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Best Electricians in Indianapolis, IN

June 27, 2019, 2:32 p.m.

If you need electrical work at a home or business, consider calling a professional electrician. Licensed contractors in Indiana’s capital are qualified to perform a wide range of services. Our partners at ConsumerAffairs researched the best electricians in Indianapolis so you find a well-reviewed contractor for your repair, installation or inspection.

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Branch Electric
Branch Electric
Features
  • Locally owned & operated
  • Licensed, bonded & insured electricians
  • Fast, professional, cost-effective services
  • Services Indianapolis and surrounding communities
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Location
5930 Mcfarland Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 509-0517
#2
RC Electric, L.L.C.
RC Electric, L.L.C.
Features
  • Free estimates
  • 24/7 emergency services
  • BBB-accredited with A+ rating
  • Over 40 years of electrical experience
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Location
3659 W. 10th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46222
(317) 600-3001
#3
Mister Sparky
Mister Sparky
Features
  • 24/7 emergency service
  • Comprehensive & complimentary diagnosis
  • Pricing & 100% satisfaction guarantee
  • Licensed, insured electricians
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Location
5561 W. 74th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 283-9199
David Electric
David Electric
Features
  • Open 24 hours
  • davidelectricservicellc.com
Location
6013 N. College Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 295-2894
Mister Quik Home Services
Mister Quik Home Services
Features
  • Open 24 hours
  • mrquikhomeservices.com
Location
4625 W. 86th St., Ste. 800
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 466-8463
Godby Heating Plumbing Electrical
Godby Heating Plumbing Electrical
Features
  • M-F: 8am - 5pm
  • Closed Sat and Sun
  • godbyhpe.com
Location
7852 Moller Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46268
(317) 662-2795
King Electric
King Electric
Features
  • M-F: 7am - 5pm
  • Closed Sat and Sun
  • kingelectriccompany.com
Location
10721 Tanbark Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46235
(317) 826-5464
Efficient Systems, Inc.
Efficient Systems, Inc.
Features
  • Open 24 hours
  • efficientsystems.net
Location
284 N. Belmont Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46222
(317) 293-6510
Advance Electric
Advance Electric
Features
  • M-F: 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Sat and Sun
  • advanceelectricindy.com
Location
9002 Mud Creek Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46256
(317) 891-0899
White's Electrical
White's Electrical
Features
  • M-F: 8am - 5pm
  • Closed Sat and Sun
  • whiteselectrical.com
Location
310 Indianapolis Rd., Ste. A
Mooresville, IN 46158
(317) 834-1922

Finding electrical contractors in Indianapolis

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When an outlet’s dead or a ceiling fan is ready to go up, you might be drawn to the do-it-yourself route. But there are many reasons why you should hire an electrician in Indianapolis. Here are a few:

  • Safety. Working with electricity can be dangerous if you don’t know what you’re doing. Thousands of people are accidentally injured from electrical fires or electrocutions at home each year.
  • Cost. You’ll pay for an electrician, but you’ll save in the long run if the job is done right the first time.
  • Time. Your time is valuable. Electricians draw on experience and expertise to troubleshoot, diagnose and work efficiently.
  • Quality. Professional electricians are trained and licensed, and many have affiliations with organizations that share best practices in the trade.

There are many electrical contractors in Indianapolis competing for your business. To choose one, follow these tips:

  • Read reviews from customers to learn which electricians have the highest satisfaction ratings. You can also ask friends, family or co-workers for recommendations.
  • Choose only a licensed electrician. The official website of Indianapolis has a list of currently licensed electrical contractors. Licensed electricians in Indianapolis have passed an exam and provided the city proof of surety bond and general liability insurance.
  • Get written estimates from two or three electricians. The estimates should include a summary of the work to be performed, labor and parts costs and expected start and finish dates.

Cost of electricians in Indianapolis

Electricians usually charge by the hour. The average hourly rate for an electrician in Indianapolis is $70 - $80. You may also be charged a service fee — either separately or included as part of the first hour — to cover the electrician’s travel time and expenses and the costs of small parts.

When you first contact an electrician, ask about the average cost for the service you’re requesting. The business will likely need to make an in-home visit to provide an accurate estimate; ask if there’s a fee for the estimate. During the visit, ask the electrician if Indianapolis requires a permit for the job.

Finally, find out if the contractor has a guarantee on labor and parts. Most electricians in Indianapolis stand behind their work and will return in case of a problem.

Branch Electric

Branch Electric

Branch Electric is a locally owned and operated business with licensed, bonded and insured electricians. Customers can expect on-time arrivals, efficient problem-solving, long-term resolutions and budget-friendly rates. Indianapolis reviewers give five stars and recommend Branch Electric for any electrical needs.

RC Electric, L.L.C.

RC Electric, L.L.C.

RC Electric, LLC, a family-owned business, has a combined 40 years of experience in residential and commercial electrical work. Free estimates and 24-hour emergency service are available. Indianapolis reviewers say RC Electric schedules visits promptly, takes the time to explain issues with customers and charges fair prices.

Mister Sparky

Mister Sparky

Mister Sparky’s licensed and insured electricians in Indianapolis are available for maintenance, repairs, installations and 24/7 emergency service. The company guarantees on-time contractors, straightforward pricing and 100 percent satisfaction. Call or request an appointment online. Customers in Indianapolis say Mister Sparky’s electricians are knowledgeable and friendly.

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