What To Look For In An Electrical Contractor

Important Characteristics of An Electrical Contractor

Choose the right contractor to help repair your commercial lighting system.

When you own a commercial building, you will likely have issues that will require the services of an electrical contractor. Maybe your lights aren’t bright enough or they just aren’t as efficient as they should be. Electrical systems are complex and require professional knowledge to make them work. However, even if you know that you need an electrical contractor to help you, you still may not know what to look for in one. Here are some things to consider before enlisting an electrical contractor to help you with your commercial lighting system.

Licensing & Reputation

It is very important to choose an electrical contractor who is certified and licensed from a reputable institution. An accreditation signals that the contractor is truly qualified, and can be trusted to have the knowledge to fix the problems your commercial lighting system is having. Here at CMI Companies, we are a Class A commercial electrical contractor and fully licensed and insured so can trust we are qualified to help you.


The reputation an electrical contractor has should be a very important factor in your decision to choose them to do work on your lighting system. Looking a potential contractor up online could help you gauge the quality of work they do. After all, the people who can best give you a sense of how a contractor works are past customers. At CMI Companies, we have received lots of great feedback!



Electrical issues aren’t on anyone’s schedule. At the worst, most inconvenient time, you can experience issues with your electrical system.  Because of this, you need an electrical contractor who is available at all times. CMI Companies offer emergency commercial electrical service 24 hours a day, so you can be assured that whenever you have an electrical issue, we can be there to help. We also have locksmiths who can help you get back into your business if you are locked out.


With experience comes a certain level of comfortability with issues. We have been working in this field since 1981, and during that time we have gained valuable expertise that we use whenever we do our work.


Are you in need of electric or lighting services for your commercial facility? CMI Companies is here to help! With over 35 years in the industry, CMI has an array of equipment to handle the logistics of any in-house job. We also frequently provide solutions to property managers and upcoming developments. CMI Companies provides services in Mid-Atlantic Region and proudly serves clients in Northern Virginia, Maryland, Richmond, Southern Virginia, Manassas, Prince William County, Fairfax County, Rockville, and Prince George’s County. Also, check us out on Google +, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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