The Honest Electrician Inc.

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Calgary AB T3E 2S9
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amoryhasa in Calgary
amoryhasa in Calgary
1 review Calgary, AB
10/10

Electrical Repair

Kyle and his team did an incredible job restoring power to our home. Along with Darcy and Brandan, he had us back on the grid in no time. They all deserve a big shout out for their great customer service. If I ever require an electrician again I will only need to make one phone call.

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Thank you Amory. We appreciate your business and great review!

Susan in Calgary
Susan in Calgary
3 reviews Calgary, AB
10/10

Installing hard wired smoke detectors

I contacted Kyle to install 6 hard wired interconnected smoke detectors and he was amazing. He showed up early because there was a snow storm and he didn’t want to be stuck in traffic.
Once he was here, he took a look at what I needed done and then got right to work.
Installing smoke detectors sounds simple but these were not. I wanted new locations in each bedroom and I wanted them to be on the same circuit so they were interconnected across 3 stories. So if one alarmed, they all would beep.
Kyle worked non stop, crawling through the attic and fishing wires through the floor and walls for hours!
He even found a way to make a discreet cut in the drywall where no one would notice.
Would definitely call him again for anything electrical!

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Thank you for the great review Susan I appreciate the great review.

Leslie
Leslie
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Replacement of light fixtures.

I contacted Kyle after reading numerous positive reviews on HomeStars. These reviews couldn't have been more accurate and mirror my experience with Kyle. He was in touch very quickly to set up a time that worked for me and came promptly as promised. He couldn't have been more delightful to have in my home and replaced two of my light fixtures in no time. The third fixture required some modifications to allow it to work in the space and Kyle knew exactly what to do and spliced together the wiring so that everything fit perfectly. While at my home, I was able to ask for advice regarding other lighting issues I have and will most definitely have Kyle back to deal with those. His bill was much less than I had anticipated and I am 100% satisfied with his work. I would encourage anyone looking for an electrician to contact Kyle!

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Thank you Leslie for the great review. I am looking forward to working with you again.

pb
pb
2 reviews Calgary, AB
10/10

Hanging new lights

Kyle and Darcy were excellent. Very friendly and professional. Would highly recommend! Did and excellent job, easy to deal with, and cleaned up when they left.

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Thank you for your business and I appreciate the great review.

Mike Brousseau  from Calgary
Mike Brousseau from Calgary
8 reviews Calgary, AB
10/10

Kitchen and Family room pot lights

Kyle installed 13 pot lights in our kitchen and family room which made a world of difference to the look and enjoyment of the space. Kyle is a total professional, courteous, and very careful in carrying out his work. We'll certainly have him back on future projects and wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone requiring a fair and honest electrician. Thanks for your quick service and attention Kyle.

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Thank you for the honest review, I appreciate this greatly.

Pamela in Calgary
Pamela in Calgary
4 reviews Calgary, AB
10/10

Great service, good price

We had 3 ceiling fans installed. His estimate came in about $300.00 less than the others. The installation was booked less than one week after the fans arrived. The installation was quick, professional, and very well done. We are extremely satisfied.

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Thank you for the great review.

Mark in Calgary
Mark in Calgary
1 review Chestermere, AB
10/10

Light fixture installation (16' ceiling in foyer)

It's not always easy to get someone to do a small job, but Kyle was very willing to do this for us. He was very pleasant, efficient and professional. I would definitely use him again for any job, big or small.

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Thank you very much for the kind review Mark. I appreciate your kind words.

crackers in Calgary
crackers in Calgary
1 review Calgary, AB
10/10

Project

On the phone had my questions answered to my satisfaction. He was prompt. Other than the specified task, he did not hesitate to do other tasks ,like changing another fixture etc. and wall sockets. He also asked to check how I wanted things, this way or that.
Very professional and respectful . You don't see much of that around these days.
Shirley Phillips

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Thank you very much for your great review.

