Welcome to David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc.

Who We Are

David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc. (DWE) is a bondable electrical contractor that has been in business for over 37 years.  Our main office is located in Culpeper, Virginia. Our primary area of work is Northern Virginia but we are capable of working on projects from Richmond to Fredericksburg and Charlottesville to Winchester.

DWE is committed to providing our clients with competitive prices, safe, first-class installations and worry-free experiences.  Management realizes that everyone has a competitive price but feel that by being proactive in managing our project, we can limit the amount of worry that clients may have.

Anticipating and planning for issues, which could delay project completions, is our responsibility.  Our staff is BIM capable and use Pre-Fabrication processes in an effort to reduce our footprint on the project.  DWE realizes that time is money and the client wants to complete their work as quickly as possible.

By doing our jobs properly, the clients and the owners can concentrate on other issues instead of worrying about the electrician.  Management believes that one less worry is a good thing for our clients.

DWE has also committed to providing a World Class safety program for its employees and clients.  Additionally, DWE is committed to providing the safest, best trained craftsman available.  They believe this so much that they do not leave the training of their craftsmen to others.  DWE is certified by the Commonwealth of Virginia to conduct their own apprenticeship training program.

Additionally, all job foremen are mandated to be Master Electricians in order to qualify to run work for DWE.  Our people, our proactive management style and our commitment to the client make us special.  That is why we have committed to the slogan: On Time, One Time...No Punchlist!

What We're Up To

June, 6th 2014

    Family night is tomorrow from 6-8 at Clore English Funeral Home in Culpeper. And the Funeral is Wednesday same place at 11am. Graveside service will be at the masonic cemetery across from Floyd T. Binns Elementary School in Culpeper.

January 6, 2013

Electricians-One of the Top 10 Best Jobs in 2014

According to Business News Daily, in an article published on December 18th, 2013; the best jobs for the future lists Electrician as the top job.  They go on to say:  “Jobs for people who know how to install and maintain electrical systems are expected to grow by nearly 25 percent over the next several years. You don't need a college education for this job, but most electricians receive training through a formal apprenticeship or by attending a technical school. Many states require you to be licensed before you can start working as an electrician.”

For more information on a career as an electrician, go to the Bureau of Labor Statistics and look up electricians in the Occupational Outlook Handbook.  The website address is http://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/electricians.htm .  This page gives you a summary of information.  It tells you what electricians do; what their work environment is; how to become an electrician; what kind of pay they receive and what the job outlook is going forward.

Additionally, you can contact Skip Wolfford, President, David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc. for more information on a career as an electrician as well as possible job opportunities with our firm.  He can be contacted Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM at 540-829-1707.

December 7, 2013

DWE is proud to announce the winning of the Westgate Elementary School Additions and Renovation bid.

December 7, 2013

DWE is proud to announce the winning of the Woodrow Wilson Library bid.

September 3, 2013

DWE is proud to announce the winning of the Spring Hill Rec Center bid.

September 2, 2013

David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc. is happy to announce that for the 31st consecutive year we have opened all of our school projects on time.  This is quite a testimony to the efforts and sacrifices of our employees who gave up a great deal of personal time from their lives to assist us in making this happen.

May 7, 2013

DWE is proud to announce the we have been named as the low electrical contractor for the complete renovation and additions to the Terra Centre Elementary School located on Burke, Virginia. This will be an occupied, phased renovation and addition.

May 3, 2013

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology Renovation project in Fairfax County, Virginia virtual tour.

March 27, 2013

David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc. was inspected by V.O.S.H.A. yesterday at their Marshall Road High School project in Fairfax County, Virginia.  This 360,000 square foot phased renovation project in which students and school staff continue to use the facility had no violations.  Management would like to congratulate all of our staff for continuing to uphold the highest of standards in our work and our dedication to the safety of the general public, our clients, fellow subcontractors and our staff.

March 20, 2013

David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc. has been named the electrical contractor for the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology Renovation project in Fairfax County, Virginia.  This sixty-seven million dollar project demolishes over 80,000 square feet of existing school; adds an additional 205,000 square feet of new construction along with the renovation of over 183,000 square feet of existing school.

The demolition, additions and renovation activities for this project will proceed while students and staff continue to use the facility.  Construction is initially scheduled to begin in April, 2013 and conclude in December, 2016

November 12, 2012

David M. Wolfford & Son would like to congratulate employees Craig Hurst, David O'Donnell, Andrew Soulsby and Jeremy Barnes for passing the Master Electrician exam!

September 20, 2012

Tomorrow is National Tradesmen Day! DWE would like to extend its thanks to our employees and their dedication to our profession.

September 6, 2012

David M. Wolfford & Son, Inc. is happy to announce that for the thirtieth consecutive year we have opened all of our school projects on time.  This is quite a testimony to the efforts and sacrifices of our employees who gave up a great deal of personal time from their lives to assist us in making this happen.

September 3, 2012

Tuesday, September 6th makes the beginning of our second year for our apprenticeship program.  This year we have forty-eight apprentices enrolled in 1st, 2nd and 3rd year classes.  DWE is committed to making and providing to our clients the best trained craftsmen in the industry.

06/07/2012

  • DWE is pleased to unveil our new Web site.
  • DWE just certified 24 new helpers and apprentices in OSHA 10-Hour Safety, CPR and Advance St Aid.
  • Tools, equipment and materials familiarization classes begin Thursday, June 14th at 4:00 PM for the new apprentices.

09/27/2011

  • DWE 1st Year Apprentice program begins. The students have started their year learning Electrical Theory.

09/26/2011

  • All DWE employees have completed OSHA 10 Hour safety training.

09/01/2011

  • 2011 Classes begin September 27th. See class calender for further details.

7/15/2011

  • Wolfford Electric becomes state certified for the apprentice program.
  • DWE is now state certified to teach in-house apprentice program, Master Electrician and continue education in the electric field.