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.

Your pro arrives

An experienced, fully-equipped professional will show up on time at your doorstep.

The Trusted Name in Electrical Service Referrals

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 Referral Agency

Ready to Take Charge of Any Electrical Job

Electricians on Handy 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

Electrical contractors on Handy 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 the Top Electrical Service Pros on Handy

Download the app to search and book top professionals in your area. Build a pro team so that you always have a great group of go-to professionals for all your household needs.

Leevi C.

Handy Premium Pro
27 jobs completed
My name is Leevi and the best way to put it I’m a jack of all trades can usually tackle any tasks thrown my way and if I can’t do the job with 100% certainty I will let you know up front I’m easy to work with and I’m very meticulous treat every job as if it was my own stuff im repairing

Adrian S.

Handy Premium Pro
300 jobs completed
Hi my name is Adrian, I’ve been doing handy man service since I was in high school I started working with contractors to learn and become more advanced knowing the right way to do things. Also I’ve worked with companies that were able to teach me to do the job right and fast following all precautions and having the mindset of you can do it .

Gary G.

Handy Premium Pro
88 jobs completed
Hi my name is Gary, I have been in the construction & home remodel field for over the last 10 years. Well experienced and guaranteeing quality and satisfaction. I look forward to seeing you soon, have a blessed day!

Customer Reviews

372 Reviews for Electrical Service

Yanina B.

Professional, expert and very polite, Danny was really helpful and sorted out the problem very quickly - we were very happy - thank you.

Finlay E.

My first time using Handy and I'm glad I did. Robert arrived promptly (slightly early), all done within 1hr.

William W.

Mr. Miler - Thank you for your great service today! Fortunately, it was nothing serious with the light bulbs/switches!! Thanks again!!

Katarina H.

Bruno was very professional and did a great work in our bathroom. He gave us some advice that we found very useful. Kind regards Katarina

Jason G.

Jordi was excellent. He was friendly, knowledgeable, and worked well beyond the original allotted time in order to finish the job.

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.

Olga P.

Victor is great. He was on time, wore shoe covers, and was knowledgeable about electricity. Very patient! I’d love to work with him again!

Dani A.

John was very professional and very skilled. He knew exactly what to do and how to do it, and brought the tools necessary to get it done.

Kea M.

Ethan arrived on time, worked quickly and completed all the tasks on the list within the 2hours booked!

Ms. P.

Wilifried did a great job installing my digital thermostats. He arrived on time and was professional. I would recommend him to anyone.

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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.