Welcome to Lakes Area Electric!

Full-Service Electrical Company in Chisago City, MN

Since 2007, Lakes Area Electric (LAE) has been a leader in the electrical industry, specializing in commercial, industrial and residential wiring. From service calls to long-term projects, we offer prompt response times, competitive pricing, and the most reliable installations for every job. We pride ourselves on being able to find creative and cost-effective solutions. Our advanced knowledge, training, and attention to detail helps ensure that we get each project done right the first time.

Founded by Penzenstadler and Chris Bodell, Lakes Area Electric works on residential, commercial, and industrial projects throughout Minnesota’s Twin Cities area.

Our Services

Lakes Area Electric offers a wide variety of services to better support our diverse clientele. We frequently partner with major community contributors like schools, medical facilities, and manufacturers. Take a look at some of the work we do below, or call us today at 651-257-1595 to inquire about a specific project.

Commercial & Industrial

LAE works with commercial and industrial organizations to design, install, and maintain all electrical systems.

Lighting Retrofits

Any system can be brought up to speed with the right approach. Contact us today to learn more about how you can save money by taking steps to reduce your energy usage.

Custom Manufacturing

When it comes down to finding that one perfect piece, trust the technicians at LAE to make it for you.

Energy Management

Reducing your energy consumption is good for the earth, and even better for your wallet.

Fire Alarm System Design & Installation.

Protect your business and everyone who contributes to it.

Low Voltage Work

At the end of the day, it’s all about the wiring.

Trenching & Boring

When the work requires underground installment, choose a team you can trust to get it done quickly and safely.


LAE partners with people throughout and beyond the Chisago Lakes area to optimize single and multi-family homes.

Electrical System Repairs

Every home needs a support team.

Home Remodeling

Trust the technicians at LAE to bring your dream home to life.

Installations/Repairs for Pools & Hot Tubs

Life’s little luxuries need to be taken care of. LAE installs and maintains home aquatics so you can relax and enjoy.

New Home Wiring

Building a new home or remodeling? LAE can properly wire your home to make it easy for you to connect your devices and enjoy modern technology.

For quotes, project inquiries, or maintenance requests, contact Lakes Area Electric today by calling 651-257-1595. In the case of an emergency, please feel free to utilize our cell phone numbers. Our professional electricians look forward to giving you the personalized attention and quality customer service you deserve!