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3 Key Qualities to Look For in an Electrician February 2, 2018

Salmon, Lemhi
3 Key Qualities to Look For in an Electrician, Salmon, Idaho

Whether you're facing a power failure or want to update the lighting fixtures, you’ll need an electrician who can get the job done successfully. Yet, for most home and business owners, it's a challenge to determine which electrical teams provide the best service. Here are three traits they should have to narrow your search.

What a Reliable Electrician Should Have

1. Service Quality

To identify high-quality service, look at how long a company has been in business. A small, locally owned team relies on word of mouth recommendations, so if they provide subpar service, they're not likely to survive in the community for more than a few years. A company that offers more than a decade of service is usually a safe bet.

2. Skills

electricianTo ensure that you receive top-notch electrical services, you need a skilled specialist. When vetting electricians, find a business that emphasizes the importance of ongoing training. This guarantees that their team is certified and up-to-date on the latest regulations and safety codes.

3. Honesty

One easy way to determine the trustworthiness of an electrician is through the quote process. They should be upfront about their pricing and open to any questions or concerns that you have regarding the work. If they push back or get defensive when you question the cost of the job, then you should be wary of their lighting services.


When electrical issues arise in your home or business, turn to Ray's Heating Plumbing & Electric in Salmon, ID. The locally owned and operated business has served residential, commercial, and industrial clients throughout Custer and Lemhi counties for nearly 50 years. Their experienced team of electricians takes pride in their ability to offer efficient, friendly, and affordable lighting services. Learn more about their offerings online or request a quote by calling (208) 756-3649.

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