At Hardt Electric, our expert team is here to solve your electrical problems – we are here to assist every step of the way. Our knowledge, professionalism and dedication to outstanding service is evident in every project that we touch.



If your organization is looking to maximize profitability by controlling and minimizing electrical costs, turn to Hardt Electric. The team at Hardt Electric is experienced in designing, installing and servicing alternative energy and sustainable systems.  These systems include solar photovoltaic, wind turbines, electric vehicle charging stations, battery storage/microgrids and energy-saving retrofits.

We provide a turnkey answer for Sustainable Energy Solutions including the financing portion with the assistance of our partners NECA™ ECAP as well as procuring all rebates, grants and Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SREC) applicable to your project.  Our expert staff will also guide you through the tax incentives and benefits that are available for your system.

Hardt Electric is a member of the Illinois Solar Energy Association (ISEA),  Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) and is ICC Certified.


Hardt Electric specializes in all aspects of commercial electric contracting, including office build-outs, tenant improvement, ongoing service and preventative maintenance. Since 1973, our highly experienced team has partnered with companies throughout Chicagoland throughout the lifecycle of their electrical systems.

Our team of project managers and skilled electricians work closely with you to ensure your projects come in on-time and on-budget, while maintaining the highest quality of standards. Because of our extensive experience and consultative approach, we’re able to successfully complete electrical projects of all scopes and timeframes, time after time.

We back up our skill and expertise with our industry-leading JPAC® productivity system that enables us – and our customers – to oversee all aspects of the project.


Since we opened our doors in 1973, Hardt Electric has specialized in large-scale industrial and manufacturing electrical projects. We provide installation, maintenance and support for the machines that run your business, including backup power system, power controls and machinery. Not only do we work with industries as diverse as food & beverage and printing, we also have expertise in rigorous environments such as hospitals and highly secured government and mission critical facilities.

Our team is OSHA certified and experienced with all aspects of the site protocols for laboratory, institutional and heavy/light manufacturing facilities. We provide around-the-clock emergency industrial electrical services to lower the downtime when mechanical issues occur in your facility.


We know how important quality is to our customers, which is why we provide exceptional residential electrical expertise to homeowners, developers, contractors, and housing organizations. We are fully experienced in all aspects of electrical diagnostics, installations, upgrades and repairs, from replacing light fixtures to installing electrical systems for new construction. Rely on Hardt’s professionals for all your residential electrical needs.

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Hardt Electric’s Communications division is experienced in a wide array of low voltage, fiber optic and audiovisual cabling solutions. We provide installation, service and maintenance to keep your communication systems performing. In addition, building management companies in northern Illinois rely on Hardt’s riser management services to maintain the backbone of their facilities.