Independently Rated Highest in Quality
S e v e n t h
Consecutive Year
Originally Earned:
January 2010
We declare that Greenwood Electric, Inc. HAS QUALIFIED for and continues to meet the Ongoing Research and Rating Requirements for Diamond Certified® status.
Certificate #1614
(415) 742-1947
47 Paul Drive, Suite 5
San Rafael, CA 94903
Joseph A. Greenwood, Owner

Greenwood Electric, Inc. is a full-service electrical contractor that offers repairs, reworks, and new installations to residential and commercial clients throughout the Greater Bay Area. Its services include indoor and outdoor lighting design and installation, and it can also install solar systems, telephone and network cabling, and wiring for hot tubs and spas.

Owner and founder Joseph Greenwood’s industry experience dates back to 1978. Mr. Greenwood started Greenwood Electric in 1991 to lend his expertise to electrical projects and work directly with local homeowners and other contractors. He says his San Rafael-based business prides itself on delivering professional, reliable and courteous electrical service.

Greenwood Electric’s commercial services cover everything from restaurant and retail space remodeling to pipe bending. The company’s repertoire also includes tenant improvements, safety inspections, troubleshooting, complete wiring for new construction and re-wiring for existing structures. For the convenience of its customers, it offers free estimates and accommodates work schedules as much as possible. 

Company Philosophy

“We strongly believe in the concept of ‘service after the sale.’ We make it a point to follow up with our customers to ensure everything meets their expectations. We quickly return calls and resolve any problems that arise. We want our customers to know they can rely on us to keep all our promises, even after the job is done.” 

Serving all of Marin County including Novato, San Rafael, Mill Valley, San Anselmo, Ross, Tiburon, Larkspur, Corte Madera and Sausalito.

Bathroom & Ceiling Fans
Circuit Add-Ons & Repairs
New Home & Remodel Electric
Outdoor Lighting
Solar System Installation
Safety Inspection
Tenant Improvements
Troubleshooting
Lighting Design and Electrical Installation

Halo
Lutron
Lutron

Comparative Summary

Greenwood Electric, Inc. is a full-service electrical contractor that specializes in lighting design and electrical installation for small businesses and residential clients. “We do everything from installing light switches in receptacles to rewiring 100,000-square-foot buildings,” says owner Joseph Greenwood. Because of its expertise and reputation, Greenwood Electric has been cited...

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How soon can you start a job?
A: "Usually, we can start almost immediately."
Q: How much will it cost?
A: "It depends on the scope of the job. Our rate is $90 an hour, and we bid the work based on that rate plus the cost of the materials."
Q: Do you ever recommend that customers buy their own materials?
A: "Because there are so many necessary parts, I don’t usually recommend it unless they have some knowledge of electrical work. However, I’ll work with them if they choose to buy the materials themselves."

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Industry Info

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Findings based on statistically reliable research from 161 surveys

Customer Satisfaction

Survey Question: On a scale of 1 to 10 how satisfied were you with the quality you received?
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Company Credentials

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Customer Loyalty

Survey Question: If you needed this product or service in the future, would you use this company again?
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98%
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Diamond Certified Qualification

Based on 161 customer surveys, we declare
Greenwood Electric, Inc.
has passed all rating steps and has earned
The Diamond Certified Award
No. 1614
Continuously qualified since January 2010.
David Pak
Director of Ratings Research
American Ratings Corporation

Verbatim Survey Responses From Only Verified Customers

Eileen K. Verified Customer Name
"He was efficient, he seemed to know what he was doing, and he was a very nice person. He did the job well and I was very impressed."
Research conducted by American Ratings Corporation. Ratings Methodology

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Company Capabilities Table

Greenwood Electric, Inc.
47 Paul Drive, Suite 5
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 742-1947
(415) 479-9858 fax
DCID4154796858

Mon – Fri: 7am – 4:30pm

Serving all of Marin County including Novato, San Rafael, Mill Valley, San Anselmo, Ross, Tiburon, Larkspur, Corte Madera and Sausalito.

