4,112 Philadelphia, PA 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 Pennsylvania electrical contractor seems like a wise investment. More 
WOJO Electric, llc (215) 920-0571
Perkasie, PA, 18944
30 miles from Philadelphia
Do-it-yourself is great when it comes to minor home repairs and renovations. But not when it comes to electrical matters. To diagnose and solve your home's electrical problems,... Read More
Lansdale, PA, 19446
21 miles from Philadelphia
Wes Carver Electrical Contracting is a full-service electrical contracting company started in 1999, specializing in residential work throughout Bucks & Montgomery counties. Read More
S.B. ELECTRIC, LLC (610) 721-5361
Upper Chichester, PA, 19061
17 miles from Philadelphia
At S.B. Electric, LLC, we are the complete solution to all of your electrical needs. We have over 12 years of experience serving the clients with affordable rates and the highest... Read More
KNOTT ELECTRIC (215) 968-1868
Lambertville, NJ, 08530
32 miles from Philadelphia
We are a full-service licensed and insured electrical company offering many electrical services for residential, commercial and industrial needs. Services include everything from... Read More
Parra Electric, Inc. (610) 358-3991
Glen Mills, PA, 19342
19 miles from Philadelphia
Looking for an experienced and courteous electrician? You have come to the right place! We have made it our business to earn your trust through hard work, fair pricing, and great... Read More
Brigantine, NJ, 08203
50 miles from Philadelphia
Electrical Contractor with over 37 years of experience providing customers with quality service and satisfaction. Read More
Manalapan, NJ, 07726
50 miles from Philadelphia
Tri-Point Electric (610) 356-9287
Broomall, PA, 19008
11 miles from Philadelphia
Full service electrical company. Residential and commercial contractor. Read More
Light It Up Electric LLC (855) 333-9354
Marlton, NJ, 08053
15 miles from Philadelphia
At Light It Up Electric we believe that no one should ever have to be without power. We are in this business because we have the knowledge and experience to help people. Having... Read More
Philadelphia, PA, 19146
GEN3 Electric is your friendly neighborhood electricians, specializing in repairing, updating and servicing Philadelphia and Plymouth Meeting building’s indoor and outdoor... Read More
Mandia Electric (215) 752-2906
Langhorne, PA, 19047
21 miles from Philadelphia
Mandia Electric has been a family owned business since 2001. The owner, Nick Mandia, has over 30 years of experience as professional Philadelphia electrician, which guarantees... Read More
Pottstown, PA, 19465
32 miles from Philadelphia
Mk3 Enterprises, LLC is a full service Electrical Contractor that has been providing safe reliable installations and repair services for over 20 years. We are a family owned and... Read More
BF Electric Inc (610) 489-1110
Collegeville, PA, 19426
22 miles from Philadelphia
BF Electric, Inc is "Your Most Reliable Electrical Service". Established in 1997, Licensed and insured, Our main focus is customer satisfaction. We take pride in our work and the... Read More
Electrical Solutions (302) 994-6252
Wilmington, DE, 19808
31 miles from Philadelphia
Electrical Solutions is a full service New Castle County electrical contracting company offering a complete line of electrical services. We have more than 20 years of experience... Read More
Mill Electric Inc (732) 745-7444
Milltown, NJ, 08850
50 miles from Philadelphia
Residential and commercial electrical contractor. Our #1 goal is to provide the highest quality installation to suit your needs at a competitive price. We take pride in our work... Read More
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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 Philadelphia, PA 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.

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?

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