Get to Know Bates



In 1992, Bates Electric was founded  in St. Louis Missouri, by Chris Bates.  Now, Bates Electric proudly serves St. Louis and Cape Girardeau MO, Paducah and Louisville KY, Chicago IL, Miami FL, and beyond.  Our technicians have GPS tracked company vehicles, and are dispatched from their homes.  We are licensed, bonded, and insured.

We attribute our growth and success to integrity and quality in both professionalism and workmanship. Our solid reputation and tradition of values in delivering superior client service and the highest quality of craftsmanship demonstrate to our clients our commitment to meet their needs and exceed expectations.  The Better Business Bureau gives us an A ranking.  We also received the Angie’s List Super Service Award.  Bates Electric has been featured on national TV.  We showed viewers how to install a stand-by generator on the hit TV show This Old House.

Our staff of trained professionals are ready to assist you in any of the following areas of expertise: Commercial, Communications, Design/Build, Generators, Home Networking, Industrial, Lighting Design, Residential, Restorative, Security Systems, Service and Maintenance, and 24-Hour Emergency Service.

Every call is answered by a Bates Electric service representative, not an answering service or automated system.  Superior customer service is our trademark.  Call Bates Electric today!

St. Louis, MO: 636-464-3939

Cape Girardeau, MO: 573-335-6565

Chicago, IL: 312-767-9454

Miami, FL:     786-602-3939

Louisville, KY: 859-568-2121

Paducah, KY: 270-984-2000