Joseph A. Greenwood, Owner
32
3
621305
Liability Insurance, Workers' Compensation
1991
Bathroom & Ceiling Fans, Circuit Add-Ons & Repairs, New Home & Remodel Electric, Outdoor Lighting, Solar System Installation, Safety Inspection, Tenant Improvements, Troubleshooting, Lighting Design and Electrical Installation
Halo, Lutron
Residential, Small Business

Survey Responses For

Greenwood Electric, Inc.

Greenwood Electric, Inc.: Average 9.4 out of 10 based on 161 unique customer surveys of customer satisfaction.
Eileen K. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're very efficient, they got the job done fast, and I thought their price was very good."

"He was efficient, he seemed to know what he was doing, and he was a very nice person. He did the job well and I was very impressed."

Arlene H. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're very professional, cost-effective, and extremely competent. "

"The personnel, everyone who I've met and dealt with are great."

Betty B. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're super. They are always very punctual, the work that they promise to do is done, and I am very satisfied."

"At first, I had a problem and none of the companies I called would answer their phones. Greenwood answered, and they were here within the hour to take care of my problem."

Beverly C. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I worked directly with Mr. Greenwood on my house, and I like that he does have that personal touch with his clients. He is knowledgeable, well-educated, personable, and respectful. He was able to explain to me what I needed, and he diagnosed where the wiring should have been installed initially. Then he fixed it. It was an absolute pleasure to have him in my home, and I hope he is able to see me personally the next time I use their services."

"What I liked was Mr. Greenwood's knowledge and his personal touch. "

Bill A. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are prompt and they know what they're doing. They have good follow-through when they say they will, and they keep their appointments. Nothing but excellent service, and it is very easy to work with them."

"They knew what they were doing, and promptly completed the work."

Barbara L. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are forthright, honest, quick, and very good. "

"When he said he would do something in a specific amount of time, it was done as expected."

Claudia W. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were very honest and on top of it."

"Their honesty"

Cliff C. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are competent, know what they are doing, and knowledgeable."

"They're competent and very honest."

Frank G. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're honest and capable."

"Their determination to make it right"

Jan O. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I got good advice from them. They advised me well with selecting things such as LED lights, with where they work and where they don't."

"The personalized service, I felt very connected to them. The owner was very friendly and easy to talk to. "

Jim F. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"High quality work, and they have a good team."

"They are more thoughtful to their customer's needs."

Jim R. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I think they do a great job. I have used them several times and I have never had any problems. I think Mr. Greenwood is a nice guy."

"They're a local company and you can speak directly to the owner."

Nancy M. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are very knowledgeable, qualified, and experienced."

"I felt confident they knew what they were doing."

Janet H. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're smart and fast."

"There were no hassles and they knew what they were doing. They were also pleasant and easy to deal with."

Josie D. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were very quick to schedule an appointment. I had a very complicated situation that I needed to get taken care of before the renters arrived, and they handled absolutely everything. I was very impressed. I will definitely use them again."

"How knowledge based they are and how quick they respond to a call"

Laurie H. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They came and did what they were supposed to do, and they did their job well. They also offered me several options for one of my problems, and after they finished, it didn't cost nearly as much as I thought it would."

"The finished product they gave me"

Leslie W. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"The electrician they sent to my home, Steve McQueen, did a lot of upgrading in my home. He and his helper were excellent. They were clean, neat, and personable. The office personnel is also very good. The only complaint I have is Joe the owner, sometimes he didn't' get back to me when he said he would. Other than that, I am very happy."

"I like the electrician, Steve M. "

Paul G. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're straightforward and they do good quality work."

"He was very personable and easy to deal with."

Rick L. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He was on time, professional, and got the job done without any confusion."

"They're a local company and they were Diamond Certified."

Robert G. Verified Greenwood Electric, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're very courteous and prompt."

"They fixed my problem and the electrician was a nice guy."