Diy updating knob and tube

The house I recently bought (over 100 years old) has had almost all of its wiring replaced with a new elctrical board.However, in two cases the new wiring has been connected to existing knob-and-tube wiring in a junction box, with the ground wire not connected.Old houses often need updates to electrical systems; the author’s 1903 home was no exception.Follow these tips to get it done without causing undue—or irreparable—damage to your building.Q: We live in an 1840s Greek Revival house that, among other challenges, has no insulation.We'd like to take advantage of our utility company's energy-efficiency incentive program, which would pay up to 50 percent of the cost of blowing cellulose insulation into walls and ceiling areas.

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I did a bathroom remodel and needed new wiring installed since the old wire was knob and tube and tied into all the lights into the house.Failing to get permits can result in having to pull out finished work.3.Decide whether you want to run just electrical, or data, fire, and security as well.Need advice I'm getting my home rewire I got an estimate for 6000 to remove any knob and tube for lighting circuits and remain outlets.Plus 100 a panel

I did a bathroom remodel and needed new wiring installed since the old wire was knob and tube and tied into all the lights into the house.

Failing to get permits can result in having to pull out finished work.3.

Decide whether you want to run just electrical, or data, fire, and security as well.

Need advice I'm getting my home rewire I got an estimate for 6000 to remove any knob and tube for lighting circuits and remain outlets.

Plus 100 a panel $1,140.00, permit $89.00Surge protection $359.00100a overhead service $930.00Cert tag $125.00 any additional advice.

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I did a bathroom remodel and needed new wiring installed since the old wire was knob and tube and tied into all the lights into the house.Failing to get permits can result in having to pull out finished work.3.Decide whether you want to run just electrical, or data, fire, and security as well.Need advice I'm getting my home rewire I got an estimate for 6000 to remove any knob and tube for lighting circuits and remain outlets.Plus 100 a panel $1,140.00, permit $89.00Surge protection $359.00100a overhead service $930.00Cert tag $125.00 any additional advice.

,140.00, permit .00Surge protection 9.00100a overhead service 0.00Cert tag 5.00 any additional advice.