Find a electrician in San Diego, CA

Find electricians in San Diego, CA

Find electricians in San Diego, CA

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Top 10 electricians in San Diego, CA

Homeowners agree: these San Diego electricians are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
6-2 Plumbing

6-2 Plumbing

4.8Excellent(17)
26 hires on HomeGuide
10+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Sammy S. says, "David was very friendly and easy to work with. Excellent work at a reasonable price. Was right on schedule. Will hire again without any reservations." Read more
Eco Construction & Energy

Eco Construction & Energy

5.0(3)
16+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Tina D. says, "At ECE, they are very professional and respond quickly to any questions. Their pricing was competitive and finished the job to perfection. The solar is already saving me money! Our family had a very positive experience and will definitely be hiring them for all of my future home construction jobs." Read more
Green Electric Solutions Inc.

Green Electric Solutions Inc.

New on HomeGuide
24+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Hi my name is joe SEPIAN i’ve been electrician 44 years I specialize in upgrades I work for Green and Electric Solutions and San Diego. Yeah I’m pretty much a partner in verza solar electric. Please contact me at [email protected] or my cell (619)559-6442 so we can discuss what you need. About my work. This is all I know how to do. I’ve been doing it for a long time and I will continue to do it for a long time so if you are interested, please contact me.
Point Loma Electric And Plumbing

Point Loma Electric And Plumbing

5.0(1)
1 hire on HomeGuide
36+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Vadim says, "Very Professional Curteus Polite On time Compatible prices Very happy" Read more
Helm Building Solutions

Helm Building Solutions

5.0(1)
25+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Chris L. says, "Robbie was very friendly and finished the job exactly how he said he would. They installed 300 ft of custom stained and sealed privacy fence at our La Jolla home and we love it. Robbie even had soft scape design (bamboo) ideas that we ran with and it looks amazing. Our neighbors loved his work and he has numerous clients on our street now. I definitely recommend Robbie Helm. " Read more
LEO

LEO

5.0(1)
2 hires on HomeGuide
16+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Terrence S. says, "He was available quickly and completed the job immediately. Leo is a dynamo, he's friendly and flexible and his work is excellent. We'll have him back for any electrical work we need in the future." Read more
Jason Marquis

Jason Marquis

New on HomeGuide
9+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
I am a jack ot all trades, detaile oriented and like helping people out I like building and fixing things
Grillo’s Electric Corp

Grillo’s Electric Corp

New on HomeGuide
Serves San Diego, CA
I believe the work I do speaks for itself. Clean work behind walls matters as much as the exterior presentation. Over a decade of experience from Residential, Commercial, Traffic Signals to Solar. I strive for perfection and clientele satisfaction through continuous learning.
T.J.'s Electrical Service

T.J.'s Electrical Service

5.0(2)
4 hires on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves San Diego, CA
Gina N. says, "Detailed oriented, clean and passionate about his work. He explains in detail his plan. I normally prefer to pay by the job and not by the hour, so there is no pressure.. He's done some major new construction work and awaiting for SDGE who has taken a few months to give me the green light....." Read more
Raceway Electric

Raceway Electric

5.0(1)
Serves San Diego, CA
Janeth A. says, "Very nice and responsible company, they installed a new panel at my house, I couldn't be happier." Read more

Your electricians questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

What does a residential electrician do?

A qualified electrician can fix any electrical issues, install new electrical components and wiring, and ensure the electrical systems are safe for homeowners.

Call an electrician near you today for:

  • Installing a light fixture or chandelier
  • Installing a ceiling fan, exhaust fan, or bathroom ventilation
  • Adding or replacing an electrical outlet or socket
  • Updating or replacing a circuit breaker box
  • Fixing flickering lights or loose electrical wires
  • Fixing electrical appliances
  • Installing new wiring or cables
  • Installing doorbells, smoke detectors, and security systems
  • Installing or repairing pool heaters, hot tubs, and generators
  • Installing or updating an outdoor electrical panel
  • Adding outdoor lighting
  • Solve any electrical emergencies

If you are unsure of the problem, schedule an electrical inspection.

How much does a licensed electrician cost in my area?

Electricians cost $40 to $100 per hour with an average $75 minimum call-out fee. Emergency electricians charge $150+ per hour for 24-hour service on weekends, holidays, and evenings. Most electrical projects cost $150 to $400, depending on the job complexity, location, travel fees, and skill level of the electrician.

View our electrical work pricing guide for a complete list of projects and estimated costs.

Do electricians offer free estimates?

Yes, electricians do offer free estimates. Whether you need new electrical work or repairs, most reasonable electricians offer a free quote. To get an accurate and free estimate, research and contact professional electricians near you and share details about your electrical needs.

How do I find a nearby electrician to hire?

Start by searching online to find licensed electricians in your area. After researching and finding potential candidates:

  • Compare at least three free estimates from reputable electricians.
  • Select electrical companies that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Look at their reviews on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a written contract, warranty, and detailed estimate.
  • Be cautious of cheap electricians as quality may suffer.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the most qualified and affordable electrician near you.

What questions should I ask a local electrician?

The best residential electrical contractors are licensed, bonded, insured, and provide free estimates.

When looking for the best electrician, ask the following questions:

  • Are you licensed?
  • How long have you been in business?
  • Is your electrical work insured or bonded?
  • How much will my project cost? Can I get a written estimate?
  • Do you offer a warranty or guarantee?
  • Will you be performing the work or someone else?
  • What permits do I need, and will you pull them?

Can I do electrical work myself?

Doing your own electrical work without a license is not recommended. Even small, simple electrical problems can be dangerous and lead to harming yourself or your home. Licensed electricians have specialized training to perform work safely without damaging your home.

Reviews for San Diego electricians

Recent success stories from people in the San Diego area.
Andreas K.
Clear communication during quote and work. Quality installation, friendly and transparent. Highly recommended
6-2 Plumbing
Danny T.
Big thanks to this company! The quality of work, customer support, and communication just outstanding! They were able to walk me through all of the processes and explain so many things for the future. Would I recommend them? Absolutely! Anthony's communication was great, throughout each step of my remodel. Can't wait to use them again, and would definitely bring more business to them!
Eco Construction & Energy
Kim V.
TJ responded quickly and came out on a Sunday to resolve my issue promptly and fairly. I will hire him for additional needs required. He was very knowledgeable and reasonable.
T.J.'s Electrical Service
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