2,918 Essex, MD Electrical Contractors

Working with electrical systems generally isn’t a DIY job. That doesn’t include small jobs such as swapping out a front-porch lighting fixture or installing a fan, but intensive electrical work behind the walls is more of an issue. When you consider the possible consequences of a mistake, from fire to serious injury, hiring a Maryland electrical contractor seems like a wise investment. More 
McLean, VA, 22102
48 miles from Essex
PHX Electric is a full-service electrical construction and service company based in Northern Virginia serving customers throughout Virginia, Maryland and DC. From installations... Read More
Powered Perfect (443) 671-6048
New Windsor, MD, 21776
37 miles from Essex
Powered Perfect is at the cutting edge of electrical training and technology. We offer emergency service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and we are authorized installers of... Read More
Electrical Solutions (302) 994-6252
Wilmington, DE, 19808
50 miles from Essex
With more than 20 years of experience, the professionals at Electrical Solutions have the electric and customer service skills to best serve your repair and installation needs.... Read More
Magothy Electric Co. Inc. (410) 439-0088
Pasadena, MD, 21122
14 miles from Essex
Magothy Electric is a customer focused residential electrical service company . This is our Commitment to You. Respect for Your Time * On-time appointments *Straightforward... Read More
Ghughali, IN
43 miles from Essex
Allegro LLC (703) 314-1287
Alexandria, VA, 22302
47 miles from Essex
Electrical Contractor Servicing Alexandria, VA Read More
Baltimore, MD, 21206
5 miles from Essex
Electrical Contractor- residential and commerical wiring and installation Read More
Nolasco (443) 564-2370
baltimore, MD, 21224
5 miles from Essex
All type remodeling Read More
Pasadena, MD, 21122
14 miles from Essex
Residential & Commercial Electrical Contractor Read More
Frank Jordan, LLC (443) 831-9788
Middle River, MD, 21220
4 miles from Essex
Western Electric (443) 462-9367
Baltimore, MD, 21218
8 miles from Essex
The founder of Western Electric has more than 22 years of experience working with both commercial and residential electrical systems. So whether the job is rewiring a home or... Read More
Baltimore, MD, 21201
8 miles from Essex
Baltimore, MD, 21201
8 miles from Essex
Baltimore, MD, 21201
8 miles from Essex
Klima Electric (410) 282-7100
Dundalk, MD, 21222
3 miles from Essex
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What Does an Electrical Contractor Do?


An electrical contractor plans, installs and repairs wiring in structures. He or she works closely with the home’s general contractor or remodeling contractor to determine the specific electrical needs for the project and to ensure that the wiring will meet Essex, MD building codes. His or her job includes installing and repairing fixtures, switches and other visible components of electrical systems as well.

With today’s technological needs and advances, many electrical contractors also are trained to install fiber optic and coaxial cables for electronic equipment. They may design and install data systems and wire for security features such as alarms too. Some electrical contractors specialize in certain areas: HVAC, low-voltage appliances and systems and more. You can find more electrical contractors in Baltimore, Dundalk, Towson, Bel Air South and Severn.

Questions to ask a prospective electrical contractor:


  • How long have you been in the business?
  • How many projects like mine have you completed?
  • Who will be working on the project?
  • Are the workers employees or subcontractors?
  • Can you provide me with references?
  • Are you and your employees licensed and insured?
  • What license(s) do you have?
  • How do you charge, and what does that include?
  • Can you give me a written estimate?
  • What do your services include?
  • How will I be charged for parts and materials?
  • Who will make repairs to any structural damage that results from the job?
  • When can this job get done?
  • What happens when the cost exceeds the budget? What about changes to materials or labor pricing?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns you foresee with this project?

Find an electrical contractor on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Essex, MD electrical contractors. If you’re planning a large-scale project, find other professionals on Houzz who can help get the job done. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of electrical contractors: Lighting, General Contractors, Solar Energy Contractors, HVAC Contractors.
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