Welcome to Oakwood Electric & Generator

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At Oakwood Lighting Electric Service, Inc. of Westmont, IL, we are third generation electrical contractors.  Our family business has been providing quality electric service in the area for over fifty-five years.  We are a small, yet experienced, company that can be flexible to your scheduling needs and sensitive to your requests.  We work closely with our general contractors and customers to keep our work accurate and on schedule for maximum customer satisfaction.  We have been an authorized Generac Home Standby Generator dealer for over 6 years.  We sell, install and service Generac Generators.  Oakwood Lighting Electric Service takes pride in our ability to provide excellent electrical work for at an affordable price. 

We have been doing electrical work on custom homes for general contractors in Western Springs, Clarendon Hills, Hinsdale, Riverside, Downers Grove and LaGrange and are confident that we can satisfy all of your electrical needs.   In fact, one of the homes we completed was featured on “Dream House” on HGTV.

We have a reputation for providing quality installations at a reasonable price.  We take pride in our workmanship.

Certifications and Licenses:

  • PowerPro Select Generac® dealer
  • Factory trained Generac® technicians on staff
  • Licensed, bonded and insured

We Are A PowerPro Elite Dealer

PowerPro is the highest level of distinction available to members of Generac’s dealer network and open only to those that meet the most rigorous set of sales and customer service criteria.  Like Oakwood Electric & Generator, PowerPro dealers consistently provide outstanding customer service, maintain local product and parts inventory and receive high reviews from their customer base.  PowerPro dealers are committed to providing an outstanding sales and service experience.

Excellent!! I would recommend. This was the best decision we made to install a generator from Oakwood Electric & Generator. From beginning to end, Rob was there to answer all of our questions. Also, the men installing the generator were very professional and hard workers and explained everything to us. We are very confident to recommend Oakwood Electric & Generator to all of our friends. JN, Downers Grove

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