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It's alive!  Electricity has the ability to bring things to life, but it can also be very harmful if not done right.  Most folks don't understand electrical wiring, circuit breakers, grounding, and other electric elements that professional electricians work on daily.  Their expertise is needed if you want to do most types of electric repairs or installing items that have electrical wiring. 

Home items like ceiling fans, wall lights, recessed lighting, appliances, home theatres, and other electrical components are all items that electricians can provide professional help with.  If you need to hire a professional electrician, you can use our real reviews and customer ratings to find the right pro for you or quickly find electricians near you to get matched quickly with 3 pros ready to help.

If you want to know more about electricy, you can use our help guide here to learn about electrical wiring, get questions to ask an electrician, or cost to rewire a house, plus so much more.

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The cost to install recessed lighting can range from $100 to $480 per fixture
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Electrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
Turning off your circuit breaker may cause more headaches than it’s worth
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The cost to rewire a home starts at $1,500 and can go up to more than $10,000
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Electrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
A circuit breaker box is the control center of all your home’s electrical power
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Electrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
These five tips can help you determine your next steps if you find knob-and-tube wiring in your home