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Expert Residential & Commercial Electrician in Punta Gorda, FL

Hiring an electrician doesn’t have to be a hassle. With our reputation as a leader in customer satisfaction and first class workmanship, consider calling Federal Electric first. Federal

Electric has been serving the Punta Gorda area for more than 12 years, solidifying our customer service commitment since day one. We do this by offering:

  • Flat-rate upfront pricing — no surprises with your bill.
  • 24/7 emergency service to keep your home safe even at inconvenient times.
  • Licensed and highly trained technicians who provide first class workmanship on every job.
  • Free quotes and available financing.
  • Dedication and respect for your home and any work that needs to be done.
Do you need an electrician to install a ceiling fan near Punta Gorda?

Yes, you should have an electrician install a ceiling fan in Punta Gorda, FL. Replacing a ceiling fan can be simple, but installing a new fan and the wiring for it can be complex. Getting an electrician to install your ceiling fan ensures that it is installed properly and is up to code. Additionally, installing a ceiling fan becomes even more difficult when you want to install lights and dimming switches. To get your ceiling fan installed, give us a call today.

Should I rewire my Punta Gorda home myself?

No, you should not rewire your Punta Gorda home yourself unless you have extensive electrical knowledge and experience. The benefits of having an electrician rewire your home for you are: 

  • The project does not take as long.  
  • The work is under warranty.  
  • The installation is done by an electrician with knowledge of proper electrical code.

Getting your house rewired by an electrician is expensive, but worthwhile. Trying to rewire your home yourself can be dangerous, as well as time consuming. Call us today to get your home rewired.

How long does it take an electrician to wire a house near Punta Gorda, FL?

It takes an electrician about 3-10 days to wire a house in Punta Gorda, FL. Some things that can cause the time to vary are: 

  • The size of the home. 
  • The age of the home. 
  • Whether it is a new home or one with existing wiring. 

If you are planning on having your entire home rewired, you should create arrangements to stay with family or friends for the duration of the project. To learn more about getting your house wired, contact us today.

How much does an electrician cost near Punta Gorda?

The average cost of hiring an electrician is around $75 per hour, with average rates ranging from $50 to $100 per hour. The hourly pricing for hiring an electrician is determined by the electrician's level of expertise and the type of work to be performed. More involved improvements, such as replacing an electrical panel or rewiring the house, might cost anywhere from $2,000 to $6,000 or more.

Why did my electrical outlet stop working near Punta Gorda?

A faulty connection may have caused your outlet to cease operating. A box is used to install outlets, and this box may have problems such as a loose connection or broken screws. The outlet will stop working if the outlet's box cannot deliver adequate electricity.

The symptoms of a faulty connection are almost exactly like those of defective wiring. The difficulty of diagnosing the problem without the assistance of an electrical specialist is too much for most DIY'ers. If you suspect that your outlet does not have a proper connection, contact a professional electrician for a more thorough examination.

How do you fix a tripped electrical breaker that won’t reset near Punta Gorda?

First and foremost, double-check that you're resetting the breaker correctly. Make sure you're pressing the breaker handle all the way to the off position before returning it to the on position. A circuit breaker that trips repeatedly is a sign of an overloaded circuit. An overloaded circuit is generally caused by too many heavy loads being put into the same receptacles or outlets on the same circuit, or by a defective appliance being plugged into the circuit. The best way to solve overloaded circuits is by upgrading your electrical panel.

The electric services we offer include but are not limited to:

When you call us for any repair or electric service, we do the job correctly the first time. Our customers are the biggest advertisement to the success of our company. We invite you to read some of their reviews below. Call us at (239) 673-8247 to schedule service.

