How to Hire an Electrician

Ten questions to ask an electrician before deciding to hire him to do residential or commercial electrical work.

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    Ask the electrician if he is licensed, bonded and insured.
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    Ask the electrician how long he has been in business.
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    Ask the electrician if he can provide references or testimonials.
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    Ask the electrician if he charges by the hour or by the job.
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    Ask the electrician if he guarantees his work.
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    Ask the electrician if he provides 24 hour emergency service.
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    Ask the electrician if he has a website to learn more about his services.
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    Ask the electrician if he does residential work, commercial or both.
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    Ask the electrician if he provides free estimates or "up front" pricing.
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    Ask the electrician how long he expects the job to take.

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Categories: Electrical Maintenance