How Handy Works

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Select the day and time for your service and get instant, affordable pricing.

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We'll confirm your appointment and take care of payment electronically and securely.

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An experienced, fully-equipped professional will show up on time at your doorstep.

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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David C.

Handy Premium Pro
19 jobs completed
My name is David. I’m a husband and father of 4. I like to trout fish and I love the Pittsburgh Steelers. I also have one granddaughter who is the light of my life.

Irvyn D.

Handy Premium Pro
119 jobs completed
Hi, my name is Irvyn, I do have experience in commercial and home cleaning for the last 10 years, thank you for taking the time to read my profile !! Have a great day !!

Jacob Z.

Handy Premium Pro
43 jobs completed
Hi I’m Jacob! If you want professional service from a friendly face, you’ve come to the right place. I’m a pretty well-rounded handyman, but I specialize in TV mounting and home theater setups. I mainly work weekends, but I can also work after 5 on weekdays.

Customer Reviews

4,335 Reviews for Electrical Service

Imogen E.

Great service. Arrived on time, speedy worker, neat and tidy. Came on the bud too so didn't need parking vouchers!

Angela L.

Ben took down a chandelier and TV before my move. He was nice, quick and very thorough. I'll definitely work with him again in the future.

Ann B.

Mark did an amazing job!!! He was on time, professional, efficient, competent, and courteous!! I very highly recommend Mark for all your electrical and handiwork anytime.

Yanina B.

Professional, expert and very polite, Danny was really helpful and sorted out the problem very quickly - we were very happy - thank you.

Seth S.

James was very knowledgeable about electrical systems and solved our issue with no problem. Nice guy too. Thanks!

Jessica H.

Garshon, achieved what two other ( non handy site) guys couldn't do! He was patient and knows his craft well, he even labeled our speaker wires which made it easy to set up.

Michelle S.

Hakeem was a pleasure to work with. He fixed my chandelier with ease and installed my dimmer in record time. He was prompt and neat. I would work with him again.

Carmen T.

Mr. Enrique is very nice and polite . And I will recommend him because he's very very professional .

Lara B.

He is awesome, very grateful for his great work and attitude. Would hire him any day. Great first Handy experience.

Rocky M.

Very professional, on-time, and very positive attitude. He did a very good job and I would use him again.

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