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The Best Electricians in Atlanta GA Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire

Electricians in Atlanta GA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol are the electrical contractors that have exceeded the minimum Georgia regulatory standard. They are those proven by our independent research to have passed the TOP 10 requirements for competency and value, carry liability insurance for your protection, and for whom our staff has called previous clients to verify high satisfaction with for new electrical in Atlanta GA, including rewiring, electrical repair, upgrading electrical panels and circuit breaker boxes, to replace aluminum wiring, and commercial electricians.


Updated March 29, 2017

 The TOP 10 Electrical Contractors & Electricians in Atlanta GA

Pirkle Electric Co Inc
(404) 346-7733
2495 Fairburn Rd SW
Atlanta, GA 30331

Areas Served: Union City GA, Atlanta GA,College Park GA,Milton GA,Sandy Springs GA,East Point GA
Services: electrical contractors & electricians for home wiring & rewiring, electrical repairs

GP Electrical Contractors
(770) 969-6162
214 Senoia Rd
Fairburn, GA 30213

Areas Served: Johns Creek GA,East Point GA,Milton GA,Atlanta GA,Roswell GA,Alpharetta GA,Fairburn
Services: local electrical contractors, motor controls, commercial & residential electricians

Service Electric Co
(404) 761-7924
560 Lake Mirror Rd
Atlanta, GA 30349

Areas Served: Atlanta Georgia & Fulton County,Union City,Alpharetta,Johns Creek,Sandy Springs GA
Services: all electrical repairs & installations, wiring rewiring,circuit breakers,attic fans

D&N Electric Co
(404) 763-4840
3015 R N Martin St
East Point, GA 30344

Areas Served: Sandy Springs GA,Atlanta GA,Milton GA,Johns Creek GA,Roswell GA,Sandy Springs GA
Services: commercial electricians, residential electricians, electrical repair, home wiring

Lanehart Electrical Contractor
(678) 393-8650
1030 Union Center Dr
Alpharetta, GA 30004

Areas Served: Alpharetta GA,Atlanta GA,Johns Creek GA,Sandy Springs GA,Johns Creek GA,Roswell GA
Services: local electricians for breaker tracers, safety swtiches, new construction wiring

Metro Electrical Contractors
(404) 351-2803
1263 Ellsworth Dr NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Areas Served: Fulton County,Milton GA,East Point GA,Atlanta GA,Alpharetta GA,Johns Creek GA
Services: electricians for wiring repair, circuit breakers, attic fans, ceiling fans, rewiring

ABC Electrical Contractors
(770) 475-6572
1025 Nine North Dr # L
Alpharetta, GA 30004

Areas Served: Atlanta & Fulton County,Roswell GA,Alpharetta GA,Sandy Springs GA,Johns Creek GA
Services: electrical contractors, electrical repairs, ceiling fan installers, attic fans

Knox Electrical Contractors
(678) 795-1718
4540 Mabry Rd NE
Roswell, GA 30075

Areas Served: Roswell GA,Sandy Springs GA,Atlanta GA,Johns Creek GA,East Point GA,Fulton County GA
Services: electrical repairs, electrical services, home wiring repair & rewiring

Bettis Electric Co
(770) 518-7820
1304 Macy Dr
Roswell, GA 30076

Areas Served: East Point GA,Alpharetta GA,Atlanta GA,Sandy Springs GA,Johns Creek GA,Roswell GA
Services: electrical repairs, panel upgrades, circuit breaker replacement, new outlets

The Best Electricians in Atlanta GA Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire 

The state of Georgia requires electricians in Atlanta GA to be licensed by the Georgia Board of Electrical Contractors which requires 4 years of experience being employed by a licensed electrican, and passing an exam.

But the state license is no guarantee that any particular electrical contractor in Atlanta GA is doing business ethically, providing real value, or satisfying customers.

This makes it all the more significant that all residential or commercial electricians in Atlanta GA who bear The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have been cleared by our research staff as passing all the requirements for Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 status such as survey phone calls to previous customers to verify high satisfaction, good complaint record, verified state license, proof of liability and workers comp insurance for your protection, only employees legal to work in the U.S., and more.

Electricians in Atlanta GA 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 Atlanta GA 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 Atlanta GA 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 Atlanta GA 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 Atlanta GA Regularly Carry Required Components
The best electricians in Atlanta GA perform a variety of electrical repair and 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 Atlanta GA 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 Atlanta GA Are A Much Better Value than Others

The Prime Buyer's Report lists these electricians in Atlanta GA: ABC Electrical Contractors, Lanehart Electrical Contractor, Knox Electrical Contractors, Bettis Electric Co, GP Electrical Contractors, Metro Electrical Contractors, D&N Electric Co, Service Electric Co, Pirkle Electric Co Inc. Other electricians in Atlanta GA who might still be in business include: .




Ask These Questions of Electricians in Atlanta GA 

When it comes to electrical repair, rewiring and other electrical work ask these questions of electrical contractors in Atlanta GA about their abilities, experience, and credentials.

• How long have the electrical contractors been doing electrical contracting, electrical repair or home rewiring in Atlanta GA?

• How many electrical repair jobs or home wiring jobs have the electricians completed in Atlanta GA?

• Can the electricians provide references for past electrical contracting jobs? (All electricians in Atlanta GA bearing the Prime Buyer's Report - TOP 10 symbol have already had their customer references called by our research staff 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 in Atlanta GA 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 in Atlanta GA bearing the Prime Buyer's Report - TOP 10 symbol have alreadyhad proof of insurance verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• 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 Atlanta GA for your specific needs, make sure they are licensed by the state as an electrical contractor, since it is required by law. (All electrcians in Atlanta GA bearing the Prime Buyer's Report -TOP 10 symbol have already had their state electrical contractor license verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)



Resources About Electricians in Atlanta GA 

Associations & Licensing Related to Electrical Contractors in Atlanta GA

BBB Better Business Bureau
EGIA Electric and Gas Industries Association
FEC Federated Electrical Contractors
Georgia Licensing Board Division of Electrical Contractors
Georgia EMC
IAEI International Association of Electrical Inspectors
IEC Georgia
IECI Independent Electrical Contractors Association
IAEI Georgia Chapter - International Association of Electrical Inspectors of Georgia
NECA National Electrical Contractors Association
Georgia Electrical Contractors Association

Web & Media Resources Relevant to Electricians in Atlanta GA

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

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Electricians in Atlanta GA within the following zip codes:

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Electrical Contractors in Atlanta GA within the following cities:

East Point, Hapeville, Fairburn, Atlanta, Chattahoochee Hills, Roswell, Milton, College Park, Sandtown, Union City, Johns Creek, Sandy Springs, Alpharetta and Palmetto