About Us


Tesdell Electric is a family owned and operated provider of residential, multi-family, commercial, industrial and institutional electrical and communications services. Since 1975, we’ve worked directly with homeowners, contractors, architects, engineers, and business owners to provide quality, dependable services. Today, we’re constantly evolving to meet the demands of emerging technology – from IP telephony systems to energy saving lighting designs. Located in Ankeny, Iowa, we serve the Des Moines metro and surrounding area.

Tesdell Electric is dedicated to the development and continued growth of our employees, company, and community. We are committed to providing the latest technologies and best products; backed by our integrity and quality, with work finished to our customers’ expectations. The satisfaction of our customers directly affects our future; therefore, we are focused on complete customer satisfaction – before, during and after your project.

We consistently earn the respect and appreciation of our clients, suppliers and the community. Our commitment to excellence extends beyond the job site and into the community. We believe it is important to give back to the communities we call home. We support organizations engaged in making our community a better place to live, including those working in the following areas: Affordable Housing, Education, and Youth Activities.

We are green, we installed 48 solar panels on our roof producing over 10% of our annual energy consumption, deployed daylight harvesting sensors in our offices and utilize LED lighting for all of our exterior lighting!