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Northwest Indiana’s Premier Electrical Contractor

One of Porter County’s most experienced electrical contractor providing knowledge and expertise to handle any electrical need.

IBEW Trained, Customer Focused

Porter County Electricians

Founded in 2001 by David Ellis, Ellis Electric has become the leading electrical contractor in Northwest Indiana, specializing in residential, commercial, and light industrial projects across Porter, La Porte, Starke, and parts of Lake County. Known for exceptional expertise and commitment to customer satisfaction, we handle everything from routine to complex electrical needs with the latest tools and materials for durable results. Since 2001, we’ve prioritized quality and integrity, ensuring each job is meticulously done and fully code-compliant. We are proud members of the National Electrical Contractors Association.


Building trusted relationships with our local community.


Upholding honesty and ethical behavior in all interactions.

Quality Craftsmanship

Delivering meticulous care and superior workmanship.

Customer Satisfaction

Ensuring outstanding experiences and exceeding expectations.

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Our Services

Ellis Electric has been providing quality electrical contracting since 2001. From expert troubleshooting to design build of your project, Ellis Electric provides a wide array of electrical services. We live in the same areas we service and take great pride in our craftmanship. If you have a question about any of our service please give us a call for a free estimate.


At Ellis Electric, we prioritize excellence and swift problem-solving. We understand the impact of electrical issues and ensure rapid resolutions. Our team features friendly, highly skilled IBEW-trained technicians who treat every client with neighborly care and dedication.

Commercial/Light Industrial

As a business, we understand your reliance on a reliable, trouble free electrical installation. Beyond lighting and HVAC, businesses often require specialized equipment, advanced telecommunications, and more.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

At Ellis Electric, we ensure each job, including EV installations, is done right the first time, adhering to the highest quality standards for stable and safe charging. We aim to meet your vision for your home or business by delivering reliable power solutions, encompassing both indoor and outdoor EV charging stations.

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Expert Electrical Solutions Tailored For You

Ready to take the next step in upgrading your electrical systems? Fill out our quick form to request your free, no-obligation estimate. Our team of certified experts is on hand to provide tailored solutions that meet your specific needs, whether for your home, business, or industrial property. Let us help you enhance efficiency and safety with our top-quality electrical services.

  • Knowledge & Expertise to Handle any Electrical Issue

  • More Than 75+ Years of Combined Experience
  • All of our Electricians are proud members of the IBEW. They are highly trained and skilled having completed over 10,000 hours of on the job training during their apprenticeship.
Featured Projects

Showcase of Excellence

Ellis Electric offers a wide range of electrical contracting services for residential, commercial, and light industrial projects. Our services include routine electrical maintenance, complex electrical installations, upgrades, repairs, expert troubleshooting, standby generators, and electric vehicle charging station installations. We ensure top-quality craftsmanship and customer satisfaction.

Yes, Ellis Electric is a fully licensed and insured electrical contractor. We are proud members of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and our electricians are expertly trained and part of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). We prioritize safety, quality, and compliance with all electrical codes and regulations.

Ellis Electric serves Northwest Indiana, specifically Porter, La Porte, Starke, and parts of Lake County. As a locally-owned business, we live in the same areas we service and take great pride in building trusted relationships with our community.

At Ellis Electric, we stand behind our work and offer warranties on our services. We ensure each job is done right the first time, adhering to the highest quality standards. If you experience any issues with our work, we will promptly address and resolve them to your satisfaction. Please contact us for specific details on our warranties and guarantees.


Have Questions?

Find answers to some of our most commonly asked questions. If you have any additional inquiries or need further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us and a member of our team will happy to assist you.


See What Our Customers Are Saying

At Ellis Electric, we take immense pride in the testimonials and reviews we receive from our satisfied customers. These words of praise are more than just kind remarks; they are a testament to our unwavering commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction. We understand that trust is earned through consistent, high-quality work and exceptional customer service. That’s why we strive to exceed expectations on every job, big or small.

Your feedback is the driving force behind our success. It motivates us to continue delivering the best possible electrical solutions and services to our community. We are honored to have earned the trust and loyalty of our customers, and we will continue to work tirelessly to maintain that trust. Your satisfaction is our top priority, and we are grateful for the opportunity to serve you.

“The work was done in an incredibly fast time and done correctly. The guys they have working we’re fantastic, very professional and knowledgeable. Highly recommended!”

Jim H.

“Ellis Electric has been a true partner with Shinn Builders for many years. From remodeling to new construction, Ellis has always been there for us.”

Paul S.

“Well trained courteous staff. These guys are pros. They are really good at remodels, re-wires, panel upgrades, and jobs the other guys can’t or won’t handle.”

JC. A.

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Choose Ellis Electric For Your Electrical Service Needs

Proudly Servicing Your
Home & Business

Does your home need a new light fixture? Are you looking for someone to make sense of that ceiling fan that is always giving you trouble Ellis Electric can help! We offer a full selection of electrical services that can help homeowners with whatever they need. From inspections and simple fixes to total overhauls, service panel upgrades, and everything in between, we get the job done the first time.

We also serve businesses, too! We know how much you depend on your electrical and telecommunications equipment just to do what you do each day, so we make it our mission to be a business partner you can count on. Trust your service needs to us and we’ll have you running right again as soon as possible.