Find a electrician in Houston, TX

Find electricians in Houston, TX

Find electricians in Houston, TX

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Find electricians in Houston, TX

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Top 10 electricians in Houston, TX

Homeowners agree: these Houston electricians are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Jack Of All Trades Inc.

Jack Of All Trades Inc.

2 hires on HomeGuide
16+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Zailynn N. says, " Everything he does for me is amazing!! Great work. Would highly recommend." Read more
US Solar & Roofing

US Solar & Roofing

4 hires on HomeGuide
9+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Billy L. says, "From meeting Gary to finalizing my project. I am very Satisfied. Gary delivered. I recommend Gary. He is definitely on my list for future projects. Great Job!!" Read more
Silhouette Enterprise LLC

Silhouette Enterprise LLC

New on HomeGuide
5+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
We're qualified and experienced handymen who understand that you need cost-effective solutions. To meet your needs, We offer comprehensive services that include installation, design, repair, upgrade, and maintenance services for residential and commercial buildings. We can install and maintain all manner of electrical equipment, including lighting, light fittings, ceiling fans, safety switches, power outlets, smoke detectors, various appliances, electrical panels, surge protection, and more. We even do wiring and rewiring work. With our electrical handyman services, you will know that the work is done perfectly and by a true specialist. If y
AMP Repair Houston

AMP Repair Houston

New on HomeGuide
Top Pro
20+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
BBB Accredited A+ 5 Star rated with HomeAdvisor Veteran Owned Guaranteed results Certified, background checked technicians Bonded and insured We get to help people save money and get the best performance from their appliances.
Guzman's Tile And Remodeling

Guzman's Tile And Remodeling

New on HomeGuide
2 hires on HomeGuide
17+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
I have a package of customers already that I started creating since I started the bussines and plus I do remodeling for some flippers so we never stop but I would like to work more for private customers.

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 Houston electricians

Recent success stories from people in the Houston area.
Great service, on time, highly recommended
Jack of all Trades Inc.
Tray S.
30 year “worry free” warranty, 20 year 0.99 % APR & a tax credit? Couldn’t be happier!
US Solar & Roofing
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