Outlets & Switches

Outlet Installation in Houston

Professional Electricians Dedicated to Providing High-Quality Work

At Colwell Electric, we handle all types of electrical outlets, including USB outlets, switches, and double outlets. We carefully evaluate your needs and ensure all outlets are installed to code and that the system is up to par in terms of safety and efficiency. We are also available for annual inspections and maintenance services to ensure your outlet system continues to work efficiently for years to come.

When to Replace Your Outlets

Outlets can last a long time if they are properly installed and maintained. However, over time, outlets can become worn out or damaged, making it difficult to plug things in or causing sparks and power cuts. If you have outlets that are:

  • Worn out
  • Loose
  • Cracked
  • Giving you trouble when you plug things in
  • Sparking when you plug something in
  • Giving you intermittent power cuts
  • Not compatible with your appliance or appliance plug

These are all signs that it is time to replace your outlets, and Colwell Electric can help! We can perform outlet installation in Houston for new installations or for replacing faulty outlets. We also offer electrical outlet installation in The Woodlands, Sugar Land, and the surrounding areas. 

Outlet Installation in Houston, TX 

Outlet installation is a task that requires careful consideration and expertise. Whether you're setting up outlets in a new home or making additions during renovations, it's crucial to hire a professional electrician for the job. Standard home wiring manuals typically cover outlet installation in finished homes, not works in progress.

When installing outlets for new appliances, room additions, or home remodels, it's essential to adhere to electrical codes to ensure safety and prevent damage to property. Electrical outlets power our lights, appliances, and electronics, and compliance with the National Electrical Code (NEC) is crucial for installations across the United States. The NEC specifies materials, wiring, measurements, and locations for outlets and switches.

While the NEC provides guidelines for most installations, unique situations may arise, necessitating the expertise of a professional electrician. Whether you're planning to install lights, outlets, appliances, or upgrade your home's electrical system, hiring an electrician is crucial for a safe and compliant installation. Even seemingly simple tasks, such as replacing a single outlet, are best handled by trained and skilled professionals

Schedule your outlet installation service in Houston today by calling (713) 940-6120!

Upgrade to Smart Outlets for Added Convenience

Consider upgrading your standard outlets to smart outlets for added convenience and control over your home's electrical system. Smart outlets allow you to remotely control and monitor your devices, set schedules, and even integrate with voice assistants for hands-free operation. Our expert electricians in Houston can help you select and install the right smart outlets to meet your specific needs and enhance the functionality of your home.

Benefits of smart outlets include:

  • Remote control of devices
  • Energy savings through scheduling and automation
  • Integration with smart home systems
  • Enhanced safety features
  • Convenient access to power usage data

Happy Customers in Your Neighborhood

Our reputation is built on quality service and honoring our commitments.

    “So kind and helpful along the way of our house renovation.”
    “10/10 we loved working with Mike and his team. Mike was always so responsive and I love how creative he is when it came to redoing our electric and making it still aesthetically pleasing. Can’t recommend these guys enough!”
    - Nadine B.
    “Team was excellent!”

    I contacted Colwell Electric because lightning struck my home and damaged quite a few outlets and light fixtures. Mike D. took great care of me. He was helpful and answered all my questions. I am very pleased with their work and professionalism. 

    - Heather M.
    “Very professional, on time, quality work, overall 5 stars.”

    No other company came close to the cost I was quoted from Colwell Electric. A family-owned business that I highly recommend.

    - Mendi S.
    “What a great service you offer!!!”

    As Realtors, we are always looking to add value to our clients. I’m excited about the new product Colwell is offering to monitor the electric connections in my home. I have worried about shorts.....not anymore.

    - Gaye W.

What Colwell Electric Offers

Our Colwell Electric professionals offer a wide range of electrical services for residential and commercial clients. Some of our most popular services include:

Don’t let faulty outlets cause you trouble any longer. Reach out to our Houston electrician today at (713) 940-6120 to schedule an outlet installation appointment! 

Why Choose Colwell Electric?

Serving Houston, TX Since 1990

  • Experienced Team for Every Project
    Reinforced by the inclusion of seven master electricians on our team, ensuring a level of skill, knowledge, and reliability in all our endeavors.
  • High Quality Electrical Solutions
    We take pride in offering a comprehensive range of services, from small-scale assignments to turnkey design-build projects.
  • Available for Emergency Help
    We are committed to keeping our clients safe and reassured by providing quick and reliable support in emergencies.
  • Your Satisfaction Guaranteed
    We prioritize quality, integrity, and safety, committing to do what it takes to guarantee the right results in all our endeavors.
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For your electrical needs, Colwell Electric is here for you. Our dependable and safety-focused electricians and technicians are available 24/7, ready to handle emergencies.