Burton Electric Inc.

Electricians
304 Bogert Ave Toronto ON M2N 1L5
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Ted from Toronto
Ted from Toronto
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Electrical Work

On May 2018 I asked Burton Electric (Mark Burton) for an estimate to install a chandelier in my dinning room, and repair switch in a bedroom.
He came within days of my call and of all the quotes he was not the lowest but in the middle. He was polite, great demeanor. He inspected the electrical system and the chandelier and inspected the switch in the bedroom. Gave me a written quote. After discussing this with Merna (wife). We had a good feeling about Mark. So we asked him to do the job.
He arrived with his apprentice and immediately started work. They did excellent work. When they left the house was clean, no mess. They had cleaned up with great care.
They are professionals in every sense of the word.
Any future electrical work in our home will be done by Burton Electric.
Thank You Mark and Lee
Regards
Merna and Ted Sluman

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r. smith in Toronto
r. smith in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Kitchen electrics updated to meet code-3 20 amp circuits, dedicated fridge line, undercounter lightingand over sink light

Mark and Kyle were very professional and explained what was required to complete the work. They arrived on time and worked steadily, not taking any breaks. Mark arranged for the inspections required and all work was approved by the Electrical Safety association

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Private User
Private User
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Replacement of Knob and Tube Wiring, Upgrade to 200 amp service

We were happy to have someone with Marc's expertise and experience to take on such an extensive job for us. He and his crew exhibited great skill, thoroughness, and an attention to detail. I especially appreciated their focus on safe work practices. They arrived on time every day, and made sure to clean up each day before leaving. While work was underway, Mark patiently explained options and found practical solutions to complete the job efficiently. Mark also made some good suggestions for getting the necessary drywall and plaster repair work done once he and his crew had finished the job.

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Company Response

Thank you very much for the kind words
Take Care.
Regards
The Burton Electric team.

Joe Robinson in North York
Joe Robinson in North York
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Electrical Service and Repair

We had some flickering lights in our front hallway. Mark and Kyle came within a few days to repair the problem, and also found some issues with our circuit breaker box that they solved and repaired. They patiently explained everything they did, answered all our questions and they will be returning within a week to do more repairs and upgrading that are sorely needed. We were grateful to find such a good, honest and reliable Electric Company!

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peter price in Toronto
peter price in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Ibstalled addidion panel to declutter existing. Also installed and rewired several strip lites in basement.RTan dedicated line and receptical fo table saw in workshop.

Mark and his son performed the job in a prompt and efficient manner. They turned up on time, made no mess, tidied up after them and completed the work as quoted. I was very impressed with their work and would use them again.

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Company Response

THanks Peter hiring Burton Electric and taking the time out of your day to write a review for us.
Regards
Mark and Kyle.

pdleith
pdleith
4 reviews Toronto, ON

First Review

10/10

Replaced an old electrical box outside

Mark Burton did an amazingly great job for me in a timely cost effective way.
He is the voice of experience and I could see he knew exactly what to do and how to succinctly obtain the permit and do the job. I interviewed one other fellow before I met Mark... the guy was going to fumble getting a permit and charge me double what Mark quoted! There are many inexperienced people out there!
Mark Burton was amazing! Thank you!

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Company Response

Thank you for allowing Burton Electric to be a part of your electrical solution and for taking time out of your day to review our company
Regards
Mark Burton
President
Burton Electric Inc.

Private User
Private User
1 review Toronto, ON
0/10

Replaced one main breaker and a plug

Over charged.
Toronto Hydro came and advised to replace defective main breaker for odd/part power. When called Mark at Burton Electric Inc., he didn't say need to pay service call or different from estimation.

Service call - $50
Trouble shoot and replace breaker - $100
100 amp breaker - $100
A plug - $80
Small job permit - $75

0 of 2 people found this review helpful.
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Company Response

Sorry but I do not have a record of this work. If you would like to contact me directly, we can discuss your concerns and as well as where and when this job took place.
However, if we responded to a Toronto Hydro safety concern that your main breaker was failing, the minimum charge of $150.00 is quite reasonable given that this includes two hours of labour and travel time for two electricians, along with a fully equipped vehicle delivered to your home to make the repair.
The cost of the main breaker feeding your whole house ($100.00 for a two pole 100 amp breaker) is the cost of the part. This is a reasonable price for this type of part.
Unfortunately, Burton Electric Inc has no control over you having to pay for an electrical permit from the Electrical Safety Authority of Ontario (its the law) as well as the provincial and federal taxes.
If we responded, restored power to your home, made it safe, and provided additional work all for $300, you have received very good service at a very good price. We are not part of Toronto Hydro and do not provide our services for free.
This would definitely not warrant scoring us a 0. You could have easily said no to the work, as well as the additional work requested of an addition plug.
Regards,
Mark Burton.
President.
Burton Electric Inc.
416-419-1772

Private User
Private User
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Copper pig tailing of receptacles, switches, fixtures (house has aluminum wiring). Exterior GFCI. Basement receptacle. Fixture installation. Electrical Safety Authority (ESA): Certificate of Inspection (ACP).

House has aluminum wiring, which has to be maintained for safety reasons. Mark is experienced and very professional. He explained all the work in detail. We're very happy with the results.

- resident of Scarborough, Ontario

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Company Response

Thank you for the review and taking time out of your busy day to so.
Regards.
The Burton Electric Team.

kenneth hutton in Toronto
kenneth hutton in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

upgrade 60 amp to 100 amp plus light installs&plug upgrades

mark's expertise&attention to detail was amazing..he was upfront & explained the process clearly.He & the team with Kyle&Chris performed perfectly in my eyes & in a timely fashion..I couldn't have asked for better!

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Company Response

Hi Ken. Thanks for the kinds words.
Regards
The Burton Electric Team

Martin in Scarborough
Martin in Scarborough
4 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Retrofit wiring, panel replacement

On time and in budget, professional, great work all round. Helpful in designing for new rooms, made suggestions to keep costs down. I'm very happy with Burton and plan to call them again when renovating the kitchen and bathroom.

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Company Response

Thanks for letting Burton Electric be part of your home comfort solution.

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More about Burton Electric Inc.

Burton Electric is staffed with a Master Electrician and supported with the very best qualified and competent staff members. We will take care of your home the way we would take care of our own family members households. Give us a call, our quotes and advise are free.
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