Welcome to B W Electric & Locating

We are your local licensed electrician serving Southern Illinois.

For over 10 years, Southern Illinois families have trusted us for all their electrical and underground locating needs. Our reliable technicians strive to provide the best experience possible for our customers on every service call.  We show up on time and always call before we arrive to make sure that you are prepared.  We also understand that your time is valuable:  we will call to let you know if we are running late or if we need to reschedule.  We believe in treating your family—and your home—as if it were our own.  That means being friendly, courteous, and respectful while doing safe electrical work in accordance with the highest industry standards.

If you have an electrical problem or concern in your home, call us.  We’re ready to help.

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Residential & Commercial Services

Headquartered in Carbondale, we provide electrical and locating services to Southern Illinois. We specialize in electrical remodels and repairs for both commercial and residential locations.

Electrical Services

  • Diagnostics

  • Troubleshooting

  • Rewiring Old Buildings

  • Wiring new buildings

  • Electrical Inspections

  • GFIC Outlet Installation

  • 24/7 Emergency Electrical Service


  • Generator Installation

  • Generator Maintenance

  • We service all makes and models

  • Generac Certified Technician

Underground Locating

  • Electric Lines

  • Fiber Optic Lines

  • Telephone Lines

  • Water Lines

  • Gas Lines

  • Fault Locating & Repair

Trusted in Southern Illinois for Over 10 Years

Everyone needs an electrician at one time or another, be it for safety-related updates or unexpected repairs. But it’s important to find an electrician you can trust to do the job right every time without cutting corners.  At B W Electric & Locating, we offer comprehensive electrical services to both homes and businesses throughout Southern Illinois. We are a small, family-oriented business with hometown values you can trust.  Whether you need an outlet installed or a fixture repaired, we have the tools and skills to tackle whatever you have in store for us.

Your satisfaction is our priority.

Proudly serving Marion, Carbondale, Murphysboro, and surrounding cities.

“Quality workmanship.”
Ed E.
“BW Electric diagnosed and repaired an electrical issue we had in 1.5 hours. This was after another local company had spent 7 hours on the same issue without resolve. Honest work, great guy, and a fair price = happy customer! Thank you!”
Shannon S., Murphysboro, IL
“Excellent service and quick response for services to change electrical panel.”
Danny W., Hurst, IL

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We are located at 60 Native Ridge Rd Carbondale, IL 62903.  Reach out to us at 618-534-5221 or email us at team@bwelectric.co.

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