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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

If a power line falls on your property, be sure to call the utility company.
Electrical Troubleshooting
Beyond just avoiding injury if a power line falls in your yard, learn what responsibility you have as a homeowner.
electrical outlet above bedside table in bedroom with brick wall and gray accents (Photo by brizmaker -
Electrical Troubleshooting
If your outlet is not working, there is a chance that you'll need a pro to fix it, but some troubleshooting would come in handy
Hanging pendant lights with cage in kitchen
LightingElectrical Troubleshooting
The life of a light bulb depends on the type: incandescent, LED, halogen, or compact fluorescent light.
outdoor electrical outlet held open (Photo by Eldon Lindsay)
Electrical Troubleshooting
Try these electrical troubleshooting tips that may save you money on an unnecessary service call.
outlet on wall
Electrical TroubleshootingHousehold Electricity
Learn how to identify the electrical safety hazards you can't see before problems arise.