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We are licensed electricians

serving Greater Ottawa with quality services

for over 30 years.
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Electrical Work


Let Salter & Reid Electric (2000) Inc. help you achieve the ambiance you envision for your home or business. With decades of industry experience, we are your local licensed Ottawa electricians for quality workmanship and unsurpassed customer service. From knob and tube rewiring to light fixture installation to service upgrades to outdoor feature lighting, our electricians have the knowledge and skill to handle all your small and medium size electrical needs. No matter the complexity of the task at hand, you can count on us to complete your project in a timely manner and to your satisfaction.








Electrical work should always be handled by an electrical contractor licensed under the Electrical Contractor Registration Agency. Whether your project involves new wiring or rewiring for your home, business or church, the work involved can be complicated as well as dangerous if proper precautions are not taken. An experienced and qualified electrician will know how to correct existing problems and find safe solutions to all your electrical needs. 

As a proud BBB Accredited Business and a member of the Authorized Contractor Program of Electrical Safety Authority, our clients have peace of mind knowing that our qualified electricians in Ottawa are highly capable of completing any electrical project they need. While the majority of jobs we take are for residential work, we do take on light commercial work as well. Our complete residential and commercial services include:




Electric vehicle chargers


Ensuring that your electrical work complies with the relevant codes and regulations is essential for the safety and functionality of your electrical system. Electrical codes are a set of standards established by regulatory bodies that govern the design, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems. These codes are put in place to protect people and property from electrical hazards.

One of the key reasons to hire our licensed electrician is their knowledge and adherence to these codes. They understand the importance of complying with these regulations and will ensure that all work is done according to the required standards. Failure to comply with electrical codes can result in severe consequences, including fines, penalties, and potential safety hazards.

Licensed electricians stay up-to-date with the latest electrical codes and regulations, ensuring that your electrical work is completed safely and in compliance with the law. By hiring a licensed electrician, you can have peace of mind knowing that your electrical system meets all the necessary standards and requirements.


Regular electrical safety inspections are essential for ensuring the safety and functionality of your electrical system. These inspections involve a licensed electrician's thorough examination of your electrical system to identify any potential hazards or issues. Here are some key reasons why electrical safety inspections are important:

Prevent Electrical Fires: Electrical safety inspections can help identify and address potential fire hazards, such as overloaded circuits, faulty wiring, and outdated electrical panels. By addressing these issues early, you can reduce the risk of electrical fires in your home or business.

Ensure Compliance: Electrical safety inspections help ensure that your electrical system complies with the relevant codes and regulations. This is especially important if you are planning to sell your property or renew your insurance policy, as non-compliance can result in fines or coverage issues.

Protect Your Investment: Your electrical system is a critical component of your property. Regular inspections can help protect your investment by identifying and addressing issues before they escalate into costly repairs or replacements.

Enhance Safety: By identifying and fixing potential electrical hazards, safety inspections can enhance the overall safety of your property. This is especially important in commercial settings where the safety of employees and customers is paramount.

Peace of Mind: Knowing that your electrical system has been inspected by a professional and is safe and compliant can give you peace of mind. You can rest assured that your property is protected from potential electrical hazards.


Electricians play a crucial role in improving energy efficiency in homes and businesses. Here's how:

LED Lighting Upgrades: Electricians can replace traditional incandescent or fluorescent lighting with energy-efficient LED lighting. LED lighting consumes less energy, lasts longer, and can significantly reduce energy costs.

Smart Home Automation: Electricians can install smart home automation systems that allow homeowners to monitor and control their energy usage remotely. These systems can help optimize energy consumption and reduce waste.

By working with a qualified electrician in Ottawa, you can improve the energy efficiency of your home or business, reduce energy costs, and contribute to a more sustainable future.


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At Salter & Reid Electric (2000) Inc, our electricians in Ottawa are ready to provide you with the help you need.

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