Recent Jobs and Reviews in Punta Gorda, FL

Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 10 customer reviews

Job Locations and Reviews

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Conducted electrical inspection for new home addition. Verified grounding electrode system with two 8-foot copper ground rods interconnected per NEC 250.53(A)(2). Checked NM cable stapling at 4.5-foot intervals and appropriate box fill. Confirmed GFCI protection for all required outlets. Tested AFCI circuit breakers using integral test buttons. All electrical installations met current NEC requirements before dry walling.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Installed new outdoor lighting system following NEC Article 411 requirements for low voltage landscape lighting. Utilized 12V Kichler cable system with integrated direct burial PVC jackets. Trenched and ran cable from centralized 300W Class 2 transformer to landscape lighting locations per layout. Connected lights to cable system using gel-filled safety connectors. Terminated transformer secondary to lighting cable using suitcase connector, grounded unit. Installed rain-tight GFCI protected outlet and mounted transformer per listing. Adjusted lights, aimed landscaping illumination, buried cable to 6" depth minimum, restored planting.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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I installed new GE Reveal LED recessed lighting fixtures in a residential kitchen, enhancing the area's brightness and energy efficiency. The process involved strategically planning the layout for optimal illumination, cutting precise openings in the ceiling, wiring each fixture into the home's electrical system, and securing the lights into place. I finalized the installation by testing each light for functionality, ensuring a modern, well-lit kitchen environment.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Installed whole-home surge protection in a Punta Gorda, FL residence. The Siemens FS140 model was professionally installed to safeguard all electrical circuits from power surges. This addition protects appliances and electronic devices, enhancing safety and minimizing potential damage from electrical fluctuations.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Installed recessed lights in multiple rooms throughout a Naples, FL home. Professionally placed in each room, the LED retrofit lights offer enhanced illumination and modern aesthetics. This upgrade ensures consistent lighting and ambiance, elevating the overall atmosphere and functionality of the residence.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Went out to a scheduled installation for a customer. They had asked us to install an outdoor GFCI outlet near the back of the house. Upon arrival, turned off the power before installing the outlet. Rewired the indoor outlet before testing. Everything is working as it should for the homeowner.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Installed a new outdoor ceiling fan for a customer. The homeowner wanted an updated fan in their patio space. Removed the old fan and installed the new customer provided one. Tested the fan to ensure it was in place and not wobbling before leaving.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Installed an outdoor ceiling fan for a residential customer. Customer provided the fan. Removed their old fan for them before installing the new one. Made sure the new fan ran correctly before leaving.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Customer saw our promotion for generator installations and asked for a consultation. Went to their home and discussed placement and the process of installation. Customer was interested. Scheduled a time to go back out.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Fast but
Tonja - Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a positive review!

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Replace GFCI (fast-acting circuit breaker) to protect electrical shock in wet areas.
Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Punta Gorda, FL - Installed Electric hot water heater ckt
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Installed Electric hot water heater ckt
Punta Gorda, FL 33955
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Vinny was very knowledgeable and quickly found and resolved our problem
Ray - Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

Thank you for the 5-star electrical repair/service review in Punta Gorda FL!

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Troubleshoot and repair electrical
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Trouboeshoot and repair electrical short
Punta Gorda, FL 33980
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Electrician was great and showed up early!!!
Alexis - Punta Gorda, FL 33983
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

Thanks for leaving us such a wonderful review. We are glad that you loved our services, our dedicated staff will be pleased to learn of your high praise.

Punta Gorda, FL - Troubleshoot and repairnloss ofnpower to lights
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Punta Gorda, FL - Troubleahoot sprinkler system
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Troubleahoot sprinkler system
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Replaced all smoke detectors and repaired fans
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
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Troubleshoot and repair electrical outlets
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Very good service
Roger - Punta Gorda, FL 33983
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

We are so glad to hear that you had a good experience..

Vinicius L.
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Replaced ceiling fan
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
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Superb service excellent technician
Vicky - Punta Gorda, FL 33983
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

We are incredibly grateful that you took the time out to leave us a 5-Star review.

Vinicius L.
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Replaced electrical conduit and wires for AC
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
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Fast and professional
Ali - Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

We are incredibly grateful that you took the time out to leave us a 5-Star review.

Vinicius L.
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Troubleshoot and repair electrical
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Great work, excellent product
John - Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

We are incredibly grateful that you took the time out to leave us a 5-Star review.

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Replaced central vacuum
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Vinicius was great. Very professional and courteous. He explained to me every step he was doing along the way. He did great work and was very fast as well. I would highly recommend him and Federal Electric.
Scott - Punta Gorda, FL 33983
Response from Federal Electric Inc:

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this amazing review!

Punta Gorda, FL - Replaced electrical panel
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Replaced electrical panel
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
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Vinney can get the job done when another company couldn’t.Vinney’s the man and Federal Electric is the company.
Patricia - Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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I appreciate to quick service
Larry - Punta Gorda, FL 33983
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Install new circuit breaker
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
Punta Gorda, FL - Install outdoor pole light
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Install outdoor pole light
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Troubleshoot and repair ceiling fan
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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