Residential Electrical Services

Residential Electrical Services

Residential Services-Pittsburgh Electrical Repair Services

Serving the Greater Pittsburgh Area

Hufnagel Electric’s professional and licensed electricians provide a wide variety of residential electrical services throughout Pittsburgh and the surrounding area. As an electrical contractor company with over 50 years of combined electrical, technical, and troubleshooting experts, we provide comprehensive electrical repairs and upgrades to existing electrical systems.

In addition to providing you with electrical repair services, our team of knowledgeable and experienced professionals is committed to providing you with the best possible customer service.  Our reputation rests on your satisfaction with the work we do, and we take that very seriously.

Electrical Safety Inspections

Electrical inspections are important to ensuring the safety and security of your home or business, as well as a key step in protecting your investment in your property. Hufnagel Electric has proudly served Pittsburgh and the surrounding area with comprehensive Electrical Safety Inspections.  Read more.

Electrical Outlets, Switches, and Dimmers

Whether you are a homeowner or a commercial property owner, there will come a time when a light switch will wear out and need to be replaced. While you can attempt a “DIY” project with parts from your local hardware store, it is not recommended, as there are risks.  Read more.

Reintroduction / Restoration of Power

Hufnagel Electric employs a licensed and qualified team with over 50 years of experience in the electrical, technical, and troubleshooting industry.  Our team of highly-skilled professionals provide the highest level of service, devoting the necessary time to ensure no detail is overlooked.  Read more.

Data and Telephone Cable Installation

Hufnagel Electric offers installations and service of all data and telephone cables and wiring. Our licensed, professional electricians have the training and the experience to fix a wide variety of telephone and cable jacks, for both residential and business use. Our expert technicians can fix all registered jacks in use today, which are the standard designs used to connect data equipment to a telephone company.  Read more.


  1. Determine the location of the electrical problem. Try different outlets and appliances, to try to target the specific area where the problem is.
  2. If it is simply one item, such as an appliance, it may be the appliance. Try plugging it in to a different outlet. If it is more than one item, note the areas and the affected items. Read more.

Safety and Security

When it comes to the safety and security of your home or office and the people inside them, Hufnagel Electric has got you covered.  Our team of licensed electrical professionals will make sure that the right systems and services are installed to keep homes and offices as safe as possible.  Read more.

Landscape Lighting / Outdoor Lighting

Landscape lighting provides attractive and functional lighting for your backyard, garden, and walkways.  A common choice for outdoor lighting is to border the front walkway with lights, marking a clear path and making it easier to navigate when it is dark.  Professional landscape lighting can accentuate a particular outdoor space and much more. Read more.

Roof & Gutter Deicing

When the snow and cold arrive in the Pittsburgh area, damage caused by ice dams can be a concern. Ice dams occur when snow collects on a roof that is warmer than the surrounding air. The snow melts, and runoff collects at the colder roofline or gutter area, where it refreezes and creates a damming effect for any subsequent snow melt. Read more.

Electrical Panel and Electrical System Upgrades

The electrical panel is one of the most important parts of the electrical system in your home as it is the part that lets the electrical current flow throughout every circuit. Your electrical panel can usually be found in an area of your home, such as the basement or the garage. Read more.

Lighting Services and Installation

Whether you are looking to install new lighting in a room or to simply update the existing lighting in your home, Hufnagel Electric has the experience and expertise you are looking for.  Do you dream of a beautiful chandelier in your foyer? Would your dining room look warmer and more inviting with a lovely hanging light fixture?  Read more.

Intercom Systems

As an added layer of security for your home or place of business, Hufnagel Electric can install intercom systems and buzzers to allow you to control who enters your property.  An intercom consists of an interactive communication system that is used in either a single or multiple buildings, that operates independently from the telephone network.  Read more.

Dedicated Circuits for Appliances

Does turning on the dishwasher cause your lights to dim?  Does the TV flicker every time the refrigerator fan starts?  Sometimes our appliances use more power than can be provided by a circuit shared by other appliances.  A dedicated circuit is a circuit that is independent of a home or commercial building’s normally wired electrical system.  Read more.

Bathroom Lighting / Exhaust Fans

A number of activities can create excess moisture in bathrooms, which only increases with the number of occupants that use it. A bathroom exhaust fan is designed to extract the moisture from your bathroom, protecting any bathroom structures, such as cabinets, doors, carpeting, drywall, etc. from moisture damage and mold resulting from excessive moisture.  Read more.

Home Theater Installation

Today’s home theater systems consist of so much more than just a basic HDTV. Today’s systems include receivers, audio equipment, and often numerous speakers installed in various locations around your room. This amount of equipment requires complex setups to get them performing properly and to maximize your experience. Read more.