About Riley Electric


Riley Electric, Electrical Contractor in Holton, KansasRiley Electric, Inc. is a third generation electrical business owned and operated by the Riley family since 1945. In 1945 Bill Riley opened Riley Electric in Holton after working for many years at the City of Holton Distribution. Soon after opening the business Bill was injured in a fire at which time his son, Dick, at only 11 years old began working for the business as ‘hired help’ after school. He continued his electrical work through high school and beyond. Continuing the tradition; Dick’s son Byron began electrical work with his dad and grandpa at 8 years old, he did on the job training and vo-tech through-out high school which allowed him to become full-time right out of school. To this day Dick and Byron continue to serve a great portion of Jackson County and the surrounding areas with their electrical service.

Riley Electric, Inc. specializes in residential, rural, and commercial wiring and are a licensed Briggs & Stratton Home Standby System and Winco Generator dealer serving Jackson County and surrounding communities. For more information on a particular generator or help with an electrical project please contact us using the contact form or call us at 785-364-2821.