Established in 2005, Frantz Electric is a family owned and operated, full service electrical contractor proudly serving Jim Thorpe, PA and its surrounding areas. 

Bud Frantz "Buddy Bear" founded Bear Electric Inc. in 1969 and provided outstanding electrical service to the Bucks County PA area for over 30 years before relocating to his second home in Jim Thorpe, PA.  

His son Jim Frantz worked for Bear Electric from 1995 to 2002. During this time, Jim also received his college degree in business management.  Jim has now taken over ownership and has re-branded the family business as Frantz Electric to serve the Jim Thorpe, PA area. 

This venture prides itself with valuable knowledge of the industry along with business-savvy to produce an outcome that benefits all. 

  • Experienced track record

  • Family owned and operated

  • Reputable (Go ahead..ask around!)

  • Free estimates

  • Quick callback (Yes, we call back!)

  • Fully insured for your protection

  • Polite and courteous

  • Low cost competitive rates

  • Senior discounts (mention at time of estimate)

  • Angies List Member

  • Residential, Commercial & Industrial

  • Referral program

  • Cell phone direct contact


To ensure quality and safety, our work is completed following the latest regulations of the National Electric Code and all local municipalities.