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Charms Electrical Construction Company

Phone: (773) 220-4190 View Additional Phone Numbers 8708 S Bennett Ave, Chicago, IL 60617

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Charms Electrical Construction Company is an electrical contractor located in Chicago, IL, serving the city and surrounding areas. Family owned and operated, this company is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to manage any emergencies that may arise beyond the regular workday. The company charges a $45 service fee to examine a work site, but the fee is waived if work is performed, and if it is not waived, it counts toward the cost of the service.

This company can generate new wiring, maintain electrical systems, address code violations, and troubleshoot issues with electrical equipment when necessary. Services they offer include: upgrading electrical systems and panels, wiring electricity for additions or remodels, wiring new homes, major troubleshooting and repair, repair and replacement work, computer wiring, security lighting, correcting permit and city violations, installing garage door openers, installing intercoms, nightscaping, yard lighting, ceiling and attic fans, sump pumps, and medical equipment installations.

Their electrical systems can be customized to fit any necessary requirements and they can install specialized electrical equipment for industries and businesses. Solutions they provide include voltage conversion, safety installations to avoid electrocution or circuit overload, and inspections to ensure that a given home or business is using electricity effectively and without safety hazards.

Visit the website for Charms Electrical Construction Company to learn about their services and schedule an appointment for an inspection, rewiring, or custom lighting project.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Charms Electrical Construction Company meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Charms Electrical Construction Company include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

2 Customer Reviews on Charms Electrical Construction Company
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 2
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 2

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 02, 2005 Business started: 03/01/1994 Business started locally: 03/01/1994
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

City of Chicago
121 N La Salle St # 604, Chicago IL 60602

Type of Entity

Sole Proprietorship

Business Management
Mr. Chalmer L. Bryant III
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Chalmer L. Bryant III
Business Category

Electricians – Residential Sump Pump Contractors Lighting Consultants Fans - Household Fans - Attic Intercoms Systems & Services Lighting Fixtures - Repair & Maintenance Wire & Cable - Electric Garage Doors & Openers Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors (NAICS: 238210)

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Charms Electrical Construction Company has received 5 out of 5 stars based on 2 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.