Whole House Wiring Pittsburgh-PA
Replace Knob & Tube Wiring
PITTSBURGH Whole house WIRING EXPERTS
Tatman Electric has completed 100's of whole house wiring projects in Pittsburgh-PA and all the surrounding areas. Many of the home built near the 1950's have what is known as knob and tube electrical wiring, if your Pittsburgh home does then you should replacing it. Also, whole house wiring can be expensive and take the skills of a true professional like Tatman Electric.
Knob and Tube Wiring has many dangers associated with it. It was manufactured and installed long before many of our home’s appliances were. It's not designed to carry any type of electrical load with and it can't support many of the modern things we use every day in our homes. In addition, knob and tube wiring deteriorates and leaves you with exposed wires. Once wires are exposed it becomes dangerous and a fire hazard. If you do have knob and tube wiring, it's time for you to replace your homes old wiring in order to reduce the risk of shock or fire. Contact Tatman Electric for all your Pittsburgh whole home wiring projects.
Knob and Tube Wiring Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Knob and Tube Wiring in Pittsburgh and all western Pennsylvania cannot be repaired! If you have an issue with Knob and Tube Wiring that needs corrected, you will have to rewire the home. In most cases this means, you will also need a contractor to hang new dry wall. There is no way around replacing the knob and tube wiring, please understand that rewiring a property depending on the size is typically $6000-$20,000.
As much as we love helping our customers, we will not put you or your families life at risk under no circumstances! As far as quotes go, we charge to quote these projects, if you decide to go with us it is deducted from your total!
Outdated Wiring Can Create Additional Problems
Knob and tube wiring is no longer compliant to current Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania electrical code. This type of outdated wiring is dangerous and could become a factor if you ever try to sell your property. Our team of Pittsburgh electricians have responded to many failed home inspection reports because of knob and tube wiring. These home sellers are typically forced into having the whole house wired with new up to code wiring. In addition, new wiring will also lower your current home insurance premiums. It’s important to make certain your wiring is up to code before you decide to sell your property. Before having any Pittsburgh electricians make any wiring upgrades, keep in mind that the Pittsburgh Zoning and Saftety Beareau require that all electrical installation are performed by a certified electrician who is also properly licensed in Pittsburgh.
When Replacing Your Whole House Wiring -Think Ahead
If you’re replacing your homes knob and tube wiring with up to code current wiring, you must keep in mind the electrical requirements of the upcoming years. The current trends with smart homes and internet connect household appliances are becoming a standard for new construction homes. Having your entire home data wired will make connecting your home simpler. However, having your Pittsburgh electrician install 100/200 watt breaker boxes to allow your family a sufficient power supply for any future electrical use and never place you in the same position as the knob and tube wiring did.
In conclusion, when updateing home wiring project completed, it’s important to have a professional Pittsburgh electrical contractor. As a 3rd generation electrician, Tatman Electric is the best whole house wiring in Pittsburgh-PA option. We provide the highest quality of services and give all customers a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee.