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How to Find the Best Electricians in Contra Costa County CA

Finding the best electrical contractors in Contra Costa County is important when the lights go out. Good electricians in Contra Costa County will do your electrical repair or home rewiring and inspect your home wiring to help prevent it from happening again.

The following research by The Prime Buyer's Report identifies the best electricians in Contra Costa County and issues related to hiring them.

Updated August 24, 2014

 The TOP 10 Electrical Contractors / Electricians in Contra Costa County CA

Kenneth R. Turnage II General Contractor, Inc.
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(925) 754-5232, Fax: (925) 754-5020
309 East 18th St.
Antioch, CA 94509
State Contractors License #787499
   Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10  Diamond Certified  Better Business Bureau NARI (National Association of The Remodeling Industry)

Areas Served: Contra Costa County incl Walnut Creek CA, San Ramon, Danville CA, Blackhawk, Diablo ...
Services: all electrical repairs & installations, wiring rewiring, circuit breakers, attic ...

Frontline Electrical Services
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(707) 747-6251
3195 Park Road, Suite C
Benicia, CA 94510
State Contractors License #695923
   Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 USGBC Member (U.S. Green Building Council) Chamber of Commerce-Vallejo Chamber of Commerce-Fairfield/Suisun City BNI (Business Networks International) ISA (Instrument Society of America)

Areas Served: Contra Costa incl. Walnut Creek, Pittsburg CA, Richmond CA, San Ramon, Danville CA, ...
Services: electricians & electrical contractors in Solano county for all electrical services ...
Key Brands: FMC Technologies, SpillGuard Technologies

Solaris Electric Co
(925) 838-2220
16 Alamo Glen Ct
Alamo, CA 94507

Areas Served: Walnut Creek, Moraga, Blackhawk, Richmond CA, San Ramon, Orinda, Danville CA

Van Hook's Electric
(510) 233-4900
638 Spring St
Richmond, CA 94804

Areas Served: Walnut Creek, Moraga, Concord CA, Orinda, Richmond CA, Pittsburg, Blackhawk

Lawrence Electric
(925) 625-7597
4637 La Vista Dr
Oakley, CA 94561

Areas Served: Concord CA, Richmond CA, Antioch CA, San Ramon CA, Walnut Creek CA, Pittsburg CA

El Cerrito Electric
(510) 527-3807
10362 San Pablo Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530

Areas Served: Orinda, Walnut Creek, Concord CA, Blackhawk, San Ramon, Danville, Richmond CA

Comletric Inc
(925) 855-7214
185 Front St
Danville, CA 94526

Areas Served: Walnut Creek, Richmond CA, Pittsburg, San Ramon, Concord CA, Pleasant Hill, Antioch

Watson Electric Inc
(510) 237-2710
12480 San Pablo Ave
Richmond, CA 94805

Areas Served: Contra Costa, Walnut Creek, Pittsburg, San Ramon, Richmond CA, Blackhawk, Danville

How to Find the Best Electricians in Contra Costa County CA 

Electricians in Contra Costa County are required to be licensed by the state for your protection, such as the C10 license specifically for electrical contractors. Unlike most other license categories where only the company owner needs a state license but not their employees, every individual who performs electrical work needs to be licensed in their own right even if merely an employee of a licensed electical contractor.

If the company has employees, they are legally required to have workers' compensation insurance to protect you the customer from being sued if an injury occurs during work performed at your property.  Electricians are not required by law to have general liability insurance; however, all electrical contractors bearing The Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 designation have general liability insurance coverage to reimburse you in the event of any damages, in addition to passing all other requirements for certification as Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 such as our research phone calls to their previous customers, hiring only documented workers, verified license and workers' comp insurance, clean complaint record, and more.




Electricians in Contra Costa County Perform Numerous Services
To be a licensed electrical contractor, one must be proficient in a number of tasks, but because the industry is so expansive, good electricians often specialize. So a given electrician in Contra Costa County may have years of experience, but they still may not be the best fit for your specific wiring repair or electrical repair project.  Residential electricans can fix or install circuit breakers, dryers, paddle fans, attic fans, oven circuits, ceiling fans and do home rewiring. Commercial electricans in Contra Costa County can install commercial lighting for parking areas, underground commercial electrical work including retrofitting, retail and commercial electrical inspection and testing, backup generators and other backup power systems.

Some electricians in Contra Costa County often have lighting design experience, which they can apply to install track lighting, recessed lighting, and lighting control systems.

Electricians that have electrical engineering certification can install 3 phase motor controls, U.L. listed motor controls, wiring for code UBC, and underground/T.I. wiring.  

 

Electricians in Contra Costa County Regularly Carry Required Components
The best electricians in Contra Costa County perform a variety of electrical repair & electrical services for your home, and often arrive at your door prepared with the necessary test and measurement equipment and replacement parts. Depending on the purpose of the visit, good electrical contractors will be armed with gas/leak detectors and analyzers, wire and breaker tracers, safety switches, and other testing products to restore your power or remediate any safety concerns.

In order to avoid billable repeat visits, conscientious electricians will carry replacement wire, cable, fuses, fittings, connectors and conduits. With the necessary equipment, they can repair fans and thermostats, and perform disconnects or power restorations from your circuit breaker panel. Many of the best electricians can service your light fixtures as well, installing dimmers and bulbs to optimize your home lighting or reduce unnecessary electrical drains. Most of the good electricians in Contra Costa County are trained in CAD and certified for home wiring repairs, so you can trust that, based on the information you've given them, they can capably resolve your electrical problems.

 

Some Electricians in Contra Costa County Are A Much Better Value than Others

The Prime Buyer's Report lists these electricians in Contra Costa County: Kenneth R. Turnage II General Contractor, Inc., Frontline Electrical Services, Watson Electric Inc, El Cerrito Electric, Van Hook's Electric, Solaris Electric Co, Comletric Inc, Lawrence Electric. Other electricians in Walnut Creek, Pittsburg, San Ramon and Richmond CA who might still be in business include: .

 

 

 

How to Choose Among the Best Electricians in Contra Costa County 

When it comes to electrical repair, rewiring and other electrical work by C10 licensed electrical contractors in Contra Costa County CA, ask some questions about their abilities, experience, and credentials.

• How long have the electrical contractors been doing electrical contracting, electrical repair or home rewiring in Contra Costa County?

• How many electrical repair jobs or home wiring jobs have the electricians completed in Contra Costa County?

• Can the electricians provide references for past electrical contracting jobs? (All electricians bearing the Prime Buyer's Report — TOP 10 symbol have already had their customer references called by research staff at The Prime Buyer's Report so you don't have to.)

• What will the electrical contractors' timing be on bidding and completing home wiring or wiring repair? 


• Can they prove that all their employees sent to your property are legal to work in the U.S.? (All electrical contractors bearing The Prime Buyer's Report — TOP 10 symbol have already signed an agreement to only hire documented workers.)

• Do the electrical contractors carry workers' compensation and liability insurance to protect you in the event of an accident or mistake? (All electrical contractors bearing the Prime Buyer's Report — TOP 10 symbol have already shown proof of insurance to research staff at The Prime Buyer's Report.)

• Will the electricians provide a written estimate of the electrical work?

• Will permits be needed? If so, will the electricians be responsible for getting them?

• Does the owner of the electrical service accompany his electricians on the job?

• What kind of warranties & guarantees do the electrical contractors offer and what do the warranties cover?

• Will the electrical contractors provide a written contract?

• Do they charge by the hour (Time & Materials) or by the job (Flat Rate)?

• Do they expect your job to be completed in a single visit?

• Will you have electrical power while the electrical contractors work?

When you've chosen the most suitable electrician in Contra Costa County for your specific needs, make sure they are licensed in good standing with a C10 contractor's license. (All electrcians bearing the Prime Buyer's Report —TOP 10 symbol have already had their license verified by research staff at The Prime Buyer's Report.)

 

 

Electricians in Contra Costa County Use Many Quality Brands 

Phillips, Sylvania, Juno, Klein, Universal, GE, Murray, Lutron, Wadsworth, Madison, Etcon, TPI, Lennox, ITE, Intermatic, Victor, Viking, Intertherm, Nutone, and Leviton.

 

 

Resources About Electricians in Contra Costa County 

Associations & Licensing for Electrical Contractors
BBB Better Business Bureau (http://www.bbb.com/)
CDIR California Department of Industrial Relations (http://www.dir.ca.gov/)
CEC California Energy Commission (http://www.energy.ca.gov/)
CSLB Contractors State License Board (http://www.cslb.ca.gov/)
DCA California Department of Consumer Affairs (www.dca.ca.gov)
Diamond Certified www.diamondcertified.org
EGIA Electric and Gas Industries Association (http://www.egia.com/)
FEC Federated Electrical Contractors (http://www.fec.org/)
IAEI International Association of Electrical Inspectors (http://www.iaei.org/)
IECI Independent Electrical Contractors Association (http://www.ieci.org/)
NCNECA Northern California National Electrical Contractors Association (http://www.norcalneca.org/)
NECA National Electrical Contractors Association (http://www.necaonline.com/)
WECA Western Electrical Contractors Association (http://www.wecia-iec.org/)

Web & Media Resources About Electricians
Cabling Contractor Magazine
Electrical Construction & Maintenance Magazine
Electrical Contracting Products
Electrical Contractor Magazine
Electrical and Mechanical Contractor Magazine
Electric Light and Power Magazine
Engineering News
Utility Automation and Engineering and T&D

http://www.electrical-safety.com/
http://www.electricalknowledge.com/
http://www.electrical-online.com/
http://www.electriciantalk.com/
http://www.hometime.com/



The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Electricians in Contra Costa County within the following zip codes:

94507, 94561, 94549, 94570, 94514, 94527, 94806, 94850, 94525, 94548, 94596, 94583, 94569, 94523, 94565, 94563, 94511, 94808, 94805, 94516, 94547, 94802, 94530, 94595, 94801, 94506, 94518, 94519, 94804, 94531, 94553, 94509, 94598, 94513, 94526, 94520, 94807, 94522, 94517, 94820, 94528, 94524, 94597, 94564, 94572, 94556, 94575, 94803, 94582 and 94521

 


Electricians Alamo CA

Little Electric Alamo CA 94507
Peter Irving Electric Inc Alamo CA 94507
Solaris Electric Co Alamo CA 94507

 

Electricians Antioch CA

Bannister Electrical Antioch CA 94509
California Splicing & Testing Antioch CA 94509
Ciccarello Electric Inc Antioch CA 94531
Converse Co Antioch CA 94509
Dynamic Electric & Controls Antioch CA 94509
Dynamic Electric & Controls Antioch CA 94531
Five O Electric Antioch CA 94509
ICR Electrical Contractors Antioch CA 94509
JM Electric Antioch CA 94531
KBD's Electric Antioch CA 94509


Electricians Bay Point CA

Bell's Electric Bay Point CA 94565
Hofalar Electrical Service Bay Point CA 94565
Modeste Electrical Maintenance Bay Point CA 94565
Sid Nelson Enterprises Bay Point CA 94565

 

Electricians Brentwood CA

A&B Electric Brentwood CA 94513
AA Guaranteed Electrical Brentwood CA 94513
Beasley Electric Brentwood CA 94513
Chuck's Electric Brentwood CA 94513
Haber Electric Brentwood CA 94513
McNally Electric Brentwood CA 94513
Miller Electric & Technology Brentwood CA 94513
On the Side Electric Brentwood CA 94513
Pacific Coast Electric Brentwood CA 94513
Rodda Electric Inc Brentwood CA 94513
Signature Electric Brentwood CA 94513
Tibben Electric Brentwood CA 94513

 

Electricians Byron CA

California Splicing & Testing Byron CA 94514
Richardson Electric Byron CA 94514

 

Electricians Canyon CA

ACT Electric Canyon CA 94516

 

Electricians Clayton CA

All Bright Electric Clayton CA 94517
Butler Electric Clayton CA 94517
Electrician Inc Clayton CA 94517
Jonathan Aszklar Electric Clayton CA 94517


Electricians Concord CA

Aloha Electric Concord CA 94521
Baxter Electric Concord CA 94520
Brazil Electric Inc Concord CA 94518
California Electric Co Concord CA 94520
City Electric Concord CA 94520
Clayton Valley Electric Co Concord CA 94521
Crown Electric Concord CA 94520
Current Electric Concord CA 94520
D&S Electric Concord CA 94521
Delta Electric & Pump Concord CA 94520
Erloq Inc Concord CA 94527
Flynn Electric Concord CA 94521
Grover Electric Concord CA 94520
Grover Lighting & Electric Concord CA 94520
Hein Lighting & Electric Inc Concord CA 94524
JLD Electric Concord CA 94518
Keystone Electric Concord CA 94519
Marshall Electric Concord CA 94518
Mr Fix-It Co Concord CA 94519
Mt Diablo Electric Concord CA 94518
Northern Electronic Techs Concord CA 94518
Pacific Power Service Concord CA 94518
Parker Electric Co Concord CA 94518
PCS Corp Concord CA 94520
Shapland Electric Concord CA 94518
Silverrado Valley Electric Concord CA 94527
Simon Electric Concord CA 94519
Smitty's Electric Concord CA 94521
Wagner Electric Concord CA 94521
Westco Electric Concord CA 94521
Wildman Electric Concord CA 94521

 

Electricians Danville CA

Dennco Electric Service Inc Danville CA 94526
EDC Electric Inc Danville CA 94526
Gibbons Electric Danville CA 94526
Powerline Electric Danville CA 94506
Professional Electric Contractors Danville CA 94526

 

Electricians Discovery Bay CA

AC Electric Discovery Bay CA 94505
American Retrofit Systems Discovery Bay CA 94505
Pure Electric Discovery Bay CA 94505

 

Electricians El Cerrito CA

Clark Electric El Cerrito CA 94530
Darrell Taylor Electrical El Cerrito CA 94530
El Cerrito Electric El Cerrito CA 94530
Finn Electric El Cerrito CA 94530

