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At Sims & Sons Electric and Plumbing, we take pride in offering top-quality residential electrical services to homeowners in Chicago and surrounding areas. Our team of skilled and certified electricians is dedicated to ensuring the safety, functionality, and efficiency of your home’s electrical systems. From installations and upgrades to repairs and maintenance, we provide comprehensive solutions tailored to meet your specific needs. We understand the importance of a safe, reliable, and efficient electrical system for your home, which is why we dedicate our time to ensuring our Top-Rated Electricians are experienced and well trained in every aspect of their field and are up-to-date with all local codes.

4.9
Based on 633 reviews
Deborah S.
Deborah S.
Sims and sons and their team is a fully comprehensive electrical full service company who came to my home with a plethora of different issues. They quoted us immediately completed work in a super professional manner. The Darrell Sims managed and handled the project. we got an EV charger installed, a quarter section of our house rewired ,would recommend to all ! do yourself a favor and call this electrical company !
Response from the owner: Thank you Deborah for leaving this review It was an absolute pleasure helping you throughout your project
John B.
John B.
They upgraded my old panel they also found old cloth wiring they replaced that with new wiring. They were awesome very explanatory and helpful
Response from the owner: thank you so much for leaving this review. And thank you for being the best part of Sims and Sons.
Ileana M.
Ileana M.
Darrell came to estimate my project, I ended up hiring them on the spot. They upgraded my electrical service to 200 amps.They even installed an EV charger for my rivian! Best electricians in Chicago, I have already referred them to two family members.
Response from the owner: thank you so much for leaving this review. And thank you for being the best part of Sims and Sons
Anne K.
Anne K.
Sims & Sons are the best electricians we've ever used!We hired them to install a new line and an EV charger in our garage. Darrell and his company are...
Tyler T.
Tyler T.
Dylan did a great job changing our old fuse box to a new panel. Would definitely recommend using in the future for other issues
Beth V.
Beth V.
Wonderful job! Removed old fixtures and added additional retrofit can lights. Switched out a fan and installed light switches. Dylan and Slobo were amazing....
Fabiola N.
Fabiola N.
They did a great job with my electrical issue, prices were reasonable and the customer service was amazing. The worker was courteous and the work was done in a timely manner.
Shayna R.
Shayna R.
Definitely recommend Sims & Sons! Very respectful staff. Great price for service I needed. They showed up right on time and fixed the problem I needed in a reasonable time.
Response from the owner: thank you so much for leaving this review. And thank you for being the best part of Sims and Sons.
Sarah B
Sarah B
I would HIGHLY recommend Sims & Sons for both electrical and plumbing need. I was having an issue in both areas. Sims & Sons sent 2 people to assess the problems. Not only were both problems fixed quickly, their demeanor was professional and patient as they answered all my questions. I will DEFINITELY be using them in the future!
Response from the owner: Sarah thank you for leaving this review, thank you for being the best part of Sims and Sons
Cara B.
Cara B.
The service was wonderful however I was over charged for services that were not needed. I knew what the issue was, and they still chose to look at my tub...
Anthony C.
Anthony C.
Hired them to run a line to garage for Level 2 EV charger. Result was great and I'll hire them again when needed.
Pablo M.
Pablo M.
Sims & Sons did a bunch of electrical work at our house. They communicated really well with us, completed the work in a timely fashion, and delivered great results. Andy in particular did really nice work installing fixtures and trouble shooting some problem areas. Highly recommended!
Response from the owner: Pablo thank you so much for leaving this review, It was an absolute pleasure assisting you with your project. Anytime you need us please give us a call
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Residential Electrician Services by Type

