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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.


Electrical Wiring & Circuit Breakers

a set of speakers
Home TheatreElectrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
Considering a full home theater installation? Or maybe just a few ceiling speakers in the kitchen for entertaining? Learn about ceiling speakers and how to install them.
electrical cord with prongs
Electrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
Want to hide cords or prevent unsightly wires in your home? Here's a closer look at what you need to know.
old knob and tube electrical wiring between attic rafters
Electrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
Knob-and-tube wiring is the oldest type of electrical wiring that was used residentially.
outdoor electrical outlet with gray outlet safety cover (Photo by Eldon Lindsay)
Electrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
Hiring an electrician to install an outlet on your home's exterior makes outside chores and outdoor fun easier.
broken electrical system components
Electrical TroubleshootingElectrical Wiring and Circuit Breakers
Kathy Peterson knew something was wrong when sparks and smoke suddenly started spitting from the power strips in her Spring, Texas, home.