Finding and Hiring Electrical Contractors

By: Glenn Whitehead

Hiring electrical contractors for your home is a big decision. Even if you only have a small project, it's important to find a licensed, qualified professional. Due to the potential hazards of fire and electric shock, which can be created by faulty work, it's critical that you use someone who has insurance coverage that meets industry standards. The following mtips should help insure that you make the right choice

  • Get referrals from friends, neighbors or relatives
  • Ask for references and then call and check them
  • Check licensing information
  • Ask for proof of all required insurance coverage
  • Be careful of giving large amounts of money up front

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