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Please Note: Our office landline is not working and the repair company can not come out and fix it until 9/30/22. If you are trying to call the office and have been unable to get through, please instead call 715-432-1227 or email Thank you for understanding.

Who are we and what do we do?

Welcome! In The Lite Electric is a full service electrical contractor serving central and northern Wisconsin including Merrill, Wausau, Minocqua and all surrounding communities. We specialize in residential and commercial projects of all sizes, standby generators, in-floor heat and we have an entire division, ITL Smart Home, devoted to smart home systems. Please visit each individual page for more information on that specific service.

If you are interested in learning more about us, please keep scrolling through for a portfolio of our past work, client testimonials and our blog. If you are ready to speak to someone regarding your specific project, call, email or fill out the form on our contact us page. We look forward to working with you!

We won a Badger Craftsman Award!

We are so honored to have won the 2022 Badger Craftsman Award for Best Smart Home! This award is given out by the Wisconsin Builder’s Association and includes projects from all across the state of Wisconsin.

The project we won for is located in the Northwoods of Wisconsin and is an all-inclusive smart home. This project is a 12,347 square foot residential home with an attached office space. The home includes an indoor pool, hot tub, sunken bar, elevator, master suite, dog grooming room, bed and breakfast, 7 bathrooms, and 2 garages.

In total, there are more than 250 smart devices incorporated in the home including 154 lighting devices (switches, dimmers, wall and tabletop keypads), 31 automated shades, 6 security cameras, 4 thermostats, 11 smoke detectors, 20 speakers, 5 Google speakers, 3 smart displays, 17 smart televisions and 8 routers.

We were nominated for an international award!

We are so excited to announce that our project was nominated in the top 11 for the international Lutron Excellence Award. This award is given out for excellence in home automation, specifically home automation in lighting and shades. In order to be considered for this award, we submitted a 5-minute video, photos and a detailed written description of the project. The project that we submitted is one that was completed locally in Merrill. We are very honored to represent Merrill, Wisconsin on an international stage! For more information on our smart home services, check out ITL Smart Home.

Smart Home Systems

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ITL Smart Home offers design and installation of smart home systems in all categories including lighting, security, sound and shades. What is a smart home? Check out our blog post The Evolution of the Smart Home for more information.

Please click on each individual service for more details or contact our Home Automation Specialist at 715-539-3220 or to schedule your free consultation.

Standby Generators

In The Lite Electric offers wiring, installation, repair and maintenance of standby generators for your home or business. We can install a generator that will power just the essentials in the event of a power outage or one that will power an entire business. Call today to discuss what type of standby generator will work best for you.

  • We are certified Generac and Briggs & Stratton/Milbank dealers
  • We offer standby generator wiring, installation, repair and maintenance
  • Ask about our yearly maintenance program today!

If you would like more information about the features of standby generators and which one is right for you, please check out our blog post 5 things to consider when purchasing a standby generator.

For more information or to request your free estimate,

please call 715-432-1227.

In The Lite | Standby Generators
In The Lite | Standby Generators