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 vetted and screened, 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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Thomas W.

Handy Premium Pro
63 jobs completed
My name is Thomas. I am a professional handyman who prides himself in customer satisfaction. I have a multitude of talents and experience in all fields relating to construction. I have my HVAC license. I am upfront and honest. If you need a dependable handyman. Please give me a chance. I would love the opportunity to earn your business.

Xavier M.

Handy Premium Pro
389 jobs completed
Hello all, My name is Xavier. I've been Mounting tv's since 2013 and been assembling items since I was 14 years old. I also have 5 years experience in quality control so I'm sure to leave my customers no less than satisfied. Give me one try and find out.

Jay E.

Handy Premium Pro
36 jobs completed
I’m Jay. I have 18 years of experience in multi- family and home maintenance and repairs. My experience includes plumbing,electrical, carpentry,painting and drywall repair and replacement. Have also performed troubleshooting and repairs of hvac system and appliances. I have my EPA coolant certification. I do provide lawns care services mowing and trimming to yard clean ups.

Customer Reviews

6,762 Reviews for Electrical Service

Kabita L.

This is our rental property. The tenants informed that the mechanic repaired the machine a day before and they are happy with the work.

Damon Y.

My first time using Handy, and I was very glad I did. Guillermo was on time and extremely helpful in fixing the electrical issue in my apartment. Now all my dimmers work. And for far less money than other quotes I was receiving. I highly recommend Handy to anyone who needs reliable, affordable help fixing something in their apartment.

Joshua D.

Carlos went above and beyond. He did a great job, fixed my issue and was very professional about it. Couldnt be happier!

Joanna K.

Zeshan was polite, punctual, very helpful, competent and respectful of my home. I was very happy with the visit! Many thanks!

Brenda B.

Jackie was extremely efficient & effective, getting to work the minute he arrived; exceeding expectations for quantity & quality of work.

Kristine C.

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

Elizabeth S.

Larry was very friendly, courteous, and professional. He went above and beyond to help me with my electrical issues.

Meg M.

Ben was awesome! Very knowledgeable, friendly, and professional. Really happy with the work he did for us!!

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

Jessie C.

Wilfred was awesome super friendly and professional!! He installed a bunch of smoke alarms in our house and gave my 1.5 year old a high five on the way out!! Will use him again!!

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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.