Chicago Electricians & Plumbers | Sims & Sons Electric and Plumbing

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Our expert licensed electricians provide professional installation and replacement services for outlets and switches. Our skilled electricians are dedicated to ensuring safe and efficient electrical connections in your residential or commercial space.

Our Services Include:

  1. Expert Installation: Our electricians have the knowledge and experience to install outlets and switches with precision and adherence to electrical codes and regulations. We assess your electrical needs, recommend the appropriate types and locations for outlets and switches, and ensure proper wiring and grounding. With our expert installation, you can enjoy reliable power distribution throughout your space.

  2. Replacement and Upgrades: If your outlets or switches are outdated, damaged, or no longer meet your requirements, our electricians can replace them with newer, more efficient models. We offer a wide range of options, including standard outlets, USB outlets, GFCI outlets (ground fault circuit interrupters), dimmer switches, and smart switches. Upgrading to modern outlets and switches can enhance functionality, convenience, and energy efficiency.

  3. Customization and Aesthetics: We understand that outlets and switches play a crucial role in the overall aesthetics of your space. Our electricians can help you select outlets and switches that complement your interior design, offering seamless integration and visual appeal. We can also customize the placement and configuration of outlets and switches to suit your specific needs, ensuring convenient access to power where you need it most.

  4. Troubleshooting and Repairs: If you’re experiencing issues with your outlets or switches, such as loose connections, intermittent power, or flickering lights, our electricians can diagnose the problem and provide reliable repairs. We have the expertise to identify and resolve electrical faults, ensuring the safe and proper functioning of your outlets and switches.

  5. Safety and Compliance: Your safety is our utmost priority. Our electricians adhere to strict safety standards and regulations when installing or replacing outlets and switches. We ensure proper grounding, wiring integrity, and the installation of safety devices like GFCI outlets to protect against electrical shocks. With our services, you can have peace of mind knowing that your electrical system is safe and compliant.

Whether you need new outlets and switches installed or existing ones replaced, our professional electricians are here to assist you. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and let us provide you with reliable, efficient, and aesthetically pleasing outlets and switches for your electrical needs.

Sims & Sons is responsive, efficient and professional. I was able to schedule service within the week, and Darrell resolved my electrical outlet issue very quickly on site. I feel confident in the knowledge, skills and pricing that Sims & Sons offers. I will definitely use the company again for future electrical needs.

Jorie Danay
Chicago, IL

We take pride in our effort to contribute towards creating a safe, functional, and technologically advanced electrical and plumbing environment for your residence. We can walk you through the process from start to finish and help you complete your residential electrical  project!

Popular Questions

While it is possible to replace outlets and switches yourself, it is recommended to hire a professional electrician for safety and compliance reasons. Electricians have the knowledge and expertise to handle electrical wiring, ensuring proper installation and adherence to building codes. Professional installation also minimizes the risk of electrical shocks, short circuits, and other hazards.


Outlets and switches may need to be replaced for various reasons. Common reasons include functionality issues (e.g., outlets that don’t hold plugs securely or switches that don’t work properly), outdated or worn-out components, or the desire to upgrade to more modern and aesthetically pleasing designs. Additionally, if you are experiencing electrical problems or safety concerns, it’s important to have a professional electrician assess the situation and determine if replacement is necessary.


Yes, upgrading to smart outlets and switches is possible with the help of a professional electrician. Smart outlets and switches allow you to control and automate your lighting and appliances remotely using a smartphone or voice commands. Electricians can install and integrate these smart devices into your existing electrical system, providing you with added convenience, energy efficiency, and control over your electrical devices.


Upgrading outlets and switches offers several benefits. Firstly, it can improve the functionality and convenience of your electrical system, allowing for easier access to power and better control over lighting and appliances. Secondly, upgraded outlets and switches can enhance the aesthetics of your space, with options for sleek and modern designs. Lastly, newer models may incorporate safety features like built-in surge protection, reducing the risk of electrical damage caused by power surges.


Outlets and switches generally do not require regular maintenance, but periodic inspections are recommended to ensure proper functioning and safety. A professional electrician can assess the condition of your outlets and switches, checking for any signs of damage, loose connections, or wear. They can also perform necessary maintenance tasks such as tightening connections or replacing worn-out components to maintain optimal performance and safety.

Ready for an estimate?  Give our local electricians in Chicago a call at   (312) 282-1170   or request your Fast and Free Electrical Estimate now!

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