 

Electricians El Sobrante CA

ASAP Electric El Sobrante CA 94803


Electricians Hercules CA

Hercules Electric Hercules CA 94547


Electricians Knightsen CA

EEC Electrical Contractors Knightsen CA 94548

 

Electricians Lafayette CA

Bay Area Electrical Lafayette CA 94549
Del Mar Electric Co Inc Lafayette CA 94549
Lamorinda Electric Lafayette CA 94549

 

Electricians Martinez CA

Alhambra Electric Martinez CA 94553
Cal-Com Electric Martinez CA 94553
Contra Costa Electric Inc Martinez CA 94553
Crockett Electric Co Martinez CA 94553
DB Electric Martinez CA 94553
Dawson Electric Martinez CA 94553
Delta Electrical Construction Martinez CA 94553
Forrest Electric Martinez CA 94553
Helix Electric Inc Martinez CA 94553
Illumeffects Martinez CA 94553
Jean Paul Fisher Electric Martinez CA 94553
McPeak Electric Martinez CA 94553
Mulder Electric Martinez CA 94553
Osh Electric Martinez CA 94553
Raines Electric Inc Martinez CA 94553
Sasco Electric Martinez CA 94553
Shanahan Services Martinez CA 94553
Walter Electrical Contractor Martinez CA 94553
Watson Electric Inc Martinez CA 94553


Electricians Oakley CA

Absolute Electric Oakley CA 94561
Bedford Electric Oakley CA 94561
CE Electric Oakley CA 94561
Dillon Electric Oakley CA 94561
Electric CJ Bradleys Oakley CA 94561
Furlong Electric Co Oakley CA 94561
Lawrence Electric Oakley CA 94561
Lucchesi Electric Oakley CA 94561
Power Plus Electric Oakley CA 94561
Sherwood Electric Inc Oakley CA 94561
Wilson Power & Electric Co Oakley CA 94561

 

Electricians Orinda CA

Orinda Electric Orinda CA 94563
West Coast Electric Co Orinda CA 94563


Electricians Pacheco CA

Fidel Electric Pacheco CA 94553
Mic Electric Pacheco CA 94553

 

Electricians Pinole CA

Continental Electric Pinole CA 94564
JP Electric Pinole CA 94564

 

Electricians Pittsburg CA

All-Pro Electrical Corp Pittsburg CA 94565
Banister Electric Inc Pittsburg CA 94565
Bay Area Electrical Maintenance Pittsburg CA 94565
Black Diamond Electric Inc Pittsburg CA 94565
Dan Longacre Electric Pittsburg CA 94565
Poscon Electric Inc Pittsburg CA 94565
Powersource Electrical Contractors Pittsburg CA 94565
Security Electric Solutions Pittsburg CA 94565

 

Electricians Pleasant Hill CA

AC Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523
Las Trampas Electric Inc Pleasant Hill CA 94523
M&M Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523
Martucci Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523
NT Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523
Panda Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523
Robert Weltz Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523
Silva Contractors Pleasant Hill CA 94523
Smitty's Electric Pleasant Hill CA 94523

 

Electricians Richmond CA

Cirimele Electric Works Richmond CA 94804
Reliable Electric Richmond CA 94804
Van Hook's Electric Richmond CA 94804

 

Electricians Rodeo CA

Moonlite Electric Rodeo CA 94572
Net Electric Rodeo CA 94572

 

Electricians San Pablo CA

AD Electric San Pablo CA 94806

 

Electricians San Ramon CA

DK Electric Inc San Ramon CA 94582
Kona Electric San Ramon CA 94583
MD Electric Light & Electrical Service San Ramon CA 94583
Morgan Electric Inc San Ramon CA 94583
P&M Electric San Ramon CA 94582
Power Quality & Electrical Systems San Ramon CA 94583
Thompson Electric San Ramon CA 94583
Tri Valley Electric San Ramon CA 94583
Westinghouse Electric Co San Ramon CA 94583

 

Electricians Walnut Creek CA

Austin Electric Walnut Creek CA 94598
Bowers Electric Walnut Creek CA 94596
Brunswig Electric Walnut Creek CA 94595
County Electric Walnut Creek CA 94597
Delta Technology Inc Walnut Creek CA 94597
Diablo Valley Electric Co Walnut Creek CA 94596
Get Electric Walnut Creek CA 94596
J Murphy Electrical Walnut Creek CA 94597
M&M Electric Walnut Creek CA 94598
MG Farrell Co Walnut Creek CA 94598
Magnolia Electric Co Walnut Creek CA 94597
MVM Electric Walnut Creek CA 94596
Nor Cal Electric Walnut Creek CA 94596
S&C Electric Co Walnut Creek CA 94596
Trinity Electric Walnut Creek CA 94596