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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Ernest B.

Handy Premium Pro
168 jobs completed
Hello My Name is Ernest I was a Foreman for a nationwide mover for over 4 years and in the moving business for over 15 years. I have over 1000 commercial and residential moves. I can assemble and disassemble IKEA type furniture from Walmart, Crate& Barrel, Buy Buy Baby, Wayfair for example Beds,cribs, Tables, Ent centers, Futons, Pool Tables, B-Ball Set, TV Sta

Joshua V.

Handy Premium Pro
14 jobs completed
I’m Joshua. A pipe fitter by trade in the fire protection industry from 98-08. In those years I learned every trade by professionals on site, on the largest scale of jobs. From custom homes to high rises, and baseball stadiums in San Diego California. After that, I got into investing in rentals. That time gave me ample experience in all areas pertaining to home care. I’m very handy and experienced

Roger A.

Handy Premium Pro
59 jobs completed
My name is Roger. I have been in the maintenance and troubleshooting field for over 30 years. I am a Veteran of the U. S. M. C. Challenge me to become your next repair or assembly projects!

Customer Reviews

6,149 Reviews for Electrical Service

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.

Jonathan K.

He was very competent, professional, and friendly. Great quality work. Even fixed the mistakes done by the previous handyman.

Ashley A.

Samuel did an amazing job with the electrical work I needed done in my kitchen. Kind, efficient, and thoughtful. He even brought extra parts to leave with me “just in case”. I had the best experience and will definitely call again If I need anything else done.

Kristine C.

Tyrone was a very hard worker and stayed until the problem was solved. Would recommend his services.

nikita r.

Amazing with my small garden and when he left he gave me needed suggestions about taking care of it. Will use him again for sure

David A.

I had a problem with a short that knocked out all my lights and a few outlets. Carlos fixed it quickly and efficiently. A great help!

Sally M.

Richard was fantastic. Very through and explained the whole process. Will definitely use him again and recommend him to anyone looking for expert electrical and any other type of help.

CJ L.

attention to customers needs ,emails before arriving to get every detail correct so he knows exactly what to do upon arrival

Aly M.

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

Noorjahan D.

Enrique was excellent! He was efficient and made sure to reach out beforehand so that he brought everything needed for the electrical work. I thought I would need an entirely new dryer and with a quick rewiring, he fixed it! Would recommend him to everyone!

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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.