887 Salem, NC 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 North Carolina electrical contractor seems like a wise investment. More 
MI Electric (704) 280-6595
Cornelius, NC, 28031
49 miles from Salem
Full service residential electricians. New build and renovation specialists. Read More
Fletcher, NC, 28732
49 miles from Salem
Local electrical contractor since 1981. Family owned and operated. Specializing in custom residential wiring. Read More
Charlotte, NC, 28273
50 miles from Salem
When you’re in need of great plumbing or electrical service call the company you can trust, IRV Plumbing & Electrical. With over 20 years in combined experience, our friendly and... Read More
Black Mountain, NC, 28711
35 miles from Salem
24 Hour Emergency Residential, Commercial, Industrial Electrical Contractor. Read More
Mooresville, NC, 28117
48 miles from Salem
Electrical contractor Read More
On Time Electrical (704) 820-4803
Charlotte, NC, 28273
50 miles from Salem
On Time Electrical is a Charlotte, NC, based electrical contractor specializing in both commercial and residential electrical services. We also offer air conditioning, lighting... Read More
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Morganton, NC, 28655
4 miles from Salem
Stamey Jerry E (828) 437-8210
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Wayne Griffin Electric (828) 437-1990
Morganton, NC, 28655
3 miles from Salem
Morganton, NC, 28655
4 miles from Salem
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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 Salem, NC 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 Lenoir, Morganton, Sawmills, Granite Falls and Valdese.

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 Salem, NC 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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