Electricians & Electrical Repair in Hampton, VA

Residential and Commercial Electricians in Hampton, Virginia 

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Electricians & Electric Repair in Hampton, VALooking for an electrician in Hampton, VA? Whether you’re a home or business owner, the qualified team at Colonial Home Services can handle all of your electric repair needs. We’re a locally-owned, fully licensed, bonded and insured electrical contractor with over 40 years experience taking care of residents and businesses in Hampton, VA.

With great reviews on Google, Facebook and Yelp, and an A+ Rating at the the Better Business Bureau, you know you can trust the professional electricians at Colonial Home Services to do the job right.

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Residential Electrical Services in Hampton, VA

The professional electricians at Colonial Home Services can handle all of your home electrical needs.

Whenever you plug in an appliance, flip a switch or adjust a light, you interact with the electrical system in your home. Colonial Electrical Services works to ensure home owners can interact with their electrical systems in a safe and user friendly manner. Learn more about new home electrical installation…

Adding living space to your home can be a scary experience. An expert from Colonial Electrical Services can help you navigate through the logistics of the electrical experience for any room in need of outlets, lighting, smoke detectors, ceiling fans and more. Learn more about electrical service for home expansion and additions.

Electrical infrastructure can be overlooked during remodeling projects because it’s hidden behind walls, yet it is one of the first things you should consider. Remodeling projects can provide the perfect opportunity to upgrade, improve and inspect your electrical systems. Learn more about electrical services for home remodeling projects…

Homes often have many types of wiring within them including; power distribution, lighting, phone, permanently installed and portable appliances, and heating, and ventilation system controls. For extensive projects, hiring an electrical contractor makes good sense. Learn more about our wiring and rewiring services.

As homeowners, we can all relate to power outages and electrical problems. Unfortunately, solutions can be dangerous and expensive in the wrong hands. Colonial Electrical Services will send a qualified electrician to ensure your repairs are done right. Learn more about Electrical Repair Services…

Don’t have a backup generator in place yet? What are your plans for when the lights and power go out next? Buying a generator can save you money and help to ensure you have hot water, heating, air conditioning and other home essentials when needed the most. We can assist you with a quick installation.

If you already have a generator but need service or repair, give us a call. We’ve been serving residents of Newport News and the Virginia Peninsula with their generator issues for years, and have the experience and tools to get the job done right, the first time. Learn more about generator installation…


Replacing old or damaged light fixtures can provide many benefits. Since the installation process requires electrical connections, using a qualified electrician for the project can provide you with confidence that your new fixtures are installed correctly.

Arc-fault circuit breakers shut off the power before an electrical fire can start. Every year more then 2,000 people die and or are injured from home electrical fires. While smoke detectors and fire extinguishers provide life saving help, it’s only after a fire starts. AFCI Breakers help prevent a fire.

Today’s home is full of electronics in things most people don’t even think about. Computer boards can be found, not only in computers, but also in phones, TVs, appliances, and even some water heaters. Don’t forget your heating and cooling system. Electrical surges are unwanted excesses of energy and we can help you avoid them.

Thermal Imaging allows us to find and correct costly electrical repairs before they happen. It shows us a panel is about to fail before it fails and heads off home electrical fires, loose connections and overloaded breakers and wires. It lets us see things a regular electrical check wouldn’t show. It allows us to see inside the breaker thermally and evaluate the contacts inside. Thermal imaging is the most cost effect method of checking this taking almost a quarter of the time it normally would to complete.

The Grounding system of your home is the most important part of the electrical safety system. Some older homes were grounded with only a piece of iron pipe which can erode away leaving you and your family in danger. Let us evaluate your grounding system and make a recommendation to you today. With our grounding service, we install two new ground rods that are specifically made for today’s harsh environments and a new copper conductor. These provide long life and protection.

Upgrades: Rewiring can be an expensive undertaking, but with a little planning you can minimize disruptions and turn the job into an opportunity for increased home value, added safety and comfort. Colonial Electrical Services will work to make sure these are priorities during your project.

Relocation: Colonial Electrical Services provides Class A wiring relocation services to clients throughout Newport News, Virginia and beyond. Our experts can assist with relocations in any room including bathrooms, bedrooms, kitchens, garages, outside spaces and more.

Commerical Electricans in Hampton, VA

Own or manage a building or commercial property and need the services of an electrical contractor? The experts at Colonial Electrical Services are experienced at all facets of commercial electrical installation and repair. We’re on-call and available 24/7 for emergencies.

It’s important that your commercial electrical systems remain up to date with electrical code standards. With changes occurring on a frequent basis, it is important to keep up. Let Colonial Electrical Services help with the maintenance
The ballast is an extremely important component, controlling the electric current flow through the tube. Making sure changes are made at the right time can help to significantly reduce the costs of electricity for buildings in heavy use.

It’s best to hire a licensed electrician when your business needs electrical equipment installed to ensure wiring is done with precision and expertise. Colonial Electrical Services is a licensed, bonded and insured Class A contractor.

Services upgrades are a common need with older commercial buildings. Especially, in some of the older areas in Newport News. Colonial Electrical Services can bring your building up to code with the right wiring and systems in place.

Our commercial customers know that they can trust our professionalism, reliability and integrity. We provide well-planned schedules, and rigorous construction standards for all of our projects. Our methods make the process simple, efficient, and cost-effective.

Maintaining your parking lot lighting is a great way to improve the view of your business. Maintaining proper light levels in commercial parking lots and around the perimeter of a building is vital to ensuring the safety and security of your employees and customers.

A lighting retrofit can make your commercial lighting more energy efficient by simply upgrading fixtures and lamps. You can also reap the benefits of improved safety and increased work productivity. Energy savings often offset the cost of projects over time.

Replacing and upgrading your old panels can be done without replacing the existing box, eliminating the need for expensive drywall and paint repairs. By using the existing box and only replacing the panel interior, many components end up going undisturbed.