Emmons Electric

Electricians
Oshawa ON L1L 0B3
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Andrea in Bowmanville
1 review Bowmanville, ON
10/10

I got a new breaker Panel and an outdoor outlet installed by Brad and am very satisfied with the job. Brad and his coworker Jeff, were both very professional. I would highly recommend this company and plan on using them again.

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Meganb  in Oshawa
1 review Oshawa, ON
10/10

Brad and his co-worker came to our house to complete a job for us. We needed a plug closed and to rewire it. Brad responded in a timely fashion, he book us in also in a Timely fashion. They did a great job on what we needed done and took special care to cause the least amount of repairing to the walls. He measured to try and ensure the cuts would be covered by the new trim going up. They completed the job in no air conditioning because it was broken and they never complained and got the job done. They cleaned up after and left nothing behind for us to do.
We are so happy with the job they did and the time frame in which they did it and found his price very reasonable.
we had a headache on our hands but Emmons electric took on the job and did such a great job and took our headache away!!

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#lovingourpool in Oshawa
1 review Oshawa, ON
10/10

We recently put a pool in and received very little direction from the pool company about the electrical needs.....called Emmons Electric and within 2 days everything was taken care of. The install was very professional......electrician was courteous.....and the boxes mounted on my wall did not look like an eyesore! Much appreciated!

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Legg16 in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Very professional, fast and clean. Great group of gentlemen. The owner is very reasonable and easy to get along with. Amazing work, I highly recommend to any who needs an Electrician

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thistle_1_3 in Pickering, Ontario Canada
2 reviews Pickering, ON
9/10

We had the work done about a year ago, we are late on the review. Overall a good experience, they were efficient on quoting and the timeline of the work.

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Always nice to receive a nice word from a great customer. Thanks for taking time time to post this review.

Documentary in Bowmanville
2 reviews Oshawa, ON
9/10

The service was great. Was on site on time, clean up done after upgrade, everything done by the book as you would expect. Not as friendly as i thought seeing the reviews, but i can understand that i am paying for the job to be done not paying them to be friendly. This is not to say that they weren't very courteous and polite. Would definitely call them again for jobs.
Thanks

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Thank you for your review and we are sorry if your experience wasn't as friendly as you had hoped. We pride ourselves on leaving a good impression. Your feedback is important to us.

brian from Ajax
3 reviews Ajax, ON
10/10

We needed an electrician for various small repairs to boxes, switches and outlets. Not glamorous work, but necessary. He arrived when scheduled and worked steadily. He checked that some of our older gadgets were up to CSA standards. Reliable.

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Thank you for choosing us to help with your repairs.

Mil Mac
3 reviews Simcoe County, ON
10/10

In spring of 2016 I had a home inspection done on my mother's house after my father passed away to determine what repairs were needed. My father was the type of man who refused to hire a professional as he fancied himself a handyman, but I knew his work was subpar and for my mother's safety I needed to get it checked out.

I contacted Brad, who came out to take a look at the job which was based on the deficiencies the home inspector found. Brad even found a couple of problems the home inspector did not. I informed him that we had decided to make the illegal basement apartment legal and were awaiting an electrical inspection by ESA. Rather than begin the work on the known problems, Brad asked that we wait for the ESA reports before commencing the job to ensure everything gets addressed at once rather than having him to come back if more problems were found. The ESA inspector was impressed by that.

And boy were more problems found! So many, in fact, that the ESA ordered that every single outlet, switch and fixture be taken apart and inspected. This turned out to be a much larger job than any of us expected as issues were found with just about every single thing they opened. Not to mention all the other problems found once some walls and ceilings came down during the renovation.

The deficiencies I had Brad repair were: burnt wiring in the electrical panel due to loose connections, missing ground and bond wiring in fixtures and outlets, remove exterior outlets (my father used indoor wiring outdoors which was buried in dirt and did not have GFI outlets). Brad ran a new line and outlet to the front porch which was beautifully encased in conduit and much more accessible than the outlets my father had under the porch ledge and in the garden. I had him replace the motion detectors for standard light fixtures. They also had to remove an outlet on a stove that my father had installed (he was too cheap to buy a stove that already had an outlet), run a new line for the basement apartment stove which should have a dedicated line to the panel but was connected to the main floor stove, run a new line for the basement washing machine, remove an illegal outlet in a bedroom closet, install new light fixtures in closets that were not to code. There were 6 outlets on the main floor that my father had filled with spray foam insulation which had to have all the foam removed. A couple of those boxes had to be replaced as the foam had rusted them completely. As well due to the renovation I needed some switches, outlets and light fixtures added or moved. The list goes on and on.

It took about about 10 full days and a some half days over 3 months for all of the work to be completed due to the original scope of the work plus all the changes, add ons and new problems found along the way, as well as having to work around the other trades (who I was having serious issues with).

As I was present for the entire project, I got to see for myself all the problems they found as they were discovered. They always took the time to explain everything to me and discuss any options available. Nothing they discovered was a real surprise to me and I never felt like I was being taken advantage of. In fact I feel both Brad and Geoff operate with alot of integrity and respect for homeowners.

I would absolutely hire Emmon's again and strongly recommend their services. Not only do they perform quality work, they are professional, friendly and can be 100% trusted with your home and family members...the type of people you have no worries leaving alone with your 76 yr old hearing and vision impaired disabled parent! Brad was always quick to reply to calls and texts, and even made a couple of late night visits to ease my mind when some minor problems occurred.

If you are looking for a quality electrical company to do business with in the durham region, I strongly urge you to give Brad a call.

Thanks Brad and Geoff!
Milica

P.S. I should also mention that they always showed up when they said they would (often earlier), Totally reliable company!

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It's always a great feeling to receive a positive review at the end of a job. Thank you so much for making our job feel even more enjoyable. You were a pleasure to work for and I hope you are enjoying every inch of your new space!

J Brown in Whitby
1 review Whitby, ON
8/10

The work was done well and they were careful to minimize damage to drywall for installations. Work was finished on time . They even were ok with my two dogs. Will recommend Emmons Electric in future.

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9/10

My Hayward pump needed a push on crimp connector. The previous one had slipped off and I couldn't properly reattach it to the wires myself. As my pump was not running and my pool water therefore not circulating, I needed someone fast. I tried the first 6 companies listed in Homestars.com under an "Electrician" in "Durham" search. Brad was able to come out earlier than any of the others. He fixed the wire in about 30 minutes and my pump ran fine. It  was more than I wanted to spend, but I had never asked him what his charge was going to be prior to the work. He was very courteous and professional.

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More about Emmons Electric

For professional work done right the first time call EMMONS ELECTRIC. We are fully insured and registered with the ELECTRICAL SAFETY AUTHORITY.
Contact us 7 days a week at 289-314-5152
or visit us at http://www.emmonselectric.com

CATEGORIES
Electricians
SERVICES
Kitchen Wiring Basement Wiring Lighting Additions Energy-efficient lighting Hot-tubs Knob and Tube replacement New construction Panel upgrades Pools Pot lights Renovations Rough-in and finishing Upgrades Residential Electrician Commercial Electrician Industrial Commercial Durham Region Electrician Durham Region Residential Electrician
WEBSITE
http://www.emmonselectric.com
PAYMENT METHOD
Cash, cheques, Debit and Credit
LICENSES
309A and Master Electrician
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
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