H. in December 2017

    CE

    Veteran Owned, Female Owned, Military Discounts , and 2 more

    "Great company to work with!!!"

    Sport Services Develpment Corp. O. in November 2023

    Atlanta Master Electricians Logo
    Dallas, GA·

    Electrical for Home Addition or Remodel - Install, Electrical Switches, Outlets & Fixtures - Install or Repair, Electrical Wiring or Panel Upgrade , and 2 more

    "Ron is very experienced and professional. He had installed two new outlets for me from scratch. His prices are reasonable and heâ s a fast and focused worker. Highly recommend!"

    Stiles J. in June 2023

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How much do electrical panel services typically cost?

  • Atlanta, Georgia Average
    $732
  • Typical Range
    $262 - $1,126
  • Low End - High End
    $100 - $2,800

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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    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 02/05/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: I would like to get an estimate for electrical wiring in the new additional remodel home need to fix lights and fans the rest.and the sSP should licensed
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 02/04/24
      Location: Home
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      Date: 02/04/24
      Nature of Project: Shag
      Location: Home
      Comment: change wiring for dryer
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      Date: 02/02/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: 2600 Sq ft house with outlets failing in random rooms. House is 40 years old
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 02/01/24
      Desired Completion Date: Timing is flexible
      Request Stage: Planning & Budgeting
      Location: Home/Residence
      Comment: I need a nema 14-50 plug installed in my garage
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/29/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/29/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: Hi The wiring from meter to the service circuit breaker panel and wiring insulation are damage in the attic, it's appears wires have chewed on by rodent/pest. I need further evaluation and estimates if replacement is necessary.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/29/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: I might have animal damage to my main line at the attic entrance (second floor). Georgia Power says it's line is not damaged. I do not detect any electrical problem inside, but am concerned about the safety of the line.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/25/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: The wiring from meter to the service circuit breaker panel and wiring insulation are damaged in the attic, it appears wires have been chewed on by rodents/pests. I need further evaluation to determine whether to repair or replace
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/25/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/25/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: Having problems with one overhead light/ceiling fan in room. No longer working. Lights flicker.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/24/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: We either want to add a new 100 amp circuit to our existing panel or upgrade our panel to a 200 amp panel.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/23/24
      Location: Home
      Comment: Customer did not provide additional comments. Please contact the customer to discuss the details of this project.
    • Project Location: Atlanta, GA
      Date: 01/23/24
      Nature of Project: Shag
      Location: Home
      Comment: Meter can needs replace and reattached to home

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