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Family Owned & Operated since 1974

Ed Carnahan installed Placerville's first television back in 1949. More than five decades later, Carnahan Electric, Ltd. (owned by Ed's son John Carnahan) is installing the latest in home automation for home theaters and Cat5 cables for internet and computer networks. More than that, Carnahan Electric, Ltd. installs and maintains commercial motors and pumps, backup-up generators with automatic start-up for reliable power during emergencies, and handling solar conversions for progressive home and business owners.

Carnahan Electric has tackled the electrical needs of El Dorado County and the surrounding areas. Whether it is a hot tub circuit, a granny flat sub-panel, a work shop, outbuilding, barn, or a new residence, you can count on Carnahan Electric to provide first class service with licensed and certified electricians!

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Carnahan Electric Specialist installing a generator for a house

A+ Rating with BBB

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Check out our A+ rating on the Better Business Bureau website (CA Lic. 423462). We deliver quality work at an affordable price. You will be happy to have chosen Carnahan Electric, Ltd. to do the job. If you have questions please contact us!

Subsidiary Business

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Carnahan Electric, Ltd. operates a subsidiary business, Alternative Electrical Systems. It works to provide the electrical system(s) you need and then Carnahan Electric installs these electrical system(s). The same electrical specialist team works for both Alternative Electrical Systems and for Carnahan Electric, Ltd.

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