How Handy Works

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Select the day and time for your TV mounting 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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Gilberto R.

Handy Premium Pro
530 jobs completed
Hello my name is Gilberto, I have 8 years experience in handy service, small and large projects, painting, carpentry, hanging picture, replacing bathroom toilets, and door locks and more.

Erik E.

Handy Premium Pro
128 jobs completed
I am a Jack-Of-All trades. Looking to help you with any project you have to take on. Started out as a teen in construction, been loving it ever since. Hope to hear from you with any task you my have

Christopher W.

Handy Premium Pro
74 jobs completed
hello my name is Christopher,I have been in the handyman business for over 20 yrs. making my customers happy is what I strive for. if I get less then 5 stars I would be very disappointed ( I always get 5 stars) hope to work for you soon, Christopher

Customer Reviews

3,229 Reviews for Electrical Service

Chia-Chun L.

Handy and knowledgeable. Knows what he was doing. Most importantly, Bryon was very nice and honest. Highly recommend

Robert V.

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

John W.

Our Handy man went above and beyond to connect our TV. He even left us a FreeSat box and a remote control free of charge. Amazing!

Fiona C.

Mohammed was very prompt, informed and thorough. I would have no hesitation in asking him for assistance again.

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.

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.

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.

Carlos D.

I am very glad to say that this new pro was an absolute pleasure. Very nice and respectable, and fixed the problem immediately.

Mila U.

Fabio was punctual and very knowledgeable. He resolved my issue within the time of the appointment. I would absolutely use him again.

Marilyn v.

Sammy was great--very patient when an unexpected problem arose and got the job done. We'll request him next time.

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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.