Craig Ellwanger, electrician and owner of Genesis Electrical

Welcome to Genesis Electrical. Genesis Electrical Services, Inc. is Richmond's leading residential and commercial electrician.

We provide electrical contracting services for the Greater Richmond Area, including Henrico, Goochland, Hanover and Chesterfield County.

We specialize in residential electrical work including kitchen and bath remodels, additions, electrical panel upgrades, security lighting, outdoor wiring and other household electrical needs. Genesis Electrical also does light commercial electrical work, to include tenant space upgrades.

Our mission, ultimately, is to meet all of your current—and future—electrical needs. We believe, as Benjamin Franklin once spoke, "Well done is better than well said." We receive most of our work from customer referrals, and our commitment to customer satisfaction is unwavering. Through skillful service and attention to detail, Genesis Electrical pledges to provide you with safe, economical solutions to electrical problems.

Please contact us today for your free estimate. No matter your project, Genesis Electrical Services can meet your current needs!

Genesis Electrical Referral Program

Refer Genesis Electrical to a friend or neighbor who uses us, and you’ll receive a $10 gift card from us as a token of our gratitude when they present our referral card to us with your name on it at time of service.!
(Offer applies to jobs over $300)

Genesis Electrical Voted "Favorite Electrician"!

Readers of Richmond Magazine's R-Home have spoken!

They voted Genesis Electrical Services as their favorite electrician in the Readers' Favorites 2011 issue.

We are truly honored by this distinction and thank all of our customers, friends and business partners for their ongoing support.


Contractors Class B License #2705 116442
Certificate of Liability Insurace Policy #CPA 8642344
Workers Compensation Policy #UB 3661R42710

Genesis Electrical Services, Inc. BBB Business Review

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“Determination Can Light the Way”

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Genesis Electrical installed two electrical circuits for a new outdoor storage shed. The work was professional, the electrician knowledgeable and polite.