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The Trusted Name in Electrical Service

Experienced

When you book an electrician through the Handy platform, your pro will have all the benefits of on-the-job training. While courses and paperwork might be all you need to pass exams and certifications, there's just no substitute for experience. Your electrical contractor will have honed their skills over the years working on a broad range of jobs. Whether you need help installing a light switch, wiring an outlet or running a wire to a new lighting fixture, the Handy platform will connect you with the right electrical service professional with the right experience.

Skilled and Capable

Wherever electricity is concerned, you want to know that you’ve booked the best electrician for the job. All the electrical contractors on the Handy platform are background checked, so you know you’re not letting a complete stranger into your home. Every pro is rated and reviewed by past customers as well, so you can rest assured that they have a track record of excellence. Whether you need a single residential electrician for a quick job, or someone to help rewire your home, the Handy platform helps connect you with the best electrician possible.

Reliable

Whether you work in a busy office or are a stay-at-home parent, there’s nothing worse than waiting for hours for an electrical service provider to turn up. When you book electrical contractors through the Handy platform, you can be sure that they’ll turn up on time and ready to work. Using the Handy app or website, you can pick the time you want your electrician to arrive. Get on with the important things in your day, secure in the knowledge that electrical help is on its way.

Flexible

Make changes to your electrician service right in the app or on the website. And if you need extra help, the Handy customer service team is always available. If you’ve got an electrical emergency, you can book an electrician to arrive as soon as tomorrow morning. If you’re buying a new property and want a fully-qualified residential electrician to check the wiring in a few weeks, just name the date. Using the Handy platform to book your electrician puts you in charge of when the work gets done. Should your situation change, you can cancel or reschedule your appointment—we just ask that you provide 24 hours’ notice.

The Best Electrical Service

Ready to Take Charge of Any Electrical Job

A Handy electrician will always arrive with everything they need to get the work done. When you use the Handy platform, you’ll be asked to input some details about the job you need doing. Using that information, your electrical contractor will make sure that they bring the required tools and equipment, so you won’t have to rush down to the hardware store to buy anything. Don’t panic if you don’t even own basic tools! Electrical contractors on the Handy platform take their responsibility to their customers very seriously.

Shockingly Qualified Professional Electricians

Even wiring an outlet can come with its own set of potential hazards. Book your electrician through Handy and you'll be connected with electrician professionals who have plenty of experience with the work you’re asking them to complete. They will provide you with top-notch service at a price point that won’t break the bank. When you use Handy to find the best electrician in your area, you'll be connected with a qualified electrical handyman that will serves your needs and your budget.

No Job Too Big or Small

Handy electrical contractors are used to working on jobs of all sizes. It doesn't have to be a huge, complete electrical rewiring job to warrant using the services of a professional. Many of our customers use electrical contractors for small jobs, just to make sure that it's done safely and to required standards. Many Handy customers book an electrician for someone else. You might have an elderly relative or disabled friend who can't deal with minor tasks—booking an electrician through Handy to help them out is a great way to get those electrical services done and prevent further problems.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I need tools or will my electrical service professional bring them?

Your professional will come with all necessary tools to complete your job. Please make sure you let your electrician professional know any specifics ahead of time.

When should I expect my professional to get in touch with me?

After your booking is confirmed, Handy will send you confirmation emails and messages about your booking and professional. You can contact your professional at any time with questions or concerns you might have.

I need more help.

Please see the Help Center.

Meet Some of Our Top Electrical Service Professionals

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Errol R.

Handy Premium Pro
86 jobs completed
My name is Errol and I enjoy doing nifty tasks and DIYs . I also happen to work with Handy pro as a handyman in and around the GTA. I perform tasks for people who need/want handy work. Some of the jobs I do include tv mounting, installing chandeliers, baseboard heaters, track lighting, putting up Wayfair entertainment centres, painting, and any other tasks and handy jobs you have for me!

Joshua J.

Handy Premium Pro
11 jobs completed
hello future clients my name is Joshua, I am a contractor for over 33years, very meticulous and professional looking forward to service your home's needs, every aspect of remodeling to render at your services thank you.

Thomas M.

Handy Premium Pro
461 jobs completed
Hi. I am Mister Fix-It with 425 Handy jobs completed. . . On Time and Done Right! I have assembled almost everything from Wayfair, Ikea and Walmart... Murphy beds, dressers, outdoors furniture, bookcases, tables/ chairs, TV wall mounting and stand, picture hanging and window treatments are my specialties. Experience...It's not Expensive. It's Priceless! Book me for your next project! Thanks.

Customer Reviews

2,815 Reviews for Electrical Service

Noha G.

Joan was such a nice guy who did his job so effortlessly that I just did my work while he fixed all my electrical issues. I couldn’t be happier. Thank you!

Jessie O.

Alejandro was great to work with. He was thoughtful about letting me know he was on the way and he . Once he confirmed what was wrong he was patient in working with me to get the necessary equipment/parts to finish the job instead of having me make another appointment for another. Everything was completed today. He left my place clean and

Joyce B.

Extremely helpful, pleasant to work with and proactive about communicating with me about what I'd need in order to complete our session. A+

Aly M.

John was great! He seemed very knowledgeable and was able to fix my ice maker in about twenty minutes.

Gemma P.

Excellent service. Completed electrical tasks and then helped with handyman tasks too. Very professional and helpful. Would hire again

Molly S.

Wonderful professional. Takes pride in his work. Compassionate, hardworking...definately recommend!

Srikanth S.

Extremely professional and highly skilled. The task was to replace my thermostat and fit a new Nest device and David did a fine job. Highly recommend him.

Jessie C.

Wilfred was awesome super friendly and professional!! He installed a bunch of smoke alarms in our house and gave my 1.5 year old a high five on the way out!! Will use him again!!

Mr. L.

John was great. Knew exactly what he was doing. Went above and beyond to get everything perfect and clean. Would definitely rehire John.

Kieran W.

Mihai did a fantastic on what was a quite a tricky and technical job for me. His problem solving was fantastic and consistently communicated options with me. He left the job in very clean condition at the end. Would highly recommend.

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Would like for an electrician to come and check our electical in thr house. We have an in-home studio and are in need to making sure it can sustain the electrical load needed.

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