Sarah & Marc in Calgary
Sarah & Marc in Calgary
1 review Calgary, AB
10/10

Panel Upgrade Completion

My partner and I made the mistake of having another electrician come to our house to start on a rewire and panel upgrade project at our new house and found out quickly that they were less than what we expected of a professional company. We decided part way through the project to let them go and give Kyle a call as we had worked with him in the past and it was great. Why we didn't just call him in the first place is still beyond me but i'm really glad we did. Kyle pulled through for us in a big way by coming out to complete what the first electricians started despite reservations about having to take responsibility for the quality of work that had already been completed. He never failed to show up on time and complete the work he said he would each day with no excuses. On top of that he is incredibly friendly, professional, efficient and an overall pleasure to work with and I wouldn't hesistate to recommend him to anyone. Thank you Kyle, we truly appreciate it and hope we get to work with you again in the future!

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Thank you guys very much for the great review. I appreciate the review a lot. Looking forward to working with you again in the future for sure.

Guss in Calgary
Guss in Calgary
1 review Calgary, AB
10/10

Project

We are so glad that Home Depot recommended that we have Kyle come and do our light fixtures, moving our microwave and exchanging our light switches. He was very punctual and took the time to explain what he was going to do for us.

We definitely would recommend him to others who need electrical work done.

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Thank very much for the great review. I appreciate your response and your business. Looking forward to helping you or your friends in the future.

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More about The Honest Electrician Inc.

Over 20 Years of Electrical Experience, Master Electrician since 2008. Very knowledgeable on Canadian Electrical Code and City of Calgary Standata Requirements. Renovation specialist, Aluminum wiring repairs, garage wiring, basement wiring, insurance service upgrades, hot tub wiring and other electrical service calls. Boiler systems, commercial and industrial distribution systems. Registered instrumentation apprentice with 5 years experience in installation, calibration and trouble shooting of various instruments.

CATEGORIES
Electricians, Bathroom Renovation, Lighting, and Renewable Energy
PRODUCTS
LED Lighting, Recessed Down Lighting, Stairway and Theater Lighting, ARC Fault and GFCI Protection Where Required. Siemens and Cutler Hammer Distribution Centers.
SERVICES
Electrical Service Upgrades For Insurance and Additional Circuits, Kitchen and Basement Renovations, Including Pot Light Installations, LED Under Counter Lighting, Residential, Commercial and Industrial Wiring to 2015 Canadian Electrical Code, Boiler Systems, Home Automation Systems, Fire Alarm and Emergency Systems, Home Audio and Visual Systems, Installations, Wiring, Maintenance and Trouble Shooting of the Systems Listed Above. Fluorescent Ballast Replacement, Light Fixture and Ceiling Fan Replacement. Insurance Aluminum Wiring Repairs. Patio Heaters and Hot Tub Wiring. GFCI Protection of Non Grounded Circuits.
BRANDS
Lithonia Lighting, Sylvania, Philips, Sharp Solar, Canadian Solar, Enphase, Xantrex, Siemens, Thomas & Betts, Panasonic, Rab Design, Appleton, Hubble, Cooper, Crouse Hinds, Broan, Eaton, Cutler Hammer, Elite Lighting, Stelpro, Hoffman, Legrand, General Cable, Fluke, Greenlee, Nuheat, Lutron, Northern Cables, Kidde, IPEX
STYLES
HID Bay Lights, Under Counter LED, Down Lighting, Wall Lights, Industrial and Commercial Lighting
SPECIALITIES
Energy Auditing, Educating People on Saving Energy and Money, Home Renovations Both Kitchen, Basement and Restoration After Flood or Water Damages, Electrical Panel and Service Upgrades, Service Work and Trouble Shooting Electrical Problems, Renewable Energy Designing and Installations.
WEBSITE
http://www.honestelectrician.ca
YEAR ESTABLISHED
10
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
2
RETURN POLICY
30 Days
PAYMENT METHOD
Cash, cheque, money order or electronic funds transfer
LICENSES
City of Calgary Business License, Alberta Prepaid Contractors License & Town of Canmore Business Lic
MEMBERSHIPS
Electrical Contractors Association of Alberta, BBB
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
DIPLOMAS
Masters of Applied Theory and Code, Canadian Red Seal Electrician
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
PROJECT MINIMUM
2 hour labour rate
BONDED
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
5 Year Term, 10 Year Term
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