How Handy Works

Pick a Time

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.

Your pro arrives

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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John R.

Handy Premium Pro
149 jobs completed
I treat all my projects the way I would like them to be done for myself. The Golden Rule is what I live/work by.

James D.

Handy Premium Pro
15 jobs completed
Hello, My name is James! I went to school for building construction technology and have 15 years of on the job experience. I have been working with multiple different type of companies over the years to assure every job I accept will be completed with perfection. Your home is yours, so let me help with the hard work while you sit back and relax!

Megan E.

Handy Premium Pro
113 jobs completed
Hello I’m Megan. I am a professional who knows how to complete jobs correctly the first time. As early as 15 more than 20 years ago lol I learned how to install irrigation systems working in residential and commercial areas. Since then I have remodeled several homes, I own a large home from 1748 in Coventry CT. I have installed most of the new smart home products. I also know appliances well.

Customer Reviews

5,923 Reviews for Electrical Service

Finlay E.

My first time using Handy and I'm glad I did. Robert arrived promptly (slightly early), all done within 1hr.

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.

Thomas S.

Andy was thorough and helpful. He kept me up to date with the work from the point of making the order. I recommend him highly!

Robert V.

Fernando was clean, professional, knew exactly what needed to be done. he finished the job flawlessly and sooner than expected.

Aly M.

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

Courtney B.

He went above and beyond to make sure they job was done right. If I could give him 10 stars I would!

Carmel F.

No particular problems. He was good. I had a long list of items, and the two big items that were highest priority for me weren't done.

Laurice P.

Benewende showed up on time and took care of my two electrical issues in a timely, professional manner with a smile! 5 Star HANDYman!

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!

Kea M.

Ethan arrived on time, worked quickly and completed all the tasks on the list within the 2hours booked!

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Where Does Handy Operate?

Handy operates in hundreds of cities around the United States, Canada, and the U.K. No matter where you live, Handy has you covered.