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Old 07-06-2009, 08:12 AM   #1
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Hi all,

I was thinking of upgrading my service from 100 to 200 amp service. I would like to know how much it would cost to upgrade in Michigan. Any help would be appreciated.

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Old 07-06-2009, 08:57 AM   #2
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This is a do it yourself forum. Not a contractor forum. If you have gas appliances you probally don't need to put in 200 amps. If its just spaces a sub panel might work or a new panel with more spaces. Save you from having to install a new meter, weatherhead, feeder wires buried to a transformer.

New service upgrade around here cost around 1500 to 2000
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Old 07-06-2009, 09:37 AM   #3
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Prices vary widely by area
Best to call locally & get some estimates
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Old 07-06-2009, 11:07 AM   #4
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Prices vary widely by area
Best to call locally & get some estimates
Thats right. Get three quotes. Money is only part of the selection process. Only consider licensed, bonded and certified contractors or individual electricians.
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