Electrical Installations: Whether you’re building a new home or adding new electrical components to an existing one, we can handle all your electrical installation needs. From home electrical wiring and electrical outlets to lighting fixtures and ceiling fans, our electrical experts will ensure safe and efficient electrical connections throughout your home. Electrical Upgrades and Panel Installations: If your electrical panel is outdated or you’re experiencing issues with power supply, our electricians can help. We specialize in electrical service upgrades and electrical panel upgrades & installations, ensuring your home has the capacity to handle modern electrical demands and meets the latest electrical safety codes. Lighting Solutions: Illuminate your home with our professional lighting solutions. We offer a wide range of light fixture installation and replacement services, custom lighting solutions and design services, including indoor lighting and design, outdoor electrical services including garden lights and landscape lighting, recessed lighting, and energy-efficient LED lighting upgrades. Our team will work closely with you to create the perfect lighting design that suits your style and enhances the functionality of each room. Electrical Repairs: Electrical problems can be frustrating and potentially dangerous. Our electricians troubleshoot, diagnose and repair a variety of electrical issues, from faulty wiring and outlets to circuit breaker problems and electrical system malfunctions. We will quickly identify the source of the problem and provide efficient repairs to restore the safety and functionality of your electrical system. Home Safety Inspections: Your safety is our priority. We offer comprehensive home safety inspections to identify potential electrical hazards and ensure your home meets safety standards. Our inspections cover electrical panels, outlets, smoke detectors, surge protectors and more electrical safety services. We provide detailed reports and recommendations to address any safety concerns, giving you peace of mind. Energy-Efficient Solutions: Lower your energy consumption and reduce utility costs with our energy-efficient electrical solutions. We can assess your home’s energy usage, recommend energy-saving measures, and install energy-efficient lighting, smart switches and dimmers, smart home automation systems, and energy management devices to optimize efficiency and sustainability.

Ask your electrician how Sims & Sons provides green services that qualify for State and Federal Tax Credits, Rebates, and other offers with your Local Power Company.

Popular Questions

Yes, at Sims & Sons Electric and Plumbing, our reputable residential electricians in Chicago are well-versed and up-to-date with local electrical codes and regulations in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. We stay up to date with any changes or updates to ensure compliance and safety in every project we handle. We stay up to date with any changes or updates to ensure compliance with safety standards and are are knowledgeable about the specific codes and regulations relevant to your project.

Yes, our residential electricians in Chicago offer 24 hour emergency electrician services, 7 days a week. We understand that electrical emergencies can occur at any time and can pose safety hazards. We are typically very accommodating for emergency calls and offer immediate response time, in most cases we are on site within an hour, to ensure prompt assistance when needed.

Our Residential Electricians in Chicago provide a wide range of services, including electrical installations, repairs, upgrades, lighting design and installation, electrical panel upgrades, rewiring, troubleshooting electrical issues, outlet and switch installations, home safety inspections and more.

Our Electrician services in Chicago extend well beyond to the North Shore area, including Des Plaines, Evanston, Glenview, Lincolnwood, Mount Prospect, Niles, Park Ridge, Skokie, and Wilmette. If you are in a neighboring area to one of these cities/towns, give us a call or request an estimate to see if we can service your project.

Yes, our electricians are fully licensed and insured in Illinois, ensuring safe, quality work that is up to code.

Yes, we provide free estimates for all residential electrical and plumbing projects. Contact us to schedule an appointment for an estimate.

We sure can! As one of our more common projects, our residential electricians are well experienced in upgrading electrical systems in older homes, meeting safety and energy efficiency standards while offering you peace of mind.

Absolutely. Our electricians are all up to date with local codes. We specialize in identifying and correcting code violations to ensure your home’s electrical system is safe, installed correctly, and compliant with current regulations.

Panel and electrical service upgrades are essential for older homes or those with increased electrical demands. These upgrades enhance safety and prevent issues like circuit overloads and incorrectly installed wiring. Also, many upgrades qualify for Federal Tax Credits for electrical upgrades such as electrical panel, EV Chargers and more. Sims & Sons’ process and quality results cover the requirements set forth for you to qualify for the Tax Credits. Our electricians are here to

For home safety and to keep your children and loved ones protected, we install child-proof devices and AFCI/GFCI receptacles to prevent electrical hazards.

Yes, we specialize in providing solutions for and installing Electric Vehicle (EV) chargers for multi-unit residences. Our services include assessing the electrical requirements of the property, advising on the best charging solutions, and ensuring a seamless installation process, satisfying HOA’s and keeping electrical usage properly separated from other units. We cater to the unique needs of multi-unit homes, ensuring that the EV charging infrastructure is both efficient and convenient for all residents.

We can assess your home and suggest improvements, such as LED lighting, smart thermostats, and electrical panel upgrades, to save energy and reduce costs – which may even qualify for Federal Tax Credits.

Of course. At Sims & Sons, safety is our top priority. So all of our electricians follow all safety codes and regulations, use proper equipment and quality materials, and our technicians are well-trained and experienced before ever being sent to your home or business.

Our emergency electrician services in Chicago and surrounding areas are available for residential and commercial needs 24/7. An electrician is dispatched right away and arrive within an hour, many times within 30 minutes depending on the distance to your location and traffic conditions.
 
 
Sims & Sons Electric and Plumbing
4.9
Based on 632 reviews
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